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Here are the LIVE updates of November 3:

3:20 pm: CBDT issues refunds of over Rs 1,12,489 cr to more than 91.30 lakh taxpayers from 1st April,2021 to 1st Nov,2021. Income tax refunds of Rs 33,548 cr have been issued in 89,53,923 cases & corporate tax refunds of Rs 78,942 cr have been issued in 1,75,692 cases: Income Tax Dept

3:15 pm: Uttarakhand | Devotees visiting Kedarnath shrine say major re-development works undertaken at Kedarnath after 2013 floods Almost all facilities are available for devotees here. Accommodation facilities should be increased, says a devotee.

3:00 pm: I have political relationship with him for last 19 yrs. BJP calls him Mafia but in UP govt 1/3 ppl are criminals. He can win elections on his own strength. I will personally support him from wherever he decides to contest elections: OP Rajbhar after meeting Mukhtar Ansari

2:30 pm: Himachal Pradesh BJP will call a timely meeting, discuss people's mandate & look for reasons behind it. Learning from it, steps will be taken to make necessary improvements so that lotus blooms once again in 2022: Union Min and Himachal MP Anurag Thakur on state's bypoll results

1:50 pm: We all have vaccine-related experience of several months. We have learnt a lot of things. Even our ASHA workers have learnt how to fight an unknown enemy. You now have to go ahead by making a micro-strategy: PM at review meet with dists where #COVID19 vaccination could pick pace

1:45 pm: You'll have to remember that the states that have achieved the goal of administering 100% first dose of vaccine, also faced different challenges in many areas. There were challenges of geographical situation, resources but these districts overcame those challenges to go ahead: PM

1:40 pm: In this biggest pandemic in 100 yrs, nation faced several challenges. A significant thing in nation's fight against Corona was that we found out new solutions, used innovative methods. You too will have to work more on innovative methods to increase vaccination in your areas: PM

1:35 PM: They say one must never underestimate disease and enemies. They have to be fought against till the very end. So, I would want that we should not bring even a slight laxity: PM Narendra Modi at review meet with districts where #COVID19 vaccination could pick pace

1:30 pm: Progress made so far is due to your hard work. Every member of admin, ASHA workers worked a lot, walked for miles & took vaccination to remote locations. But if we become lax after 1 Billion, a new crisis can come: PM at review meet with dists where COVID vaccination could pick the pace

9:45 am: I appeal to all public representatives in the state who are more than 8 lakh in number to adopt one house each and contribute towards lighting diyas and distributing sweets to them. I appeal to them to give #Diwali gifts to the children in these families: UP CM Yogi Adityanath

9:35 am: #Deepotsava in Ayodhya became an imp event of the nation & world. This yr in Ayodhya, 9 lakh diyas will be lit. This 9 lakh represents houses where people started residing, under PM Awas Yojana Urban. We've provided houses to 43 Lakh people so far in Rural & Urban schemes: UP CM

9:30 am: Center rushes high-level teams to nine States/UTs having high caseload of Dengue to assist them in public health measures for control and management of the disease: Government of India

9:20 am: These States/UTs are Haryana, Kerala, Punjab, Rajasthan, Tamil Nadu, UP, Uttarakhand, Delhi & Jammu & Kashmir. A total of 15 States/UTs reporting their maximum cases in the current year; these states contribute 86% of the country’s total dengue cases till 31st Oct: Govt of India

9:10 am: India reports 11,903 new #COVID19 cases and 14,159 recoveries in last 24 hours; active caseload stands at 1,51,209 - lowest in 252 days Total Recoveries 3,36,97,740

8:50 am: Sabarimala temple will open for a two-month-long pilgrimage season, on 15 November 2021.

8:30 am: Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi returns to the country after concluding his visit to Rome (Italy), Vatican City and Glasgow (Scotland).

7:58 am: Price of petrol & diesel in #Delhi at Rs 110.04 per litre & Rs 98.42 per litre respectively today (same as yesterday). Petrol & diesel prices per litre- Rs 115.85 & Rs 106.62 in #Mumbai; Rs 110.49 & Rs 101.56 in #Kolkata; Rs 106.66 & Rs 102.59 in #Chennai respectively

7:50 am: Delhi: Air quality at Jantar Mantar up till 5 am was 'Very Unhealthy'- 222.28

7:43 am: "US can start giving kids aged 5-11 the Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine," AFP quotes Centers for Disease Control and Prevention as stating

7:36 am: The meeting, to be held via video conferencing at 12 pm, is also going to be attended by Union Home Minister Amit Shah and officials from the health ministry. The chief ministers of the 11 states and District Magistrates of over 40 districts will be in attendance.

7:30 am: A meeting will be convened by the Union Health Ministry in the presence of PM Narendra Modi and Union health ministers Mansukh Mandaviya and Bharti Pawar on November 3 to discuss in detail boosting the vaccination capacity of at least 11 states whose current numbers are below the national average.

Posted By: Talibuddin Khan