New Delhi, Jan 19: Two civilians, including a woman and a 12-year-old boy, were killed in ceasefire violation by Pakistan along the International Border (IB) in RS Pura sector of Jammu and Kashmir on Friday. The Border Security Force (BSF) is strongly retaliating to the heavy mortar shelling and firing by Pakistani troops.
In a major revelation, a Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) report on the Kamala Mills fire tragedy has claimed that the blaze started from Mojo’s Bistro and spread rapidly to 1 Above. It has also recommended a departmental inquiry against 10 municipal officers for dereliction of duty.
In Goa, two people were taken to hospital after a tanker carrying ammonia overturned on the nearby Vasco City- Panji highway in the wee hours on Friday. Notably, 300 houses are located in the area where the incident occurred.
Meanwhile on Thursday, the government slashed the GST rates on 29 items and 53 categories of services. The revised GST rates will be applicable from January 25, announced Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley after the 25th GST council meet.
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