New Delhi | Jagran News Desk: Jagran English focuses on all the top news of the day to give our readers a brief insight into what’s happening in the world and how it might impact them.
Today, Delhi Chief Minister and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Arvind Kejriwal to hold roadshows at Karawal Nagar, Gokalpur, Mehrauli, Chhatarpur and Delhi Cantt. While Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and BJP President JP Nadda will hold public rallies in Delhi.
Elections to the 70-member Delhi Assembly promises to be a triangular contest with the AAP hoping to retain power on the plank of development and the BJP and the Congress determined to put up a spirited challenge.
Here are the LIVE Updates of January 28:
11:05 am: BJP MP Parvesh Verma in Delhi yesterday: Jab Dilli mein meri sarkar ban gayi tab 11 Feb ke baad ek mahine mein, meri Lok Sabha mein jitni masjid sarkari zameen par bani hain unmein se ek masjid nahi chhorunga. Saari masjid hata dunga.
11:00 am: Jaipur: Students of Gyandeep PG College were allegedly directed by college administration to attend Rahul Gandhi’s ‘Yuva Aakrosh’ rally,today. Anjana Agarwal,Principal says, “No such directive issued. If any student skips class to attend the rally,I’ll take action it”.
10:55 am: Madhya Pradesh CM Kamal Nath: We have the proposal of building a temple of Sita ji in Sri Lanka. I held a meeting for the same in Bhopal, with swami ji from Sri Lanka. A design for the temple is being worked upon, so that the construction work begins soon
10:50 am: Kerala Government: 5 people kept under observation at isolation wards in hospitals in Trivandrum, Ernakulam and Thrissur. 431 people being monitored at their homes.
10:46 am: Delhi’s Saket Court adjourns the Muzaffarpur Shelter Home case as the concerned judge is on leave. The court had fixed January 28 to hear arguments on quantum of sentence
10:42 am: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh in Delhi: On the security front, India is engaged in conversations with the neighbours with one exception, in order to develop a joint approach for regional peace and security. It’s important that we unite in our efforts to defeat terrorism.
10:35 am: Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan: BJP’s victory is certain. People of Delhi want peace, not anarchy. People will give a befitting reply to those who want to create a Shaheen Bagh-like environment in Delhi…Whenever Kejriwal ji wants, the road in Shaheen Bagh will be re-opened
10:26 am: BSF sources: A light drone without any payload has been recovered by the troops along the International Border in the Arnia sector (Jammu) yesterday. Investigations are on to ascertain the owner of the drone and how it reached there.
10:15 am: General Secretary, Southern India Mills’ Assn: We submitted in our post budget memorandum that we welcome the earlier budget announcement of reducing income tax to infuse more capital & bring in more investments. We’ve requested govt to extend benefits for partnership firms too.
10:10 am: Tamil Nadu: Textile Industry in Coimbatore has pinned their hopes on the upcoming union budget. General Secy of Southern India Mills’ Association says, “Textile Industry has been stagnating since last 4 years and the situation got further aggravated due to US-China trade war.”
9:50 am: BJP MP Parvesh Verma says, “…Lakhs of people gather there (Shaheen Bagh). People of Delhi will have to think & take a decision. They’ll enter your houses, rape your sisters&daughters, kill them. There’s time today, Modi ji & Amit Shah won’t come to save you tomorrow…”
9:40 am: Dr. Minakshi Bhardwaj, Medical Superintendent, Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital, Delhi: 3 suspected cases of #coronavirus have been reported at the hospital. The patients have been kept in isolation for further treatment
9:25 am: Delhi: Union Minister and BJP leader Dharmendra Pradhan campaign for BJP candidate from Moti Nagar assembly constituency Subhash Sachdeva.
9:10 am: Bihar: Jahanabad police detain brother of JNU student&co-coordinator of Shaheen Bagh protests Sharjeel Imam. Delhi Police y’day conducted raids in Mumbai, Patna, Delhi to look for Sharjeel Imam & arrest him for his “cut off Assam from India” remark he allegedly made few days ago
9:00 am: Tamil Nadu: Construction work of the new Pamban rail bridge is underway in Ramanathapuram district. The work had started on 8th Nov, 2019 and is expected to be completed within the next 2 years.
8:45 am: Chandigarh Police: A 2.5 year-old boy was found dead at his house on 26th January inside the bed box having a piece of cloth in his mouth. Father of the boy has accused the boy’s mother of murdering him. A case of murder registered against the mother and she has been arrested.
8:30 am: Under ‘Mera vote kaam ko, seedhe Kejriwal ko’ campaign of AAP, leaders&volunteers of the party will go to 50 Lakh houses of Delhi in next 7 days,along with the ‘guarantee card’&’report card’ of Delhi govt&tell them of the works done in last 5 yrs&plans for next 5.
8:24 am: Pooja Bhatt in Mumbai y’day: I implore our leaders to listen to the voices that have risen in the country. The women in India, at Shaheen Bagh&Lucknow…we, ‘ll not stop until we are heard loud&clear.I’d implore people to speak up more. I don’t support CAA&NRC as it divides my house
8:21 am: Delhi | Air quality in ‘Very Poor’ category in Anand Vihar and ‘Poor’ category in Punjabi Bagh, Lodhi Road and ITO, as per Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB).
8:19 am: Delhi CEO has sought a report from the returning officer of Delhi’s Rithala constituency over Union Minister and BJP MP Anurag Thakur’s speech at an election rally yesterday.
8:17 am: Bharatiya Janata Party leader Rahul Sinha: Most of the people sitting in Shaheen Bagh (Delhi) are those who have come from Bangladesh and Pakistan.
8:15 am: Coronavirus death toll in China rises to 106, nearly 1300 new cases detected, says the government: AFP news agency.
8:10 am: Delhi: Rain lashes parts of the city; visuals from Krishi Bhawan.
8:05 am: 14 trains are running late due to low visibility and other operational reasons, in the Northern Railway region.
8:00 am: 2012 Delhi gang-rape case: Supreme Court to hear today, a plea filed by one of the Nirbhaya case convicts, Mukesh, against rejection of his mercy petition by the President.
Posted By: Talib Khan