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13 Dead After Being Run Over by Truck in Surat

13 people died after they were run over by a truck in Kosamba, Surat. “All the deceased are labourers and they hail from Rajasthan,” the police said.

(Source: ANI)

9:53 PM , 19 Jan

Lakshadweep Reports First COVID Case on 18 Jan, 14 Positive, 56 in Quarantine: Health Min

Lakshadweep reported its first case of COVID on 18 January. The person had come to Lakshadweep from Kochi on Jan 4. Initially, 31 primary contacts of the case traced& quarantined of which 14 tested positive&isolated. 56 contacts of positive cases traced&quarantined, reported ANI, citing the Health Ministry.

Further the Health Ministry, according to ANI, said a Central multi-disciplinary team comprising of experts from Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Puducherry; National Institute of Virology, Pune and Regional Office of Ministry of Health and Family Welfare were sent to Lakshadweep.

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7:08 PM , 19 Jan

CBI Recovers More than Rs 2 Cr in Bribery Case Probe

Central Bureau of Investigation has recovered more than Rs 2 crores during searches in a bribery case related to senior Northeast Frontier Railway officers; Rs. 4.43 Crore recovered so far, reported ANI.

6:13 PM , 19 Jan

Delhi Court Discharges 3 AAP MLAs Accused of Manhandling Woman

A Delhi Court discharged three AAP MLA in a case registered in 2017 for allegedly manhandling and abusing a woman in the assembly premises. The court finds no prima facie case is made out against accused persons and discharged them from all charges, reported ANI.

4:10 PM , 19 Jan

PM to Release Financial Assistance of Aprox Rs 2691 Cr Under PMAY-G in UP

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will release financial assistance of around Rs 2691 crores to 6.1 lakh beneficiaries in Uttar Pradesh under Pradhan Mantri Awaas Yojana – Gramin (PMAY-G) tomorrow via video conferencing, reported ANI, citing Prime Minister's Office.


Published: 19 Jan 2021, 8:25 AM IST
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