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Here are the highlights of the day:

13:35 hours: Supreme Court refuses to interfere and declines to pass any order on the petition filed by Afshan Ansari, the wife of gangster-turned-politician, Mukhtar Ansari, seeking safety for her husband and an MLA from Uttar Pradesh's Mau while being taken for trial in pending cases, reports ANI.

13:02 hours: Supreme Court refuses to hear a plea filed by residents of Sonipat, Haryana facing difficulties due to the Singhu border being blocked by farmers and asks them to approach the Punjab and Haryana High Court for relief, reports ANI.

12:05 hours: After Himachal Pradesh, Sikkim and Dadra and Nagar Haveli have vaccinated 100 per cent of their population with the first dose of COVID-19 vaccines. More states are about the vaccinate their population with the first dose, says PM Modi.

Amid COVID-19 pandemic, Himachal Pradesh has become one of the favorite destinations among youngsters to continue work in 'work from home' mode, he added.

11:40 hours: I have seen that all the staff members including doctors, nurses and others have worked in a team to carry out the vaccination drive. We must not show leniency of any kind to complete the vaccination drive, says PM Modi.

11:30 hours: Supreme Court expresses its displeasure over the way the Centre enacted the Tribunals Reforms Act 2021, says "we are not interested in or inviting any confrontation (with the govt), we are listing the matter for further hearing till next Monday".

11:15 hours: Congress will unlikely field a candidate against CM Mamata Banerjee in the upcoming by-elections in West Bengal on September 30, reports ANI.

11:14 hours: TMC General Secretary Abhishek Banerjee reaches Enforcement Directorate (ED) office in Delhi.

"I have come here as the agency had summoned me. I will cooperate with investigating agency, " he says.

10:55 hours: 

10:30 hours: West Bengal Leader of Opposition (LoP) Suvendu Adhikari will not appear before CID today. Adhikari was summoned by the agency in connection with the unnatural death case of his guard Subhabrata Chakraborty, reports ANI.

10:01 hours: Of 38,948 new cases and 219 deaths reported in India in the last 24 hours, Kerala recorded 26,701 cases and 74 deaths yesterday, says Health Ministry.

9:36 hours: Just In: India reports 38,948 new COVID-19 cases, 43,903 recoveries and 219 deaths in the last 24 hours, says Union Health Ministry.

Active cases: 4,04,874

Total cases: 3,30,27,621

Total recoveries: 3,21,81,995

Death toll: 4,40,752

Total vaccination: 68,75,41,762

9:27 hours: Sensex advances 279 points in the opening trade, currently at 58,409.71; Nifty at 17,405.45.

9:15 hours: A total of 53,14,68,867 samples tested for COVID-19 up to 5 September 2021. Of which, 14,10,649 samples were tested yesterday, says Indian Council of Medical Research.

8:48 hours: Maharashtra's Covid tally rises to 64.86 lakh with 4,057 fresh cases, 67 more fatalities push death toll to 1.37 lakh. Recoveries have surged to 62.94 lakh, says state health department.

8:18 hours: Enforcement Directorate (ED) summons RTO (Regional Transport Office) officer Bajrang Kharmate, a close aid of Maharashtra Minister Anil Parab in connection with a money laundering case. Kharmate has been asked to appear before the agency on Monday, September 6, says ED.

7:51 hours: Enforcement Directorate issued a lookout notice against former Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh in connection with a money laundering case, reports ANI.

7:40 hours: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will virtually interact with healthcare workers and beneficiaries of the government’s COVID-19 vaccination drive in Himachal Pradesh today.

7:18 hours: Trinamool Congress leader Abhishek Banerjee will appear before Enforcement Directorate (ED) today in the alleged money laundering case.

Posted By: Aalok Sensharma