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MD of leading Assamese daily dies

Guwahati, Jul 3 (UNI) A co-proprietor of a leading Assamese daily, ‘Asomiya Khobor’, Rantu Das died at a private hospital here today.
Das was undergoing treatment for liver ailments, family sources said.
He was also the Managing Director of the newspaper.
Das’ death has been widely condoled, including the by the chief minister, state Industry minister and the Leader of the Opposition in the state Assembly.
The Guwahati Press Club, the Journalists Association of Assam and the Journalists’ Forum Assam have also expressed their condolences at the demise of Das.
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3146 new cases, COVID 19 tally reaches 68148

06 Aug 2020 | 6:35 PM

Patna, Aug 6 (UNI) With detection of record number of 3,146 new coronavirus positive cases, the tally of COVID 19 patients increased to 68,148 in Bihar so far.Health department sources said here today that of the new cases, Patna reported with 603 new cases followed by Katihar with 234, East Champaran 190, Vaishali 163, Samastipur 139, Bhagalpur 128, Muzaffarpur 118, Rohtas 106, Nalanda 102, Saharsa 101, Saran 94, Siwan and Buxar 92 each, Bhojpur 90, West Champaran 89,Purnea 80, Araria and Gaya 77 each, Madhubani 75, Sheikhpura 69, Begusarai 66, Sitamarhi 65, Banka 58, Munger 57, Khagaria 50, Madhepura 44, Lakhisarai and Nawada 43 each, Jamui 42 , Darbhanga 40, Supaul and Arwal 33 each, Jehanabad 29, Aurangabad 28, Gopalganj and Kishanganj 24 each, Sheohar 14 and Kaimur 3.

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Three arrested for murder in Palamu

06 Aug 2020 | 6:31 PM

Daltonganj, Aug 6 (UNI) Police has arrested three accused who were involved in a murder which had taken place a month earlier under Hussainabad Police Station area of the Palamu district.

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Khandu holds review meeting with AAI

06 Aug 2020 | 6:27 PM

Itanagar, Aug 6 (UNI) Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu on Thursday held a meeting with the Airports Authority of India (AAI) to expedite work on Hollongi Airport near here.

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Monsoon bird census in Odisha's Kanika forest range to commence from Aug 26

06 Aug 2020 | 6:24 PM

Kendrapara, Aug 6 (UNI) The monsoon bird census at Kanika Forest Range under Bhitarkanika National park is scheduled to be held from August 26 to 31 next.

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BJP calls Ranchi dist "a puppet" of state govt for not quarantining Congress leader

06 Aug 2020 | 6:22 PM

Ranchi, Aug 6 (UNI) State general secretary of BJP and Rajya Sabha MP Sameer Oraon today accused the district administration of being a puppet in the hands of the state government for not sending co-incharge for Congress party Affairs in Jharkhand Umang Singhar to 14 days quarantine after returning from Delhi.

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