Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray held a discussion with Union Home Minister Amit Shah through video conference over #CycloneNisarga which will reach the west coast of the state on June 3: Maharashtra Government
China is demonstrating once again that it's willing to bully its neighbours rather than resolve conflicts according to international law: Eliot Engel, Chairman of House Committee on Foreign Affairs, US
Punjab: 2 officials of High Commission of Pakistan in Delhi who were apprehended y'day for indulging in espionage activities, left for Pakistan from Attari-Wagah border. They were declared as persona-non grata by the Govt & were asked to leave the country within 24 hours.
269 new COVID19 cases reported today, taking the total number of positive cases in the state to 9100: Rajasthan Health Department
Jammu and Kashmir: Pakistan violated ceasefire along Line of Control (LoC) in Mankote sector of Poonch district, at about 2030 hours today.
76 more #COVID19 positive cases and 8 deaths reported in the last 24 hours in Pune district. Death toll rises to 345 and positive cases are now 7826: Pune Health Department #Maharashtra
Coronavirus cases in Mumbai crossed 41,000. The death toll also mounted to 1413. According to reports, 40 new deaths were reported in the city.
In the last 24 hours, 25 deaths and 423 new #COVID19 positive cases have been reported in Gujarat. The total number of positive cases rises to 17,217 including 10,780 cured/discharged and 1,063 deaths: State Health Department
Nisarga is a severe cyclone & we're expecting a wind speed of 90-100 kmph,which I think is negotiable. Still, as a precautionary measure, we are going to start the evacuation of people from the coastal areas of the 2 states soon:SN Pradhan,DG of National Disaster Response Force.
5 new positive case of COVID19 reported in Manipur today, taking the total number of positive cases in the state to 83 including 72 active cases: State Health Department
June 1, Mumbai: In a piece of tragic news, Wajid Khan, music composer and singer passed away on Sunday night. He was 43. The Bollywood musical artist was renowned for his work along with his brother, Sajid Khan. He was allegedly suffering from coronavirus.
As the country is about to enter the lockdown 5.0 from today, various state governments on Sunday came up with ‘Unlock 1’ guidelines including allowing inter-state travel and extending the lockdown till June 30 with relaxations.
The Maharashtra government on Sunday announced "lockdown 5.0" or the extension of lockdown till June 30. The state government further unveiled a series of relaxations as part of the Centre's "unlock 1" strategy. Maharashtra, the worst-affected state in India, has reported over 65,000 cases so far. The bulk of the infections were reported in Mumbai - which accounts for 38,442 infections.
The Regional Meteorological Centre in Mumbai on Sunday released the monsoon update for Maharashtra and issued a red alert for Palghar district from June 3 onwards, which means extremely heavy rains at isolated places.
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