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  • Racing towards the finish line in MP: BJP 79, Cong 78, SP one
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  • Racing towards the finish line in MP: BJP 79, Cong 78, SP one
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Over 3942 dengue cases reported in Punjab this year

Phagwara, Oct 11 (UNI) More than 3,942 confirmed dengue cases were reported in Punjab from January 1 to October10 this year.
As many as 159 dengue positive cases were reported in Phagwara.
This was confirmed by Special Secretary Health Puneet Goyal and epidemiologist Sumit Sharma while talking to UNI, after meeting with Municipal Corporation Commissioner Bakhtawar Singh and Kapurthala Civil Surgeon here on Thursday.
Goyal, who visited Phagwara to assess the situation arisen after dengue epidemic, said that all preventive measures are being taken by health department, but awareness among the people is dire need of the hour. He said the dengue outbreak needed to be dealt with by all concerned departments including Health and Local Bodies department.
Goyal along with senior officers of health and local bodies department visited Hadiabad localities.
Kapurthala Civil Surgeon Dr Balwant Singh told newsmen that larva of dengue was detected at 429 houses while it was found from 611 containers out of 24,000 checked. He advised people to avoid self medication and use maximum water in routine.
The CMO disclosed that dengue mosquitoes mostly bite from 0800 hrs to 1000 hrs and between 1500 hrs and 1700 hrs in the evening.
It may be mentioned here that around one thousand cases of suspected dengue are unreported in Phagwara.
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TRS tampered EVMs for victory: DK Aruna

11 Dec 2018 | 11:28 PM

Hyderabad, Dec 11 (UNI) Former Congress minister DK Aruna on Tuesday accused the TRS of tampering EVMs and getting a huge majority in the Assembly polls.

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Cabinet approves school uniform scheme in HP

11 Dec 2018 | 11:24 PM

Tapovan, Dec 11 (UNI) Jai Ram Thakur's Government approved Free School uniform to students of state run schools in the state on Tuesday
The State Cabinet meeting was held under the chairmanship of Chief Minister Shri Jai Ram Thakur at Dharamshala.

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Veep, Mah Governor greet KCR on TRS' victory

11 Dec 2018 | 10:53 PM

Hyderabad, Dec 11 (UNI) Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu and Maharashtra Governor Vidyasagar Rao on Tuesday congratulated Telangana caretaker Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao on TRS party’s bumper majority in the state’s Assembly elections.

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Election results shattered myth of BJP’s electoral invincibility: CPI(M)

11 Dec 2018 | 10:48 PM

Kolkata, Dec 11 (UNI) The Polit Bureau of the Communist Party of India (Marxist)
on Tuesday said the defeat of the BJP in the elections to the state assemblies of
Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Chhattisgarh, is a clear indication of the people’s
discontent and anger at the policies followed by the Modi government and the BJP
state governments that have imposed unbearable burdens on the people.

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126 results declared in MP; Cong wins 63

11 Dec 2018 | 10:37 PM

Bhopal, Dec 11 (UNI) The Congress is leading the Assembly seats tally on Tuesday in Madhya Pradesh with 63 whereas the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is a close second at 60 and three have gone to independents.

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