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Top News Briefing/ China Opposes Infrastructure Development by India in Ladakh, Warns of Tensions Escalating and Other News Updates


China Opposes Infrastructure Development by India in Ladakh, Warns of Tensions Escalating : Recently 44 bridges were built in the UT of Ladakh and were inaugurated by Defence Minister Rajnath Singh. Reacting sharply to the incident, China has said that it doesn’t recognise any Indian construction in the region and opposes infrastructure building in the region. China has also said that neither country should engage in making any step that could potentially escalate the tensions between the two countries.

In a Fitting Reply, Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackery Says that he Doesn’t Need a Certificate for Being Hindu : In a reply given to Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari, CM Uddhav Thackery said that he didn’t need any certificate for being a Hindu. He had been sent a sarcasm filled letter by the Governor questioning his decision to open up places of worship amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Centre Issues Warning on Festivities Amid the Coronavirus Pandemic : The coronavirus pandemic has been going on in the country and it is in this context that the Centre has issued a warning especially in the context that are around the corner. It is in this context that Dr VK Paul, a member of the Niti Aayog said that “The Virus is happy when we crowd together. It takes advantage of this.” 

The government has urged people to wear face masks and regularly sanitise their hands while refraining from crowded spaces. It has also highlighted the fact that it is likely that the COVID-19 infection will amplify multifold in India in the winter season as festivals draw close.

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal Attacks Congress : Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal had launched a new dig on the Congress and said that the party had been looting the city and not doing enough for its people. He also took a dig at the BJP and said that, it too had done insufficient work for its people. CM Kejriwal was attacking the two parties in the context of the recent farmers; bills.

CBI, Hathras Victim’s Mother Visits Crime Spot:The CBI has started its probe into the gang-rape and alleged murder of the nineteen year old Dalit girl in the Hathras district of Uttar Pradesh. A team of CBI officials made a visit to the village and the exact place where the brutal rape took shape. The victim’s mother had also been taken to the crime scene by the CBI officials. A team of forensic experts also visited the site.


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