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Mobile phones of people under quarantine to be tracked, says Kejriwal, announces relief for private employees



In a major surveillance measure, the Delhi Police has been ordered to track mobile phones of people in home-quarantine to find out if they stepped out or came in contact with others, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said on Wednesday.

The chief minister said that over 25,000 contacts have been shared with the police so far.

Addressing a daily press briefing, Kejriwal said the government has handed over to the police today a list of 14,345 phone numbers of people who have been asked to remain in home quarantine. On Tuesday, as many as 11,084 phone numbers were shared with the police.

“The police will track if they are following the instructions on home quarantine or not,” the chief minister said.

Further, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has requested the poor people in the national capital to apply for the ration card on Delhi government’s e-district website.

About 10 lakh poor people do not have ration cards in Delhi.

The CM said that these people will not get the card now but will be given ration till the COVID-19 crisis persists.

In a major relief for private employees amid concerns during the lockdown, the chief minister said that passes will be given to two employees/owner of every private company so that they can go to their respective offices to calculate and transfer the employees’ salaries.

“Today is first day of the month. Salaries of many employees are stuck because of the closed offices. We have decided to issue pass for 2 people from each organisation who will release everyone’s salary,” the chief minister said.

Kejriwal further informed that Delhi has reported 120 positive cases of Coronavirus till Wednesday morning. A total of 766 people are in hospitals due to the virus of which 112 are positive. The rest are possible infected cases which are being tested, the chief minister said.

He added that 29 out of the total 120 COVID-19 patients in Delhi contracted disease from people already infected with the virus.

On the Nizamuddin event, Kejriwal said that as many as 536 people, out of all those who were brought out of the Markaz facility, have been admitted to hospitals. 1,810 people have been put in isolation/quarantine. With this, the total number of people evacuated from the Islamic centre stands at 2,346.

In India, the number of novel Coronavirus cases continue to climb. According to the Union health ministry, there are 1,637 Coronavirus patients in the country which include 1,466 active cases and 38 deaths, as on the morning of April 1.



4 arrested for sexual assault of spa employee




Delhi Police captured four individuals after a worker of a spa center in Delhi’s Pitampura claimed she was molested and sexually exploited by its manager and a client.

A 22-year-old woman complained of rape in a spa center at Delhi’s Pitampura on Thursday.

Authorities from Maurya Enclave police station hurried to the spot and started the examination.

“On August 4, a PCR call was gotten at PS Maurya Enclave in regards to rape with a lady at a Spa Center, Pitampura Delhi. The police promptly arrived at the spot (the ocean spa center) where a victim aged 22 years along with her husband were present external the spa center and complained in regards to rape on her by the manager of the spa center and client,” said police.

She was sent to the hospital for her clinical assessment. A counselor from DCW visited her.

“She expressed that on June 30 she joined the spa on August 4 at around 6 p.m. one client came there along with the manager Rahul and requested sexual favors. Rahul offered her a soft drink, after drinking it she felt tipsy and both raped her,” said police.

A case under Sections 354A/328/376 D of IPC was registered and both the accused persons were arrested.

Source: ANI

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Gold medalist boxer became a robber in Delhi, arrested with two companions



A burglary group has been busted in Delhi. A boxer was likewise remembered for this posse, who has additionally won gold decorations in certain contests. This posse of three individuals used to complete stealing from Baba Haridas Nagar of Delhi.

The group had looted a lady’s mobile phone in Baba Haridas Nagar on August 1. when the lady was getting back from work. The lady had let in her protest know that three unidentified individuals who had come on the motorcycle grabbed her mobile phone and took off. The police began the examination of the matter. Some CCTVs were additionally checked and individuals around were likewise addressed.

Then, at that point, on August 4, two individuals wandering in a similar region were gotten by the police. The first gave his name as Ankit (age 19 years) who hails from Jhajjar, Haryana. The other’s name is Shivam Kumar who lives in Sainik Enclave. He is additionally 19 years of age. The third is being told as a minor. The person who is there Ankit is a boxer. During interrogation, a stolen cell phone was also recovered from them.

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Unclaimed Bag, Tiffin Box in Delhi’s Rohini Spark Alarm But Nothing Suspicious Found



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An unclaimed bag was found in Rohini region in delhi on Thursday, sending the security organizations like the special cell and bomb detection team soon to reach the spot and launched an investigation, police said.

After a careful review of the area, nothing suspicious was tracked down.

As per authorities, An unclaimed bag was tracked down in the parking lot close to DC Chowk, Rohini Sector-9.

A bomb identification and removal crew and sniffer canines had looked through the area, but it turned out to be a false alarm.

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