The driver lost control of the vehicle after it hit sugarcane hanging out of the tractor trolley coming from the opposite direction,” said a police official.
Twelve died on the spot while three of the eight injured died in a nearby hospital.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced that ex-gratia of Rs two lakh from the Prime Minister's National Relief Fund would be given to the next of kin of each person killed in the accident and Rs 50,000 would be given to each injured.
Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) convener and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal in Gujarat's Surat said BJP and Congress are perturbed and scared since results of Gujarat municipal elections rolled out. "I've been listening to statements of BJP and Congress, over past few days after the results (of Gujarat municipality elections). They're perturbed, a little scared. We have to understand that they're not scared of you or AAP. They're scared of people who voted for you," said Arvind Kejriwal. ."
Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Convener and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal met newly elected corporators of the party as well as its volunteers, in Surat. Delhi CM Kejriwal is in Gujarat to thank the people of Surat as AAP bagged 27 seats in local body polls.
The newly formed Indian Secular Front (ISF) of Furfura Sharif Cleric Abbas Siddiqui on February 26 expressed desire to fight upcoming West Bengal polls with Congress. "We wanted to share seats in West Bengal, as we will face loss if there's a vote split. So it will be good if we fight together. We've got 30 seats as per our choice. With Congress seat-sharing stand still not clear, talks still on," said Abbas Siddiqui, Indian Secular Front. Surat (Gujarat), Feb 26 (ANI): Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Convener and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal met newly elected corporators of the party as well as its volunteers, in Surat. Delhi CM Kejriwal is in Gujarat to thank the people of Surat as AAP bagged 27 seats in local body polls.
Amid skyrocketing prices of petrol and diesel in the country, Nagaland became the fifth state to provide relief to consumers. The state government reduced petrol tax from 29.8% to 25%, or Rs 18.26 to Rs 16.04 per litre, whichever is higher. The tax on diesel was reduced from 17.5% to 16.5%, or Rs 11.08 to Rs 10.51 per litre, whichever is higher. Earlier, West Bengal, Assam, Rajasthan, and Meghalaya had announced fuel relief. Watch the full video for more.
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Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar has responded to farmer leader Rakesh Tikait’s warning of another tractor rally, but this time with 40 lakh tractors. Responding to a question, the minister said that the government has always been committed to working for the farmers and doubling their incomes. ‘Discussions have been held many times, if they have a point to raise even now, we are ready to discuss,’ Tomar added. This comes after Rakesh Tikait during a rally in Sikar, Rajasthan said that they will soon announce another tractor rally, this time to the Parliament and with 40 lakh tractors. Watch the full video for all the details.
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'Kim Kardashian Files For Divorce From Kanye West After Seven Years of Marriage'
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are getting divorced, ending months of rumours and speculation over their strained relationship.
Having been separated for months, court papers revealed that Kim filed for divorce and is seeking joint legal and physical custody of their four children
The couple married in a lavish ceremony in Italy in 2014, two years after they started dating.
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Kim Kardashian has reportedly filed for divorce from Kanye West over irreconcilable differences. Her publicist broke the news to a private media agency yesterday. The mega-celebrity couple's divorce proceedings come just weeks after US media reported the pair were living separately and going through counseling dealing with relationship issues. Kim has requested joint legal and physical custody of the kids.
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13 people died after they were run over by a truck in Surat's Kosamba on January 18. The labourers were sleeping on the pavement of the Palod village, when the truck driver lost his control and drove it over the sleeping workers. All the deceased hailed from Rajasthan. 13 people died on spot, while the remaining six were admitted in a nearby hospital.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi attended a webinar programme on budget allocation for Department of Financial Services where he focused on encouraging private enterprises. He said, "There is still great scope for the banking and insurance sectors in our economy. Keeping this in mind, we have taken many steps in this Budget - be it our decision to privatise two PSBs, raising FDI limit to 74% in insurance or our decision to bring LIC IPO. Our effort is to encourage private enterprises wherever possible. However, the country needs effective participation of the public sector in banking and insurance."
Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed at 2nd Khelo India Winter Games via video-conferencing. He said, "The experience of 'Khelo India Winter Games' will help us move forward with a holistic approach. These winter games in JandK will help establish new sporting ecosystem. The 'Khelo India' centres of excellence will also promote JandK tourism. Sports are not just a hobby or 'time pass'. In sports, we learn team spirit, look for new ways in defeats and learn to repeat victories. Sports shape the lives and lifestyle of players. It boosts self-confidence."
Prime Minister Narendra Modi attended 33rd convocation ceremony of The Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University via video-conferencing on February 26. He said, "The Indian health eco-system is being seen with new eyes, new respect and new credibility. However, this also means that world will have greater expectations from you which is responsibility on your young and strong shoulders. The learning from pandemic can help us to fight other diseases like TB as well."