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National Health Authority (NHA) CEO and Empowered Group on COVID Vaccination chairperson Dr. R.S. Sharma and Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan chaired a high-level meeting with Health Secretaries, mission directors of NHM and immunisation officers of all States and UTs during the day, a statement said.
Maharashtra leads the table as eight States report a surge in the daily new cases.
The report will be revealed during the next hearing of the case.
Employees’ take home pay, companies’ PF liability to remain same for now.
Several parts of the country saw temperatures crossing 40°C in March.
Bahadur Ali, the Pakistani LeT terrorist, was convicted by the Special Judge for NIA cases in Patiala House Court under sections of the IPC, the UA(P) Act, the Arms Act, the Explosives Act, the Explosive Substances Act, the Foreigners Act and the Indian Wireless Telegraphy Act.
Chants, ‘gaddar’, outsider barbs smeared the high decibel fight by political heavyweights.
Responding to a notice issued by the Election Commission of India over his remarks against Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami, the DMK deputy general secretary said he had not said anything that violated the Model Code of Conduct — anything that was obscene or that would lower the dignity of motherhood, of women — much less any other provision of the law.
‘Nagpur’ is a reference to the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh’s headquarters while the Congress has been accusing the Sarbananda Sonowal government of letting the BJP’s central leadership in Delhi run the show in Assam.
Party State president K. Surendran said, “Deceptive conversion to Islam using inter-faith love marriage as a cover was a matter of grave concern to Christians.”
In 2019, then Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy released the audio clipping of the conversation while alleging that Mr. Yediyurappa tried to lure JD(S) MLA by offering money and position.
“In India, the price of sugar is quite cheap,” he said. “Hence, we have decided to resume sugar trade with India,” he was quoted as saying by Geo TV. He also said that Pakistan will import cotton from India starting June this year.
Chief Cabinet Secretary Katsunobu Kato called for additional investigation and analysis and said Japan will encourage WHO to consider additional investigation inside China.
“It is not normal to talk about these wide ranges in the forecast,” Hans Timmer, Chief Economist for the World Bank’s South Asia region, said on a briefing call with reporters. “The reason is that we are really in unprecedented circumstances,” he said.
Announcing the scheme, Piyush Goyal, Minister for Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution, said the scheme was a “fitting tribute to farmers” and that it would lead to employment for 2.5 lakh people. He added that it would lead to additional exports of ₹30,000 crore to ₹35,000 crore.
Bharat Biotech said it is working towards resolving the issues cited during the inspection and the order of 20 million doses from the Brazilian government is still active.
Jasprit Bumrah, who was rested from white-ball series against England, slipped a place to fourth among bowlers in the ODI rankings.