New Delhi, Sep 7 (PTI) These are the top stories from the northern region at 4.45 pm.
DES14 UP-KAFEEL-CONGRESS Not joining any party; I'm a doc, would like to remain so: Kafeel Khan Lucknow: Putting an end to speculation about him joining the Congress after being released from jail recently, Dr Kafeel Khan said that he is a doctor and would like to remain so.
DES26 UP-MURDER-LYNCHING UP: Man lynched in police presence after he kills teacher Gorakhpur (UP):An angry mob thrashed a man to death at a village in Uttar Pradesh's Kushinagar district on Monday, apparently in the presence of policemen who had arrived after he allegedly shot dead a teacher.
DES23 UP-VIRUS-CASES 56 more die due to COVID-19 in UP, 5,649 fresh cases recorded Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh recorded 56 more deaths due to COVID-19 on Monday, taking the state's toll to 3,976, while 5,649 fresh cases pushed the tally to 2,71,851.
DES11 UP-LUCKNOW-METRO Lucknow Metro resumes services after 5 months Lucknow: The Lucknow Metro resumed services on Monday after being closed for over five months due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
DES5 RJ-VIRUS-DEATHS Rajasthan reports 10 more COVID-19 deaths, over 700 fresh cases Jaipur: Rajasthan reported 10 more deaths due to COVID-19 on Monday, taking the state's toll to 1,147, a health department bulletin said.
DES13 RJ-PILOT-BIRTHDAY Sachin Pilot greeted by leaders of both BJP and Cong on his birthday Jaipur: Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot, PCC president Govind Singh Dotasra, BJP state president Satish Poonia and other several leaders wished former deputy chief minister Sachin Pilot on his birthday.
DES24 HR-SCHOOLS Hry govt to conduct trial classes in 2 schools Chandigarh: The Haryana government has decided to start classes for students of Classes 10 to 12 in two state-run schools in Karnal and Sonipat districts on a trial basis after the vast majority of parents of the children in these two institutes gave their go ahead.
DES15 HP-ASSEMBLY Himachal Assembly's monsoon session begins Shimla: A 12-day monsoon session of the Himachal Pradesh Assembly began here on Monday under strict COVID-19 measures.
DES9 JK-VIRUS NC LEADER Former NC MLA dies of COVID-19 in J-K Jammu: Senior National Conference leader and former legislator Thakur Rachpal Singh died of COVID-19 at a hospital in Jammu and Kashmir's Reasi district on Monday, officials said. PTI RDK RDK