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    On both Thursday and Friday, daily cases were reported in excess of 600 and positivity rate had stood at over 3 per cent.

    Jama Masjid Shahi Imam Syed Ahmed Bukhari said that two people were injured by stones which fell from minarets and other parts of the mosque. Delhi Waqf Board officials said a team was sent to Jama Masjid for inspection and assessment of the damage. The city received just 1.4 mm of rainfall from May 1 to May 20, according to the India Meteorological Department. Delhi recorded an average air quality index (AQI) of 212 this year as against 144 in 2021 and 143 in 2020. It saw 21 days of "poor" air quality in 2022 as compared to three in 2021 and just two in 2020. The civic body has also identified five vulnerable points where chances of water stagnation due to a downpour are high. no deposit bonus casino philippines Visiting Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian and External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar discussed strengthening of bilateral relations and strategic affairs during delegation-level talk... “Congratulations to all Punjabis! The budget prepared with the suggestions of common people will be presented for the first time in Punjab's history. It was decided in a cabinet meeting of the Punjab government that the budget session will be from June 24 till June 30 and the budget of common people will be presented on June 27,” Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann said in a tweet. In the disability sector, he said about 585 buildings of the states/Union Territories and 1,030 central government buildings have been made barrier-free under the Accessible India Campaign with the release of Rs 553.59 crore. The Bhiwandi police in Thane district had registered a case against Sharma over her remarks about the Prophet during a TV debate, following a complaint lodged by a representative of the Raza Academy on May 30, he said. With the addition, Mumbai's caseload increased to 10,75,243, while the death toll rose to 19,570 as one patient succumbed to the infection during the day. The city recorded a death linked to COVID-19 after a gap of four days, the civic body said in its bulletin. ​​ Hitting out at the BJP led government, Jagbir Malik said, "To divert attention of people from vital issues they are indulging in vendetta politics. Rahul Gandhi has been exposing them on various fronts, so they are trying to build pressure, but Congress party and Rahul will continue to expose them before people on various issues"., Earlier, the state government had started an initiative in which stationary products could be sold at PDS shops in rural areas, as items sold in these regions were either of bad quality or expensive. The scheme was successfully tried and tested in Pune and later implemented in the rest of the state, he said, adding that once the initiative gained traction, its ambit was further extended to groceries as well.
    Earlier in the day, a police team visited Khan's residence in suburban Bandra and increased security around the premises, a day after the actor and his father and screenplay writer Salim Khan received an anonymous letter threatening to kill them.
    The government panel was led by former secretary Satpal Chouhan and had joint secretaries of various central ministries. Among agriculture scientists Rajendra Paroda and Bakshi Ram were endorsed while rail engineer Sudhanshu Mani, AIIMS professor Alok Thakkar, eminent author Gurucharan Das and Indian entrepreneur Krishna Das were other names recommended by the search committee.

    Inspector General of Police Praveen Kumar said that the factory had the licence to manufacture only electronic goods and an investigation is underway to ascertain how explosives reached there.

    Ahead of World Environment Day, Delhi’s iconic Qutub Minar lit up with a special message 'Don't Choose Extinction' on June 04. World Environment Day is celebrated annually on June 5.

    The 25th edition of the economic forum will take place from June 15 to 18. Russian foreign minister Sergey Lavrov had visited India early April in what was the first ministerial visit from Russia to India since February 24. Mandaviya will represent India at the high-profile event, ET has learnt.
    ( Originally published on 2022-06-29 08:20:10 )