<!– /11440465/Dna_Article_Middle_300x250_BTF –>1: Elphinstone stampede: Piyush Goyal says spend whatever is necessary on safetyA day after Elphinstone train station stampede, Union Railways Minister Piyush Goyal on Saturday held a high-level meeting on railway safety in Mumbai. In a series of tweets, Goyal said that ‘We are turning a 150-year-old convention on its head’ making foot over bridge mandatory. dnai.in/f5Sk2: President Kovind appoints 5 new GovernorsPresident Ram Nath Kovind, on Saturday, appointed five new Governors on Saturday. However, hours after the appointments were announced, Tamil Nadu’s Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) expressed its dissatisfaction. Speaking to media, DMK Rajya Sabha MP and spokesperson TKS Elangovan said, “Governor is going to act according to the wishes of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). I don’t think there will be any change in approach.” dnai.in/f5S43: ‘Gau rakshaks’ work within legal framework: Mohan BhagwatRSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat yet again came in support of gau rakshaks (cow vigilantes) in his Vijaydashmi speech in Nagpur on Saturday. Addressing the swayamsevaks at the RSS Headquarters, the Sarsanghchalak was seen talking elaborately about cow protection in his over-an-hour long speech. Bhagwat backed the cow vigilantes and said that they worked well within the legal framework and it would be unfair to link them with violence or ‘communal feelings without knowing or neglecting the facts.’ dnai.in/f5S24: At Delhi’s Red Fort Ground, PM Modi calls festivals a way of social educationIn his second ever Dussehra celebrations in Delhi, Prime Minister Narendra Modi took part in famed Red Fort event on Saturday. President Ram Nath Kovind and Vice-President Venkaiah Naidu also attended the Dussehra celebration. In his brief address to the crowd, PM Modi said that festivals are a way of social education and that even after thousand years, the stories of Lord Ram give new meaning to the society. dnai.in/f5SL5: Won’t allow single brick for bullet train until Mumbai rail infrastructure is fixed: Raj ThackerayMaharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray raised the pitch for fixing railway infrastructure in Mumbai by threatening to stall work for the Centre’s upcoming bullet train project. “Until the present infrastructure of local railways is made better, not a single brick will be allowed to be placed for bullet train in Mumbai,” said Raj Thackeray. dnai.in/f5RJ


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