On the second day of Ramzan month, people visited Mecca Masjid in Hyderabad on April 15 to offer early morning prayers. People without masks won't be allowed and sanitizers have been placed in the Mosque premises. Speaking to ANI, Haafiz Mohammad Haneef, the Muezzin of Mecca Masjid, said that there are regular announcements through loud speakers for the people coming to the mosque to offer Namaz by following all the instructions of the government and pray to Allah to end this deadly disease soon. "Use of sanitizers and masks is compulsory to enter the mosque and people are instructed to sanitize themselves before entering the mosque and after leaving," he added. Shoaib, a local said, "We are using masks, which is compulsory for us to enter the mosque. The people are using sanitizers and maintaining social distance and also following all COVID norms."
Telugu New Year 'Ugadi' is being celebrated today. MoS Home Affairs G Kishan Reddy celebrated the festival at BJP Telangana state office. BJP workers also participated in the ceremony. According to the Hindu calendar, Gudi Padwa and Ugadi are celebrated on the first day of the year.
A Hyderabad-based magician has been travelling blindfolded to spread awareness among people. The 45-year-old is spreading awareness on Covid-19 norms, plastic-free environment and road safety. Kick-starting 'Bharat Sandesh Yatra', Ram Krishna has travelled to 11 states on his bike. After his halt in Agra, Krishna's upcoming destination is the national capital. “I began the 'Bharat Sandesh Yatra 2021' from Hyderabad's Charminar on March 19. The yatra aims at corona awareness, plastic-free environment and road safety. I came to Agra from Jaipur and now I will be travelling to Delhi,” he said. Ram Krishna's goal through 'Bharat Sandesh Yatra' is to travel 10,000 kms in 30 days.
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Cold conditions had returned with fresh spell of rain and snow in North hill state of Himachal Pradesh. Different regions including Lahaul-Spiti, Kullu and Shimla received heavy to moderate rain and snow in higher reaches of the state. "Different parts of the state had received heavy to moderate rain and snowfall in higher reaches of the state. The Lahaul-Spiti and parts of Kullu district had received light to moderate fresh snowfall and other parts of state had received rain. Manali had also recorded 30 mm rain during past 24 hours. The forecast would remain same for next two days. Heavy rainfall warning had already been issued for other districts.The temperature would go down by 4 to 6 degree celsius in the region. The sky would get clear by March 24," IMD Director Manmohan Singh said. Nisha, a tourist from, Delhi said that Delhi is experiencing terrible heat and here it's feeling like one will get freezed; yesterday it was normal weather here but it's been raining from morning today. "I have come here with my family for 2-3 vacations and it's been getting tough for us to wander in the rain so we have to plan accordingly," said Mohan, who came to Shimla on vacation.
An avalanche reportedly hit a village in Himachal Pradesh on March 20. No casualties reported so far. The avalanche occurred near Khangsar village in Gondhala area of Himachal's Lahaul and Spiti district. The snowslide was caught on camera. Watch the full video for more.
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Ex-Army personnel and star medal awardee drives auto rickshaw on Hyderabad streets to earn his bread and butter. Sheik Abdul Kareem received a special award for his contribution in the1971 Indo-China..