Breaking News LIVE, October 31:
2:00 PM| PM Narendra Modi travels on the maiden seaplane flight from Kevadia to Sabarmati. The flight connects Sabarmati riverfront in Ahmedabad to Statue of Unity in Kevadia, Narmada district.
12:30 PM| You are the officers who will be serving the country when it celebrates 100 years of Independence. From 2022, the 25 years ahead are very important for the country. You have a huge responsibility: PM Modi during virtual interaction with the Civil Services Probationers.
10:55 AM| RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav, who is contesting the Bihar elections as Chief Ministerial face, this morning targetted Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, alleging that his government was involved in over 60 scams of over Rs 30,000 crore.
Sharing a video of Prime Minister Narendra Modi listing over 30 scams linked to the state government, Yadav tweeted, “Under respected Nitish Kumar ji, over 60 scams of over 30,000 crore have happened. Of these, 33 were listed by PM Modi five years back…You can listen for yourself”.
आदरणीय नीतीश जी के शासनकाल में अब तक 30 हज़ार करोड़ के 60 बड़े घोटाले हुए है इनमें से 33 तो माननीय प्रधानमंत्री जी आज से 5 वर्ष पूर्व स्वयं गिना रहे थे। खुद सुनिए..
उसके बाद सृजन घोटाला, धान घोटाला, शौचालय घोटाला, छात्रवृति घोटाले सहित हज़ारों करोड़ के अन्य घोटाले हुए है। pic.twitter.com/qlesTUUVb1
— Tejashwi Yadav (@yadavtejashwi) October 31, 2020
PM Modi pays tribute to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel on his birth anniversary, at the Statue of Unity in Kevadia, Gujarat. 130 crore Indians together honoured the COVID19 warriors in their fight against this pandemic. The way the country has proved its collective potential during this time is unprecedented.
One dead, two injured as a crane loses control and collides with Metro pillar at Andheri Gundavali bus stop near Western Express Highway in Mumbai. A woman standing at the bus stop got trapped under the rear wheels of a crane and died on the spot while 2 others were rushed to the hospital.
India on Saturday reported 48,268 Covid-19 cases, taking its tally to 81,37,119, while 551 deaths pushed the toll to 1,21,641, according to data from the Union Health Ministry. There are 5,82,649 active cases of the novel coronavirus in the country, while as many as 74,32,829 people have recovered from the disease.
Meanwhile, with Delhi reporting over 5,000 Covid-19 cases three days in a row, Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain Friday emphasised the importance of wearing face masks, saying people should consider them as a “vaccine” against the virus till the time one is available.