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20 Dead, Over 2 Dozen Missing and 17 Injured in Dangerous Nepal Bus Mishap Today Morning

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Early today morning at 5am one night bus NA6KHA 1467 fell in Trishuli River near Gajuri ghat. Bus was heading from Rajbiraj to Kathmandu. Rescuers have recovered 16 bodies from the river, out of which nine are male, five female and two infant. Their identities are yet to be ascertained. 17 passengers managed to save their life by swimming to the river bank. They are all injured. Around 2 dozen people are still said to be missing. Total number of passengers that were in the bus is yet to be ascertained. Rescue work is going on.

Chhath Puja 2017: Administration bans Chhath Puja celebrations in Siliguri citing environmental reasons

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Just when people across New Delhi were divided into two over the recent ban imposed on selling of crackers in the state by the Supreme Court of India ahead of Diwali. The latest development is coming from the state of West Bengal, where the district administration has banned Chhath Puja celebrations on the bank of river Mahananda in Siliguri citing National Green Tribunal (NGT) recommendations as the reason. The District Magistrate has ordered that no Chhath Puja rituals will be conducted on the river Mahananda to prevent it from getting polluted by the reckless dumping of waste. Earlier on October 10, the district administration had issued strictures, warning the worshipers of stern action in case of violation. The direction issued by the DM stated that the NGT, Eastern Bench had passed orders to prevent the River Mahananda from pollution and unnecessary construction during Chhath Puja. Now as per the latest reports, the District Magistrate, Joyoshi Dasgupta has released an order as…

3 Earthquakes Reported in Arunachal Within 24 Hours

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4.2M at 10.06 am on 6 Oct
Region: Lohit, Arunachal Pradesh 3.7M at 7.40 am on 6 Oct
Region: Lohit, Arunachal Pradesh 3.9M at 3.55 pm on 5 Oct
Region: Tirap, Arunachal Pradesh
Earthquake of Magnitude:4.2, Occurred on:06-10-2017, 10:06:44 IST, Lat:27.8 N & Long: 96.0 E, Depth: 10 Km, Region:Lohit, Arunachal Pradesh
Earthquake of Magnitude:3.7, Occurred on:06-10-2017, 07:40:20 IST, Lat:27.7 N & Long: 96.0 E, Depth: 10 Km, Region:Lohit, Arunachal Pradesh
Earthquake of Magnitude:3.9, Occurred on:05-10-2017, 15:55:38 IST, Lat:26.8 N & Long: 95.5 E, Depth: 66 Km, Region:Tirap,Arunachal Pradesh

3.7M Earthquake Hits Jalpaiguri District

3.7M Earthquake hits Jalpaiguri district at 2.59am today early morning. Earthquake of Mag:3.7, Occurred on:05-10-2017, 02:59:08 IST, Lat:26.8 N & Long: 89.3 E, Depth:10 Km, Region:Distt. Jalpaiguri,  West Bengal.Reported by India Meteorological Department and also by some of our followers. Our follower Mamata Sen had messaged us about this at 3.06am, Sarbojit messaged "Earthquake hua kya just ?" and some other's too. We received all these messages at 3.06am.