By Ishank Katyal
1. One TMC MP and 10 MLAs join BJP during Amit Shah’s rally in West Bengal.
Former MP of TMC Sunil Mondal and 10 MLAs have joined Bhartiya Janta Party in the presence of the Home Minister Amit Shah while he was rallying in West Bengal on Saturday.
The MLAs are Suvendu Adhikari, Tapasi Mondal, Ashoke Dinda, Sudip Mukherjee, Saikat Panja, Shilbhadra Dutta, Dipali Biswas, Sukra Munda, Shyamapda Mukherjee, Biswajit Kundu & Banasri Maity.
2. “The OTP to forget this is 49204084041: Virender Sehwag on India’s lowest ever Test score.
Team India is facing a lot of trolling and criticism since the team has scored 36/9 in the 3rd day Test against Australia, which is the lowest in the history of cricket. Former Indian batsman Virender Sehwag tweeted “The OTP to forget this is 49204084041.” Sehwag was referring to the scores made by the Indian batsmen which were all in single digits.
3. Eight COVID- 19 Patients died in a hospital fire in Turkey.
Eight COVID-19 patients were killed in a fire at an intensive care unit in southern Turkey on Saturday.
The fire, at the privately-run Sanko University Hospital in Gaziantep, was caused by the explosion of an oxygen ventilator, the governor’s office of Gaziantep province said.
4. President of Chile charged a fine of Rs.2.5L after his maskless selfie with a woman gone viral.
Chilean President Sebastian Pinera was slapped with a $3,500 fine on Friday after posing for a selfie on the beach with a bystander without wearing a mask as required during the coronavirus pandemic, health authorities said.Chile has strict rules on mask wearing in all public places and violations are punishable with sanctions that include fines and even jail terms.