Mumbai, April 24: An earthquake with magnitudes of 5.2 and 4.3 hit Naubise in Dhading district of Nepal on Sunday morning at 6.29 am and 6.40 am respectively, informed National Emergency Operation Centre. Also, another earthquake with a magnitude of 4.8 on the Richter scale hit Nepal’s capital Kathmandu at 6.14 am today. Though, no reports of casualties have been reported as of yet, it is expected that there would be loss of property.
With Congress complaining of a violation of Model Code of Conduct by Prime Minister Narendra Modi for holding a "roadshow" in Ahmedabad while the polls were underway, the Election Commission has asked the Gujarat Chief Electoral Officer to submit a report. The apex poll conducting body while reacting to the allegations of poll code violation, said the issue is currently being examined. The Congress in their complaint had also demanded a 2-3 day campaign-ban on PM Modi for allegedly violating the MCC. PM Modi Violated Poll Code With 'Roadshow' in Ahmedabad? Election Commission Seeks Report After Congress Complaints.
Two days after the deadliest terror attack in Sri Lanka, which killed more than 320 people and wounded 500 others, Sri Lanka Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe said that India had shared intelligence inputs with Sri Lanka but there were some lapses. Adding on, he stated that Sri Lankan investigators were in close touch with several nations, including Pakistan and China, as they probed the terror strikes.