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Anil Vij


Anil Vij tests positive, days after taking trial Covid-19 vaccine shot

December 05, 2020 5:17 pm

Anil Vij had volunteered to participate in the Covaxin vaccine’s human phase trials, in which over 25,000 persons were administered trial doses. Earlier this week, he met Haryana CM ML Khattar and Yoga guru Baba Ramdev.

Haryana again shuts down all schools till November 30

November 20, 2020 9:00 pm

Till Thursday evening, over 300 school students were found positive across various districts of Haryana.

Want to speed up vaccine trial: Covaxin volunteer Anil Vij

November 20, 2020 4:57 pm

Haryana health minister Anil Vij is the first volunteer in the state for the third phase trial of the potential coronavirus vaccine.

Haryana Minister Anil Vij to take Covaxin trial dose today, Edu min hints at shutting down schools

November 19, 2020 11:23 pm

Among all the vaccine candidates, Bharat Biotech's Covaxin is the only one which is undergoing Phase III trials. The Phase III trials will involve 26,000 volunteers across India and will be conducted in partnership with ICMR.

Haryana home minister chairs meet to enact law on love jihad

November 18, 2020 1:58 am

It was the first meeting of the home department on the issue of enacting a law to deal with cases pertaining to love jihad in Haryana.

Haryana forms SIT to probe spurious liquor deaths

November 09, 2020 5:19 am

“The SIT is empowered to co-opt any such officer. It may be IPS or HPS, and seek assistance from them. The SIT will also look into all the complaints received in this regard and take measures to check illegal sale of liquor in the state,” Haryana Home Minister Anil Vij said.

Oppn demands CBI probe into liquor smuggling scam, mocks Vij over his tough image

November 06, 2020 11:13 pm

Demanding a CBI probe, INLD's Abhay Chautala slammed the ruling government and also raised questions that why CM Manohar Lal Khattar constituted an SIT while Anil Vij had initially recommended an SIT to probe the liquor smuggling scandal.

Have sought info from Himachal on their law against love jihad: Haryana minister tells assembly

November 06, 2020 8:46 pm

Haryana Home Minister Anil Vij reiterating that the state government is considering a law against "love jihad" and has sought information from Himachal Pradesh, which had passed a bill on the issue.

Women, senior citizens, children protest against ‘witch hunt’, want audience with Vij

November 06, 2020 11:56 am

On Tuesday, 14 villagers were arrested after a clash had broken out between hundreds of villagers protesting against licensed mining at the Rattewali village of Barwala and district police. Villagers have called the police crackdown a “witch hunt”.

After Uttar Pradesh, Haryana hints at law against 'love jihad'

November 01, 2020 10:03 pm

"Both the Centre and the state government are taking the love jihad issue very seriously... legal provisions are being contemplated so that the guilty cannot escape and no innocent person is punished," Khattar said.


Haryana ministers criticise Krishna Kumar Bedi for abusing engineer

February 16, 2016 10:42 am

Chandigarh/ New Delhi, Feb 16 (ANI): Reacting over Haryana Minister Krishna Kumar Bedi allegedly abusing an engineer, Haryana Finance Minister Captain Abhimanyu on Monday said no one has the right to use abusive words for his workers or collogues. He added that even he makes sure that he never uses such kind of language. Echoing similar sentiments, Haryana Health Minister Anil Vij said people should mind their language before speaking to their workers. He also said that he can understand that Bedi might be disappointed over something, but he should have controlled his language before talking to anyone.

Haryana CM Khattar backs Vij's beef remark

February 10, 2016 11:38 am

Chennai, Feb 10 (ANI): Supporting the Haryana's Health Minister Anil Vij statement on beef, Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Wednesday said there should be no controversy on Vij's remark, as they already have an act banning beef in the state. Totally agreeing with Vij's statement, he said that no beef in Haryana. Anil Vij on Wednesday stroked a fresh row saying those who cannot live without eating beef should not visit the state where stringent cow protection law is in place.