Breaking news today, May 3 LIVE
New Delhi | Jagran Press Office: In today’s “Breaking News, Latest Updates” blog on English Jagran, we will focus on Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s three-day visit to Europe. On the second day of his tour, the Prime Minister will visit Denmark and meet his Danish counterpart Mette Frederiksen. Later, he will also attend the second India-North Summit with his counterparts from Denmark, Iceland, Finland, Sweden and Norway.
Here are the live updates of the day:
11:27 a.m.: Khedbrahma Congressman Ashwin Kotwal resigns from Gujarat assembly.
11:07 a.m.: Noise pollution has reached its extreme in Delhi. Many states have taken the decision to remove loudspeakers from religious places and the public has welcomed it. Students and sick people face problems, says Delhi BJP leader Adesh Gupta.
We wrote a letter to Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal yesterday asking to remove loudspeakers from religious venues as per Supreme Court guidelines. Even the Bombay High Court says the speakers are not part of any religion, he adds.
10:35 a.m.: Congratulations to the compatriots on the occasion of Parshuram Jayanti. Lord Parashurama is revered for his bravery as well as his mercy and compassion, PM Modi tweets.
10:31 a.m.: My warmest greetings on the auspicious occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr. Marking the culmination of the holy month of Ramzan, Eid-Ul-Fitr is the celebration of heartfelt devotion, charity and gratitude to the Almighty. Eid Mubarak, tweets Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu.
10:25 a.m.: Eid Mubarak to all compatriots, especially Muslim brothers and sisters! Celebrated after the holy month of Ramzan, this festival is a sacred occasion to strengthen brotherhood and harmony in society. On this holy occasion, let us all pledge to serve humanity and improve the lives of the needy, tweets Rashtrapati Bhavan.
10:15 a.m.: The situation in the country is not good. The divide and conquer policy and the ongoing isolation policy in the country are not correct. Do not be afraid and keep fighting, says West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.
9:49 a.m.: Best wishes to Akshaya Tritiya. I pray that this special day brings prosperity in everyone’s life, PM Modi tweets.
8:46 a.m.: BJP leader Shahnawaz Hussain offers a namaz at the Parliament Street Mosque in New Delhi.
8:23 a.m.: Best wishes for Eid-ul-Fitr. May this happy occasion strengthen the spirit of unity and brotherhood in our society. May everyone be blessed with good health and prosperity, tweeted PM Modi.
7:56 a.m.: In Denmark, Prime Minister Modi will also attend the second Indo-Nordic summit with his counterparts from Denmark, Iceland, Finland, Sweden and Norway.
7:49 a.m.: Later today, PM Modi will also participate in the India-Denmark Business Roundtable and interact with the Indian Diaspora in Denmark.
7:45 a.m.: On the second day of his visit to Europe, Prime Minister Modi will meet his Danish counterpart Mette Frederiksen in Denmark. The two will review the progress of the “green strategic partnership” between the two countries.