- Disappointing opening day for India at Rio Olympics; Leander Paes and Sania Mirza crash out; Shooter Jitu Rai fails to give India its first medal.
- Prime Minister Narendra Modi says grievance redressal system is the biggest strength of democracy; Emphasises that the problems of citizens should be addressed and responded to within a time frame .
- Prime Minister to inaugurate and lay foundation stone of several development programmes in Telangana today.
- In Gujarat, swearing in ceremony of designated Chief Minister Vijay Rupani and Deputy Chief Minister Nitin Patel to be held today in Gandhinagar.
- Assam Chief Minister Sarbanand Sonowal to visit Kokrajhar to review law and order situation after militant attack which claimed 14 lives.
- The second National Handloom Day is being celebrated all over the country today.
- In a building collapse in Bhiwandi,3/4 resqued 3/4 trapped one body recoverd