Coronavirus India News Live Updates: 796 fresh Covid19 cases, 19 deaths in India in last 24 hours – Nation World News

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Daily Covid19 cases remained less than 1000 today. According to the Union Health Minister, there are now 10,889 active COVID cases in India. However, now there is some concern about the new Covid XE variant. Gujarat reported its first case of the XE variant last week, when a person from Mumbai tested positive for Covid-19 during a visit to Vadodara.

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Rescue operation underway to save people in Jharkhand ropeway incident

The in-charge of the rescue team Ashwini Nayar told ANI that the rescue operation is still on. “By noon we are hoping to save all civilians on priority,” he said.

In the last 24 hours, 796 new cases were reported in India, 946 were cured and 19 people died.

Active COVID cases are currently 10,889. are on

India successfully test-fires Helina Anti-Tank Guided Missile

India today successfully test-fired the Helina Anti-Tank Guided Missile from an indigenously advanced Light Helicopter in the high altitude areas of Ladakh. DRDO officials were quoted as saying by news wire agency ANI that the missile was test-fired yesterday in the same area where it had successfully hit a simulated tank target.

Additional Solicitor General of India in Calcutta High Court sends his resignation letter to Union Law Minister Kiren Rijiju

In many important cases, the Birbhum, Rampurhat incident was the last where he fought for a CBI probe.

Nirav Modi’s main aide sent to India

Subhash Shankar Parab, the prime accused in the Rs 7,000 crore Nirav Modi bank fraud case, has been extradited to the CBI from Egypt. Officials said on Tuesday that Parab was the Deputy General Manager (Finance) at Firestar Diamond. Parab, reportedly hiding in Cairo, reached Mumbai after “exile” in the early hours of Tuesday. According to officials, he was absconding since the case related to diamond merchant Nirav Modi and his uncle Mehul Choksi came to light.

No hike in fuel prices today

Oil marketing companies have not increased fuel prices today. This is the sixth consecutive day that the OMCs have not increased the prices of petrol and diesel.

Subhash Shankar, who is a close aide of Nirav Modi, has been brought to Mumbai by a CBI team from Egypt’s Cairo city in connection with the Rs 13,578 crore Punjab National Bank (PNB) scam: ANI quoting CBI sources

CBI deports a key officer of Nirav Modi’s company Subhash Shankar from Cairo to India: PTI

There was no negativity in talks: Rajnath Singh on 2+2 talks with US

Singh told ANI, “As far as America is concerned, they responded positively to ‘Atmanirbharta’ (self-reliance). There is no negativity in its conversation. I have appealed to them that their companies, equipment manufacturers, Welcome to India.”

China reports 1,251 new locally confirmed COVID-19 cases

Of the new local confirmed cases, Shanghai reported 994, while Jilin reported 171. In addition, Hainan reported 21 cases, Guangdong 16, Jiangsu 14 and Zhejiang 11, Xinhua reported, citing the commission’s report.

Voting begins in West Bengal’s Asansol, Ballygunge by-elections

Voting began at 7 am on Tuesday amid tight security arrangements for the by-elections to the Asansol Lok Sabha seat and Ballygunge assembly constituency in West Bengal. The bypoll was necessitated as Babul Supriyo had resigned as the MP from Asansol after switching from the BJP to the TMC, while Minister of State Subrata Mukherjee, who represented Ballygunge last year, passed away.

Voting begins for Bochahan by-election in Bihar

A total of 2.90 lakh voters will decide the fate of 13 candidates, three of whom are women, in the bypolls. The by-poll to this seat was necessitated by the death of MLA Musafir Paswan, who had won on a ticket from Bollywood set designer-turned-politician Mukesh Sahni’s Vikassheel Insaan Party (VIP).

Covid wave in Germany

There have been 162,790 new cases of Kovid-19 in Germany. Death toll is 289. Enhanced

Australia’s Victoria state to host 2026 Commonwealth Games

Australian state Victoria said on Tuesday that it will host the 2026 Commonwealth Games and will organize all sporting events outside its capital Melbourne. Head of State Daniel Andrews praised the Commonwealth Games for adopting Victoria’s pitch for the event, admitting that “it’s a bit riskier than driving it in the middle of a big city”.

US orders consular staff to leave Shanghai as COVID lockdown continues in China’s largest city

Over 10,000 civilians killed in siege: Mariupol mayor

The mayor of the Ukrainian port city of Mariupol said on Monday that more than 10,000 civilians have been killed in the Russian siege of his city, and the death toll could surpass 20,000, as the bodies of Mariupol’s people were washed away in weeks of attacks and privatization. The ‘carpet’ is omitted. through the streets. Mariupol has been cut off from Russian attacks that began shortly after Russian President Vladimir Putin launched an invasion of Ukraine in late February, and has suffered some of the most brutal attacks of the war.

Canada imposes new sanctions on Russian defense sector

According to a news release issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, these new measures will impose sanctions on 33 entities in the Russian defense sector. These entities provided indirect or direct support to the Russian military, the news release said.

Since February 24, when the Russia-Ukraine conflict began, Canada has imposed sanctions on more than 700 individuals and entities from Russia, Ukraine and Belarus. Canada’s latest sanctions will impose asset freezes and sanctions on listed entities, the release said.

Five killed in train accident in Andhra Pradesh

According to Srikakulam SP Radhika, on the night of April 11, at least five people died after being hit by a train in Batuva village of G Sigdam area of ​​Srikakulam district.

Death toll in cable car accident in Jharkhand rises to 3

The death toll in Jharkhand’s Deoghar cable car accident rose to three when a man fell down from a helicopter on Monday evening. The accident took place on Sunday evening after two cable cars collided on a ropeway on Trikoot hills in Jharkhand’s Deoghar. The Indian Air Force continued its operation to rescue the missing tourists on Monday as well.

Nearly two-thirds of Ukraine’s children have fled home

The United Nations children’s agency said on Monday that nearly two-thirds of all Ukrainian children have fled their homes in the six weeks since Russia’s invasion, and the United Nations has confirmed 142 youth deaths. Although this number is almost certainly much higher.

Ukraine Live: Seven bodies found in ruined city near Kyiv

Ukraine on Monday recovered the bodies of seven people buried under the rubble of two destroyed high-rise housing blocks in the city of Borodyanka near Kyiv, the state emergency service said. More than two hundred rescuers have been scrambling to find the missing residents since Ukraine recaptured the city west of Kyiv after Russian troops withdrew from the region late last month. The state emergency service said in a statement that the bodies of 19 people had been found in the destroyed buildings so far.

Ukraine getting ready for offensive in the east

Ukraine said on Monday it expects Russia to launch an offensive in the eastern Donbass region soon as Moscow focuses on capturing territory there after pushing its offensive force through the gates of Kyiv this month.

Russia’s main target in the Donbass is the port of Mariupol, where thousands are believed to have died during the nearly seven-week siege. Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky said Russia is gathering thousands of troops in the region for a new offensive.