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Here are the highlights of the day:

13:47 hours: BJP president JP Nadda today spoke about various initiatives of the government including abrogation of Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir. He also said that the party's vote share in recent polls has increased, says Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan.

12:59 hours: BJP National Executive Committee meeting has been inaugurated by PM Modi and party president JP Nadda. All participants at the meeting were registered digitally. Around 342 people are taking part in this meeting today, says Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan.

12:35 hours: Just In: Bombay High Court remands former Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh to Enforcement Directorate custody till 12 November. He was arrested on November 1 in a money laundering case.

11:58 hours: It's important that we understand the severity of current air pollution crisis in north India. This is an health emergency situation. Stubble burning is a major contributor to pollution right now, says environmentalist Vimlendu Jha.

Given the air pollution crisis right now, lockdown-like measures of shutting schools, controlling vehicular movement in and around Delhi-NCR should be taken. Perhaps construction activities should be banned for next one week, he added.

11:36 hours: BREAKING: Dnyandev Wankhede, the father of NCB Mumbai Zonal director Sameer Wankhede, has filed a defamation suit against Maharashtra Minister Nawab Malik in the Bombay High Court, reports ANI.

10:54 hours: BREAKING: Maharashtra Minister Nawab Malik claims NCB official Sameer Wankhede was part of plot to kidnap Aryan Khan.

10:15 hours: Also Read -- Delhi Air Pollution: Air quality in 'severe' category as thick cloud of smog engulfs NCR again | Check AQI of your area here

9:44 hours: BREAKING: Lahore High Court has acquitted six leaders of Hafiz Saeed's Jamaat-ud-Dawah (JuD) in a terror financing case, reports ANI quoting Pakistan media.

9:10 hours: Just In: India reports 10,853 new COVID-19 cases, 526 deaths and 12,432 recoveries in the last 24 hours. Active caseload stands at 1,44,845, lowest in 260 days. Meanwhile, 1,08,21,66,365 vaccine jabs have been administered so far, says Union Health Ministry.

8:55 hours: Noida's overall air quality index stands at 450 under 'severe' category, reports ANI.

8:40 hours: We had sent 32 samples for testing out of which one tested positive for Zika virus. The patient had visited Shivarajpur, Kanpur and stayed at a village there for one night. He complained of cough, cold and fever after returning. 19 samples from his village sent for testing, says Chief Medical Officer (CMO) of Kannauj.

8:28 hours: Just In: Nawab Malik to address press conference today at 10 am.

I will address a live press conference tomorrow, Sunday 7th November 2021, at 10am. Venue-Noor Manzil, LBS Marg, Kurla, Mumbai, he tweeted.

8:11 hours: It is not an issue for our party. It is may be an issue for the media. He does not have any office bearer post in the party, says BJP national VP Dilip Ghosh.

8:00 hours: Our state unit will speak with the central leadership, there might be some changes after that (in West Bengal unit of the party). For now, we have national executive meeting, happening after a very long time, says BJP national VP Dilip Ghosh.

7:32 hours: Himachal Pradesh's Covid tally rises to 2,24,830 with 114 fresh cases, six more fatalities push death toll to 3,757. Number of active cases stands at 1,375, says state health department.

7:10 hours: At least 25 vehicles - including bikes, autorickshaws and cars - were gutted after a massive fire broke out at Kheda Town Police Station in Gujarat's Kheda district in the wee hours of Sunday.

7:05 hours: Delhi's overall air quality continues to remain 'severe' with Air Quality Index (AQI) standing at 436, says System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting and Research.

Posted By: Aalok Sensharma