Actor Siddharth has apologized to badminton player Saina Nehwal by posting an apology on social media on Tuesday. Siddharth wrote in his apology letter – I want to apologize to you for my ugly joke. I may disagree with you, but the words and tone I used, even in anger or frustration, cannot be justified.
Siddharth further wrote- I have always been a supporter of feminism. As a woman I had no intention of taking a dig at you. I hope you will accept my letter. You will always be my champion.
Today’s big news…
US Senate committee to vote on Eric Garcetti for the post of US ambassador to India today
The Foreign Relations Committee of the US Senate will vote today to appoint Eric Garcetti as ambassador to India. Eric Garcetti’s nomination for Ambassador to India from the White House was done 6 months ago. This committee of 22 senators will be headed by Senator Menendez. Eric is considered a very close confidant of Biden. He is currently the mayor of Los Angeles.
Regarding the nomination as the Indian ambassador, Gracetti said- If my name is decided, then I will try to take forward the bilateral partnership by uniting with India in a free and free Indo-Pacific range. Apart from Eric Garcetti, the committee will also vote for the appointment of Armin Blom in Pakistan, Amy Gutmann in Germany and Christopher Hill in Serbia.
PM Modi to inaugurate 11 medical colleges in Tamil Nadu today
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate 11 medical colleges in Tamil Nadu and a new campus of the Central Institute of Classical Tamil in Chennai on Wednesday. Modi will attend this program through video conferencing. The Center had given Rs 2145 crore for these medical colleges built at a cost of Rs 4000 crore. The number of medical seats in the country has increased by 80% in 7 years. Medical colleges have also increased from 387 to 596.