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Boat Capsized in Godavari River 12 Died

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Boat Capsized in Godavari River

Boat Capsized in Godavari River

In a tragic incident, twelve persons have died and around 30 were missing after a tourist boat capsized in Godavari River carrying nearly 60 passengers in East Godavari district in Andhra Pradesh.  About 17 of them have been rescued by the locals while the search is on for others.

The tourist boat, named “Royal Vasishta”, was carrying people from the Gandipochamma temple on the banks of the Godavari river to Papikondalu when the mishap occurred. Police said two teams of National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) and State Disaster Response Force, with a total of 140 personnel, have been deployed for rescue operations.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi said he was extremely pained by the incident. “Extremely pained by the capsizing of a boat in Andhra Pradesh’s East Godavari. My thoughts are with the bereaved families. Rescue operations are currently underway at the site of the tragedy.” 


 

AP CM YS Jagan has announced Rs 10 lakh each for families of the deceased and ordered the East Godavari district collector Muralidhar Reddy to conduct a probe into the tragedy. All boat operations have been suspended for a while.

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Modi Receives Goalkeepers Award From Bill Gates

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Modi Receives Goalkeepers Award From Bill Gates

Modi Receives Goalkeepers Award From Bill Gates

Prime Minister Narendra Modi receives Goalkeepers award from Bill Gates. The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF) presented the prestigious Goalkeepers Global Goals award to Modi for the service he has done through the Swachh Bharat program in India.

After receiving the award PM Modi said: ‘Happy that Gandhiji’s dream of Swachh Bharat got fulfilled with the Goalkeepers Global Goals award days before his 150th birth anniversary. This award doesn’t belong to Me alone, but 130 crore Indians.

He also said: We saved 3 lakh people from diseases after launching the Swachh Bharat campaign. Lack of Toilets in the schools used to force girls to stop education in the middle. Swachh Bharat brought a change. Due to this program, Indian States have been competing with one another for maintaining cleanliness’.

Every year, Goalkeepers presents the annual Global Goals Awards These Awards tell the extraordinary stories of remarkable individuals taking action to bring the Global Goals to life and help achieve them by 2030.

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Watch: RPF Staff Saved Mans Life in Ahmedabad

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RPF Staff Saved Mans Life in Ahmedabad

RPF Staff Saved Mans Life in Ahmedabad

Railway Protection Force (RPF) staff saved a mans life who slipped while trying to enter a moving train at the Ahmedabad railway station. Ministry of Railways shared the shocking video which shows how RPF staff saved mans life in Ahmedabad.


On Tuesday, the Ministry of Railways shared a video on Twitter which shows an unnamed man trying to board the Ashram Express train which had already started moving. The above shocking video shows the man losing his balance and almost falling off the train as it gains speed.

Fortunately, he did not fell in the gap between the platform and the train, Railway police quickly alerted and pushed the man inside the train. They managed to push him back into the compartment of the moving train and saved his life.

 

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Jagan Invited KCR To Brahmotsvam

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Jagan Invited KCR To Brahmotsvam

Jagan Invited KCR To Brahmotsvam

AP CM YS Jagan has visited Telangana CM KCR at Pragati Bhavan in Hyderabad, Jagan invited KCR to the Brahmotsavam organized by TTD ( Tirumala Tirupathi Devasthanam) on September 30. CM Jagan has personally gave the invitation to Telangana CM KCR, during their meeting in Hyderabad to discuss several issues including river water utilization.

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Two Telugu state CM’s discussed bifurcation issues and complete utilization of Godavari and Krishna water and release of Godavari water to Srisailam for development of Rayalaseema. They both discussed from where Godavari waters can be linked to the Krishna and at what alignment.

They agreed that the linkage and utilization of water should be useful for both states. Both CM’s decided to interlink Godavari and Krishna rivers with less land acquisition. As per sources KCR and Jagan discussed on institutions under 9, 10 schedules listed in AP reorganization act, and support from Centre, allocation of funds, BJP led central government’s stand on the Telugu States.

TTD chairman YV Subba Reddy and Rajampet MP PV Midhun Reddy also accompanied CM YS Jaganmohan Reddy during his meet with Telanga CM KCR at Pragati Bhavan.

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