Nirav Modi is set to be extradited to India as UK Judge accepted India’s prison safety assurance. Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to visit Coimbatore in Tamil Nadu and Puducherry on Thursday and inaugurate various developmental projects. “India is proud of Tamil Nadu’s contribution to national progress. The vibrant Tamil culture is popular globally. Central Government is honoured to be working for TN’s growth. Will be in Coimbatore tomorrow to inaugurate various projects,” the PM tweeted on Wednesday. Also Read - 4-Day Tika Utsav Begins Today, Special Drive to Vaccinate Maximum Eligible People | All You Need to Know

Meanwhile, BJP chief JP Nadda will be poll-bound West Bengal today where he is scheduled to participate in various events. BJP chief J P Nadda will launch an election manifesto crowdsourcing campaign in West Bengal on Thursday and address a public rally, the party said in a statement on Wednesday. Also Read - UP: 10 killed, 40 Injured As Truck Falls Into Gorge in Etawah, CM Yogi Announces 2 Lakh Compensation

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    Earthquake:An earthquake of magnitude 3.6 on the Richter scale hit Kamrup, Assam at 10.33 pm today.

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    “Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal has been provided Z plus security by Delhi Police which comprises pilot, escort, close protection team, house guard, spotters, search and frisking staff etc in the form of 47 plainclothes security personnel and 16 uniformed CRPF personnel,” the Delhi Police PRO stated.

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    Mumbai: Scare at Ambani house as gelatin sticks, presumed to be explosives, were found in an abandoned SUV found outside Antilla. Bomb squad has reached the spot and the area has been cordoned off.

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    Nirav Modi Extradition Case: The government will liaise with the UK authorities for early extradition of Nirav Modi, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) said on Thursday, hours after a British court rejected the fugitive businessman’s plea against being extradited to India.

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    India-Pak Ceasefire Pact:“India desires normal neighbourly relations with Pakistan. On key issues, our position remains unchanged,” says Ministry of External Affairs on India-Pak DGMO level talks on ceasefire.

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    Tamil Nadu: At least five people have died and six others were injured in a blast at Sivakasi firecracker factory in Tamil Nadu’s Virudhunagar district. This is the third such incident this year.

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    Nirav Modi Extradition Case: Diamantaire Nirav Modi is wanted for his alleged role in India’s largest bank – the PNB fraud case, totalling some $2 billion. He left the country in the first week of January 2018 and has not returned to India since.

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