Sunday, 20 December 2020 The last rites of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) ideologue Madhav Govind Vaidya were performed at a crematorium at Nagpur in Maharashtra on Sunday. RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat, RSS Nagpur Mahanagar Sanghchalak Rajesh Loya, Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh, former state energy minister Chandrashekhar Bawankule, swayamsevaks and many other people attended the funeral.
Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat paid his last respect to RSS ideologue MG Vaidya. He paid him tribute at his residence in Maharashtra's Nagpur on December 20. Vaidya passed away at the age of 97 on December 19. Speaking to ANI, Mohan Bhagwat said, "His life was an encyclopedia...
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi took a pot shot at BJP by saying that wherever the party and its ideologue RSS go, hatred starts to intensify there. He said, "People of Assam say their history and culture are being attacked. Tamil Nadu and Bengal are facing the same thing." The fifth phase of assembly polls will be held in West Bengal on April 17.
Ahead of Assam Assembly elections, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi slammed Central government and Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) by saying one force, born in Nagpur are trying to control the whole county. "You think democracy is declining. Youth is unemployed, farmers are protesting, CAA is there. We can't ask the people of Assam to forget their culture, language if they come to Delhi. One force, born in Nagpur, trying to control the whole country," said Rahul while interacting with students in Assam's Dibrugarh.
Two-day long Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh's (RSS) Akhil Bharatiya Pratinidhi Sabha has begun in Bengaluru on March 19. RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat, Suresh Bhaiyyaji Joshi was present at the event. Around 450 representatives are participating in it across the country.
Private bus drivers in the state expressed their anger after Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) resumed services with few buses. KSRTC employees along with their families were seen beating utensils (Thalis) to protest against the government. A private bus driver, Afzar said, "The government should accommodate full services of private buses otherwise it would incur loss." Father of a KSRTC bus driver, Vishnu Kanth said, "KRSTC only provides Rs 12,000 which is not enough and parents of a bus driver gets no benefits. We are in a problem and I request Chief Minister, Prime Minister and Nitin Gadkari to intervene. We are Karnataka people not terrorists.
Union Minister Nitin Gadkari along with VK Singh, including party's Tamil Nadu chief L Murugan, released BJP's manifesto on March 22 for the upcoming Tamil Nadu Assembly elections, at Le Royal Meridien Chennai. Tamil Nadu will go to Assembly polls in single phase on April 06. Counting of votes will be held on May 02.
Union Minister of Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari reacted on high prices of electric vehicles. He said that presently the prices are higher but he hopes that the prices of petrol, diesel vehicles and electric vehicles will be equal within two years. "Presently, prices of electric vehicles are higher but I hope that prices of electric bikes, cars and buses and those run by petrol and diesel will be equal within two years," he said.
Maharashtra Leader of Opposition Devendra Fadnavis accused Maharastra Police of harassing a Daman-based Remdesivir supplier for agreeing to supply a stock of the drug to the state on the request of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders. “We had requested Bruck Pharma to supply a stock of Remdesivir vials to Maharashtra. They said they couldn't until permissions were given. I spoke with Union Minister Mansukh Mandaviya and got Food and Drug Administration (FDA)'s permission. Tonight around 9 pm, the police arrested him," said Fadnavis. He added that the Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) Manjunath Singe told they had inputs that some exporters had 60,000 vials and they only wanted to verify the same. However, Singe refuted the allegations that the distributor was arrested. Watch the full video for more.
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In Nagpur, Covid-19 patients were seen sharing a bed in a hospital. This comes amid reports of beds in hospitals getting full due to a surge in Covid-19 cases. In the video, several patients can be seen sharing a bed in Nagpur hospital. The hospital official said that the priority is to provide oxygen to the patients arriving at the hospital. Watch the full video for more details.
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In a viral video, COVID-19 patient were seen sharing beds at Government Medical College and Hospital, Nagpur. This comes at a time when the country, is dealing with the second wave of coronavirus. Speaking on the matter, Dr. Avinash V Gawande, Medical Superintendent said, "It generally doesn't happen. It's a 900-bed hospital. Patients come from neighbouring districts and states. So it's important to give them oxygen quickly. We've 85-bed ward for emergency patients - acts as station before shifting patients. Sometimes several patients come simultaneously. In such situation, there might be possibility of there being 2 patients on one bed. But they're shifted within 10-15 minutes." Maharashtra has reported over 58,000 cases on April 14.
At least four died, some others injured after fire broke out in a Covid hospital in Nagpur. Officials said incident occurred at 8.10 pm on Friday at the hospital located in Wadi area. Around 27 patients were reportedly shifted to other hospitals following the blaze. Four fire tenders were rushed to spot, it took about an hour to bring fire under control. “This is a 30-bed Covid hospital out of which 15 were ICU beds. Patients have been evacuated and shifted to different hospitals,” a police official said. Meanwhile, CM Uddhav Thackeray has ordered an inquiry into the fire incident. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Home Minister Amit Shah expressed grief over the Nagpur hospital fire.
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A fire broke out at a COVID hospital in Maharashtra's Nagpur. Around 27 patients at the hospital were shifted to other hospitals. A police official said, "Around 27 patients at the hospital were shifted to other hospitals. We can't comment on their health condition now. Hospital has been evacuated." At least 3 people died in the incident and the dead bodies have been brought to Government Medical College and Hospital.
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