Articles about Junagadh

Rains batter Rajkot, Jamnagar in Gujarat; over 200 people rescued

14 Sep 2021

India
Rains batter Rajkot, Jamnagar in Gujarat; over 200 people rescued

Extremely heavy rains lashed Rajkot and Jamnagar in Gujarat over the last 24 hours, following which more than 200 people stranded in the floodwaters were rescued and over 7,000 people shifted to safer places in the two districts, officials said.

Gujarat to trade 40 Asiatic lions for Kevadia Jungle Safari

30 Jul 2021

India
Gujarat to trade 40 Asiatic lions for Kevadia Jungle Safari

At least 40 Asiatic lions from Gujarat's Sakkarbaug Zoo will be given to zoos across the country in exchange for other wild animals to be housed at the newly opened Kevadia Jungle Safari in Narmada district.

As coronavirus cases rise, Centre sends teams to four states

20 Nov 2020

India
As coronavirus cases rise, Centre sends teams to four states

Even as India's coronavirus tally seems to be under control, some states are logging an alarming rise in infections, prompting the Centre to send teams there. On Thursday, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare deployed teams to Haryana, Rajasthan, Gujarat, and Manipur to control the surge.

Demonetisation: IT sends notice to Junagadh cobbler for Rs10L deposit

04 Apr 2017

India
Demonetisation: IT sends notice to Junagadh cobbler for Rs10L deposit

A cobbler in Junagadh, Mansukh Makwana, got the shock of his life when IT delivered a notice to him on the pavement seeking details about a Rs. 10 lakh deposit allegedly made in his account during the demonetization drive.