Prime Minister Narendra Modi hailed Congress veteran leader Ghulam Nabi Azad for praising elections held in Jammu and Kashmir. He said, "Ghulam Nabi ji always speak decently, never uses foul language. We should learn this from him, I respect him for it. He praised elections held in JandK... I believe...
A woman in Patna misbehaved with police personnel who were on duty to implement COVID-19 lockdown restrictions. She claimed that she could not get conveyance to return back to her hometown. During the verbal spat, she did not spare Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar.
Congress senior leader Kapil Sibal while appreciating TMC chief Mamata Banerjee's victory in West Bengal state assembly elections irrespective of what Centre government did called her 'Jhansi ki Rani.' He further called Prime Minister Narendra Modi 'Goliath.' Kapil Sibal said, "When PM won '19 polls, I congratulated him, couldn't have called him Jhansi ki Rani, he was Goliath. We must congratulate leaders who win. Centre did everything and EC helped. Despite that, if Mamata ji gets 2/3rd majority, she should be called Jhansi ki Rani."
India recorded the highest single-day COVID death toll on May 05 with 3,780 deaths. Senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal while talking to ANI on country's grave situation asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to apologise to the nation for his negligence towards dealing with the COVID crisis. "They have set an example with their negligence to not fight pandemic the way they did. Today's condition is so that daily 300 people are dying. I don't want to blame but Prime Minister Narendra Modi should apologise to the nation for his sheer negligence."
The construction of a water filtration plant at Nowgam village of Shangus Block of Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag district is currently underway. The new water filtration plant would be equipped with the latest purification technology and will provide clean drinking water to over 40 thousand people in four villages of Shangus block of Anantnag. According to Muhammad Ayoub, the assistant executive engineer Jal Shakti sub division Anantnag, "The work on this water filtration project will cost Rs 13 crore and 33 lakhs and within next month, the project will be completed and villagers will get clean drinking water." "Two main projects are underway here under two different programs. One filtration plant of one million gallons per day (MGD), SRA of two lakh gallons and allied structures are being built to give clean water to locals. This is a centrally sponsored scheme," he said. Muhammad Amin, a local said, "Last year in December, the work got stalled because of winter. But now we can drink clean water. The work is going on very well and we are thankful to the government for this filter plant. Four villages will get the benefit from this plant." Ghulam Nabi, another local said, "The quality of water was very bad and caused many diseases here. Now, we are getting clean water. The work is underway and now we will get to drink clean water. We thank the government for this plant."
PC Chacko, who recently left the Congress party, on March 16, said that in the upcoming Kerala elections, he extended his support to Left Democratic Front (LDF), and indicates that he will likely to join the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) or LDF after meeting with NCP chief Sharad Pawar. "I'm meeting Sharad Pawar. Whatever crisis party is facing, it needs to be discussed. I'm also meeting Sitaram Yechury and GN Azad to discuss future course of action. I need to extend my support to LDF. I'll decide (on joining) after meeting Pawar sahib," Chacko said.
At the first summit of the leaders of the Quadrilateral grouping, a Quad vaccine initiative was announced Friday for supply of vaccines to the Indo Pacific; Ahead of the West Bengal Assembly election, former BJP leader Yashwant Sinha joined the Trinamool Congress; Top Congress leaders, including Ghulam Nabi Azad, Anand Sharma and Kapil Sibal of the "group of 23", have not been named in the party's list of star campaigners. All this and more news at 2 PM.
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