Former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif brought to a hospital from National Accountability Bureau (NAB) office in Lahore, after he fell ill. Sharif’s platelet count is critically low according to his personal physician Dr Adnan Khan: Pakistan Media.
Maharashtra: AIMIM workers stage protest outside the residence of NCP candidate from Aurangabad, Qadeer Maulana. A clash had erupted allegedly between supporters of AIMIM leader Imtiyaz Jaleel and supporters of Qadeer Maulana, earlier today.
West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee: It is our democratic right to live in our nation, when we are casting our votes here. Bengal is a place of peace and the NRC will destroy that peace, I strongly oppose this. Our government was with you, and will be with you forever.
US State Department to ANI: We are aware of media reports of recent shelling at Line of Control. We call on all parties to maintain peace & stability along LoC and to prevent cross-border terrorism. We continue to support direct dialogue between India and Pakistan on Kashmir and other issues of concern.
55.65% Voter Turnout Recorded Till 7 PM, Kolhapur Records Highest Voter Turnout With 69.45%.
Chennai: Surgeons of Tamil Nadu Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Vepery removed 52 kg of plastic wastes (pic 2) from the stomach of a cow. Dr Velavan, Surgeon says, "plastics occupied 75% of the rumen, one of the four chambers of the cow’s stomach."
Chennai: Surgeons of Tamil Nadu Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Vepery removed 52 kg of plastic wastes (pic 2) from the stomach of a cow. Dr Velavan, Surgeon says, "plastics occupied 75% of the rumen, one of the four chambers of the cow’s stomach." #TamilNadu pic.twitter.com/dAoluBN9sZ— ANI (@ANI) October 21, 2019
Election Commission of India: 60.5% voter turnout recorded till 6 pm in Maharashtra. Voting is still going on, so the turnout is likely to rise. Maharashtra Assembly Elections 2019
Exit Poll results show BJP to form government in Haryana. As per the trend the Saffron party will win over 75-80 seats out of 90. Congress to get only 10-12 seats.
Exit Poll results show BJP-Shiv Sena alliance to form government in Maharashtra. As per the trend the alliance will win over 200 seats out of 288. Congress to get between 41-69 seats.
Mumbai, October 21: In one of the biggest news of today, voting has started in Maharashtra and Haryana from 7 am today. The counting of votes and election result will be declared on August 24. According to details by the Election Commission of India (ECI), Haryana has 1.82 crore registered voters this year. Polling has started in 90 constituencies in Haryana and 288 constituencies in Maharashtra
PM Modi and other leaders have urged people to vote and enrich the festival of democracy. Amit Shah appealed people in both the polling states to vote and help fight corruption and chose a stable government.
Tagged as a "left-leaning" economist by Union Minister Piyush Goyal, Nobel Laureate Abhijit Banerjee struck back saying his views were once shared by the incumbent Finance Minister, Nirmala Sitharaman. While speaking to a news channel, the Nobel Prize 2019 winner for Economic Sciences said Sitharaman was once his contemporary in the Jawaharlal Nehru University.
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