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19 Oct News Digest: NITI Aayog warns of 2nd Covid-19 wave in winter, Kolkata Metro extended from today

Vishnu Vasisht

NITI Aayog warns possibility of a second wave in winter

The number of new coronavirus patients and deaths has decreased in the country since the last few days. NITI Aayog member VK Paul said that the epidemic has been controlled in many states of the country. However, the possibility of a second wave of Coronavirus infection in the winter season cannot be ruled out..

Assam-Mizoram border: Several injured, miscreants set fire to houses in violent clashes

Tension has arisen on the border of the two states after several people were injured in violent clashes between the people of Assam and Mizoram. The officials gave this information on Sunday. He said that now the situation in the area is under control, which is in Kolasib in Mizoram and Cachar district of Assam.

Extension of Kolkata Metro Service from today

Kolkata Metro services are being expanded from today (Monday, 19 October). Amidst Durga Puja, Kolkata Metro Rail has also decided to extend the services and train running time. Now the last metro trains from Dum Dum and Kavi Subhash Metro stations will depart at 9 pm instead of the current time of 8.30 pm. This will happen on all other days of the week except Sundays.

Metro service is starting in Mumbai after 6 months from today

After the lockdown announced in March due to the Coronavirus infection in the country, the service of Mumbai Metro is going to start from today (Monday, October 19) after almost six months. The only operational line, connecting Versova and Ghatkopar, will operate between 8:30am and 8:30pm.

Earthquake in Ladakh

Earthquake tremors were felt in Ladakh at 4.44 am on Monday. According to the Geological Survey of India, the earthquake measured 3.6 on the Richter scale. So far, no loss of property or life has been reported.

IPL 2020

In what can be said as the greatest game in the history of IPL, Kings XI Punjab defeated Mumbai Indians in 'Super Super Over'. After the match was tied, the super over played to determine the winner, was also tied, due to which another super over took place and KXIP emerged victorious. Skipper KL Rahul who scored 77, was adjudged the man of the match.

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