The Famous Five @75
Sri Lanka floods
Bengaluru’s Varthur lake spills toxic foam
People: June 04, 2017
Rains created problems for the people living in the vicinity of the Varthur lake. The heavy showers again led to the foaming of the lake. The highly toxic lake spilled toxic foam all over the roads and people had a tough time commuting.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the Dhola-Sadia bridge in Assam’s Tinsukia. It is constructed above the Brahmaputra River and is more than 9.15km long, making it the nation’s longest bridge.
Indian cricketer Zaheer Khan got engaged to his girlfriend, actor Sagarika Ghatge, in Mumbai. Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli arrived hand-in-hand for the ceremony.
Soldiers of Rajputana Rifles unit on the Line of Control (LoC) in J&K’s Akhnoor sector remembered their fellow fallen soldier Umer Fayaz. Remembering Fayaz, Colonel Rohit Patil said he was focused and was also good at sports. He added that Fayaz’s death is a huge loss for the unit.
At least 23 members of the transgender community have been appointed for varied jobs in the upcoming Kochi Metro.
After a hiatus of eight years, Rajinikanth met his fans in Chennai.