National News- Daily Digest: 5 key Updates
1. Police Commemoration day is celebrated on October 21.2. The book Andhere Se Ujale Ki Aur is written by Arun Jaitley.
3. The CBI has lodged an FIR in the 2008 Embraer aircraft purchase, naming NRI defence consultant Vipin Khanna as the agent who received commissions to the tune of $5.76 million in 2009.
4. Just over a month after India declared itself free of Avian Influenza (H5N1), the Delhi Zoo and Deer Park in South Delhi have been shut following the deaths of several “local migratory” water birds.
5. Senior Congress leader Rita Bahuguna Joshi quit the party and joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the presence of party president Amit Shah.