Major Events and Top News Headlines of 02 October 2009:
- The flood situation in Kurnool and Mahabubnagar districts of Andhra Pradesh turned grim on Friday as large number of residential localities were submerged and there was heavy inflow of water into various reservoirs.
- The West Bengal government and the police were out to malign arrested tribal leader Chhatradhar Mahato in a bid to take away people’s support for his movement in Lalgarh, top Maoist leader Kishenji claimed today.
- The search operation, which was cancelled on Thursday evening owing to bad weather condition Thekkady, has been resumed on Friday morning.
- The State-run Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) announced on Friday the launch of a tariff scheme for the festive season.
- Indian opener Gautam Gambhir was named the ICC Test Cricketer of the Year during a pleasant ceremony, here, on Thursday.