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Here are the highlights of the day:
14:00 hours: India crosses the landmark of 90 crore COVID19 vaccinations, tweets Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya.
13:30 hours: Just In: Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi orders withdrawal of cases registered against members of farmers organizations by RPF during dharnas on railway tracks, says Punjab Information and Public Relations Department.
13:12 hours: Just In: Uttarakhand government appoints Dr Pankaj Kumar Pandey appointed as the new Information Secretary, reports ANI.
12:53 hours: Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa has issued strict instructions to the Police Department not to allow the illegal import of rice and paddy from other states to enter into Punjab, says State Information and Public Relations Department.
12:41 hours: Almost 2 lakh villages have started waste management system and 40,000 gram panchayats decided to ban single-use plastic. The sale of Khadi and handicrafts have increased manifold. Today, the country is moving forward under Aatmanirbhar program, says PM Modi.
12:26 hours: This is a village-driven and women-driven movement. Its main base is mass movement and public participation. On the Jal Jeevan Mission app, every detail regarding this movement will be available in one place, says PM Modi.
12:25 hours: I am happy that on this day, people from lakhs of villages across the country are conducting Jal Jeevan Samvad through 'Gram Sabhas'. Jal Jeevan Mission is not only to make water accessible to the people. It's also a big movement of decentralization, says PM Modi.
11:49 hours: PM Modi to launch the Jal Jeevan Mission App and Rashtriya Jal Jeevan Kosh shortly.
11:45 hours: We are regularly monitoring the situation in Afghanistan and its possible ramifications and fallouts. It's too early to say exactly what form it will take. But we are on the look out, says Army chief General Manoj Mukund Naravane.
11:30 hours: There were no ceasefire violations by Pakistani army from February till June-end. But of late there've been increased infiltration attempts that weren't supported by ceasefire violations. In 10 days, there've been 2 ceasefire violations. Situation is regressing to pre-February days, says Army chief General Manoj Mukund Naravane.
We have conveyed through hotline messages and DGMO level talks that take place every week that they (Pakistan) should not give support to any terror-related activities, he added.
11:15 hours: We're hopeful of having the 13th round of talks in the second week of October. The situation over last 6 months has been quite normal, says Army Chief General Manoj Mukund Naravane on the India-China standoff.
10:42 hours: Just In: An earthquake of magnitude 4.1 on the Richter scale occurred 143 km NNW of Basar, Arunachal Pradesh at 10:15 IST today, says National Center for Seismology.
10:00 hours: Congress' Rahul Gandhi pays tributes to Mahatma Gandhi at Rajghat and former PM Lal Bahadur Shastri at Vijay Ghat on their birth anniversaries.
9:34 hours: Of 24,354 new cases reported in India in the last 24 hours, Kerala recorded 13,834 new cases and 95 deaths yesterday, says Union Health Ministry.
9:11 hours: Just In: India reports 24,354 new cases in the last 24 hours. Active caseload at 2,73,889, lowest in 197 days, says Union Health Ministry.
9:00 hours: 57,19,94,990 samples tested up to 1st October including 14,29,258 samples tested yesterday, says the Indian Council of Medical Research.
8:39 hours: Anil Shastri, son of former prime minister Lal Bahadur Shastri, pays tribute to his father at Vijay Ghat in New Delhi on his birth anniversary.
8:10 hours: Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu pays tribute to Mahatma Gandhi at Rajghat in Delhi.
7:52 hours: PM Modi pays tribute to former PM Lal Bahadur Shastri at Vijay Ghat on his birth anniversary.
7:32 hours: PM Modi to launch Jal Jeevan Mission app and Rashtriya Jal Jeevan Kosh today.
7:25 hours: PM Modi extends tributes to Mahatma Gandhi and former PM Lal Bahadur Shastri
"Mahatma Gandhi's noble principles are globally relevant and give strength to millions," tweeted PM Modi
"Shastri ji's life will always remain a source of inspiration for the countrymen," PM Modi tweeted.
7:15 hours: 37 confirmed cases of dengue were found yesterday. A total of 274 dengue cases and 2 deaths have been reported here so far. We've demanded 60 more workers to tackle the situation, says Gwalior Chief Medical and Health Officer Dr Manish Sharma.
Posted By: Aalok Sensharma