June 24, 2020 7:46 am
Indian firms, including those which have got orders for supplying ventilators under PM-CARES fund, expressed disappointment over the quality of components being supplied by a top component manufacturer.
May 13, 2020 11:32 pm
Out of Rs 3,100 crore, a sum of approximately Rs 2,000 crore will be earmarked for the purchase of ventilators, Rs 1,000 crore will be used for care of migrant labourers and Rs100 crore will be given to support vaccine development.
April 17, 2020 8:20 pm
While hearing the bail plea, the petitioners' counsel had submitted that they shall "abide by any condition that may be put by this court including any contribution in the PM-CARES Fund." The court then ordered Rs 35,000 each to be deposited in the PM-CARES Fund.
April 17, 2020 8:30 am
Former marine commando Praveen Teotia suffered multiple injuries during an operation in 2008 but went on to become a marathon runner. He's now auctioning his medals to raise funds for the battle against COVID-19.
April 08, 2020 4:17 pm
The letter also stated that there is no provision to collect donations from residents for internal use for provision of PPEs and other facilities to equip healthcare workers.
April 01, 2020 12:33 am
The Ordinance, which got presidential assent Tuesday, also amended the provisions of the Income-tax Act to provide the same tax treatment to the PM-CARES Fund as available to the Prime Minister’s National Relief Fund.