Haryana: INLD to challenge upcoming zila parishad polls on party symbol
Ellenabad MP Abhay Singh Chautala said the four working members of Ajay’s family had threatened people to vote for their candidate in Dabwali’s civic body polls.
The INLD on Sunday decided to challenge zila parishad’s upcoming polls on the party’s symbol. At the INLD state executive meeting, Ellenabad party MP Abhay Singh Chautala said, “We will announce the names of the candidates within the next 15 days.”
Abhay said the four active members of Ajay’s family threatened people to vote for their candidate in the Dabwali civic body polls, but the INLD candidate won a comfortable victory. “I learned that they had distributed ₹3 crore in Dabwali poll and Ajay asked for money from the people as they failed to win money votes,” he added.
Armed forces aspirants cause a stir in Rohtak
On Sunday, members of the khaps and aspirants to the armed forces sparked an indefinite agitation against the Agnipath project in Sampla of Rohtak. “We will continue our peaceful protest and intensify it in the coming days. The khap leaders will interact with parents and aspirants to the armed forces and seek their support against the scheme,” the youths said.
Nine stray cattle found dead in Karnal
At least nine stray cattle, including five cows, have been found dead in mysterious circumstances at different locations in the Nilokheri of Karnal, police said on Sunday. Locals suspected the animals had been poisoned and called for a police investigation. Police said the cause of death has not yet been determined and the bodies have been sent for autopsy. The police filed a complaint under the Haryana Gauvansh Sanrakshan and Gausamvardhan Act and CIP Section 429.
Motorists endure the rumble of traffic in Thane
Thursday was a nightmare for commuters traveling to and from Thane city as there was shock-a-block traffic for more than nine hours along the stretch from Majiwada to Mumbai and Nashik. The Eastern Express Highway had a 45-minute delay throughout Thursday. Ghodbunder Road has the most traffic problems. Commuters entering Thane via the Eastern Express over the year-old Kopri Bridge are also experiencing traffic problems.
Cell phone thief forgets to turn off handset and lands in police net
A 20-year-old from Borivali West, who used to steal cellphones and later resell them on the black market, had managed to stay off the radar for four years. MHB Police Station Senior Police Inspector Sudhir Kudalkar said he had received 10 complaints of theft of mobile phones in the last three months and in all cases the handsets were taken while they were connected to charging stations near windows or doors.
Covid claims life of 9-month-old, youngest this year in town
Mumbai After recording zero deaths on Wednesday after a gap of 22 days, Mumbai reported two fatalities on Thursday, bringing the July toll to 10. So far, since the start of the pandemic, the city has recorded 68 Covid deaths in the age group of 0 -18, of which 28 were in the age group 0-9. However, the city saw a drop in new Covid cases on Thursday compared to July 6.
Over 35% of the population lives near chronic flooding hotspots in the city
Mumbai A recent analysis found that while more than 35% of the city’s population is estimated to live within 250 meters of known chronic flooding hotspots, less than half of the city’s population has easily access to flood shelters. In Mumbai, as in other cities, flood shelters are being repurposed from existing structures such as government schools, hospitals, sports grounds, markets, wedding halls, shelters for the homeless. shelter and offices.
Thane: Biker dies after being mowed down by a truck; runaway driver
In a tragic incident, a 24-year-old biker was mowed down after being hit by a trailer in Mankoli, Bhiwandi, Thane on Wednesday night. Police filed a complaint against an unknown truck driver on Wednesday. The driver of the trailer is on the run after the accident. The incident happened at Mankoli Naka near Bhiwandi Bridge on Wednesday night as the biker was traveling to Thane.