Unlike the big ones, micro units — which make up more than 40 per cent of the industrial landscape in Pune — have failed to see any significant recovery so far due to lack of ready credit and trained manpower.
According to officials, the updated digital platform, CoWin 2.0, was not able to verify the age of the beneficiaries, who would be eligible for the vaccine shot only if they were above 60 or above 45 comorbidities.
Maharashtra has vaccinated 11.09 lakh vaccine beneficiaries so far. After Uttar Pradesh, Gujarat, West Bengal and Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra is on the fifth spot, with the highest number of vaccinations. In Pune district, 65.2 per cent healthcare workers have been vaccinated (73,624).
Developed by Parag Narvekar, Sensartics has three levels of solutions aimed at individual farmers to an entire village. Narvekar, whose academic and professional career has seen him rubbing shoulders with scientists at IIT Bombay and NASA
Thanks to their grass root level organization and reach, FPCs, especially those in Latur, Osmanbad, and other pulses and oilseed producing districts of the state, have access to assured supply of both.
As the automobile sector witnessed good growth, orders came in for the SMEs in the Pune region who form the vast ecosystem of the region’s industrial landscape. Return of migrant workers had eased their labour pangs and production had started to touch the pre-covid times.
FPCs in Maharashtra are licensed by the state government to carry out trade outside the APMCs, but they are expected to pay cess to the market committees which ranges from 1-1.-5 percent of the transaction.
Complaints and videos of auctions for panchayat seats prompted the Election Commission on Wednesday to cancel elections to two gram panchayats — in Umrane village of Nashik and Kondamali of Nandurbar, where the auctions reportedly fetched Rs 2 crore and Rs 42 lakh respectively.
On Tuesday, the death of 214 poultry birds was reported in the state. Of these, 200 deaths were reported from Yavatmal, 11 from Amravati and three from Akola. Four crows have also died in Akola, bringing the total toll to 218.