Tika Utsav in India; Mamata lashes out at EC; Delhi CM on door-to-door vaccine | Top News

Here are the top headlines of the hour: 1. West Bengal Chief Minister calls Cooch Behar firing incident a ‘genocide. Mamata Banerjee lashes out at Election Commission for allegedly suppressing facts. 2. Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal appealed to the centre to lift all the restrictions as far as the vaccination is concerned. He even offered that his government could conduct a door to door vaccination drive. 3. India hits another record daily high. India reported 1,52,879 new COVID19 cases, 90,584 discharges, and 839 deaths in the last 24 hours. The total cases stand at 1,33,58,805, Total recoveries at 1,20,81,443, the Active cases are at 11,08,087 and the Death toll stands at 1,69,275. Whereas, the total vaccination stands at 10,15,95,147. 4. Four day tika utsav begins in India. Prime Minister Narendra Modi urges people to assist others, wear mask and motivate.