"Our commitment is to increase adoption of EVs in the shared mobility sector, in Bengaluru, by making refueling faster, cheaper, more accessible and convenient," Chetan Maini, Co-Founder and Vice-Chairman, Sun Mobility said. As many as 45,128 polling booths will be set up, and about 2.7 lakh polling officials will be deployed to oversee elections, election Commission said. The Central Crime Branch of the Bengaluru City Police probing the Sandalwood drugs case confirmed the arrest of Vinay Kumar, an accused in the case who was “absconding since September.". That 11% of Karnataka’s policemen tested positive and 87 breathed their last as on November 2, 2020, is evidence of their major role as frontline warriors in our fight against the pandemic. The meeting discussed ways to promote donor transplantation with the officials of Jeeva Sarthakate programme. Vijayabhaskar, Additional Chief Secretary to Chief Minister Dr. E.V. In Yelahanka, 719 people are contesting for 298 seats. Bangalore. Germany shattered its record for Covid-19 deaths in 24 hours on Tuesday with 952 patients dying compared to a previous record of 598 on December 11, according to … The year 2020 dawned with the usual revelry, but what one was to discover very soon was that it would pose an altogether new set of challenges for the Karnataka police. The DGP office said that 10,969 home guards have been deployed for the phase one and 1746 mobile vehicles have been deployed. It was a whole new ball game for which the police was neither equipped or trained nor prepared. During the latter part of 2020, close on the heels of the drug-related investigations by the Narcotics Control Bureau against Bollywood stars, the police launched raids on Karnataka film industry personalities. According to Joint Commissioner of Police (Crime) Sandeep Patil, the accused was arrested on Monday and was later produced before the court. In India, the onerous task of enforcing the lockdown fell on the shoulders of the police. Meanwhile, the Karnataka police have deployed 80,000 police personnel of various ranks for election duty. 1.18 lakh voters will decide the fate and 25 persons have already been unanimously elected, he said. The Hindu has always stood for journalism that is in the public interest. Karnataka Bangalore Coronavirus (Covid-19) Latest News Live Updates Today, Lockdown 6.0 Guidelines, Corona Virus Cases, Grama Panchayat Elections News Updates: The Karnataka police have deployed 80,000 police personnel of various ranks for election duty. Pandemic-led social distancing saw people consume unprecedented levels of content on social media in 2020 to stay connected, updated and entertained. Anchal Pathak Updated on Apr 14, 2020 12:02 IST. This shall continue till the Centre meets the demands of the farmers," a statement issued by protesters in the city read. The lockdown and the abrupt cancellation of road and rail transport stranded thousands of migrant workers from within the State and other parts of the country. Tuesday, 29 December 2020 E-paper ... Lockdown offer: Bangalore zoo gets encouraging response to animal adoption programme ... — Bannerghatta Zoo (@bannerghattazoo) April 30, 2020. According to the election commission, there are 1,17,383 candidates in the fray for 48,048 seats. 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The court has sent him to police custody till December 28,” he said. Chennai. The move comes following the detection of a new variant of coronavirus in the UK. We also reiterate here the promise that our team of reporters, copy editors, fact-checkers, designers, and photographers will deliver quality journalism that stays away from vested interest and political propaganda. We brief you on the latest and most important developments, three times a day. According to the election commission, There are 1,17,383 candidates in the fray for 48048 seats. Sphaerotheca Bengaluru is being named after the city to highlight the lacunae in documentation of amphibians from non-forested areas and to restore frog habitats in Bengaluru. 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From January to March 2020, during the Pre-Covid19 time, the state saw 25 organ transplantation and 9 more in the past two months. The policemen have endangered their personal safety and those of their families by going beyond the call of duty, often working round-the-clock without relief or a break. The National Investigation Agency (NIA), which is probing the August violence in Bengaluru, arrested 17 leaders and activists of the Social Democratic Party of India and the Popular Front of India.Four persons had died in police firing on August 11 after mobs attacked the DJ Halli police station and the home of the Congress MLA, Akhanda Srinivasa Murthy over a Facebook post by his nephew.The NIA had taken over the case from the Bengaluru Police on September 22. In both phases, 2.96 crore electors will vote to elect 92,121 members for the gram panchayat. The police said that the local police heads have been instructed to ensure Covid-19 norms will be maintained during voting. You have reached your limit for free articles this month. The state government on November 27 had issued an order for the imposition of the lockdown till December 31. Issue of local passes and those for inter- and intra-State movement became the responsibility of the police. “The consignment was concealed in layers of table cloth. The first phase of election to the 3,019 Gram Panchayats in 117 taluks in Karnataka is underway with COVID-19 protocols. Bangalore Lockdown Guidelines For Travel. As a precautionary measure, the state govt has mandated RT-PCR tests and quarantine for travellers from the UK, Denmark and Netherlands, the minister explained. x. #lockdown #lockdown2020 #bangalore #bangalorelockdown #citysunset #city #knachuthan_photography A post shared by @ knachuthan_photography on Mar 30, 2020 at 9:11am PDT Electric vehicle solutions and services startup Sun Mobility launched four such 'swap points' in the city in a partnership with the state-run Indian Oil Corporation. Subscribe to The Hindu now and get unlimited access. Earlier this month, the BJP government led by Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa passed the APMC Bill through a voice vote amid a walkout by Congress. Episode-07. *Our Digital Subscription plans do not currently include the e-paper, crossword and print. Sharieff, Imran Ahmed, Rubah Waqas, Shabbar Khan and Shaik Ajmal – had conducted meetings at Thanissandra and KG Halli wards in Bengaluru in the evening of August 11. (S.T. The Bangalore International Airport Limited (BIAL) launched the round-the-clock COVID-19 testing facility on Tuesday.