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Delhi AAP MLA Raghav Chadha says he has tested positive for COVID-19

I would like to inform you all that I have tested positive for COVID-19. No serious symptoms have surfaced yet but… https://t.co/eZn1pIAKBA

— Raghav Chadha (@raghav_chadha) 16154364180001 dies, 8 injured in an accident on a railway track

One person died and 8 others injured in an accident that took place when they were carrying out repair work on a railway track near Yamuna Khadar, Delhi last night. The injured are undergoing treatment at two different hospitals. An FIR has been registered: Delhi Police

India reports 22,854 new COVID-19 cases, 18,100 recoveries, and 126 deaths in the last 24 hoursTotal cases: 1,12,85,561Total recoveries: 1,09,38,146Active cases: 1,89,226 Death toll: 1,58,189Billboards come up in Greater Toronto area thanking PM Narendra Modi for providing COVID-19 vaccines to Canada.Fire breaks out at a chemical factory in the Maharashtra Industrial Development Corporation area of Ambernath, Thane.

Firefighting operation underway. No casualties reported.

TMC defers its manifesto release schedule for today following the injury to party chief Mamata Banerjee.Maharashtra ATS records statement of police officer Sachin Vaze in Mansukh Hiren death case, says an ATS officer.

The state home minister yesterday announced that govt had decided to remove Vaze from the Crime Branch following an uproar in the Assembly for his suspension & arrest

A superhero pharmacist

Mayank Amin, who owns the Skippack Pharmacy in Schwenksville, Pennsylvania, has administered more than 4,000 doses… https://t.co/5aZobYztZQ

— Reuters (@Reuters) 1615426200000TMC’s Abhishek Banerjee shares a picture of bedridden Didi with a message to BJP

.@BJP4Bengal Brace yourselves to see the power of people of BENGAL on Sunday, May 2nd. Get READY!!! https://t.co/dg6bw1TxiU

— Abhishek Banerjee (@abhishekaitc) 1615410957000India calls for enhanced security, safety of UN peacekeepers

At an informal UNSC meet, I called to strengthen UN peacekeepers’ safety & security, bring perpetrators of crime against them to justice, recalled India’s gift of 200,000 COVID-19 vaccine doses for them & enhance technology’s use for safety: India’s Permanent Rep to UN, TS Tirumurti

Karnataka reports first Covid-19 positive case of South Africa variantThe first case of Covid-19 infection from the coronavirus variant from South Africa has been detected in Karnataka, the state health department said in its bulletin on Wednesday.Till March 10, a total of 64 United Kingdom returnees have tested positive during RT-PCR tests. A total of 26 primary contacts of these 64 people have also tested positive during RT-PCR tests, the health department said.As per results of tests done on international passengers till March 10, one person was tested positive for the South African strain of Covid-19 virus.US-China to meet at senior level in Alaska next weekThe meeting between Secretary of State Antony Blinken, national security adviser Jake Sullivan and China’s top foreign policy officials comes as the two countries navigate intense disagreements over trade and human rights in Tibet, Hong Kong and the western Xinjiang region, as well as the coronavirus pandemic and increasing Chinese assertiveness in the South China Sea.Cooperation on North Korea and how to constrain or end its nuclear weapons program is also likely to top the agenda of the March 18 meeting between Blinken and Sullivan and Chinese State Councilor Wang Yi and the foreign affairs chief of the Chinese Communist Party, Yang Jiechi, in Anchorage, Alaska.Mamata’s tests detected injuries to her ankle, right shoulder & neck: DoctorPreliminary medical tests conducted on West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee late on Wednesday night detected severe bone injuries in her left ankle and foot, and injuries in right shoulder, forearm and neck, a senior doctor of the state-run SSKM hospital said.Doctors at the hospital decided to closely monitor Banerjee, who has been complaining of chest pain and breathlessness since the alleged attack at Nandigram in Purba Medinipore district earlier in the evening, for the next 48 hours, he said.LPG consumption amongst PMUY customers surge 23.2% despite price rise: Indian Oil Corporation LimitedWill share vaccines if there is surplus: Biden

“If we have a surplus, we are going to share with the rest of the world,” US President Joe Biden said noting the US has already committed USD 4 billion to Covax, the United Nations program for distributing the vaccine across the world according to The Hill.

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