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Today our focus will be on the coronavirus pandemic, which has afflicted more than 9 million people across the country and has killed over 1.33 lakh people. However, the recovery rate has reached 93.68 per cent, it said, adding that the number of recovered persons stands in India stands at 85,62,642. Meanwhile, PM Modi will also hold a meeting with Chief Ministers of 10 worst-hit states today to discuss COVID-19 situation.
Here are the LIVE Updates of November 24:
9:40 am: Nivar Cyclone is very likely to cross Tamil Nadu and Puducherry coasts between Karaikal and Mamallapuram around Puducherry during 25th November 2020 evening as a severe cyclonic storm with a wind speed of 100-110 kmph gusting to 120 kmph: India Meteorological Department (IMD)
9:30 am: With 37,975 new #COVID19 infections, India’s total cases rise to 91,77,841. With 480 new deaths, toll mounts to 1,34,218. Total active cases at 4,38,667. Total discharged cases at 86,04,955 with 42,314 new discharges in last 24 hrs
9:25 am: Maharashtra: A 34-year-old specially-abled woman is serving the society as Sarpanch of 2 villages in Dindori Taluka, Nashik district. Currently, in her 2nd term, Kavita Bhondwe made changes in Gram Panchayats’ affairs & stood up against illegal practices in Dahegaon & Waglud.
9:20 am: Delhi Police’s Special Cell received input that the truck driver & cleaner, involved in Nagrotra (J&K) terror attack, were helping terrorists. They were picked up from Delhi & interrogated. Since nothing was found during questioning, they were handed over to their family: Sources
9:10 am: Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal orders immediate procurement of 1200 BiPAP machines for new ICU beds in the national capital. The BiPAP machines will be procured immediately from CSIR (Council of Scientific and Industrial Research) on nomination basis: Delhi Chief Minister’s Office
9:00 am: Karnataka: Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) conducted raids at six locations on properties related to Dr Sudha, KAS officer, Head of Information and Biotechnology Department
8:45 am: President Ram Nath Kovind boards the Air India One- B777 aircraft for inaugural flight to Chennai. The President will be visiting Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh to offer prayers at the Sri Venkateswara Swamy Temple: President of India
7:50 am: Delhi: Air Quality Index (AQI) is at 400 (very poor) in Patparganj area, as per Central Pollution Control Board data. Mercury level also dips in the national capital, with an IMD forecast of 10° Celsius minimum & 25° Celsius maximum temperature for today
7:35 am: Their intention is to create hatred. This fight is between Hyderabad and Bhagyanagar. It is your responsibility now to decide who will win: AIMIM Chief Asaduddin Owaisi
7:25 am: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hold a meeting with Chief Ministers of States over COVID-19 situation, through video conferencing today
7:10 am: If there’re 30,000 Rohingyas in electoral list, what is Home Minister Amit Shah doing? Is he sleeping? Isn’t this his job to see how are 30-40 thousand Rohingyas listed? If BJP is honest, it should show 1,000 such names by tomorrow evening: Asaduddin Owaisi
7:00 am: Chandigarh Spinal Rehab Centre organised marriage of a man who became wheel-chair bound after accident, with his childhood love Anamika. Rahul, the groom says,”Life doesn’t wait for anything, it goes on.” Anamika says,”People should understand disability exists in their minds