The Supreme Court on Saturday set up a 12-member National Task Force to formulate a methodology for the scientific allocation of oxygen to the States and UTs. The NTF will assess and make recommendations for entire country based on need for, availability and distribution of Medical Oxygen (MO), formulate and devise methodology for allocation of oxygen to States & UTs on a scientific, rational and equitable basis. Meanwhile, India recorded over 4 lakh new Covid-19 cases in the last 24 hours ending 8 am Saturday, taking the country’s total caseload to over 2.18 crore. Out of these, over 37 lakh cases are currently active while over 1.79 crore people have recovered. With 4,187 new deaths, the toll now stands at over 2.38 lakh.
Significantly, schools are supposed to be at work formulating the marks of class X students in the absence of board exams. But in government schools, this is a tough task at the moment.
The civic body’s major infrastructure works like road repairs and construction, enhancement of storm water drains and flood-mitigation works and nullah cleaning will be completed before the first week of June.
She reiterated that BJP was unable to accept the mandate of the people and inciting violence after completion of elections in Bengal.
Police suspect that theft was the motive behind the murder, but investigation is on to look into other angles.
He was pulled out of the avalanche and evacuated to Chandigarh on April 27.
In the first case, a raid was conducted at ‘Gujarat Safety’ godown premises in Sarkhej area of Ahmedabad on Friday evening.
The state reported a total of 28,076 fresh Covid cases in the past 24 hours taking the total number of active cases in the state to 2,54,118.
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.
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Together they have "been able to distribute over 22,000 meals, 55,000 rotis and 6000 home made sweets" during Covid-19, Harsh Mandavia told Humans of Bombay recently.
Late last month, Class 12 student Maleeha Zehra received an email informing her that she had bagged a $70,000 (over Rs 51 lakh) full-ride scholarship to study at the prestigious Georgetown University School of Foreign Service in Qatar.