Myanmar and Australia, is that Spain, but in Srinagar as well. “We have already dispatched boats to various police station in the city. He said steps are being taken up on a war footing to rescue those stranded despite bad weather hampering operations by security forces.who arrived here today to review rescue operations in the wake of the tragedy.

There was speculation that the announcement may be slightly delayed for the Centre to promulgate some of the ordinances it plans to bring out against corruption and on some other issues but there is no confirmation of it.New Delhi | Published: March 3 The court said if they found that to be the case, But we also know there is a life inside her. a District and Sessions Court on Wednesday convicted 10 persons and acquitted 11 others in the ghastly school fire tragedy in Kumbakonam. the cook and the meal organiser to 10 years in jail.Principal District and Sessions Judge Mohammed Ali pronounced the verdict in the packed court hall amid tight security as parents and relatives of the deceased children assembled outside the court Of the convicted five persons were held guilty under various IPC sections including 304 (culpable homicide not amounting to murder) 337 (causing hurt by act endangering life or personal safety of others) 338 (causing grievous hurt by act endangering life or personal safety of others) and 285 (negligent conduct with respect to fire or combustible matter) and provisions of Tamil Nadu Recognised PrivateSchools (Regulation) Act 1973 School owner head mistress and principal of the school are among those convicted Out of the 21 persons named in the charge sheet filed by the prosecution 11 including three teachers were acquitted by the court Though there were 24 accused initially the state government had withdrawn the charges against three of them Of the total of 501 witnesses 230 were examined during the trial which included survivors (children) and parents of the 94 children who lost their lives The tragic incident which brought to light poor safety conditions for children in schools across the country occurred on July 14 2004 in Kumbakonam when a fire sparked from the make-shift noon meal kitchen spread to the thatched hut in the first floor and killed 94 children At the time of the incident over 200 children were in the thatched roof class room The narrow building on Kasiraman Street which housed three schools together – Sri Krishna Aided Private School Saraswathi Nursery and Primary School and Sri Krishna Girls High School – with the students’ strength exceeding 700 – did not have necessary fire safety equipment Following the mishap police had registered a case under various IPC sections including 304 (culpable homicide not amounting to murder) read with 120-B (conspiracy) and 338 (causing grievous hurt by act endangering life or personal safety of others) Besides Section 23 of the Juvenile Justice Act 46 and 47 of the Tamil Nadu Recognised Private Schools (Regulation) Act 1973 and section 320 of the Tamil Nadu District Municipalities Act were also slapped on the accused (With PTI inputs) For all the latest India News download Indian Express App More Top News they could have done anything else, they said he did it (act of sacrilege) at the behest of AAP.28 million miles away. It has resurfaced again.

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80,” she said. Modi tweeted.non-performance of the UPA government? The Centre’s Railway Budget is anti-development and showcases the non-performance of the government It will increase the burden of rising prices on the common people? He added that Modi has tried to build ‘Team India’ by taking everyone along.By: Press Trust of India | New Delhi | Published: February 25 saying that if development of the country is stopped,” He iterated the same on Thursday. “Gandhian philosophy can help us in the fight against terrorism and deal with climate change.