CAL 1 JH-VIRUS-CASES Jharkhand reports 829 new COVID-19 cases, 10 fresh fatalities Ranchi: Jharkhand's COVID-19 tally rose to 89,702 on Thursday as 829 more people tested positive for the infection, a health official said.
CAL 2 OD-FIRE-CASUALTY Man succumbs to injuries caused by Bhubaneswar petrol pump fire Bhubaneswar: One person has succumbed to his burn injuries, caused by a blaze at a petrol pump in Bhubaneswar, while undergoing treatment at a state-run hospital, authorities of the medical establishment said on Thursday.
CAL 4 OD-VIRUS-CASES Odisha reports 3,144 new COVID-19 cases, 16 fresh fatalities Bhubaneswar: Odisha's COVID-19 tally mounted to 2,44,142 on Thursday as 3,144 more people, including a ruling BJD MLA, tested positive for the infection, while 16 fresh fatalities pushed the state's coronavirus death toll to 974, a health official said.
CAL 8 WB-LD BJP-POLICE-CLASH Violent protests erupt in Kolkata, Howrah during BJP's secretariat march Kolkata/Howrah: Parts of Kolkata and adjoining Howrah resembled a battle zone on Thursday as BJP workers and supporters clashed with police, hurling stones and blocking roads with burning tyres, to protest a string of killings of saffron party workers.
CES 1 TR-VIRUS-CASES Tripura reports 214 new COVID-19 cases, 3 fresh fatalities Agartala: Tripura's COVID-19 tally rose to 27,759 on Thursday as 214 more people tested positive for the infection, a health official said.
CES 3 AR-VIRUS-CASES Arunachal Pradesh reports 260 new COVID-19 cases, one fatality Itanagar: At least 260 more people, including two security personnel, have tested positive for COVID-19 in Arunachal Pradesh, pushing the northeastern state's coronavirus caseload to 11,267, a health official said here on Thursday.
CES 4 JH-WORSHIP-SOP Jharkhand allows 50 people at a time at places of worship Ranchi/Ramgarh: The Jharkhand government has said a maximum of 50 people can enter a place of worship at a time and devotees must wear masks and maintain social distancing.
CES 9 BH-POLLS-JDU-WOMEN One-fifths of JD(U)'s candidates in Bihar polls are women Patna: Nearly one-fifths of the candidates fielded by the ruling JD(U) in Bihar assembly polls are women -- in line with Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's emphasis on empowering females through a slew of measures, most notable, though controversial, being the prohibition law.
CES 11 JH-FIR-MINORS FIR filed against 4 minors for abusing, beating up neighbour Dhanbad: A two-year-old girl was among 13 members of her family who had been taking rounds of a Dhanbad court for anticipatory bail after an FIR was lodged against them for allegedly abusing, beating up and snatching valuables from a neighbour. PTI RG RG