1. Manoj Sinha is appointed as Lieutenant Governor of J&K: After the resignation of Murmu, the president appointed new governor, senior BJP leader Manoj Sinha as Lieutenant Governor of J&K.
2. No extension of moratorium: RBI announced that there will be no extension of moratorium. Previously RBI announced 3 more months of moratorium which will end by August, i.e. from September, moratorium is not applicable. Reverse repo rate has no change.
3. Heavy Rains in Mumbai: Recorded the heaviest rain in past 48 years, Mumbai received 330 mm of rain in just 8 hours and gusty winds up to 107KMPH. The number of city buses broke down due to waterlogged roads.
4. Fire broke out in a covid hospital in Ahmadabad, Gujarat: In Shrey hospital there was a fire accident which resulted in the death of 8 patients and 40 patients were shifted to other hospitals.
5. CLAT got postponed again: CLAT has postponed again due to COVID pandemic. It should be conducted in the month of May. The board planned to conduct it in the month of August due to COVID pandemic, again it is postponed indefinitely.