By Ishank Katyal
- Fire breaks out at a mask factory in Delhi, 1 dead.
New Delhi: A fire took place at a mask factory in Mayapuri, New Delhi on Saturday morning where a 45 year old man died, a Delhi Fire Official said.
A call about the fire was recieved at 5:30 am, and six fire men rushed to the spot, he said.
The two people rescued were identified as Aman Ansari (18) and Feroz Ansari (24), officials said.
2. Former MP Harinder Singh Khalsa quits BJP, over govt.’s insensitivity towards farmers.
Former Lok Sabha Member Harinder Singh Khalsa who is also Ex AAP MP from Fatehgarh Sahib resigns from Bhartiya Janta Party “in protest against the insensitivity shown by the party members towards farmers, their wives and children protesting against three agrarian laws.”
3. Russia approves Sputnik V vaccine for people above 60.
Russia on Saturday approved its main COVID-19 vaccine, Sputnik V, for use by people over the age of 60, Russian news agencies cited the health ministry as saying.
People over 60 have thus far been excluded from Russia’s national inoculation programme, as the shot was tested on this age group separately.
4. Four people injured in Berlin shooting: culprit is being searched.
Four people were injured in a shooting in the German capital Berlin in the early hours of Saturday, police said.
A police spokeswoman said four people were taken to hospital in the altercation involving several people in the Kreuzberg district, adding there was no indication of a political motive.