Rasheed Masood died in a Roorkee nursing home, where he had been admitted recently for the management of some post-COVID-19 complications.
Senior BJP leader Giriraj Singh said that Islamic seminary Deoband produces terrorists like Hafiz Saeed.
The apex court has asked Delhi Police Commissioner to ensure that her parents travel safely from Shahjahanpur in Uttar Pradesh to the national capital.
The girl, who went missing from Saharanpur town in UP after she accused BJP leader and former Union Minister Swami Chinmayanand of sexually harassing her, was found in Rajashtan on Friday.
Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath announced an ex-gratia of Rs 5 lakh each for the kin of the deceased.
The incident took place in Dayalpur village in Behat area. The dogs picked up the infant, who was sleeping in a courtyard.
Saharanpur, with a sizeable Muslim population, will cast its vote on Thursday along with Kairana, Muzaffarnagar, Bijnor, Meerut, Baghpat, Ghaziabad and Gautam Budhha Nagar in the politically crucial state of Uttar Pradesh.
The move comes days after Bahujan Samaj Party supremo Mayawati described Bhim Army founder Chandrashekhar Azad as a "BJP agent" and accused him of trying to divide Dalit votes.
Addressing the rally in the presence of Samajwadi Party president Akhilesh Yadav and RLD chief Ajit Singh, she said, 'The Congress has failed despite ruling for so many years.'
Speaking to Outlook, Congress candidate Imran Masood says that PM Narendra Modi is trying to deflect the attention of voters by resorting to communal polarisation.
Addressing a rally in Saharanpur, Prime Minister Narendra Modi targeted the Congress accusing it of being against the welfare of the backward classes and termed its poll manifesto a 'dhakosla patra (sham document)'.
While 24 people died in Balupur and neighbouring villages in Uttarakhand’s Haridwar district, 46 others died in Saharanpur district in UP
Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar was released from jail on Thursday.
The residents later took the teenagers to a hospital in an auto-rickshaw but they succumbed to their injuries on the way.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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