Covid-19 JN.1: Amid the ongoing festive season, a total of 69 cases of Covid-19 sub-variant JN.1 have been reported in India till now. Of these, the maximum number of cases have been reported in Goa, followed by Maharashtra, Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, and Telangana.
The JN.1 (BA.18.104.22.168) sub-variant of COVID-19 emerged in August in Luxembourg. It is a descendant of the BA.2.86 lineage of SARS-COV2. Meanwhile, India saw a rise of 116 new coronavirus cases in the past 24 hours, taking the active tally to 4,170.
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A police head constable was arrested on the charges of misbehaving with a woman at district headquarters hospitals, here on Thursday.
A Delhi court on Thursday extended judicial custody of former Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia, arrested in the excise policy case being probed by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), by 19 days.
The Home Ministry on Thursday decided to give VIP security to Congress President Mallikarjun Kharge, thereby granting him Z Plus security.
The last date for payment of fee and submission of online applications fro admissions to Class VI and vacant seats in Classes VII to X in the Telangana State Model Schools has been extended upto March 2.