PM Modi to visit Haldia in Bengal today, Mamata Banerjee to skip the event | Top headlines | Feb 7

Here are the top headlines of the day:
1. Glacier outburst in Alaknanda river dam, three bodies found while 150 others are feared to be missing. Prime Minister Modi takes stock of the situation and Home Minister Amit Shah to visit Uttarakhand.

2. Uttarakhand Chief Minister takes stock of the tragedy and confirms that the water level is decreasing. He further states that aerial surveys will be conducted to assess the damage caused to the districts along the river bank.

3. Prime Minister Modi is in Assam to launch various developmental projects. During the launch ceremony, Prime Minister Modi highlights the tool kit conspiracy, which was hatched abroad to defame India.

4. PM Modi is scheduled to visit Haldia in West Bengal today, in order to inaugurate the infrastructure project in the district. Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to skip the event.

5. Legends have now become the center of political jibes amidst the farmers' agitation. After NCP Supremo Sharad Pawar's advice, Congress MP Jasbir Gill insults Sachin Tendulkar and says he doesn't deserve Bharat Ratna.

6. Ahead of Kerala Assembly polls, the focus is back on the Sabrimala temple, Congress party promises law and penalty against entry of women in the shrine. Pinarayi government remains non-committal.