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Breaking News Highlights: Over 102 Crore COVID-19 Vaccine Doses Administered So Far, Says Health Ministry

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Breaking News Updates October 23, 2021: PM Narendra Modi will interact with beneficiaries and stakeholders of the "Aatmanirbhar Bharat Swayampurna Goa programme" today. The interaction will be at 11 am via video conferencing. The Prime Minister will also deliver an address after the interaction. The initiative of Swayampurna Goa was launched on October 1, 2020. Meanwhile, Congress is set to hold statewide 'Pratigya Yatras' in Uttar Pradesh starting today till November 1 ahead of the 2022 Assembly elections in the state. Priyanka Gandhi, the AICC General-Secretary for Congress in the state will flag off all the rallies from Barabanki. During these rallies, Congress will communicate its 'Seven pledges' to the people in the state, apart from its election manifesto. Priyanka Gandhi will also interact with the public regarding these pledges. Also, Home Minister Amit Shah is scheduled to begin his three-day visit to Jammu and Kashmir today. This is his first visit to J&K since the abrogation of Article 370. Stay tuned to this live blog for all the latest breaking news updates.


23 Oct, 11:03 pm
Kolkata | Testing needs to be increased in WB. More we test, more we'll be able to identify the virus. If there's clusters of cases in 1 locality,micro-confinement zones should be made. Night curfew must continue: Dr Subhrojyoti Bhowmick, Peerless Hospital on surge in COVID cases
23 Oct, 10:11 pm
BSP MP Atul Rai booked under Gangster Act in Varanasi: UP Police
23 Oct, 09:32 pm
Over 102 crore COVID-19 vaccine doses administered in India so far, including more than 70 lakh doses administered today: Union Health Ministry
23 Oct, 08:53 pm
Karnataka | One Gopal Haadamani and his 4 kids consumed poison and died by suicide, in Borgal village of Hukeri today. The husband and the kids were depressed after the wife and their mother (respectively) passed away due to black fungus infection this year: Police, Sankeshwar PS
23 Oct, 08:33 pm
23 Oct, 07:59 pm
During today's interaction with domestic vaccine manufacturers PM Modi praised their efforts which has resulted in India crossing 100 crore vaccination mark. Vaccine manufacturers also lauded the never seen before collaboration between govt & industry: Prime Minister's Office
23 Oct, 07:32 pm
Mumbai | Maharashtra Navnirman Sena chief Raj Thackeray, his mother and sister test positive for COVID-19. Thackeray and his sister admitted to Lilavati Hospital: Dr Jalil Parkar, Lilavati Hospital
23 Oct, 07:28 pm
We also declare the 'Policy on Helicopter Operations in the Union Territory of Jammu & Kashmir' open from today: Union Home Minister Amit Shah
23 Oct, 07:04 pm
Jammu & Kashmir: Union Home Minister inaugurates Srinagar-Sharjah international flight. "We declare it open from today. This will help in boosting tourism and bring more investment in the Union Territory," he says.
23 Oct, 06:38 pm
Kerala reports 8,909 new COVID-19 cases, 8,780 recoveries and 65 deaths in the last 24 hours. Death toll: 28,229 (addition of 399 previous deaths) Active cases: 80,555 86,111 samples tested in the last 24 hours.
23 Oct, 06:19 pm

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Published Date:October 23, 2021 7:08 AM IST

Updated Date:October 23, 2021 11:25 PM IST