(1) The central government announced an increase in the MSP of 6 rabi crops. Now the MSP of the following crops is as follows –
(A) Wheat – 1985 rupees
(B) Gram – Rs 5100
(C) Lentils – Rs 5100
(D) Mustard – Rs 4650
(E) Barley – Rs 1600
(F) Kusum – Rs 5327
(2) 8 members of Rajya Sabha suspended for the entire session.
(3) In protest against the agricultural bill passed by the BJP government, the All India Kisan Sabha announced a 25 September nationwide strike.
(4) 18 opposition parties including the Congress met the President and appealed not to sign the agricultural bill.
(5) Chief Minister of Punjab Captain Amarinder Singh announced to appeal to the Supreme Court in protest against the new agriculture bill.
(6) The third phase of the Oxford vaccine trial started in Pune.
(7) The 30-share BSE Sensex fell 810 points to close at 38,034.
(8) In the IPL 13th season, Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) defeated Sunrisers Hyderabad by 10 runs today.
(9) In Bihar’s Buxar district, a court-going lawyer was shot and killed.
(10) Film actress Zarina Wahab is admitted in Lilavati Hospital in Mumbai for the last 5 days. She is infected with Kovid 19.