After Kerala High Court directed the Election Commission to ensure that voters with multiple entries vote only once in the upcoming state assembly elections, Leader of Opposition, Ramesh Chennithala on March 29 urged CEC to follow HC directions and do the needful for transparent polls. "It's a fraud on democracy. How can the EC go with this electoral roll? Bogus voters are now included in the list. Kerala HC has directed EC to ensure that a citizen votes only once. I urge CEC to follow HC directions and do the needful for transparent polls," he said to media persons. "There's a secret understanding between BJP and CPM. CPM wants another 5 years while BJP wants 10 seats, everybody knows about it. People are not fools, they will give a befitting reply to BJP and CPM's unholy alliance," he added. The state Assembly polls are scheduled to be held in single phase on April 06.
The holy month of 'Ramadan' is going on in the country and during this month, people prefer non-alcoholic traditional perfumes, 'attar'. Hence, demand of these perfumes has increased in Srinagar. 'Attar' perfumes is made by natural flowers after processing them for months and are available in various fragrances including 'gulab', 'chameli', 'Nargis', musk, and 'kesar'. The business of 'attar' perfumes also blooms during 'Ramadan' due to increase in demands. 'Ramadan' is a month-long Muslim festival and is celebrated by fasting and devoting to Allah.
A Covid patient who passed away at the Palamu Medical College and Hospital here was cremated with the help of a few Muslim residents. After Meena Devi (55), a... IndiaTimes Also reported by •Indian Express