MDS6 AP-LD SANITISER DEATHS 10 people die after consuming sanitiser as substitute to liquor in AP village (Eds: Updates with fresh inputs, recasts) Amaravati: At least ten alcohol addicts, including three beggars, died after allegedly consuming sanitiser as an alternative to liquor in a village under COVID-19 lockdown in Prakasam district of Andhra Pradesh, police said on Friday.
MDS3 PD-VIRUS-CASES 56-year old woman succumbs to COVID-19 in Puducherry, 174 new cases take total cases to 3,467 Puducherry: A 56-year old woman succumbed to coronavirus in Puducherry, taking the toll to 49 while a single day high of 174 new cases were reported.
MDS2 TL-VIRUS-CASES Telangana reports 1,986 new COVID-19 cases, 14 deaths Hyderabad: Telangana reported 1,986 new COVID-19 cases, the highest single day spike so far, taking the tally of positive cases in the state to 62,703.
MES2 TN-METRO STATIONS-RENAMING TN govt renames three Metro Rail stations in Chennai after Anna, MGR & Jaya Chennai: The Tamil Nadu government on Friday announced renaming of three Metro Rail stations here after late Chief Ministers C N Annadurai, M G Ramachandran and J Jayalalithaa.
MES3 KL-BAKRID Muslims in Kerala celebrate a low-key Bakrid amid COVID-19 pandemic Thiruvananthapuram: The Muslim community in Kerala on Friday celebrated Bakrid amid the COVID-19 pandemic, adhering to the strict health protocols laid down by the government.
MES4 KL-PRISON-FUEL OUTLETS Prisoners to man three fuel outlets in Kerala Thiruvananthapuram: In a new initiative, jail inmates in Kerala will man three fuel outlets which have come up adjacent to three prisons in the state.PTI SS PTI PTI