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Delhi Farmer Spends Rs 70,000 For Migrants To Send Them Home May 27, 2020 19:24

Delhi Farmer Spends Rs 70,000 For Migrants To Send Them Home:- Even after the Centre has been arranging shramik trains and buses for the migrants to reach their homes during this lockdown time, several migrants are not provided all these facilities and are walking on roads. In this process, several migrant workers lost their lives and several people are left with their hearts broken because of these incidents. A mushroom farmer named Pappan Singh paid Rs 70,000 for the flight tickets of ten of his migrant laborers to send them to their homes from Bihar. Pappan Singh is feeding them from the past two months and is providing them food and shelter. The laborers said that they never imagined to travel on flights and they are left in happiness. All these would leave Delhi at 6 AM on Thursday and they would be screened for coronavirus and they arranged all the medical facilities for the travel. Pappan Singh said that he treats them like his family members and said he is earning close to Rs 12 lakhs from these mushroom farms. Though all these migrant workers registered on shramik special trains, it was Pappan Singh who arranged flight tickets considering the soaring temperatures and brutal heat.

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BPCL Launches Gas Booking Through WhatsApp May 27, 2020 18:00

BPCL Launches Gas Booking Through WhatsApp:- Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL) announced a new initiative through which the customers can book cooking gas through WhatsApp across the country. BPCL has 71 million LPG customers and is the second-largest player. The customers of Bharat Gas, its LPG brand can book their cooking gas on Whatsapp said BPCL in a statement. A WhatsApp business channel has been introduced for the booking of a cylinder. WhatsApp booking can be done on BPCL Smartline number -- 1800 224 344 through the mobile number of the company. An application has been launched by Marketing Director Arun Singh. BPCL felt that it would use more comfortable for the customers to book through WhatsApp. T Peethambaran, the executive director in-charge of LPG said that the customers would get a confirmation message through WhatsApp along with a link to make the online payment for the refill. Several payment modes like credit cards, debit cards, UPI and other payment modes are accepted. Other channels like IVRS, missed call apps and websites can be used along with other digital channels.

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4.75 Cr Indian Truecaller Records Sold For Rs 75,000 May 27, 2020 14:30

4.75 Cr Indian Truecaller Records Sold For Rs 75,000:- In a shocking revelation, around 4.75 crore records of Indians are claimed to be sold by a cybercriminal for just Rs 75,000. The report is released as per the online intelligence firm Cyble. A spokesperson of Truecaller denied the news saying that no breach of such sorts happened from their database till date. The spokesperson said that Truecaller's name was misused to make the data look credible. "Our researchers have identified a reputable seller, who is selling 47.5 million Indians Truecaller records for USD 1,000 (about Rs 75,000). The data is from 2019. We were also taken off by surprise with such a low price point," said Cyble in a blog. Cyble said that the records including phone numbers, city, mobile network, Facebook and gender has been leaked said the report. Cyble said that this leak may have a huge impact in India such as scams, spams and other identity thefts. They said that they would update the blog with more information very soon. However the spokesperson said that there was no breach for the database reminding about a similar sale that took place in May 2019. Cyble also came out with a report about the personal data of 2.9 crore Indians that is sold to the dark web which is about the information of the job websites.

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6387 New Coronavirus Cases In India: Tally At 1.51 Lakhs May 27, 2020 14:18

6387 New Coronavirus Cases In India: Tally At 1.51 Lakhs:- Despite of the strict lockdown imposed in the country, the number of positive cases of coronavirus is increasing at a fast pace. 6387 new cases of coronavirus are registered in the past 24 hours in the country and the total tally reached 1,51,767 as per the report from the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare. 170 new deaths are registered yesterday and the total deaths in the country touched 4337. The total number of active cases in India are said to be 80,722. After the lockdown measures are relaxed, the cases got doubled in many states. Maharashtra is leading the list with 52,667 cases and Tamil Nadu stands second with 17,082 cases. Gujarat is in third with 14,460 cases and Delhi is at fourth place with 14,053 cases. The Supreme Court asked the Centre and states to provide transport, food and shelter for the stranded migrant workers for free of cost. Effective concentrated efforts are required to redeem the situations says the Centre about the unexpected situations for migrants that took place in the country. The lockdown will get completed on May 31st and the Centre will take a call on the extension. The fatality rate of coronavirus in India is said to be 2.87 percent which is the lowest in the world said the Union Health Ministry.

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T20 Cricket World Cup Likely To Be Postponed To 2022 May 27, 2020 14:10

T20 Cricket World Cup Likely To Be Postponed To 2022:- The coronavirus scare left the world shut and several events are pushed and called off. All the sports events are put on hold. The cricket T20 World Cup which was scheduled to take place this year in Australia is now pushed. This might open a window for Indian Premiere League to happen in October this year. All the board members of the International Cricket Council will hold a video conference after which the final decision will be made. It is heard that the cricket T20 World Cup is now pushed to 2022 and it will not happen this year. Now if the coronavirus situations improve, the IPL 2020 is in plans to happen in October or November this year. A T20 World Cup has been scheduled to happen in October 2021 in India and hence cricket T20 World Cup has been pushed to 2022. There was no World Cup planned in 2022 and this year's tournament will now be pushed to 2022. India will host T20 World Cup for 2021 and Australia will host the T20 World Cup for 2022. BCCI President Sourav Ganguly too will participate in the meeting and will support the move in tomorrow's meeting. If things go as per the plan, the schedule of IPL 2020 will be announced in July.

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14 Members Of A Mutton Trader In Hyderabad Tested Positive With Coronavirus May 27, 2020 12:37

14 Members Of A Mutton Trader In Hyderabad Tested Positive With Coronavirus:- The cases of coronavirus in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana are fast increasing. In a shocking incident, 14 members from the family of mutton trader residing in Pahadi Shareef located in the outskirts of Hyderabad are tested positive with coronavirus. Their residence along with the surrounding regions near T junction at Mamidipally X Roads of Pahadi Shareef are declared as containment zone and a sanitization drive is conducted immediately. The mutton trader along with his brother owns a mutton shop in the region. All his family members are tested positive with coronavirus. The family members are found with no traces of infection as per the reports. It is heard that they contracted the virus from their close relatives in Jiyaguda who met the family a week ago. They stayed with the family of mutton trade for almost three days. All the primary contacts have been identified. All these family members have been asked to stay in home quarantine strictly. A couple of days ago, the mutton trader developed symptoms and approached the hospital. The results came last evening and all the family members are tested positive with coronavirus. All these family members are strictly kept under home quarantine.

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ED Says Rana Kapoor Used YES Bank For Illegal Activities May 27, 2020 09:45

ED Says Rana Kapoor Used YES Bank For Illegal Activities:- Rana Kapoor, the Managing Director of YES Bank has been facing allegations in the scam that saw light recently. The Enforcement Directorate conducted a thorough investigation which said that Rana Kapoor carried out illegal activities through which he created wealth for himself and his family members. The ED filed a charge sheet which was filed against the co-founder of YES Bank. 62-year-old Rana Kapoor is suspected of money laundering and ED identified that the scam went on for several years. ED says that Rana Kapoor promoted a poor credit and compliance culture and a lack of institutionalization. This brought the survival of YES Bank into question said the Enforcement Directorate. YES Bank has been under huge financial stress. Rana Kapoor was arrested on March 8th about money laundering and illegal assets case. The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) slapped a moratorium on the bank and dissolved the governing board. State Bank of India opted to rescue YES Bank. Rana Kapoor is facing allegations of sanctioning loans worth Rs 30,000 crores out of which Rs 20,000 crores turned out into a non-performing asset. Rana Kapoor accepted these allegations during the investigation.

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Telangana High Court Orders Testing All Dead Bodies For Coronavirus May 27, 2020 09:30

Telangana High Court Orders Testing All Dead Bodies For Coronavirus:- The Telangana High Court asked the government of the state to conduct tests on all the dead bodies for coronavirus before they are released from the hospitals. This is to provide data on the tests that are conducted on returning guest workers. Saying that the human life is the most important for good governance, the High Court slammed the state government for the financial constraints. The court said that the state has no discretionary power to form its own opinion in conducting coronavirus tests by putting the health of the people at stake. The Telangana High Court asked the state government to come up with the data of the number of the guest workers who returned back to Telangana and about the number of tests that are conducted along with the test reports. The Telangana High Court also asked the government to present a report on the red, orange and green zones that are changed automatically. The court asked the Collectors to furnish the reports. Five PILs have been filed in the court saying that the government was not conducting an adequate number of tests. The court asked the government not to relax and conduct the maximum number of tests to strengthen ourselves. Telangana Chief Minister KCR will meet the state's cabinet to make crucial decisions on the extension of lockdown and imposing new guidelines.

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Internet Calls 'Instant Karma' After Men On Bike Kicks A Buffalo On The Road May 26, 2020 19:14

Internet Calls 'Instant Karma' After Men On Bike Kicks A Buffalo On The Road:- A disturbing video of two youngsters surfaced online in which they are spotted kicking a buffalo. The internet responded saying 'Instant Karma' as they fell soon after the kick. Two men have been spotted on a motorbike and the pillion rider has been spotted kicking an innocent buffalo which was on its way. Soon after the kick, the bike lost its control and the two men ended up falling in the bushes just after the road. Indian Forest Service (IFS) officer Susanta Nanda shared the video clip which is going viral on the internet. "Karma has no menu. It serves you what you deserve. And when it is instant" wrote Susanta Nanda. Netizens posted a bunch of comments for the video. Most of them called it instant karma while several people named it their fate. Some of them wrote 'stupids deserved it' and some others called it a 'tight slap'. Several others reminded about Newton's third law of motion which states 'For every action, there is an equal and opposite reaction'. Karma has no menu.It serves you what you deserveAnd when it is instant..... pic.twitter.com/4HCGAn5iYy — Susanta Nanda IFS (@susantananda3) May 25, 2020

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LG Polymers In Vizag Seized After High Court Orders May 26, 2020 18:58

LG Polymers In Vizag Seized After High Court Orders:- The Vizag police seized the premises of LG Polymers plant in RR Venkatapuram that is located in Vizag as per the orders from the Andhra Pradesh High Court. The court Friday issued orders to seize the premises and said that the directors of the company should not leave the country without permission from the court. 12 people passed away after the leak of styrene gas from LG Polymers. The main gate of LG Polymers has been closed and the number of cops have been posted to guard the premises. Only five people are allowed to maintain the temperature of the styrene tank. The tragedy took place on May 7th and hundreds of people got hospitalized. All the animals and plants surrounded by LG Polymers have been badly impacted because of the gas leak. The primary investigation says that LG Polymers is operating without any valid clearance from the Centre of Environmental Clearance. The court also questioned about the alarm system which did not respond when the incident took place. A five-member committee is investigating the incident and a detailed report would be submitted soon. The AP Government announced a compensation of Rs 1 crore for the families of the deceased.

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