Breaking News, Latest Updates Highlights of November 20
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Here are the highlights of November 20:
17:25 pm: No lockdown to be imposed in the state: Shivraj Singh Chouhan, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister
16:24 pm: Kerala gold smuggling case: National Investigation Agency (NIA) conducts searches at five locations in Mallapuram and Kozhikode district.
15:43 pm: Neutralising of 4 terrorists belonging to Pakistan-based terrorist organisation Jaish-e-Mohammed and the presence of large cache of weapons and explosives with them indicates that their efforts to wreak major havoc and destruction have once again been thwarted, says PM Modi
Our security forces have once again displayed utmost bravery and professionalism. Thanks to their alertness, they have defeated a nefarious plot to target grassroots level democratic exercises in Jammu and Kashmir, PM Modi adds.
Delhi: Door-to-door survey begins for identification of symptomatic people amid a rise in COVID-19 cases in the national capital. An ASHA worker says, "If any person is suffering from fever, we send them to nearby government dispensary for COVID-19 test". pic.twitter.com/KHxKT8t2Yj— ANI (@ANI) November 20, 2020
14:53 pm: I want to ask Rahul Gandhi, eight parties have come together to form the Gupkar alliance in Jammu and Kashmir. Should I call it Gupkar or anti-national alliance or anti-people alliance? All its leaders make anti-national comments: Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan
14:52 pm: Met representatives of market associations. I removed their anxieties - goverment does not wish to shut any market. They assured that those without masks will be provided one for free by market associations. Shops will also be asked to keep spare masks and sanitisers, says Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal
13:21 pm: All schools in BMC jurisdiction to remain closed till 31st December. The decision has been taken in the wake of rise in COVID-19 cases in Mumbai. Schools will not re-open on November 23rd, says Mumbai Mayor Kishori Pednekar
13:19 pm: Centre has rushed four high-level teams to Haryana, Rajasthan, Gujarat and Manipur to visit the districts reporting high number of COVID cases and support state's efforts. Centre is also contemplating about sending teams to other States/UTs reporting a rise in cases, says Centre.
50,025 Ayushman Bharat - Health and Wellness Centres are now operational across the country. Aiming at providing Comprehensive Primary Health Care (CPHC) services to the communities closer to their homes, 1.5 lakh AB-HWCs are to be established by December 2022, adds Centre.
Haryana Health Minister Anil Vij being administered a trial dose of #Covaxin, at a hospital in Ambala.— ANI (@ANI) November 20, 2020
He had offered to be the first volunteer for the third phase trial of Covaxin, which started in the state today. pic.twitter.com/XDLy6et5uM
12:38 pm: Delhi recorded a minimum temperature of 7.5 degrees Celsius today - the lowest, in this winter season, which begins from the month of October. This is due to snowfall in plain and hilly areas. This dip in temperature will continue for next 2 days, says Kuldeep Srivastava, IMD, Delhi
11:44 am: I am meeting representatives of market associations today to seek their cooperation to ensure appropriate COVID behaviour at market places. Market associations can play very important role: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal
11:34 am: I am delighted that work is going on rapidly to send Bhutan's satellite to space with the help of ISRO, next year. For this purpose, Bhutan's four space engineers will go to ISRO in December, I send my regards to these four youth, says PM Modi.
11:16 pm: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Bhutanese counterpart Lotay Tshering today virtually launched RuPay Card phase-2 in Bhutan.
10:40 am: A strict law against 'Love Jihad' will soon be brought in the state. Home Department has sent a proposal to the Department of Law, says UP government.
9:28 am: Sensex opens 130 points up, currently trading at 43,725 points with a gain of 125 points. Nifty currently at 12,835 points, up by 63 points.
9:17 am: A total of 12,95,91,786 samples tested for COVID-19, up to 19th November. Of these, 10,83,397 samples were tested yesterday, says Indian Council of Medical Research
#WATCH Madhya Pradesh: Band players celebrated with Indore MP Shankar Lalwani after he helped them get permission to perform at marriage functions while following #COVID19 norms. (19.11.2020) https://t.co/ZdCQaAD0uC pic.twitter.com/8S6YfUgDyF— ANI (@ANI) November 20, 2020
8:40 am: With 28 new cases, Mizoram's COVID-19 tally has reached 3541. Currently, 3025 have recovered from the infection in the state and the active number of cases stands at 511.
8:02 am: Air quality in Delhi continues to remain in very poor category. According to Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB), AQI in Chandni Chowk is at 314 (very poor), in Dwarka at 336 (very poor), around Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium at 281 (poor) and around Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium at 279 (poor).
7:29 am: People's Alliance for Gupkar Declaration announces seat-sharing formula for 4th phase of District Development Council polls in J-K. Of 16 seats, PDP to contest seven, NC four, CPI(M) two.
7:27 am: CBI registers two FIRs against former UP Shia Waqf Board Chairman Wasim Rizvi in connection with alleged illegal sale-purchase and transfer of Waqf properties by UP Shia Central Waqf Board and UP Sunni Central Waqf Board, reports ANI.
7:15 am: A video went viral on social media on November 18 in which people were seen indulging in celebratory firing on street. Video was found to be of Thakurganj police station area and incident happened on October 31. One person has been arrested and 4 are absconding, says Lucknow ADCP Gopal Choudhary
7:15 am: At least 14 people, including 6 children, were killed after the vehicle they were travelling in collided with a truck on Prayagraj-Lucknow highway under limits of Manikpur police station last night, reports ANI.
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