In a press briefing Chief Election Commissioner Sushil Chandra detailed how states of UP, Uttarakhand, Punjab, Manipur and Goa will hold elections amid a Covid-19 surge in the country, as political parties do not want any delay.
In a tragic incident that took place in Bengaluru on Saturday evening, a Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike mowed down a 25-year-old youth, reportedly a Swiggy delivery boy, on Nagawara-Thanisandra main road. This is the fourth such incident reported in 2 months. According to the official police report, a speeding BBMP truck knocked down the bike and ran over him.
#BBMPGarbageTruck #Bengaluru #SwiggyDeliveryBoy
In a horrifying incident that took place in Ghaziabad on Wednesday evening, a juice seller was assaualted over payment of Rs 90 and later died owing to the critical injuries. He was allegedly assaulted by three suspects who refused to pay ₹90 for the lemonade they purchased at his stall near River Hindon Metro station.
#Ghaziabad #JuiceSellerAssaulted #GhaziabadJuiceSeller
Covid cases are surging once again in the country. India on Friday reported 3,688 fresh covid-19 cases in a span of 24 hours. With this the total tally of infections in the country jumped to 4,30,75,864.
#Covid19 #Covid19Cases #India
Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the nation on his monthly radio program 'Mann Ki Baat'. This is PM Modi's first radio program after winning assembly polls in Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Manipur, and Goa
#BharatBandh #SBI #March28th
BJP won 20 seats in the Goa Assembly elections which concluded recently and Pramod Sawant was sworn in as the state's Chief Minister for the second time on Monday. The oath was administered by the Goa Governor PS Sreedharan Pillai.
#GoaAssemblyElections #PramodSawant #GoaChiefMinister
A court in Uttar Pradesh on Wednesday allowed for the hearing of a lawsuit demanding the removal of a mosque in Mathura. It is alleged by the petitioners that the mosque is built on the Krishna Janambhoomi or the Birth place of Lord Krishna. This is the third of the many controversies that have come to light in the recent years starting with the Ayodhya Janmbhoomi case to the very recent Gyanvapi mosque controversy.
#KrishnaJanmabhoomi #MathuraMosque #UPCourt
Reports say the Election Commission will meet Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan on Monday to discuss Covid situation in states headed for polls next year amid the threat posed by Omicron. This and..
The Lok Sabha on Monday passed the Election Laws Amendement Bill 2021 to link voter ID cards with Aadhaar. Such a Bill has been demanded by the Election Commission since 2015 to put an end to duplicate..
A meeting between the full Election Commission and the PMO has raised questions on breach of protocol. The Indian Express had reported that CEC Sushil Chandra and the two Election Commissioners joined..