Experts say, much more thought and planning should have gone in both timing and sustaining the exports. This coupled with not placing advance purchase orders to build stock and not allowing liquidity for manufacturers to increase capacity has now strained supplies. “Of course, exporting vaccines to those who paid for it and need it was a commercial and moral obligation. But we should have planned this a lot better so that both domestic supply and exports could be sustained at an optimal level,” said virologist Shahid Jameel. By December 2020, Serum Institute of India (SII) had offered 10 crore shots at a discounted rate for domestic use but the government dithered on pre-booking further stocks even after setting a national target to vaccinate a vulnerable population of 30 crore by July 2021.
The Western Disturbance, which is a weather pattern associated with non-monsoon showers in northwest India, is also likely to bring a spell of light rain to Delhi from Wednesday to Saturday.
The move came after the Opposition termed the committee an “eyewash”. Additional powers have been granted to the one-man committee of Justice (retd) K U Chandiwal under the provisions of the Commission of Inquiry Act, 1952.
“My fight would continue as a soldier of BJP to restore democracy in the state. I would request everyone to put concoctions and conjectures to rest. I am resolute in my political path,” Roy tweeted on Saturday.
The money was stolen from the house of Ajit Rajhans (31), a resident of Mahin-dra Antheia society in Pimpri on April 28.
The accused is a resident of Beriya village at Mahotari in Nepal and was presently residing at Dappar.
Called the "Vedalakshana Panchgavya Ayurved Covid isolation centre", it is currently treating seven Covid-19 patients from the village in Deesa taluka.
Police said the clash took place between family members and associates of winning Pradhan Anuradha Singh and his unsuccessful rival Seema Pal.
Interestingly, a few strong portfolios have been given to leaders who were sacked and sidelined in AIADMK by erstwhile Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalitha and the EPS-OPS duo. A look at some of these entrants in Stalin’s cabinet.
The Navy has agreed to extend technical assistance to the state government in maintaining oxygen plants. It has also agreed to transport 25 cryogenic oxygen cylinders, which are coming to the state from Singapore, Thailand and Malaysia.
On May 4, the government had imposed a ‘close down’ across the state till May 12. However, the number of Covid-19 cases and related fatalities continued to rise.
Windows 10X, Microsoft’s ambitious operating system, has been reportedly canceled. Instead, it will focus on an upcoming redesign for Windows 10.
Mother’s Day 2021 Google Doodle: Illustrated by Olivia When today’s Google doodle is a heartfelt dedication to all the mothers who love unconditionally.
The CSEET examination will be conducted in a computer-based MCQ-type question pattern. There will be 140 questions in the paper and the total marks will be 200.
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