Suvendu Adhikari seeks disqualification of Mukul Roy from Bengal Assembly

Seeking disqualification of TMC leader Mukul Roy as a member of the West Bengal Legislative Assembly from the Krishnanagar Uttar Assembly Constituency, BJP MLA and Leader of Opposition in the West Bengal Assembly Suvendu Adhikari sent a petition to Speaker Biman Banerjee on Friday. “Respected Sir, Petition for Disqualification of Sri Mukul Roy, Member of Legislative Assembly from 83, Krishnanagar Uttar Assembly Constituency is […]

UP CM announces pension of Rs 4,000 for children who lost their parents to Covid-19

Keeping in view the need of the children who lost their parents due to COVID-19, Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath on Friday announced a monthly pension of Rs 4,000 under the Mukhyamantri Bal Seva Yojana. “The state government will give Rs 4,000 per month to children who lost their parents, till they turn 18 under Mukhyamantri Bal […]

Chhattisgarh CM to virtually inaugurate several development works today

Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel on Friday will virtually inaugurate and perform “Bhumi pujan” of development works worth Rs 111 crore for Korba district and works worth over Rs 122 crore for Janjgir-Champa district. According to a release by the Chief Minister’s Office (CMO), Baghel has inaugurated several development works in various districts through virtual programmes recently and […]

Maharashtra: Part of building collapses in Thane, no causality

A part of the first floor of a building collapsed at around 5:20 AM in the Thane West area of Maharashtra on Friday. No causalities have been reported, Thane Municipal Corporation informed. The remaining part of the 30-year-old structure of the Shivbhavan building is also in a dangerous condition. Regional Disaster Management Cell (RDMC) Thane Municipal Corporation […]

Covid-19: Odisha Mining Corporation contributes Rs 500 crore to CM’s Relief Fund

To support the state during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Odisha Mining Corporation contributed an amount of Rs 500 Crore to Odisha Chief Minister’s Relief Fund, Odisha Chief Minister Office (CMO) said on Thursday. In a statement, CMO said Odisha Agro Industries Corporation and Odisha Cashew Development Corporation paid also a dividend of Rs 3.76 Crore to the State Government. […]

Kerala police files FIR against BJP state chief over bribery allegations

Kerala Police has registered an FIR against state Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief K Surendran on Thursday in connection with a bribery case. This is the second FIR against the BJP state president on allegations that he had offered a bribe to Janathipathya Rashtriya Party (JRP) leader CK Janu to contest from Sulthan Bathery constituency on NDA ticket […]

Four arrested for sexual abuse of minor girls at Jharkhand shelter home

Four persons including the manager, his wife, and the warden of a shelter home in Jharkhand’s Jamshedpur were arrested in connection with physical exploitation and sexual molestation of minor girls from the Singrauli district of Madhya Pradesh, informed the police on Wednesday. A statement issued by Jamshedpur city superintendent of police (SP) Subhash Chandra Jat, said that the police have arrested the manager of Mother Teresa Welfare trust, Harpal Singh, his wife Pushpa Tirki, warden Geeta Devi and one […]

West Bengal Governor to meet President Kovind today

West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar will meet President Ram Nath Kovind at Rashtrapati Bhawan today at 11:30 am. “Governor WB Jagdeep Dhankhar along with Sudesh Dhankhar will call on President of India Ram Nath Kovind and First Lady Savita Kovind at Rashtrapati Bhawan @rashtrapatibhvn today at 11.30 am,” tweeted Dhankhar’s office. West Bengal Governor reached New Delhi on Tuesday […]

Uttarakhand govt orders FIR against labs from Delhi, Haryana in Mahakumbh Covid-19 testing scam

The Uttarakhand government has ordered the Haridwar district administration to register an FIR in COVID testing scam during the Mahakumbh, an official said on Wednesday. State government spokesperson Subodh Uniyal told ANI that an order has been issued to file a case against labs from Delhi and Haryana, which conducted testing at […]

Taj Mahal reopens for tourists from today

Months after being closed due to Covid-induced lockdown, entry to the historic Taj Mahal reopened on Wednesday. The Archaeological Survey of India’s (ASI) superintending archaeologist of Agra circle, Vasant Kumar Swarnkar informed on Tuesday, “Taj Mahal, among other ASI-protected monuments, will reopen from tomorrow.” Swarnkar also mentioned that strict COVID-protocols will be followed. “Entry will […]

Road Transport Corporation in Karnataka converts buses into mobile Covid vaccine centers

The North Eastern Karnataka Road Transport Corporation (NEKRTC) has converted buses into mobile COVID-19 vaccine centers to reach remote villages. Speaking to ANI Rajkumar Patil Telkur, Chairman, NEKRTC said that the bus service will be available 24×7 for the people and buses will start working from today. “The district administration and Municipal Corporation converted this bus into vaccine centre for the convenience […]