Breaking News, Latest Updates Highlights of October 4
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Today again, we will continue to focus on the covid pandemic as India is grappling with one of its largest crises since independence. India's COVID-19 case tally rose past the 65 lakh mark, while the death toll stood at over 1 lakh on Saturday. The number of recoveries neared 55 lakh.
Here are the Highlights of October 4:
2:30 pm I was in UP where a daughter was killed. No action taken against those who killed her. Family whose daughter was killed is locked up in their house. DM & CM threatened them. Such is the situation in India. Nothing happens to criminal but action taken against victim, says Rahul Gandhi
2:00 pm CM Captain Amarinder Singh, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi, party's state chief Sunil Jakhar, general secretary KC Venugopal & party leaders Harish Rawat and Navjot Singh Sidhu in Moga, at the party's 'Kheti Bachao Yatra'.
1: 30 pm Madhya Pradesh is becoming a rape, unemployment and painful for farmer capital in India. It is in front of everyone, says former CM Kamalnath
1:00 pm Our govt is working round the clock to ensure that there is a fair and equitable distribution of vaccines, once they are ready. Our utmost priority is how to ensure vaccine for each and everybody in the country, says Union Health Minister Harshvardhan
12:30 pm A medical team arrives at the residence of the victim of #Hathras incident, on the request of Special Invesigation Team (SIT) following a deterioration in the health of her father.
12:00 pm India and China to hold Corps Commander-level talks on October 12 in Eastern Ladakh sector to address the ongoing military standoff between the two countries. So far, The two sides have held six rounds of Corps Commander-level talks: Indian Army sources tell ANI
11:30 am All schools will remain closed for students in Delhi till October 31, 2020: Delhi Education Minister Manish Sisodia.
10:45 am PM Modi has a bigger thought for the nation. Due to GST we got One nation, One tax, with farm Bills we'll get One nation, One market, National Testing will give us One nation, One exam and we have announced One nation, One ration card too, says Union Minister Prakash Javdekar
9:30 am Two personnel of the Indian Navy were killed after their glider crashed near a bridge in Kerala's Kochi on Sunday. Lieutenant Rajiv Jha and Petty officer Sunil Kumar were on a training schedule when their glider crashed near Thoppumpady bridge close to the naval base INS Garuda, reported news agency ANI.
8:45 am Pakistan violated ceasefire at about 3:20 am, by firing with small arms and shelling with mortars along LoC in Mankote sector, Poonch district. Indian Army is retaliating.
8:15 am: Rajasthan Police register FIR against 759 people under multiple sections of IPC, Prevention of Damage to Public Property Act, The National Highways Act and Disaster Management Act in connection with violence in Dungarpur. Protestors had blocked National Highway 8 on 24th September, near Dungarpur, as part of their demonstration demanding recruitment of reserved category candidates on vacant unreserved positions for teachers 2018. Two people died in the violence, at least 55 people arrested so far.
8:00 am The Civil Services Exam for selection to Indian Administrative Service (IAS), Indian Police Service (IPS) and other Civil Services will begin today. Delhi Metro begin operations at 6 am to facilitate travel of UPSC aspirants.
7:45 am Karnataka Minister CT Ravi (enders his resignation to CM BS Yediyurappa, from his post as the state's Culture and Tourism Ministe. He has been appointed national general secretary of BJP.
7:30 am India has scaled up its testing capacity from one in January to more than 7.7 cr in October. With progressively falling positivity rate, testing has worked as an effective tool to limit the spread of #COVID19 infection: Union Ministry of Health & Family Welfare
7:15 am Delhi's air quality dips to poor category. According to Delhi Pollution Control Committee (DPCC) data, Air Quality Index (AQI) at 207 in Wazirpur, at 226 in Jahangirpuri and at 221 in DTU area.
Posted By: Rakesh Kumar Jha