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Mining dependents in Goa stage protest, police resort to lathicharge

Panaji, Mar 19 (UNI) Police on Monday resorted to lathicharge on crowd of people who had blocked two bridges in the city protesting against closure of mining following a Supreme Court order last month.
A large number of people who included members of All Goa Truck Owners, Driver Association, Mining Dependents, Barge Owners, supplier of machinery, among others, had gathered near the Kadamba Transport Corporation (KTC) Bus Stand in the city since morning. They were demanding resumption of mining operations which had come to a standstill from March 16, 2018, last following a Supreme Court order.
Though North Goa District Administration had on Sunday imposed Section 144 on either side of Mandovi Bridge and Kadamba Transport Corporation (KTC) Bus Stand in the city keeping in view 12 Standard Board Examination which was underway but it did not deter the protesters from blocking the bridges which led to traffic jam, causing inconvenience to office goers and school students.
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Telangana: 3 17 cr registered electors in upcoming Assembly polls in state

05 Oct 2023 | 2:48 AM

Hyderabad, Oct 4 (UNI) Telangana has 3, 17, 17, 389 registered electors including 2,58,71,493 male voters across 119 assembly constituencies for the upcoming Assembly elections in the state, according to a final electoral roll, released by the Chief Electoral Officer here on Wednesday.

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ISRO plans to launch Chandrayaan 4,5, 6, says Deputy Director Sunil

05 Oct 2023 | 2:36 AM

Puri,Oct.4 (UNI) Plans are afoot to launch Chandrayaan 4, 5 and 6 with increasing payload, ISRO Deputy Director P Sunil said.

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PM Modi concerned about Sikkim natural disaster

05 Oct 2023 | 2:31 AM

Gangtok,Oct 4 (UNI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi ,talked to Sikkim Chief Minister about the Lhonak Glacial lake outburst and flash floods caused by heavy rains.

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Startup Yatra,Startup Express gathers over 2050 ideas in a fortnight journey in Odisha

05 Oct 2023 | 2:20 AM

Bhubaneswar, Oct 4 (UNI) Startup Odisha Yatra and Startup Xpress have achieved a remarkable milestone with more than 2050 ideas being collected in just 15 days.

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Odisha: Naveen dedicates 26 ultra modern Ambulances for emergency health service

05 Oct 2023 | 2:17 AM

Bhubaneswar, Oct 4 (UNI) Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday dedicated 26 new ultra modern Ambulances to provide emergency health service to the people of Odisha.

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