16 Tablighi Jamaat members booked in Chhattisgarh for hiding travel history
Tuesday, 7 April 2020 Sixteen Tablighi Jamaat members were booked on Monday in Korba for allegedly hiding travel history, misleading authorities and putting lives of others at risk, said Abhishek Meena, Korba Superintendent of Police (SP).
Haryana Health Minister Anil Vij warned the Tablighi Jamaat member to come forward and surrender before April 8. Vij said over 500 Tablighi members have been identified and quarantined. Vij said FIRs have been registered against foreigners from Tablighi Jamaat members. Haryana saw a sharp spike in...
, In a video conference with BJP's GVL Narasimha Rao over coronavirus, Dr Harsh Vardhan said enough has been discussed and debated about Tablighi Jamaat event when BJP's GVL Narasimha Rao asked, "If Tablighi Jamaat event was a take off point for corona in India? "Enough has been discussed and debated about it. I feel bad to raise this issue every now and then," answered Union Health Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan.
Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel on July 4 said that the state government didn't stop the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA) work during the lockdown. "Several people put PIL and even went to High Court, we reply their also but we didn't stop MGNREGA. There was a time when most number of labourers worked in Chhattisgarh. We paid every labourers within 15 days, and we didn't get any complaint in regards to payment," he said.
The price of vegetables has raised the graph in Chhattisgarh and Jammu and Kashmir. Not only has the rain affected the supply and sale of vegetables but the ongoing Corona issue has also stayed the people to purchase vegetables from outside.
In Chhattisgarh's Raigarh two robbers killed ATM cash van driver in a loot incident. A CCTV footage shows that the two robbers speeding off on a bike and pointing pistols at shocked passersby. Raigarh's Additional Superintendent of Police (ASP), Abhishek Verma said, "Two men on bike came outside the ATM, their faces were covered with white cloth, one of them went inside the ATM and the other one walked up the driver and shot him, killing him on the spot, another person is in injured condition." Police has started the investigation.
Residents of 50 villages in Chhattisgarh's Bijapur on June 29 broke police barricading to enter collector office with their demands. The demands included cash payment to them for collection of Tendu leaves. The protestors had walked to the office from Cherpal village, covering 25 km on foot. One of the protestors said, "The Collector told us that we will be given cash within two days. If that doesn't happen we will protest again."
With members of Tablighi Jamaat being linked to as many as 30% Covid-19 cases in India, Hindustan Times' Senior Editor Aditi Prasad spoke to the religious group's counsel, Fuzail Ayyubi regarding the..
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