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Narendra Singh Tomar chairs the 22nd Meeting Central Employment Guarantee Council

Newdelhi:23/2/21:22ndMeeting of the Central Employment Guarantee Council, constituted under Section 10 of the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (Mahatma Gandhi NREGA), 2005 was held on 23.02.2021 under the Chairmanship of Union Minister of Rural Development, Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare, Panchayati Raj and Food Processing Industries through Video-Conferencing. Union Minister of Rural Development, Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare,Panchayati Raj and ...

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Culture Minister Prahlad Singh Patel inaugurates the three day Rashtriya Sanskriti Mahotsav

Darjeeling:22/2/21; Union Minister of State for Culture & Tourism  (Independent Charge) Shri Prahlad Singh Patel inaugurated the three days Rashtriya Sanskriti Mahotsav at Raj Bhawan in Darjeeling,West Bengal today. The festival is being held from 22nd February to 24th February. On this occasion Member of Parliament, Darjeeling Shri. RajuBista was also present. The Governor of West Bengal, Shri Jagdeep Dhankhar ...

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PM inaugurates several railway projects in West Bengal

West Bengal:22/2/21: Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi today inaugurated the extension of Metro Railway from Noapara to Dakshineswar in West Bengal and flagged off the first service on this stretch. He also inaugurated the third line between Kalaikunda and Jhargram. Shri Modi dedicated to the nation the doubling of Azimganj to Khargraghat Road section of Eastern Railway. He dedicated to ...

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India’s Cumulative Vaccination coverage has crossed 1.11 crore

Newdelhi:22/2/21;India has registered a record in the number of COVID-19 cumulative tests. It has crossed the 21.15 crore (21,15,51,746) tests.6,20,216 tests were conducted in the last 24 hours. Progressive countrywide expansion in testing infrastructure has played a crucial role in the steep rise of testing numbers. With 2393 testing labs in the country including 1,220 Government laboratories and 1,173 Private laboratories, the daily testing capacity has got a substantial ...

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Shri Pravas Kumar Singh takes oath as Member CERC in presence of Power Minister R.K.Singh

Newdelhi:22/2/21:Shri R. K. Singh, Minister of State for Power (I/C) administered the Oath of Office and Secrecy to Shri Pravas Kumar Singh, Member, Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) here today. Shri Pravas Kumar Singh was appointed Member of CERC vide Order dated 16.12.2020. He holds LLB Degree. He has worked as Member (legal) in Jharkhand SERC till he was appointed ...

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PM inaugurates important Oil & Gas projects and Engineering Colleges in Assam

Assam:22/2/21:Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi dedicated to the nation INDMAX Unit at Indian Oil’s Bongaigaon Refinery, Oil India Limited’s Secondary Tank Farm at Madhuban, Dibrugarh and a Gas Compressor Station at Hebeda Village, Makum, Tinsukia remotely from Dhemaji in Assam today. He also inaugurated the Dhemaji Engineering College and laid the foundation stone for Sualkuchi Engineering College in Assam. Governor ...

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Emphasis is being given to enhance manufacturing capacity in defence sector: Narendra Modi

Newdelhi:22/2/21:The Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi addressed the webinar on effective implementation of the Union Budget provisions in the defence sector today. In his address, the Prime Minister said that the webinar assumes great significance as it is focusing on the important issue of making the country’s defence sector self-reliant. Shri Narendra Modi said that there used to be hundreds ...

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Vice President points to the cascading effect of genetic disorders on the economy

Hyderabad:20/2/21:The Vice President, Shri M Venkaiah Naidu today called upon the people, particularly the youth, to adopt healthy lifestyle and avoid sedentary living and junk food in view of the growing incidence of non-communicable diseases in the country. Addressing the scientists of Centre for DNA Fingerprinting and Diagnostics after visiting its facilities in Hyderabad, he said that a few years ago, ...

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EPFO adds 12.54 lakh net subscribers in December, 2020

Newdelhi:20/2/21:The provisional payroll data of EPFO published on 20th February 2021 highlights a positive trend for net subscribers base growth with the addition of 12.54 lakh subscribers in the month of December 2020. The data reflects an increase of 44 % in net subscribers addition over the previous month of November 2020. A year-on-year comparison of payroll data shows 24% growth for December ...

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Kiran Bedi has been removed as the Lieutenant Governor of Puducherry

New Delhi:16/2/21: Kiran Bedi has been removed as the Lieutenant Governor of Puducherry, a Rashtrapati Bhavan communique said on Tuesday. Telangana Governor Tamilisai Soundararajan will hold additional charge of the Union Territory, it said.“The President has directed that Dr. Kiran Bedi shall cease to hold the office of the Lieutenant-Governor of Puducherry and has appointed Dr. Tamilisai Soundararajan, Governor of Telangana, ...

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