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SHOCKING VIDEO: Nihangs chop off Policeman’s hand when asked to show curfew passes

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Police forces all over the country have been working day and night to maintain the rules and regulations of the lockdown and ensure that people follow the guidelines of social distancing strictly to prevent the spread of coronavirus. it seems imperative that the common man should also cooperate and rather appreciate and commend the efforts of these policemen, but a abominable case from Patiala, Punjab shows the reluctance among people in follow a set of rules that has been devised for their own safety.

On April 12, in a vegetable mandi in Patiala, a group of Nihangs (Sikh warriors) attacked the police officials when they were asked to follow the norms of social distancing and stand in queue to buy vegetables.

Patiala’s Senior Superintendent of Police Mandeep Singh Sidhu said that the group of assailants, who were in a vehicle, were armed with swords and iron rods. When they reached the vegetable market they were stopped by Mandi board officials, who asked them to stand in a queue to buy vegetables, he added. “They were not following rules of social distancing and then entered into a confrontation with Mandi Board officials. As the police officials intervened and asked for their curfew passes, the assistants attacked the police personnel with swords and rods,” said Mr. Singh.

This act of aggression resulted in minor injuries to two police officials and the hand of one of the police officers was cut off.

“In an unfortunate incident today morning, a group of Nihangs (Sikh warriors) injured a few police officers and a Mandi Board official at Sabzi Mandi, Patiala. ASI Harjeet Singh whose hand got cut off has reached PGI Chandigarh,” said Director General of Police Dinkar Gupta.

These fugitives were arrested later in the day from a Guruduwara where they were taking shelter. According to the Special Secretary, Punjab, the policemen followed the full rules of entering the sacred place and the women and children inside the Guruduwara were ensured safety.

“Seven fugitives, donning the robes of Nihangs, have been arrested from the Gurdwara in village Balbera. One of these was injured in the police firing and has been rushed to hospital,” said K.B.S Sidhu, Special Secretary, Punjab, in a tweet.

It feels shameful that there are people who would mock not only the Indian government and Indian police but also risk the lives of others and their own by refusing the follow simple rules and then act with such violence against people who are simply following their duties.

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If There Is A God, Why Does He Not Tell Corona To Buzz Off? – Justice Markandey Katju

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If There Is A God, Why Does He Not Tell Corona To Buzz Off? - Justice Markandey Katju

Recently, Justice Markandey Katju, the former judge of the Supreme Court made another controversial statement on Twitter on April 12. This time he tweeted about the global epidemic Coronavirus.

Justice Katju tweeted: “If there is a God, why does he not tell corona to buzz off ? Or does he like tormenting people ?”

The former judge of the Supreme Court is known to make controversial statements. A Twitter user says, “Kidding you sound !”

But he reverted and said, “I am not kidding. I am asking a serious question. In Dostoevsky’s great novel Brothers Karamazov it was asked by one of d brothers if there is a God y do children, who havent done any harm 2anyone, suffer ? Der r millions of children in d world hungry, shivering in cold, homeless.”

In another tweet, he said, “if there is a God, why does not eradicate corona.” Replying to one user, Justice Katju said, “I am not kidding. I am asking a serious question. In Dostoevsky’s great novel Brothers Karamazov it was asked by one of d brothers if there is a God y do children, who havent done any harm 2anyone, suffer ? Der r millions of children in d world hungry, shivering in cold, homeless.”

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Fate Of Lockdown To Be Decided Tomorrow 10AM: What To Expect ? Different Zones! Liquor Shops?

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After much anticipation since the day he held a meeting with the chief ministers of state, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will finally be addressing the nation at 10 am on April 14. The 21 Days lockdown is about to end on 14th April 2020 i.e tomorrow , It is the day when the lockdown extension will be made official by the Government.

In a tweet on Monday afternoon, the PMO Twitter handle announced that PM Modi will address the nation at 10 am on Tuesday.

After the meeting of PM with other states chief minister, the nation is expecting lockdown extension till 30th April. Now It’s the government which has to decide whether  to care about the  economy or to care about it’s people. It will be a difficult decision for the government as a result the news is coming that the govt might opt for a balanced approach and will divide the nation into different zones:-

Red

The districts with substantial numbers of positive cases would fall under the red zone. The coronavirus red zone will be totally sealed and no activity will take place.

Orange

The areas with limited number of cases in the past and with no surge in positive cases recently would be included under the orange zone. Only restricted activities such as limited public transport and farm product harvesting is expected to be allowed in coronavirus

Green

The districts with no coronavirus positive cases would fall under the green zone.

In the meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday, chief ministers reportedly rooted for limited movement of people in the extended lockdown period. They also asked for opening of liquor shops since these generate a substantial part of the state revenue.

Several states such as Maharashtra, Punjab, Telangana and others have already extended the lockdown till April 30.

Soon after Saturday’s meeting, Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal was in news when he tweeted that the PM has agreed to extend the lockdown and expressed his gratitude.

According to the latest Official reports by the Government, The number of coronavirus cases in India has crossed the 9,000-mark while the death toll has crossed 300.

 

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Delhi shook again by Earthquake 2.0- 2 DAYS IN A ROW!

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The citizens of Delhi felt the tremors of a minor earthquake for a second day in a row on Monday, April 13 afternoon.

The National Centre for Seismology said the earthquake occurred at 1.26 pm at a depth of 5 kilometres.

On April 12 Delhi had felt the tremors of an earthquake measuring 3.7 on the Richter scale and these were felt in the neighbouring cities of Noida, Ghaziabad and Faridabad.

The people of Delhi seem to be panic stricken by such actions of nature and the Chief Minister of Delhi, Arvind Kejriwal had tweeted hoping for everyone’s safety.

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There are no reports or signs of any damages by both of these earthquakes.

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