India has clocked over 158 crore vaccines – first, second and precaution doses taken together — until January 18, at a ratio of 954 women for every 1,000 men. Overall, this is higher than the sex ratio (933) as per the last Census but it’s the top metros that show a gender gap in vaccination. Until January 18, Mumbai saw 1.10 crore men getting vaccinated against 76.98 lakh women, a ratio of 694 women for every 1,000 men. This is sharply lower than the city’s Census sex ratio of 832. Similar is the disparity in Delhi: 1.64 crore men got vaccinated compared to 1.22 crore among women over the last one year — a ratio of 742 women every 1,000 men. As per the last Census, the sex ratio in Delhi is 868.
🔴 A total of 71 species of waterbirds were counted on Tuesday, while the bird population was estimated to be 10,592. Last year, as many as 81 species of waterbirds were recorded at the jheel, along with a significantly higher number of birds at 27,673.
🔴 The move comes after Railway Board Member (Infrastructure) Sanjeev Mittal ordered all zonal railways to remove encroachers by conducting eviction proceedings.
The arrested leaders were Tapas Maiti, district president of INTTUC in Tamluk, Sanjay Bandyopadhyay, Soumen Nag and Sheikh Maidul Islam. The last three are observers of the INTTUC in Haldia.
🔴 SKAO is the proposed largest radio telescope that is expected to become operational by early 2030s.
🔴 As per fresh reports received from all the field units in Punjab, only 7 criminal cases are presently are pending for investigation against MPs and MLAs (sitting and former) in Punjab.
🔴 Gujarat continues to see a surge, reporting a fresh high of 20,966 new cases and 12 fatalities even as Patel indicated that the state was only approaching its peak, according to the government’s assessment.
🔴 During interrogation, Shrinath told the police that he and his accomplice had been conducting a recce in the area for some time and found Awasthi’s house locked for a long time.
Chennai accounted for the majority of the new infections with 8,007 followed by Coimbatore 3,082 and Chengalpet 2,194 while the rest were spread across other districts.
State education minister Sabita Indra Reddy told The Indian Express that over the next couple of years, over 26,000 government primary and secondary schools will be converted into English medium institutions.
Capital Bengaluru alone recorded 24,135 fresh coronavirus infections along with five deaths.
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The institute has taken this decision in view of the fact that for the last two years due to the pandemic, many universities were unable to conduct exams