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Goa Govt declares holiday on Feb 15, 3 days state mourning

Panaji, Feb 14 (UNI) As mark of respect to the departed soul of Goa Deputy Chief Minister Francis Dsouza, who passed away on Thursday, the state government declared three day mourning and ordered all state government offices, local or autonomous bodies, public sector undertakings, all educational institutions, including the aided institutions, to remain close on February 15, 2019.
A notification to this effect was issued by Under Secretary (GA-II) late evening.
As a mark of respect to the departed dignitary, three days state mourning will be observed throughout the state from January 15, 2019 to January 17, 2019.
During the period of state mourning the National Flag will fly at half mast on all the buildings throughout the state where it is regularly flown and there will be no official entertainment, the notification said.
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Youth murdered for illicit relation

25 May 2019 | 9:56 AM

Kolhapur, May 25 (UNI) A 30 year-old man was murdered on late Friday night after being hit by stone at Bhendvade village in Hatkanangale tehsil of this district for having illicit relation with a woman.

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Sunstroke claims one life in Maharashtra

Sunstroke claims one life in Maharashtra

25 May 2019 | 9:34 AM

Aurangabad, May 25 (UNI) A 40-year-old farm labour from Sonijawala village in Beed district died due to sunstroke. Sources said that the victim Bharat Gaikwad a farm labour had gone to market at Salegaon. While he was returning to his village, he sat under a tree where he collapsed due to excessive heat.

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ACB nabs Gramsevika for demanding bribe in Jalna

ACB nabs Gramsevika for demanding bribe in Jalna

25 May 2019 | 8:28 AM

Aurangabad, Maharashtra, May 25 (UNI) The Anti corruption bureau (ACB) Jalna unit have arrested a Gramsevika of Pavse Pangari village in Ambad taluka of Jalna district for allegedly demanding a bribe amount of Rs 10,000 from a contractor.

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Two youths drown in Maharashtra

24 May 2019 | 10:49 PM

Aurangabad, May 24 (UNI) In a tragic incident, two youths were drowned in a pond here at about 30 km from Marathwada region on Friday.

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Two held for stealing component from elevators

24 May 2019 | 8:31 PM

Thane, May 24 (UNI) Two people were arrested for their alleged involvement in multiple cases of stealing lift drives, a mechanical component in elevators, from several cities of this district, police said here on Friday.

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