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Agnipath scheme: IAF to begin recruitment, check date here

Indian Air Force chief Air Chief Marshal VR Chaudhari announced that IAF will begin its recruitment from June 24.

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India is currently witnessing protests across the country over the Centre’s Agnipath Scheme initiative. Amid this, Indian Air Force chief Air Chief Marshal VR Chaudhari announced that IAF will begin its recruitment from June 24.

In a video message, VR Chaudhari says, ‘Happy to announce that the upper age limit has been revised to 23 years. This will benefit the youth. The recruitment process for Indian Air Force will begin from June 24.’

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The Centre on Thursday announced the Agnipath Scheme and with this increased the upper age limit for recruitment under the scheme to 23 years from 21 years for the year 2022. This led to widespread protests and states including Bihar, Uttar Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Telangana, Uttarakhand, and Jharkhand are witnessing protests.

On Tuesday, the Ministry of Defence released a statement and said that the scheme has been designed to enable a youthful profile of the Armed Forces and will provide an opportunity to the youth with contemporary technological trends.

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Meanwhile, Indian Army Chief General Manoj Pande said that the recruitment process of the Army is going to begin soon and the notification will be issued within the next 2 days on the official website, joinindianarmy.nic.in.

Speaking to ANI, he also said that the training of first agniveers will begin this December at the centres.

Agnipath Scheme is receiving backlash and has triggered protests across India. Reports say one person has been killed and three others injured in the police firing at the Secunderabad railway station on Friday.

In other news, the Central Bureau of Investigation recently conducted a raid on Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot’s brother’s Jodhpur residence. His brother Agrasen Gehlot Agrasen Gehlot is a fertilizer trader who has also been questioned by ED in an alleged fertilizer scam. Read the full report here.

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Fact check: IRCTC to charge full ticket for 1-year-old?

According to the reports, Indian Railways has changed the rule regarding the purchase of tickets for children travelling in trains who are one year old.

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Recent media reports assert that Indian Railways has changed the rule regarding the purchase of tickets for children travelling in trains who are one year old.

According to the reports, there has been a recent change to the IRCTC website’s ticketing policies where passengers with children under the age of five will have to pay the full fare of tickets while booking train tickets.

The new policy of train tickets for children has yet not officially been confirmed and is being rumoured about by many people and news agencies.

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While making tickets for children between the age of five to 11 years, there is an option that has given whether they will take full berth or not. Children in the age group of 5 to 11 years are charged full fare only on taking a berth. Whereas if you do not take a berth, you have to pay only half the rent. Now the news came that railways have started ticket booking for children between the age of one to four years, which is still not confirmed by the IRCTC.

The Passenger Reservation System has not put any option of not taking a berth after filling the names of children between the age of one to four years. Despite the young age, the system does not object. In such a situation, as soon as the name is filled in the application form, the railway is issuing tickets for children between the age of one to four years by charging a full fare.

Disclaimer: The post is being widely circulated on the Internet. APN News doesn’t vouch for the veracity of the claim mentioned in the above post.

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Mass Murder or Suicide? 6 people of the same family found dead in Jammu & Kashmir’s Sidra

Jammu and Kashmir police have appointed a special 4 member Investigation Team (SIT) which will be headed by SP Rural Sanjay Sharma.

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Jammu & Kashmir Mass Murder case

In a shocking incident of Jammu & Kashmir, six people of the same family have been found dead in Sidhra area.

Reports claim that the gates and doors of the house was locked from the inside when police officials arrived at the spot. As per the initial investigation, it does seem to be a case of mass suicide by consuming poison. 

According to the police investigation, the incident took place on Tuesday night, around 10 pm. The Police rushed to the spot after receiving a phone call from the neighbours and they found six dead bodies from two neighbouring houses. The deceased has been identified as Sakina Begum with her two daughter, Nassema Akhter and Rubina Bano, along with a son Zafar Salim and relatives Sajad Ahmed and Noor ul Habib.

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 However, the cause of the death remains ascertained yet but the it is suspected to be a case of suicide as the door of the house was closed from inside.

Moreover, the dead bodies have been now sent for post-mortem. And

Jammu and Kashmir police have appointed a special 4 member Investigation Team (SIT) which will be headed by SP Rural Sanjay Sharma.

As soon as the news got spread in that area, sensation was noticed in Sidra area of J&K, and the two police officials are also asked to stay at the spot.  

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UP’s capital reports theft of chocolate worth 20 lakh from Cadbury godown, FIR filed

The businessman has lodged an FIR in Chinhat police station of Lucknow.

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A unique theft case has come to light from the Devraji Bihar area of Chinhat from the capital of Uttar Pradesh, Lucknow. A theft case of chocolate worth Rs 20 lakhs has been reported this morning.

The thief stole Cadbury’s chocolates of about 20 lakhs stored in the home-made warehouse.

Reportedly, in the absence of Cadbury dealer Rajendra Kumar, the thieves installed a loader outside the house and got into a scuffle after loading chocolates that would cost around Rs 20 lakh.

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Not only this, the thieves also took the DVR of the CCTV camera installed in the warehouse with them so that they could not be identified. The businessman has lodged an FIR in Chinhat police station of Lucknow.

It is being told that businessman Rajendra Singh Sidhu currently lives in Omaxe City, Lucknow with his wife. But he used to live in Chinhat 2 months ago. And now the house has been transformed in a warehouse, and all his consignment was being stored there.

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