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Neeraj Chopra features in national anthem rendition after receiving Padma Shri, Param Vishisht Seva Medals | Watch

On the occasion of India’s 73rd Republic Day, Neeraj Chopra, along with other champion athletes who performed impeccably at the Tokyo Olympics 2020, came together yet again. This time, not to bring medals home, but to wish the people of India a very happy Republic Day.

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Neeraj Chopra is truly an inspiration to millions of people, and so are many other Indian men and women in sports. The Olympic gold medalist has constantly been in headlines for his excellence and charm.

On the occasion of India’s 73rd Republic Day, Neeraj Chopra, along with other champion athletes who performed impeccably at the Tokyo Olympics 2020, came together yet again. This time, not to bring medals home, but to wish the people of India a very happy Republic Day.

In honour of Indian athletes’ tremendous achievement in last year’s Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics, as well as this year’s Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav, Indian Institute of Sports Management (IIMC) developed and produced the National Anthem that has brought all of these athletes together for the first time.

Former India cricketer Nilesh Kulkarni is the Founder-Director of IISM, which is India’s leading sports management college. It is due to him and his colleagues, that this video was made. Nilesh Kulkarni, and his team follows a concept called The Sports Heroes, which revolves around celebrating the sporting heroes of India.

Kulkari shared that the aim behind the video is to To encourage Indians and fellow athletes to participate in sports and to work hard to attain success in this domain.

Along with Neeraj Chopra, Ravi Kumar Dahiya, Saikhom Mirabai Chanu, PR Sreejesh, Lovlina Borgohain, Sumit Antil, Manish Narwal, Pramod Bhagat, Krishna Nagar, Bhavina Patel, Nishad Kumar, Yogesh Kathunia, Devendra Jhajharia, Praveen Kumar, Suhas Yathiraj, Sharad Kumar, Harvinder Singh and Manoj Sarkar also featured in the rendition.

On Tuesday, 25 January, 2022, Neeraj Chopra was honoured with the Padma Shri, as well as the Param Vishisht Seva medal for his immaculate contribution to Indian sports scene. The star athlete took to his official Twitter handle to express his gratitude. He said that he is both delighted and humbled to learn that he has been awarded the Padma Shri and the Param Vishisht Seva Medal. He thanked everyone for their good wishes and blessings. He also promised to keep working hard and do his best for the nation.

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Haryana: Man opens fire outside Panchkula cafe and flees the spot quickly, bouncer injured; investigation underway

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Haryana: Man opens fire outside Panchkula cafe and flees the spot quickly, bouncer injured; investigation underway

In a shocking incident, a man opens fire at an unidentified youth at Coco Cafe and Lounge in Panchkula in the wee hours. The incident occurred at around 4:30 am on July 3 at a Sector-11-based cafe lounge.

The man identified as Mohit, who hails from Ludhiana, fired three shots at an unidentified man with an intent to kill but in the process, the gunshot hit the attacker’s accomplice’s foot who was standing by the car as the youth ducked to prevent it. During this, a bouncer was also injured as he attempted to prevent the attacker from entering the premises.

The bouncer, Naresh Sharma lodged an FIR against Mohit and the investigation to catch him is underway. The police have obtained the footage from the CCTV that was installed at the Coco Cafe and Lounge.

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Goa: Anmod Ghat Road closed due to heavy landslide, flood

A heart-wrenching video of the landslide surfaced on social media. Debris fell on a train between Dudhsagar and Sonalium railway stations on the South Western Railway (SWR) route.

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Goa: Anmod Ghat Road closed due to heavy landslides, flood

Due to the continuous heavy rains in Goa, life is suffering. In such a situation, landslides are also happening everywhere. A heart-wrenching video of the landslide surfaced on social media. Debris fell on a train between Dudhsagar and Sonalium railway stations on the South Western Railway (SWR) route.

The debris was so much that more than half of the train got buried under it, and the 01134 Mangaluru Junction-CSMT Mumbai train derailed. However, there is no report of any casualty of any passenger in this incident.

Another landslide occurred at the same time between Dudhsagar and Karanjali railway stations, officials said. SWR officials said the Mangaluru-Mumbai train was running on the diverted route on SWR when the engine and the first coach derailed.

Passengers of the derailed coaches were shifted to other coaches and the train was called back to Kulem railway station. 02780 Nizamuddin-Vasco train was stopped between Dudhsagar and Karanjali station and later brought to Castle rock railway station. Passengers were taken to different places by bus. At the same time, the work of repair of the track has been started.

A woman was killed and nearly 1,000 houses were damaged in a flood-related incident in Goa following heavy rains and rising water levels in rivers. Hundreds of people have been safely evacuated from low-lying areas.

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Uttar Pradesh: Man arrested for packing non-veg food in newspapers with photos of deities

A man named Talib has been arrested for selling non-veg packed newspapers that feature photos of Hindu deities in Uttar Pradesh’s Sambhal.

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Talib has been booked under Section 295 A (deliberate act intended to stomp on the religious sentiments of any group) of the IPC.

A man in Uttar Pradesh’s Sambhal has been arrested for selling non-veg packed newspapers that feature photos of Hindu deities. The Hindu Jagran Manch (HJM) district Kailash Gupta has filed an FIR against the person at the Sadar Police Station for insulting the religious beliefs of a particular community. The man has been identified as Mohammad Talib.

Talib has been booked under Section 295 A (deliberate act intended to stomp on the religious sentiments of any group) of the IPC. According to the reports, the Uttar Pradesh police have found newspapers with photos of deities in huge numbers at the hotel counter named Mehak Restaurant.

On questioning the Mehak Restaurant, the owner said that his worker had bought newspapers from a salvage store and used these newspapers to wrap food items for customers, just like many restaurants do, without realizing that these newspapers depict photos of Hindu deities.

The family member of Talib, who has been running the restaurant since 2012, said newspapers have been used to pack food items for years. He further said that no one remembers the headlines or photographs in the newspapers before using them to wrap food items.

Earlier, during the Navaratri festival, a local Hindi daily reported that Talib used to pack non-veg items in the newspapers that depicted photos of Hindu deities. According to Circle officer Jitendra Kumar, police rushed to the hotel after receiving a report on Sunday night and seized the objectionable items. Owing to the complex situation, police instantly filed an FIR and detained the owner of the restaurant for insulting a certain group’s religious beliefs.

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