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Gujarat ATS arrests 3 with heroin worth nearly Rs 600 crore

Gujarat DGP Ashish Bhatia said that 120 kg of heroin was recovered from an under-construction house in Zinzuda village of Morbi Gandhinagar: The Gujarat Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) nabbed three persons with 120 kg heroin, approximately worth Rs 600 crore in the international market. The trio was arrested from Zinzuda village near Navlakhi port in Gulf...

Morbi project offers household utilities in return for plastic waste

The Swachh Bharat Mission Urban- Gujarat of the Urban Development Department has come up with an innovative pilot project to encourage people to reduce single-use plastic.  It has come up with a project that offers household items of everyday use in return for plastic waste donated under the scheme.    The pilot project is being...

Hirapar village convinces all its students to opt for government school

To combat the rising exploitation by private schools, a small village in Tankara taluka of Morbi district has decided to send all its students to a government school.   Parents in the state have been agitating against the exorbitant fee being charged by schools for online education.     Hirapar village has convinced the students to opt...

Gujarat reports 229 COVID-19 cases, 13 deaths in 24-hours; 9 deaths in Ahmedabad

Gujarat has reported 229 fresh cases of coronavirus in the past 24-hours ending at 5 pm on Wednesday. The addition of the fresh cases has taken the state’s coronavirus case tally to 2,407. After 19 deaths were reported from Gujarat on Tuesday, 13 fresh deaths were again reported on Wednesday that pushed the state’s death...

Drone used for delivery of pan masala in Gujarat, two arrested

The 21-day lockdown imposed by the Centre has given a lot of time for people to learn new skills, use their creativity, and spend quality time with family. However, it has also created a lot of trouble for many tobacco and alcohol addicts who are not getting their usual supply amid the lockdown and supply...