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Security forces have eliminated 9 terrorists in the Kashmir Valley within 24 hours. Three terrorists were killed in a midnight encounter between security forces and terrorists in Pantha Chowk, Srinagar. At the same time, 4 security forces personnel have been injured. According to the Kashmir Police, one of the slain terrorists has been identified as Suhail Ahmed of Jaish-e-Mohammed. On December 13, four terrorists were involved in the police bus attack in Jewan area.
Earlier, 6 terrorists were killed in separate encounters in Kulgam and Anantnag districts. All of them were associated with the terrorist organization Jaish-e-Mohammed. So far 4 terrorists have been identified, out of which 2 are Pakistani and 2 are local.
Today’s big news…
Heavy rain in Tamil Nadu; 3 dead, waterlogging in many areas of Chennai
Red alert has been declared in many districts after heavy rains in Tamil Nadu. Due to heavy rains on Thursday, many areas of Chennai were inundated. State Disaster Management Minister Ramachandran said that three people have died in the rain-related accident.
Traffic has also been affected due to water logging in many areas of the capital Chennai. At the same time, the Meteorological Department has predicted heavy rain tonight and moderate rain tomorrow. State Chief Minister MK Stalin reviewed the situation at the flood control room of Greater Chennai Corporation on Thursday night. The Chief Minister took stock of the situation, relief works due to heavy rains.
The 46th meeting of the GST Council will be held today under the chairmanship of Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman.
The 46th meeting of the GST Council will be held today under the chairmanship of Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman. It is believed that in this meeting, discussions can be held regarding rationalization of GST rates. In this meeting, the decision to increase the tax on readymade clothes and shoes below 1000 can be withdrawn. Apart from this, industry and trade associations are expected to reduce the number of slabs from four to three.