9.15 am: Vikram Saini, BJP MLA from Muzaffarnagar says ‘My personal view is that those who say they feel unsafe and threatened in India should be bombed, give me a ministry and I will bomb all such people, not even one will be spared’
9.00 am: A Maoist killed in an encounter with security forces in Jharkhand’s Chatra. One INSAS rifle recovered.
8.30 am: Ajay Maken resigns as Delhi Congress President
8.00 am: 46-year-old Srilankan woman who came to Sabarimala Temple: I went up to the holy steps, but I was not allowed to go further. I had a medical certificate also.
7.00 am: Delhi: Latest visuals from Sudarshan Park in Moti Nagar, where part of a factory collapsed claiming lives of 7 people y’day. 8 persons are admitted to hospital. Rescue operation was closed till morning; NDRF said “there is no possibility of anyone being repressed in the building”
6.30 am: Delhi: UPSC aspirants stage protest outside BJP President Amit Shah’s residence demanding compensatory attempts in UPSC Civil Services Exam for those who suffered due to the Civil Services Aptitude Test (CSAT) exam pattern