On occasion of 551st birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev ji protesting farmers sang 'gurbani' at Singhu border. They prayed at the protest site and also distributed sweets on the occasion. Farmers have continued their agitation at Delhi border after rejecting the offer of conditional talks of the central government.
The protest from farmers against the Modi government’s recently passed farm bills has now entered its fifth day. The farmers who rejected the Centre’s talks offer have now threatened to block entry points into Delhi. Many farmers also spent another night in the cold at the Singhu, Tikri and Ghazipur border points. Policemen were seen putting up concretes in the border areas amid tightened security. Around 32 farmer organisations, mostly from Punjab, and a few farmers from Gujarat and Maharashtra as well managed to reach Delhi on Friday and assembled at the border areas to continue their protest. Home Minister Amit Shah had held a meeting with Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar at BJP chief JP Nadda's residence on late Sunday night to discuss the ongoing farmers' protests. Farmers have been protesting at various places in Delhi and Haryana and have rejected the central government's offer to hold talks on December 3 saying that imposing conditions for starting a dialogue is an insult to them. Watch the full video for all the details.
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The air quality of the national capital degraded on November 30 as Delhiites woke up to hazy morning. Parts of Delhi were seen covered with thick layer of smog. According to Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB), the Air Quality Index (AQI) of the national capital is in 'poor to very poor' category.
Police have arrested a history-sheeter, with a bounty of Rs 10,000 on his head, during an encounter in Noida. The history-sheeter, identified as Shivam has dozen of crimes registered against him. His accomplice succeeded in fleeing during the encounter. Police is searching for him and further investigation is underway.
Uttar Pradesh Police have arrested a man after an encounter, who is a member of an illegal animal slaughtering gang in Noida. Two of his accomplice succeeded in fleeing. The gang used to slaughter stray animals. Police have identified the persons and investigating the matter.