1. India’s COVID count: There are 2,16,919 active cases in the entire country. We are now inching close to 2.20 mark. The new cases in the last 24 hours were 9,304. It was the biggest spike that we have seen in India in the last 24 hours. 1,04,106 people have already been recovered but there was a marginal drop in the recovery rate in the country with 3,804 people recovering.
The death toll has crossed 6,075 mark and 260 people lost their lives in the last 24 hours. India’s fatality rate is much lower as compared to other worst-affected countries in the world at 2.08%. The recovery rate is the biggest hope with 47.99%.
Mumbai administration has decided that shops will open by today but they will open in odd-even basis.
3. Pak unleashes ISI on Indian Diplomat. Pak stoops to roadside stunts to intimidate Indian Diplomats in Pakistan. TIMES NOW’s Vivek Narayan with details. Ambassadors of Pakistan are always engaged in subversion, sabotage, recruitment of spies. they are the most uncivilized nation we’ve ever encountered. says, Defence Analyst General Bakshi (Retd). Shaheen protesters get ready but intel EXPOSES its intent to disrupt. Tahir Hussain-Umar Khalid plotted ‘hate’ here & now, call to block ‘lives’ again. Massive police presence at spot. ‘Is Shaheen ‘maidan’ for mayhem?’ ‘Given that many Shaheen Bagh protesters had remained adamant on staying on in the early stages of the COVID crisis, despite prohibitory orders, is the latest attempt to resume protests any surprise?’ DHARNA 2.0: Cover-fire after riot chargesheet? Delhi Police chargesheet unearthed Shaheen link which states that Shaheen Bagh was alleged ‘strategy centre’ for Delhi riots.
4. Branded as the ‘super-spreaders’, over 2000 foreign tablighis have been banned from entering India for the next 10 years. This is considered to be a huge decision by the Centre. These tablighis were the attendees of Nizamuddin’s Markaz event in the state of Delhi. BJP spokesperson, Amit Malviya says, ‘This should have been done long ago’. For the first time ever the Indian government has taken such an unprecedented action for foreigners, which is implemented with completely right earnest and sent a big message to the entire global community, particularly if religious preachers.
5. In yet another horrific incident, Indian diplomats were chased and harassed by the ISI agents in the country. In an attempt to scare the Indian Foreign officers, Pakistan tried intimidating the diplomats by unleashing ISI agents on them. In an event that has been recorded on camera, the agents can be seen chasing the diplomats on a motorbike. The video has been widely shared on social media
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