Local Round-up this week: April 21 to April 27

Here comes this week's Local round-up from April 21 to April 27 with the latest news from India Railways to India receiving heat waves keep scrolling! to stay updated.

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Local Samosa is back with this week's Local Round-up from April 21 to 27, covering all the latest local news. The round-up discusses everything from the recent heatwaves experienced by the nation to batsmen delivering fierce balls in the ongoing IPL season. Stay with us for the newest updates, as we keep you informed.

MS. Dhoni becomes the first player to register 150 IPL wins


MS. Dhoni, CSK's spiritual leader creates a history and now is the first player to register 150 IPL wins. Dhoni achieved milestones after CSK defeated Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) by 78 runs at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai to bag their 5th win in the ongoing season.

Eesha Agrawal, from being a single mother to victory in India's jewel of beauty


In a captivating tale of resilience and determination, Eesha Agrawal, a single mother from Chhattisgarh, moved to Mumbai to achieve milestones and conquer the title of India's jewel of beauty. Emerging as a beacon of empowerment and clinching the prestigious Narifirst Jewel of India title in the Empress category, she became an icon.

Indian Railways now allows passengers to book platform and unreserved tickets from anywhere


The new rule of Indian Railways altered rules and now passengers can book unreserved and platform tickets from anywhere through UTS mobile app. Through this, passengers are no longer required to stand and wait in long queues, which facilitates passenger convenience and comfort.

India braces temperatures exceeding 40°C, heatwave alert issued


Heatwaves in India are quite common, but this time, it is a matter of concern as a high alert was issued due to the recent increase in temperature. Last Sunday, India experienced scorching temperatures, with more than 150 stations of the India Meteorological Department reporting maximum temperatures exceeding 40 degrees Celsius. Northern, southern, and eastern states faced severe heatwaves.

Indian Railways discontinues 1-litre water bottles for passengers in Vande Bharat Express and Shatabdi Express


Indian Railway says they won't be providing 1-litre water bottles to the passengers aligning with shorter journeys. IRCTC emphasizes water conservation initiatives, including recycled water usage and afforestation projects, while Vande Bharat Express offers modern amenities. Passengers have the option to request an additional 500 ml bottle from the train staff at no extra charge.

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