Audio briefing:- CS Ashwani briefed about outcome of VC of Cabinet Secretary with States/UTs. Due to dispersal of migrant workers to home towns/villages,the ‘positive cases’ load is increasing in many states & hence vigorous contact tracing was advised, besides other briefings.
Supreme Court issued interim directions to the Centre, states and UTs to take immediate steps to improve the condition of #MigrantWorkers during the pandemic. @vikramchandra explains SC orders on migrant crisis, other top stories
‘I’M UP FOR A CHALLENGE’: Felix Auger-Aliassime signs up for new UTS league
Modi govt has approved Lockdown 4.0 till 31st May with major relaxations. It’s a big step towards returning to normalcy while taking adequate precautions to contain the spread of COVID. State govts/UTs are empowered to delineate zones basis their assessment. #IndiaFightsCorona
Union Health Secry Preeti Sudan writes to Chief Secys of all states/UTs, designating dists across all states/UTs as Red, Orange & Green Zones. Since recovery rates have gone up, distritcs are now being designated across various zones duly broad-basing the criteria: Preeti Sudan
Geared up to Tackle COVID-19 ⛑️: In line with PM @narendramodi ji's determination to provide healthcare in every corner of the nation, Special Isolation Coaches prepared by Railways will be placed at 215 Railway Stations across 23 states & UTs for use as COVID-19 Care Centres 🛏️
#WATCH Out of total 14378 cases, 4291 (29.8%) cases are related to Nizamuddin Markaz cluster from single source&affected 23 States&UTs. 84% cases in TN, 63% cases in Delhi, 79% cases in Telangana, 59% cases in UP & 61% in Andhra Pradesh are related to the event: Health Ministry
Guidelines for conditional permission given to selected services and activities w.e.f. 20 April during Lockdown 2.0. All states/UTs/District administrations must make preparatory arrangements to ensure that mandatory SOPs are adhered to. Read full at
MHA writes to all States & UTs to trace Rohingyas after it was reported that they attended religious congregations of Tablighi Jamaat&there is a possibility of their contracting COVID-19. MHA has given locations in New Delhi, J&K, Punjab and Haryana where Rohingyas are living.
MEA: We expect other countries to respect India's sovereignty&territorial integrity.China continues to be in occupation of a large tract of area in UTs of J-K,& Ladakh. It has illegally acquired Indian territories from PoK under so called China-Pakistan boundary agreement of 1963
This document is pertaining to case no. 3236/2009 in the Gauhati HC. It says that procedure of detention & deportation followed by States/UTs is in line with instructions issued by Home Ministry vide letter No. 14011/55/09 dated 23 Nov, 2009 (UPA Govt): Dr. @sambitswaraj
In Lucknow, attended a programme to mark three years of key Government projects relating to urban development. Had a delightful interaction with beneficiaries of PMAY (U) from various states and UTs. Here is my speech at the programme in Lucknow.