Self-defence training camp in Varanasi: Police raid Durga Vahini camp, say no arms training

Self-defence training camp in Varanasi: Police raid Durga Vahini camp, say no arms training

VHP’s Kashi Prant Organisation Secretary Diwakar said 125 volunteers, including nine members of Matra Shakti, are being trained at the camp.

UP likely to get a new poll officer

UP likely to get a new poll officer

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It has also drawn up an ‘action plan’ to inspect all the buildings in the vicinity.

On April 24, ozone levels hit 75 parts per billion or 150 µg/m³, the first sharp rise seen during the scheme, from around 62 parts per billion or 124 µg/m³ the preceding day.

Nitin said he had put together the project with a shoebox he got from a neighbour and a roll of cotton his brother got for him.

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