Prime Minister's Office
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Telephone Conversation between PM and President of the Republic of South Africa then to President of Egypt

Prime Minister’s Office Posted On: 17 APR 2020 8:56PM by PIB Delhi Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi had a telephone conversation today with H.E. Cyril Ramaphosa, President of the Republic of South Africa. The two leaders exchanged views about the domestic, regional and global challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic.  They discussed the steps being […]

Ministry of Railways
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To ensure enough availability of foodgrains for Public Distribution system ( PDS), Railways loads food grains double the amount what was done last year

Ministry of Railways More than 1500 rakes and more than 4.2 Million Tonnes of foodgrains loaded during the lockdown period from 25th March to 17th April 2020 compared to 2.31 million tonnes last year in same period Indian Railways making all efforts to ensure that farm products like foodgrains are picked up on time and […]

Ministry of Railways
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Indian Railways introduces innovative ideas and registers record landmarks freight movement during COVID-19 lockdown

Ministry of Railways Annapoorna Trains from North and Jai Kisan Special from South mark the beginning of long distance super heavy fast special Freight trains. Almost 5000 tons and more than 80 rakes long long haul loaded foodgrain trains run fast to connect the nation More than 3.2 Million Tonnes of food grains have been […]

Ministry of Civil Aviation
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274 flights operated under Lifeline Udan to transport essential medical supplies across the country

Ministry of Civil Aviation Posted On: 18 APR 2020 1:09PM by PIB Delhi ‘Lifeline Udan’ flights are being operated by MoCA to transport essential medical cargo to remote parts of the country to support India’s war against COVID-19. 274 flights have been operated under Lifeline Udan by Air India, Alliance Air, IAF and private carriers.175 of these […]

Ministry of Commerce & Industry
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Government amends the extant FDI policy for curbing opportunistic takeovers/acquisitions of Indian companies due to the current COVID-19 pandemic

Ministry of Commerce & Industry Posted On: 18 APR 2020 3:58PM by PIB Delhi The Government of India has reviewed the extant Foreign Direct Investment(FDI) policy for curbing opportunistic takeovers/acquisitions of Indian companies due to the current COVID-19 pandemic and amended para 3.1.1 of extant FDI policy as contained in Consolidated FDI Policy, 2017. Department […]

Ministry of Communication Postal Services
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Compensation of Rs.10 lakhs to all Postal employees

Ministry of Communications Posted On: 18 APR 2020 12:56PM by PIB Delhi TheDepartment of Posts comes under essential services and reiterated at   para -11 (iii) of MHA OM No. 40-3/2020-DM-I (A) dated 15.04.2020. The  Postal employees including Gramin Dak Sevaks are performing various duties  to provide customers mail delivery, Post Office Saving Bank, Postal Life Insurance, […]

Indian-American Doctor
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All existing Visas granted to Foreigners and all Incoming Passenger Traffic into India through Immigration Check Posts, except certain categories, to remain suspended till 3rd May, 2020

In the wake of continuing COVID-19 outbreak in the country, Union Ministry for Home Affairs (MHA) has decided to extend the suspension of all existing visas granted to foreigners, except to those belonging to diplomatic, official, UN/international organizations, employment and project categories, till 3rd May, 2020. MHA has further directed that all incoming passenger traffic into […]

Dr. Harsh Vardhan holds video conference with Lieutenant Governor of Delhi
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Dr. Harsh Vardhan holds video conference with Lieutenant Governor of Delhi

Dr. Harsh Vardhan holds video conference with Lieutenant Governor of Delhi, Health Minister of Delhi, Medical Superintendents of various hospitals in Delhi and health officials of Union and Delhi GovernmentUrges hospitals to attend to critical non-COVID-19 patients with equal compassion in a resolute fight against sickness Keep sufficient blood stock for transfusion by promoting voluntary […]