Power To All Scheme

PM Modi to launch 'Power for all' scheme today

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch 'Power for all' scheme today to mark the birth anniversary of Pandit Deendayal Upadhyaya. Official sources said that the scheme will be named ‘Saubhagya’ and will provide subsidy on equipment like transformers, meters and wires. 

The scheme is expected to cover all rural families after expected electrification of all villages by December end this year. The scheme was listed on the agenda of Cabinet meeting held earlier last week. 

PM Modi To Inaugurate

PM Modi to inaugurate several developmental projects in Varanasi on his two-day visit beginning this afternoon

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be visiting his Parliamentary Constituency Varanasi this afternoon on a two-day visit. Today, he will inaugurate trade facilitation centre at Bada Lalpur village. 

Union Textiles and Information and Broadcasting Minister Smriti Irani and Minister of State Textiles Ajay Tamta will also participate in the function. Modi will also meet to weavers. He will be accompanied with Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, Deputy Chief Minister Keshav Prasad Maurya and State BJP President Mahendra Nath Pandey. 

No More Liquor Party In Goa

No more liquor party in Goa!

Chief Minister Manohar Parikar to issue a notification to ban drinking of liquor at the public places in Goa.

During the ‘Swachh Bharat’ Function Parrikar said"If someone wants to drink (liquor), they should drink inside and not in public places. Official meetings will be held In the coming 15 days with all government officials regarding liquor ban at public places.He also stated that the government will start to impose fines or cancel licenses of liquor shops that allow people to drink near the shops.

Sikar Gangrape

Sikar gangrape: Accused school director Jagdish and teacher jagat arrested for raping high school student

Day after the horrific rape case of a Sikar high school student came to light, the police today detained the accused school director Jagdish and the teacher, Jagat.

The duo had allegedly been raping the minor for a long time and had even impregnated her. The incident came to light after the minor was rushed to a hospital on Monday for excessive bleeding.

The girl is now is undergoing treatment in a Jaipur hospital and is now in a critical condition. The interrogation taken up by the Police Superintendent, Kushal Singh Khinchi, is underway.

(input from ANI)