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#HeatWaves are soon to become the new normal for #Mumbai.
While steps are being taken to make the city climate-resilient, impacts of #HeatStress are sprinting ahead threatening Mumbai's food security, public health, ecosystem & economy.

#HeatStressMumbai 🔥 A THREAD Image
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#HeatStress happens when the body heats up excessively leading to dehydration, dizziness, fatigue, etc.
#HeatWaves in #Mumbai has led to an uptick in:
heat-related illnesses & deaths
power outages
crop failure
drinking water shortages
risk to wildlife
tinyurl.com/53xsuup2
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Global evidence demonstrates clear causal links b/w heatwave intensity & #ClimateChange tinyurl.com/2p9ftrky

As per @rocksea, data for 70 years shows that “the number of heatwaves is directly in response to #GlobalWarming.”

@fayedsouza @tajmahalfoxtrot @ClimateGroup
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"I remember the first day of my job. A group of 15 people came to our restaurant. I served them & earned their appreciation. I have learned many languages too. Apart from Marathi, I know Gujarati, Hindi, English & Nepali. This is the beauty of working in this industry. #IWD2022 Image
Nandini's professional journey began from Bhavnagar in #Gujarat & after working in #Nagpur & #Rajkot, she is currently working as Food and Beverage Manager at #Ahmedabad. Originally from #Yavatmal, #Maharashtra, she oversees operations at two properties in the city. #Breakthebias
She chose Pratham's #hospitality course at Ralegaon as a career option against her parents' wishes. "My parents were not ready. But I wanted to gain experience, work in different cities and see the outside world. And I am happy where I am", she says. #InternationalWomensDay2022
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It was a Hindu-Muslim love story that leapt out of the flames of the #GujaratRiots of 2002 in #Ahmedabad's Naroda Patiya. It then went through the usual tortuous turns, so typically Indian, and the next two years saw the couple fight tough battles and go through waves of pain.
2. The police in Ahmedabad had turned matters worse for the lovelorn couple. @rajkamaljha
3. Even as the Muslim girl was illegally held at a home for the destitute despite turning 18, the authorities and police in #Ahmedabad had remained undecided about who should start her release procedure. #Gujarat #GujaratRiots #2002riots
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27-02-2002: It broke out like an epidemic of viral flu. We may have been through several such epidemics, but nothing prepares us for the slaughter of men, women, children and even domestic animals. Never forget that the history of the human race is cruel. Watch this space...
I spent seven years (1998-2005) working as #Gujarat correspondent of @TheWeekLive. The pieces I'm posting here were written mostly in 2002 and chronicle the sequential turn of events, as I witnessed them that fateful year, beginning from where it all begun theweek.in/webworld/featu…
The above was an exclusive cover story for The Week's July 7 2002 issue. Took about three months to piece together the jigsaw puzzle that was #Godhra investigations at that point amid the mayhem and blood letting all around. I wrote about it all much later
link.medium.com/K0FZs20EVnb
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As the CM of Gujarat, Campaign launched by Modi Ji after the #AhmedabadSerialBlast to Destroy Nexus of Indian Mujahideen & SIMI, has reached its Final Stage today

38 Convicts in Blasts Case will be Hanged as per Court's Order

Here's how Modi-Shah Duo destroyed Terror Nexus👇
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A total of 49 Accused have been convicted in this case by the Special Court of #Ahmedabad. The case went on under UAPA

Court has ordered to hang 38 Convicts while 11 have been sentenced to Life Imprisonment. 56 people were Killed & 250 were injured in the #AhemdabadBlast
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The very Next Day after the Blast, Gujarat's CM Modi had called a meeting of Senior Officers of the State Police. He was Cabinet Minister of Home Affairs while #AmitShah was MoS Home in his Govt

Modi ordered Gujarat's Officers to Destroy this Terror Nexus without any Delay🔥
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📸 Collection of Vintage pictures of #Jain temples

1. Jain temple cluster in Khajuraho, #MadhyaPradesh in 1885. There are 31 Jain Temples here, but from architectural point of view Parsvanath, Adinath & Shantinath temples are relatively more important & noteworthy

#Thread
2. 11th century Dilwara #Jain Temple, Near Mount Abu, #Rajasthan, 1890.
3. Ruins of the great #Jain temple, Bhand Dewal at Arang, #Chhattisgarh

Photographer: Beglar, Joseph David, 1873, British Library
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India on Monday reported 33,750 fresh #Covid19 cases and 123 deaths. According to the Union Ministry of Health, the #Omicron tally in the country has reached 1,700, of which 639 have recovered or been discharged. Image
Meanwhile, Covid vaccination for teenagers, aged between 15 to 18 years, began today. The Union Health Ministry had announced that Bharat Biotech’s #Covaxin will be the one that will be administered to eligible children — in two doses 28 days apart.

📸Amit Chakravarty Image
A 17-year-old became the first one to get the #COVID19 jab at the PCMC hospital in Pune's Kasarwadi as vaccination of those between 15 to 18 years began at 10.20 am.
Live updates: bit.ly/3eHP1rN

📸Express photo Image
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💫 Mumbai is Rising! 💫

Saturday, November 20th 2021, 2:30 PM Onwards at Azad Maidan

In solidarity with 150 cities from around the World, on World Wide Demonstration Day, Mumbai will stand up for our Freedoms! Image
We will come together to appeal for:

1. No Mandatory vaccinations
2. No Discrimination based on vaccination status
3. Stopping all Covid Vaccine trials and rollouts for children as they have innate natural immunity against Covid-19
4. No Vaccination for those immune after Natural Infection
5. Unemployment, Inflation and rising Poverty due to mandatory lockdowns and vaccine restrictions

Join us for a peaceful demonstration where lawyers, doctors, professors and common men and women will be present.
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અમદાવાદની પોળોની A to Z યાદી

પોળ એ એવા મકાનોનો સમૂહ છે જેમાં એક જ જ્ઞાતિ, વ્યવસાય કે ધર્મથી જોડાયેલા લોકો સાથે રહે છે.આ અમદાવાદની પોળોની A-Z યાદી છે. આ પોળોની સંસ્કૃતિએ અમદાવાદને યુનેસ્કોની યાદીમાં સ્થાન મેળવવામાં મદદ કરી છે.

અમદાવાદની પોળોની યાદી નીચે મુજબ:-

#Ahmedabad

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અમદાવાદની પ્રથમ પોળને મૂર્હત પોળ નામ આપવામાં આવ્યું હતું.

અમૃતલાલની પોળ
આંબલીની પોળ
આકા શેઠ કુવાની પોળ
અર્જુનલાલની ખડકી
બંગલાની પોળ
બાપા શાસ્ત્રીની પોળ
બાવાની પોળ
ભદવા પોળ ‍‍(બાડો પોળ)
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ભાઉની પોળ
ભવનપુરાની પોળ
બોબડીયા વૈધની ખડકી
બુખારાની પોળ
છગન દફતરની પોળ

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છીપા માવજીની પોળ
ડબગરવાડ
દેડકાની પોળ
દેસાઇની પોળ
દેવની શેરી
દેવજી સરૈયાની પોળ
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ગોજારીયાની પોળ
ગોલવાડ

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Source: @jeevanrakshaa @Mysore_Sanjeev

The 7-Day Moving Growth Rate
-#Mumbai: < 2% for over 4 weeks, city ready phase 4?

-#Delhi & #Ahmedabad: <2% for 2 weeks.Phase 2 or 3?

-#Bengaluru, #Chennai & #Kolkata: little over 2% Phase 1?

Phases 1-4:

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Case Fatality Rate (CFR) is increasing.
Why?
CFR= # Deaths / # Positive cases
- ↑ in numerator: Poor detection and treatment --> higher deaths
- Low Denominator ↓: Under-reporting of COVID Cases due to poor testing.

Higher the CFR in the city, poorer the TTT strategy.

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The review of positive Cases, active Cases, and death moving growth rate in juxtaposition will give wholistic view on the situation.
#Bengaluru & #Delhi have some work to do.

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Defendants claim that BAPS is innocent, & Cunha Construction middleman, an American company is the one who went rogue. bit.ly/3buL08R
Several among us have been to BAPS #Atlanta, #Houston, #Chicago, besides #New Jersey sites. REALITY CHECK from the ground - a thread
CHRONOLOGY -1 Offer of employment in #Rajasthan, 2. Workers made to sign papers at BAPS #Ahmedabad office 3. Confinement at US construction sites, 4 rules over work conditions. In all of this workers interface is with BAPS representatives, never heard of #Cunha
Blaming the #middleman is the oldest trick of trade. Powerful industries get away by dumping blame on the smaller fish. So it is important that we say together #BAPSnotmiddleman
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All the Oxygen & Bed's available at one place/thread created just now. Amplify and Retweet it to reach more people. All the resources in the comment section below ⬇️ thread is verified and updated frequently.
#oxygen @COVID19_INDIA #Mumbai #beds
Self Verified ambulance service across Mumbai, Pune, Delhi/NCR and Bangalore

HelpNow provides sanitized and well-equipped ambulances with ventilators/oxygen supply, within 15 to 20 minutes across 24x7
Phone: 88 99 88 99 52.
Web: gethelpnow.in
✅ 𝐕𝐞𝐫𝐢𝐟𝐢𝐞𝐝
#MUMBAI
Hospital Beds - 3 Oxygen Beds Available

Hospital Name: Veena Multi-speciality Hospital
Phone: +918080833354
Location: Andheri East, Mumbai

Last Verified @ 25/04/21, 10:10 AM
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"Each day, the government reports more than 300,000 new infections, a world record, & #India is now seeing more new infections than any other country by far, almost half of all new cases in a global surge."

nytimes.com/2021/04/24/wor… #CovidIndia
1. "Millions of people refuse to even step outside — their fear of catching the virus is that extreme. Accounts from around the country tell of the sick being left to gasp for air as they wait at chaotic hospitals that are running out of lifesaving oxygen."
2. "The sudden surge in recent weeks, with an insidious newer variant possibly playing a role, is casting increasing doubt on India’s official Covid19 death toll of nearly 200,000, with more than 2,000 people dying every day."
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Friends, calling up your MPs and MLA's and getting them to help might be a good option. Here's the list of MLA's for UP and on clicking on the constituency, you can find their contact details as well:
uplegisassembly.gov.in/Members/main_m…
Trying to do this for other states too.
This for Maharashtra: mls.org.in/pdf2020/list-o… trying to find a better link for this.
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"A lethal, fast-paced second wave of the coronavirus pandemic has brought #India’s health care systems to the verge of collapse & is putting millions of lives & livelihoods at risk."

nytimes.com/2021/04/20/opi… #CovidIndia
1/ "The newspapers & social media are scrolls of horror & failure of the health system. There are reports of lines of ambulances with patients waiting outside the largest Covid facility in #Ahmedabad in the western state of Gujarat because ventilator beds & oxygen had run out."
2/ "At a crematory in the central city of #Bhopal, residents reported having not seen as many cremations since 1984, when a gas leak from a Union Carbide pesticide plant in the city killed around 5,000 people."
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#WatchtheState

In light of the ongoing #COVID19 crisis in India, Watch the State @project_polis is putting out a thread of reported instances of #StateViolence in relation to the #COVIDSecondWave.

Thread:
India is running out of oxygen, #Covid19 patients are dying–because the govt wasted time: It took 8 months to invite bids for over 150 #oxygen generation plants. 6 months later, most still aren’t up & running. @psychia90 & @VijaytaL report for @scroll_in.
scroll.in/article/992537…
Bharuch General Hospital is the largest govt-run COVID-19 center in #Gujarat’s Bharuch district. On 16 April, there was only 1 doctor & 5 nurses. The hospital had 72 patients almost all of whom had severe #COVID19 symptoms. @chahat_rana1 @thecaravanindia
caravanmagazine.in/health/three-h…
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હોસ્પિટલોની રેમડેસિવિર માટેની વ્યથા પણ સમજવી જરૂરી છે. Thread.

સરકાર એવી જાહેરાતો કરે છે કે અમે હોસ્પિટલોને રેમડેસિવિર આપીએ છીએ પણ હકીકત અલગ છે. એક હોસ્પિટલ કે જેમાં મારા સગાં દાખલ છે તેમને ડોકટરે રેમડેસિવિર આપવાનું કીધું છે. હોસ્પિટલ તરફથી સરકારમાં ઈમેલ અને લિસ્ટ જાય છે. (1/n)
હોસ્પિટલની પાસે 150 દર્દીઓ છે, જેમાંથી લગભગ સોએક લોકોને એની જરૂર હોય છે પણ સરકાર કેટલાં ઇન્જેક્શન આપે છે? માત્ર 27. આજના 27, ગઇકાલે 40 આપેલા, પરમદિવસે 57 આપેલા. પછી છેલ્લી ઘડીએ હોસ્પિટલ દર્દીના સગાંને ફોન કરે કે અમારાથી વ્યવસ્થા થઈ નથી તમે દવા લઈ આવો. (2/n)
ત્યારે લાઈન ના લાગે, કાળા બજાર ના થાય તો શું થાય? સરકારની પેનલના ડોકટરો ભલે કહેતાં હોય કે રેમડેસિવિરથી ફાયદો થતો નથી વગેરે વગેરે પણ દર્દીના સગાં નજર સામે પરિસ્થિતિમાં સુધારો થતાં જુએ છે એનું શું? (3/n)
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Will keep adding #COVIDー19 emergency contacts and resources for #Gujarat in this thread below -

#Oxygen for Rajkot - Image
Plasma resource for Vadodara Image
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#Helpgujarat #COVID19

ગુજરાતમાં કોરોનાના સમયમાં મદદરૂપ માહિતી..

જે માહિતી તમને ખબર હોય એ કમેંટ જિલ્લાના નામમાં # નો ઉપયોગ કરીને કમેંટ કરવી...

#અમદાવાદ ImageImageImageImage
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Thread on COVID Resources : #Gujrat
Plasma Donation: Vadodara

Please refer to the link below for plasma donors:

instagram.com/plasmadonors.v…
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