Residents of Uttar Pradesh's Varanasi lit earthen lamps and made rangolis on eve of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's birthday. PM Modi will turn 70 on September 17. Several social initiatives are being undertaken by the BJP party workers across the country to mark the birthday of PM Modi.
Fire broke out at a building of Diesel Locomotive Works (DLW) in Uttar Pradesh's Varanasi on September 16. Fire tenders are present on the spot to douse the flames. No casualties and injures have been reported so far. More details are awaited.
Fire broke out at a building of Diesel Locomotive Works (DLW) in Varanasi. The blaze erupted in the Transfer of Technology (TOT) building, as per officials. "Fire broke out in TOT building, part of administrative building in the morning and flames spread to several parts of the ToT. Immediately after that senior officials reached the spot and the fire tenders were pressed into service to control the flames," informed DLW spokesperson Ashok Kumar. It took the fire tenders around three hours to control the flame. Kumar said that the flames were controlled at around 9am. No casualty and injury have been reported. The cause of the fire is yet to be ascertained.
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As coronavirus cases continue to surge in the country, the recovery graph of states in parallel shows a steady picture. Maharashtra reported 21,656 new coronavirus cases taking total cases to 11,67,496. The state has so far reported 8,34,432 recoveries. Uttar Pradesh recorded 6,584 new infections and 6,806 recovered cases on September 18. Karnataka reported 8,626 new COVID-19 cases taking total number of cases to 5,02,982. The state recorded 10,949 discharges today. West Bengal reports 3,192 new cases, COIVD tally of state reached 2,18,772 including 1,90,021 discharges. 3,192 new cases, COIVD tally reached 2,18,772, including 1,90,021 discharges
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