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February 12, 2020

23 illegal Bangladeshi immigrants held in Maharashtra

Palghar (Maharashtra) , Feb 13 (ANI): About 23 illegal immigrants from Bangladesh were arrested in a major police action at Virar in Palghar district adjoining Mumbai on Wednesday.The arrested persons include 10 women, 12 men, and one minor child.Earlier, the Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) held a march demanding the ouster of illegal Bangladeshi and Pakistani immigrants living in Mumbai, following which this arrest has been made.Police are investigating further in this case. Preliminarily it has come to light that these…

Naveen Patnaik richest amongst Odisha ministers with assets worth Rs 64.26 crore

Bhubaneswar (Odisha) , Feb 13 (ANI): Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik is the richest among the Odisha Ministers with assets worth over Rs 64.26 crore, the state government said on its website on Wednesday. Odisha government has released the property list of 20 ministers, including Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on its website.According to the declaration, Naveen Patnaik owns assets worth over Rs 64.26 crore as on March 31, 2019, including movable assets of over Rs 62,66,663.93 lakh and immovable inherited properties with…

Nine injured as fire breaks out at house in Mumbai

Mumbai (Maharashtra) , Feb 13 (ANI): Nine people have been injured after a fire broke out at a house here on Wednesday late night.The fire broke out in the Samta Nagar area of the city. The reason for the fire has been attributed to a short circuit. A few minutes after the fire broke out, a cylinder exploded in the house causing severe damage to the property.The nine injured persons have been admitted to a nearby hospital and are undergoing treatment.The fire brigade reached the spot and doused the fire soon after it broke…

Fake currency racket busted in Odisha, six arrested

Jajpur (Odisha) , Feb 13 (ANI): The Odisha Police busted a fake currency racket and arrested six persons on Wednesday in Jajpur district.Police also seized counterfeit currency with a face value of Rs 4,77,000 and logistics and other material. "Police seized Rs 4,77,000 fake currency notes with color printer along with three mobile phones. Six persons have been arrested. Police registered a case under sections 489 (A), 489 (B), 489 (C), 489 (D) and 34," Odisha Police informed in a release."Based on reliable information, JK…

Cabinet approves changes in ‘Vivad se Vishwas Bill’, also gives nod to bills related to pesticide management,major ports

New Delhi , Feb 13 (ANI): The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved changes in the Direct Tax 'Vivad se Vishwas Bill', 2020 to increase its scope and cover litigations pending in various debt recovery tribunals.The cabinet also approved Pesticide Management Bill 2020 and Major Ports Authority Bill. The Direct Tax 'Vivad se Vishwas Bill' was introduced in the Lok Sabha On February 5.Minister for Information and Broadcasting Prakash Javadekar told the media here that cases involving over nine lakh crore of direct taxes were…
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