Flood In Gujarat

PM Modi reviews relief operations in flood-affected areas of Gujarat; announces an immediate assistance of Rs 500 cr

Prime Minister Narendra Modi did an aerial survey and took stock of the situation in flood-affected areas of Gujarat. The Prime Minister reviewed the relief operations yesterday at a high level meeting which was attended by state's Chief Minister Vijay Rupani and other senior ministers and officials.

During the meeting, the Prime Minister was given an overview of the extent of damage caused by floods and the relief operations being undertaken. Modi instructed all the agencies involved in relief operations to put in their best possible effort.

DSK Benelli

Indian superbike enthusiasts revel as DSK Benelli launches the 302R

  • DSK Benelli rolls out its first track focused full-faired superbike in India.

Steering all the way through trade shows, exhibitions and superbike festivals across the country, the DSK Benelli 302R has made its way to the Indian roads. The keenly awaited DSK Benelli 302R, which also comes loaded with (ABS) as standard, has been launched by DSK Motowheels, one of India’s strongest and most well-established players in the Indian superbike industry. The first track focused superbike from DSK Benelli is all set to create ripples in the high-potential mid-size segment market of India.

A Four Storey Building Collapsed In Mumbai

A four-storey building collapsed in Mumbai, 12 dead, many people are stranded

The collapse of a four-storey building in Ghatkopar, in Mumbai, has created panic in the entire premises. In this painful tragedy, 12 people including a three-year-old child have died. People are still buried under debris; the number of dead can increase. Rescue work continues on the spot. The injured have been admitted to the hospital. So far 13 people have been safely pulled out of the debris.

A total of 12 families were living in this building. According to information given by citizens, this incident has happened around 10 am to 10.30 am. The building first started shaking and after the building collapsed.

Heavy Rain In Odisha

Heavy rain lashes most parts of Odisha; flood alert issued in 6 districts

Heavy rain played spoilsport on Sunday as it lashed most parts of Odisha, especially the northern districts. Major rivers of Sundargarh district such as Koel, Sankh and Brahmani witnessed massive inflow of floodwater due to incessant rain, leaving residents at the riverside areas in panic. 

Bhubaneswar Met office has warned that many parts of the State are likely to experience heavy heavy rain for the next three days under the influence of an upper air cyclonic circulation over Gangetic West Bengal. It further said under its influence, rains or thundershowers are likely to occur at most places in the districts of north Odisha and many places in the south districts during in next 24 hours. 

CM Amarinder Singh

Ludhiana court issues fresh summons to Punjab CM Amarinder Singh in an income tax case

A court in Ludhiana has issued fresh summons to Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh in an income tax case. Chief Judicial Magistrate ordered issuing of fresh summons in a criminal complaint of 2016 that the I-T department had filed against Singh. 

The court was told that summons earlier sent to the chief minister could not be served after which fresh summons were issued, and the next hearing in the case was posted for 18th of September.