Five people are killed and several injured in India after a bridge being constructed for the Delhi Metro collapses.
- Associated Press
- Indian Express
The European Union, Australia, India, Malaysia, Singapore, and Turkey ground all Boeing 737 MAX 8 jets. This means 40% of the global fleet is now grounded, with Indonesia, China and several airlines grounding their aircraft yesterday. Boeing states they will issue a software update for the model within weeks.
Pakistan reports Indian military aircraft violated their airspace near Muzaffarabad and "released a payload" which landed near Balakot. After this, Pakistan scrambled their own jets, but state no casualties or damage have been inflicted. India claims the incident was an airstrike on a Jaish-e-Mohammed camp in Balakot in retaliation to the Pulwama attack days earlier.
At least 46 members of India's security forces are killed when a suicide bomber blew himself up as a convoy of military vehicles drove on a highway in Jammu and Kashmir.
At least 17 people are killed in a fire at a hotel in Delhi, India.
Three people are killed in Gandhinagar, India, by a serial killer. The alleged killer, who is later identified as a eunuch, remains at large.