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Here are the Highlights of April 27:

1:30 pm: I urge all states to get safety audits of all hospitals done on a priority basis to prevent fire incidents which have been increasing amid heatwave. Our response time should also be minimal: PM Modi to all state CMs during meeting on COVID situation in the country

1:25 pm: Coordination b/w state & Centre is very important...(Ukraine) war has affected the supply chain which has posed many challenges. Hence Cooperative Federalism is important...Scaling-up of manpower & medical infrastructure was also discussed in today's COVID review meeting: PM Modi

1:20 pm: Despite managing the COVID crisis well as compared to other countries, we can see cases uptick in states now. We have to stay alert. It's clear that the COVID challenge has yet not been surpassed: PM Modi after interacting with state CMs on the COVID-19 situation in the country

1:10 pm: It's a matter of pride for every citizen that 96% of our adult population has been vaccinated with the first dose of the vaccine and 85 % of the eligible population above 15 years of age inoculated with the second dose of COVID-19 vaccine: PM Modi

12:50 pm: Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel attended the virtual COVID-19 review meeting chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, today

12:40 pm: There have been several complaints of illegal encroachment here. We have come to inspect this area. We will take action on illegally encroached properties, some of them have been identified. The encroachment drive will be started soon: Mukesh Suryan, SDMC Mayor

12:35 pm: A team of South Delhi Municipal Corporation arrives at Delhi's Jaitpur to inspect the area before carrying out an anti-encroachment drive in three wards.

12:27 pm: CM Pinarayi Vijayan-led Kerala government mandates the wearing of masks. Violation shall be punishable.

12:18 pm: On Rs 80 lakh allegations levelled by Shiv Sena's Sanjay Raut against MP Navneet Kaur accusing her of taking a loan from Yusuf Lakadwala of the said amount, Maharashtra Home Dept says it has not received any complaint in the matter, will take action if a complaint is received

12:10 pm: This is a symbol of our traditional relationship and another chapter in the shared journey of India-Fiji. I am told, Children's Heart Hospital is the first Children's Heart Hospital not only in Fiji but in the entire South Pacific region: PM Narendra Modi

12:00 pm: This is a symbol of our traditional relationship and another chapter in the shared journey of India-Fiji. I am told, Children's Heart Hospital is the first Children's Heart Hospital not only in Fiji but in the entire South Pacific region: PM Narendra Modi

10:50 am: In Berlin, PM Modi will hold bilateral talks with Olaf Scholz, Federal Chancellor of Germany, & the 2 leaders will co-chair the 6th edition of India-Germany Inter-Governmental Consultations (IGC): MEA

10:40 am: PM Modi will thereafter travel to Copenhagen at the invitation of Denmark PM Mette Frederiksen. He'll also participate in 2nd India-Nordic Summit being hosted by Denmark. On his return journey on May 4 PM will briefly stopover in Paris and meet French President Emmanuel Macron

10:30 am: PM Modi will pay an official visit to Germany, Denmark and France from May 2-4. This will be the Prime Minister’s first visit abroad in 2022: Ministry of External Affairs

10:10 am: Maharashtra | Underworld connection of Amravati MP Navneet Rana has come up. She had taken a loan of Rs 80 lakhs from Yusuf Lakdawala, who died in jail. Lakdawala was arrested by ED in a money laundering case of Rs 200 crores & had links with 'D' gang: Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut

10:00 am: Lakdawala's transactions were investigated except the one with Navneet Rana. When will ED question her? Someone is trying to save her. This is clear that there was an underworld connection in the incidents that took place in Maharashtra recently: Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut

9:50 am: Maharashtra | Special Court directed the Enforcement Directorate (ED) to temporarily return the passports of Maharashtra minister Chhagan Bhujbal, his son Pankaj Bhujbal and nephew Sameer Bhujbal so that they can secure visas to travel abroad.

9:35 am: Uttarakhand | In view of the increasing rate of Covid-19 infection in the capital as well as the district, District Magistrate Dr R Rajesh Kumar has directed that a fine of Rs 500 should be collected from those who come out without masks in the city: DM Dehradun

9:20 am: Mumbai Power Outage | There was a double cable fault in Khar-9 substations b/w Khar &Bandra were affected, early this morning. 6 substations have been restored.(Repairing) work underway for remaining 3 substations which'll be restored in some time:Adani Electricity Mumbai sources

9:05 am: PM Modi will be interacting with state CMs to review COVID-19 situation in the country through video conference at 12 noon today.

8:45 am: COVID-19 | India reports 2,927 fresh cases and 2,252 recoveries, in the last 24 hours. Active cases 16,279. Daily positivity rate (0.58%)

8:33 am: Tamil Nadu, Thanjavur electrocution incident | Rs 5 lakh each announced as financial assistance for 11 people who died in the incident, as announced by Chief Minister's Office

8:20 am: Telangana | Today is the 21st anniversary of TRS party. I want to thank the people of Telangana who have blessed our party & have supported us immensely. Our leader K Chandrashekar Rao had this vision that the era of coalition govt is going to rule the country: TRS MLC K Kavitha

8:00 am: Delhi | "We're not able to breathe & see properly. Govt should take proper action on the situation of the dump yard here," says locals who live near Bhalaswa dump yard in Delhi

7:45 am: Tamil Nadu | At least 10 people died after a temple car (of chariot festival) came in contact with a live wire in the Thanjavur district. More details are awaited.

7:36 am: Mumbai | Ahead of monsoon, Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) categorised 337 residential buildings in Mumbai as dangerous. Civic body said that out of these buildings, 163 are in western suburbs, 104 are in the eastern suburbs, wherein 70 buildings are in the city.

7:30 am: Delhi | Bhalaswa dump yard in Delhi sending a dense plume of smoke into the sky and exacerbating the already polluted air in nearby areas.

7:21 am: Uttar Pradesh |  CBI on Tuesday arrested Enforcement Inspector of Employees' Provident Fund Organization (EPFO) for allegedly demanding and accepting a bribe of Rs 3 lakh from the complainant. Arrested accused was identified as Amit Kumar Srivastava posted as Enforcement Inspector at EPFO, Kanpur

7:13 am: Delhi | AIIMS nurses call off strike after Delhi HC's order

Posted By: Talibuddin Khan