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Dry day, holiday in schools, metro timings also changed… know the changes before the MCD elections in Delhi

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The noise of campaigning for the Municipal Corporation elections in Delhi has come to an end. On Sunday i.e. December 4, votes will be cast to elect councilors in 250 wards. Before this, the Delhi government made three major changes so that the election arrangements can be implemented smoothly. In view of the elections, the Excise Department has declared a dry day for three days in Delhi. That is, there will be a ban on the sale of liquor in Delhi from Friday to Sunday. Liquor shops will remain closed on all three days. Apart from this, a holiday has been declared for all government schools on Saturday by the Delhi government. Due to the next day being Sunday, there will be a holiday in the schools. The third decision has been taken by the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation. Metro services will be available every half an hour from 4 am on Sunday, the day of voting. This process will continue till 6 in the morning.

On behalf of the Education Department of the Delhi government, it was told that due to the preparations for the voting to be held on Sunday, a holiday has been declared for all government schools on Saturday. In return, schools will remain open on 10 December i.e. on the second Saturday of the month.

Liquor shops will remain closed for three days in the capital

Similarly, Delhi will have a dry day for three days from Friday. Delhi Excise Commissioner Krishna Mohan Uppu told that under Rule 52 of Excise Rules 2010, December 2 to 4 and December 7 will be dry days. Dry days are those days when the government bans the sale of liquor in shops, clubs, bars. According to the notification, there will be a dry day in Delhi from 5.30 pm on Friday, 2 December to 5.30 pm on 4 December. Not only this, there will be a dry day on 7th December i.e. the whole day of the results. That means there will be a ban on the sale of liquor.

Metro service will start at 4 am on Sunday

At the same time, Delhi Metro Railway Corporation (DMRC) has made changes in metro operations on the day of polling. Metro services will be started at 4 am on December 4 (Sunday), the day of voting in MCD elections. Metro will be available on all lines at an interval of every half an hour from 4 am to 6 am. After 6 am, the normal frequency will continue like normal days. Delhi Metro is currently providing services on a total of 10 lines, including Red Line, Yellow, Blue, Green, Violet, Pink, Magenta, Gray, and Airport Express Line.

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UPSC Student Electrocuted by Live Iron Gate Near Patel Nagar Metro Station.

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26-year student was electrocuted near the Patel Nagar Metro station in Delhi on Monday afternoon after he touched an iron gate that had electricity running through it.

The victim, Nilesh Rai, was a civil service aspirant who lived in a nearby paying guest accommodation. He was immediately taken to RML Hospital, where doctors declared him dead.

Police from Ranjit Nagar station received information about the accident at around 2:43 pm on Monday. When they arrived at the scene, they found that waterlogging on the road contributed to the electrocution.

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Woman jumps from Uttam Nagar West Metro Station and dies on the spot.

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On Thursday afternoon, a woman jumped from the Uttam Nagar West Metro Station onto the road below, resulting in her death. She was quickly taken to Deen Dayal Upadhyay Hospital, but doctors declared her dead on arrival. The police are trying to find out who she is, estimating her age to be in her mid-40s. So far, no identification was found on her. Authorities are reviewing CCTV footage from the area and using other methods to help identify her.

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Marine Commando Saves Young Guy from Drowning in Hindon River.

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In Ghaziabad’s Khoda area, a young man attempted to end his life by jumping into the Hindon River. Just in time, DS Negi from Indirapuram arrived and saved him. This brave act was caught on video and is now trending on social media, with many praising Negi’s heroism.

The incident happened in the Khoda police station area of Ghaziabad. A crowd gathered as the young man struggled in the river, but most were busy recording the scene rather than helping. Then, a passerby, DS Negi, took off his shirt and courageously jumped into the river to rescue the man.

DS Negi, a former Marine Commando, successfully brought the young man to safety with the help of others. When a bystander filming the event asked for his name, he identified himself as DS Negi. The video of his rescue has gone viral, and people applaud his courageous action.

 

 

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