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PM Modi To Inaugurate 7th Edition Of Raisina Dialogue
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Monday inaugurate the seventh edition of India’s flagship conference on geopolitics and geoeconomics — Raisina Dialogue — in which over 210 speakers from 90 countries are set to participate, news agency PTI reported.
“I am happy to announce that Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the dialogue. The inaugural session will have European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen as the chief guest,” MEA Spokesperson Arindam Bagchi said.
Punjab CM Bhagwant Mann To Visit Delhi On April 25
Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann and his senior officers will travel to Delhi on Monday to learn about the “Delhi model” and duplicate it in the state, according to an official, news agency PTI reported.
Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann will visit the major health institutes and schools in the national capital on Monday in an effort to improve the state’s current health and education infrastructure, according to a representative for the Chief Minister’s Office.
Assam Court To Hear Jignesh Mevani Bail Plea
A local court sent independent legislator Jignesh Mevani to one-day judicial custody on Sunday after he was arrested by Assam police for allegedly posting a tweet against Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
The court will hear his bail plea on Monday, a police official told news agency PTI. Mevani’s three-day police custody had ended on Sunday, after which he was produced before the court late in the evening.
Mevani, an Independent MLA supported by the Congress, was apprehended from Palanpur town in Gujarat on Wednesday night after a First Information Report (FIR) under various sections of the IPC and the IT Act was filed in Kokrajhar Police Station over his purported tweet against the prime minister.