Breaking News, Latest Updates Highlights of March 7
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address a mega rally in West Bengal's Kolkata today to gather support for the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for the upcoming assembly elections in the state.
Here are the highlights of March 7:
16:09 pm: Delhi reports 286 new COVID-19 cases, 260 recoveries, and two deaths in the last 24 hours.
Total cases: 6,41,101
Total recoveries: 6,28,377
Death toll: 10,921
Active cases: 1,803
13:57 pm: Aam Aadmi Party MP Sanjay Singh has given Zero Hour Notice for tomorrow in Rajya Sabha over the "death of Dadra and Nagar Haveli MP Mohan Delkar allegedly by suicide".
13:46 pm: Centre's responsibility is to establish brotherhood, but BJP spreading communal poison in country. Farmers have been protesting for 100 days, PM has time to go to Kolkata, rally against West Bengal govt, but no time to visit farmers in Delhi: Sharad Pawar
12:49 pm: One dead and other injured after falling off from the third floor of an under constructed building in Hauz Khas area of Delhi, yesterday. Victims were drunk. Probe on: Delhi Police
12:01 pm: Maharashtra, Kerala, Punjab, Karnataka, Gujarat and Tamil Nadu are reporting high daily COVID19 cases. They collectively account for 84.71 per cent of the 18,711 new daily cases reported in the last 24 hours, says Centre.
Rajasthan, UP, Chandigarh, Uttarakhand, Goa, Odisha, Himachal Pradesh, Jharkhand, Sikkim, Lakshadweep, Ladakh, Manipur, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Daman Diu and Dadar and Nagar, Tripura, Mizoram, Andaman and Nicobar Islands and Arunachal Pradesh have not reported any COVID19 deaths in last 24 hours, it added.
11:55 am: Just In: Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra to address Kisan Panchayat in Meerut today.
11:16 am: Andhra Pradesh: 3 people killed, 17 injured after a truck rammed into a parked tractor-trolley near Buttayigudem, West Godavari district, today morning. Injured admitted to Eluru Government Hospital, reports ANI.
10:35 am: Earthquake of magnitude 3.7 on the Richter scale occurred at 09.57 hours in Ladakh, says National Center for Seismology.
10:34 am: PM Modi inaugurates 7500th Janaushadhi Kendra at NEIGRIHMS in Shillong via video conferencing.
Medicines are expensive, that's why we've PM 'Jan Aushadhi ' yojana for the poor which saves their money. I urge people to buy medicines at affordable cost from 'Modi ki Dukaan' (as people like to call it), says PM Modi.
9:27 am: India reports 18,711 new COVID-19 cases, 14,392 discharges and 100 deaths in the last 24 hours, says Union Health Ministry.
Total cases: 1,12,10,799
Total discharges: 1,08,68,520
Death toll: 1,57,756
Active cases: 1,84,523
Total vaccination: 2,09,22,344
9:19 am: New Delhi Marathon 2021 was flagged off at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium today.
8:56 am: Maharashtra: Yesterday around 2 pm, a 15-year-old girl died allegedly by suicide by jumping off the terrace in Mumbai's Dadar area. No suicide note retrieved by the Police. Case registered under ADR, probe on, reports ANI.
8:25 am: Police today opened fire on rowdy-sheeter Chaddi Kiran after he attacked PC Basavanna while attempting to flee along with his associate. He's hospitalized after a leg injury, condition stable, says DCP North Bengaluru.
7:58 am: Air quality in Delhi in the 'moderate' category today, as per SAFAR.
7:58 am: Earthquake of magnitude 2.9 on the Richter scale occurred at 04.40 hours near Doda, Jammu and Kashmir today, says National Center for Seismology.
7:30 am: United States Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin likely to visit India later this month, reports ANI.
7:24 am: PM Modi will also address the Janaushadhi Diwas celebrations and dedicate the 7500th Janaushadhi Kendra at NEIGRIHMS in Shillong today via video conferencing.
7:21 am: PM Modi to address a mega rally at the Brigade Parade Grounds in West Bengal's Kolkata today for the upcoming assembly polls in the state.
Posted By: Aalok Sensharma