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Crypto will not become legal tender;  Maharashtra 3rd wave of Covid in December;  Noida Airport Ceremony and more

While there remains uncertainty about the future of cryptocurrencies in India, one thing has definitely been clarified. That does not become legal tender. Finance Secretary TV Somanathan has said cryptocurrencies will not be legal tender in any way, they are absolutely irrelevant.

In this edition of the Top News Podcast, Kanishka Sarkar of shares more developments on cryptocurrencies.

In the market, Reliance Industries zoomed in 6 percent and pushed Indian stock benchmarks higher, with indexes closing more than half a percent higher. Paytm shares also rose, extending gains for the third day in a row.

She also talks about Noida International Airport, which is likely to be a game-changer for Noida and Greater Noida.

Tune in to Top News Podcast to find out more

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