Nagpur’s COVID-19 tally reached 79,043 on October 1 (till 5 pm) as 1,031 new cases were recorded in a single day. Also, 1,197 COVID-19 patients recovered on October 1 taking the number of recoveries to 63, 664 (Including home isolation recovered). The recovery rate for coronavirus in Nagpur now stands at 80.55%.
Till now, 2,546 people have lost their lives due to COVID-19 in the city. Out of these 2,510 people, 2,298 were from Nagpur district, while 248 belonged to other districts. Currently, there are 12,833 COVID-19 active cases in Nagpur district.
Deaf and dumb students put up scintillating show at Radio Mirchi’s ‘Utsav @ Zero Mile’ in Nagpur
Amid heavy rains, Nagpur citizens drenched themselves in patriotism during ‘Utsav @ Zero Mile’ organised by Radio Mirchi on Sunday, August 14. What made the event all the more special was when several deaf and dumb students of Deaf and Dumb School, Shankar Nagar, gave a splendid performance on national anthem that reverberated patriotic fervour. Apart from them, students from Delhi Public School also left people completely mesmerised with their incredibly soothing performance with various musical instruments.
Ex-Indian Idol contestant from the city Kaivalya Kejkar regaled the audience with songs including ‘Maula Mere Lele Meri Jaan’ from Chak De! India.
Kids in Nagpur walk ramp in khadi outfits during Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav
In a rare yet commendable initiative, kids walked the ramp in outfits made in Khadi by designer Durgesh Dixit during Khadi Pride. The ramp walk took place at Sugandh Sabhagruha in Nagpur on Sunday, August 14 in the presence of Central Member of Khadi & Village Industries Commission, Micro Small & Medium Enterprises Jaiprakash Gupta.