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Here are the highlights of the day:
12:37 hours: Work is underway on many infrastructure projects in both Ladakh and North East. These projects are not just infrastructure projects but are an important part of the National Security Grid, says Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh.
12:30 hours: In February, a ceasefire agreement was signed between India and Pakistan. We are in 'wait and watch mode' because of the trust deficit between the two countries. There has been no ceasefire violation along the border since the recent ceasefire agreement, says Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh.
A year has passed since the Galwan Valley incident. The bravery, valour and restraint shown by Indian Army is incomparable. The future generations will also be proud of those brave soldiers, he added.
12:15 hours: Since India became independent, many anti-India forces have attempted to create an atmosphere of instability in India, either on the borders or through the borders. A massive effort has been made in this direction from Pakistan's soil, says Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh.
I believe that terrorism in Kashmir will end. I have this belief because the strength that the separatist forces used to get there due to Article 370 and 35A is over now, he added.
12:00 hours: Girish Chodankar to continue as president of Goa Congress, Digambar Kamat as CLP (Congress legislative party) leader in the state, says Congress.
11:45 hours: Arrests have been made in recent incidents in Rewa, Neemuch. So far, five people have been arrested, another person to be arrested today in the Neemuch incident. No criminal is being spared, says Madhya Pradesh Home Minister Narottam Mishra.
11:18 hours: I convey my heartfelt congratulations to all medal-winning para-athletes at Paralympic Games. Avani Lekhara has made India proud by winning a gold medal. Bhavina Patel, the daughter of Gujarat has made the people of the state proud, says Union Home Minister Amit Shah.
11:00 hours: The COVID19 situation is under control in Delhi. The positivity rate in the national capital is 0.4 per cent. The government has decided to establish more than 6,800 ICU beds in seven hospitals within 6 months, says Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain.
10:34 hours: With the administration of 31.14 lakh (31,14,696) vaccine doses in the last 24 hours, India’s COVID-19 vaccination coverage has reached 63.43 crores (63,43,81,358) as per provisional reports till 7 am today, says Union Health Ministry.
9:59 hours: Just In: 2 people were killed, 5 buried under debris due to a landslide near Jumma village of Pithoragarh district. District Magistrate ordered to intensify the rescue mission, tweets Uttarakhand CM Pushkar Singh Dhami
9:44 hours: Sensex rises over 400 points to trade at 56,526. Nifty at 16,829.
9:29 hours: It was decided that the next poll in Punjab will be contested under leadership of Sonia and Rahul Gandhi. Harish Rawat (Punjab party in charge) should tell when it was decided that the poll will be fought under Captain Amarinder Singh's leadership, says Congress MLA Pargat Singh.
8:57 hours: BREAKING: India's Devendra Jhajharia wins silver, Sundar Singh wins bronze in javelin throw class F45 at Tokyo Paralympics.
8:45 hours: Tokyo Paralympics 2020: Phenomenal performance Avani Lekhara! Congratulations on winning a hard-earned and well-deserved Gold, made possible due to your industrious nature and passion towards shooting. This is truly a special moment for Indian sports. Best wishes for your future endeavours, tweets PM Modi.
8:20 hours: BREAKING: India's Yogesh Kathuniya wins silver medal in discus throw F56 at Tokyo Paralympics.
8:16 hours: NDA coordination committees should be set up at the national level, in Bihar, and at other places also, to ensure smooth functioning of NDA, says JDU Secretary General KC Tyagi.
8:09 hours: BREAKING: India's Avani Lekhara wins Gold Medal in women's 10m AR Standing SH1 Final at Tokyo Paralympics.
8:00 hours: Several rockets heard flying over Afghan capital Kabul, targets unclear, reports AFP.
7:31 hours: Tokyo Paralympics 2020, Shooting Round 2 Women's 10m AR standing SH1 Qualification: India's Avani Lekhara qualifies for final.
7:18 hours: The Supreme Court will resume physical hearing from September 1 in a "graded manner".
Posted By: Aalok Sensharma