Rajiv Kumar is the 25th CEC of India

 Rajiv Kumar is the new chief election commissioner of India. He assumed charge as the 25th Chief Election Commissioner of India at Election Commission of India, Nirvachan Sadan, New Delhi today.

Mann orders crackdown against drug-peddlers

 The Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann on Monday categorically directed the state police to launch a major crackdown on the unscrupulous elements selling drugs and tighten the noose around any political functionary interfering with its anti-drug campaign.