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Congress to hold online campaign to demand Rs 10,000 each for families outside income tax bracket

New Delhi [India], May 25 (ANI): The Congress party is set to hold an online campaign on May 28 to demand a direct cash transfer of Rs 10,000 to all the families outside the income tax bracket.

Relief to poor families during lockdown, 75 per cent distribution of food grains under PMGKAY completed in Bathinda

The distribution of 75 per cent wheat and 70 per cent pulses has been completed under the Prime Minister's Garib Kalyan Ann Yojna (PMGKAY) to provide relief to the poor families during the Covid Lockdown in Bathinda district.

Hindrise NGO serves 2 lakh plus migrants in Delhi NCR, distributes free masks, groceries

New Delhi [India], May 25 (NewsVoir/ANI): In a goodwill gesture during the tough times, Hindrise Social Welfare Foundation NGO have come forward to provide food, free face masks, grocery items to daily wage earners, children, homeless and other people affected by the curfew imposed in Noida and Delhi-NCR.

In communal harmony message on Eid, people of Alappuzha collect money for surgery of 36-year-old man
Alappuzha (Kerala) [India], May 25 (ANI): In an act of kindness on Eid-ul-Fitr, people from all religions of Vattayal in Alappuzha district united to collect money for the surgery of 36-year-old Mohammed Rafi, whose both kidneys failed, thereby sending a message of communal harmony.
On Capt Amarinder Singh's directive, return of over 3,95,000 migrants already facilitated through special trains with 300th train leaving from Patiala today

 With 300th Train leaving from Patiala today, Punjab Government on the directives of Captain Amarinder Singh has already facilitated return of more than 3,95,000 migrant workers to their home states.

On CM’s direction administration completes 85% distribution of free wheat and pulses under PNGKAY

 Providing a major succor to needy people during the curfew/ lockdown period in wake of Covid 19 pandemic, the Punjab government led by Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has covered more than 85% of the 2.41 lakh smart card holder families in the district by distributing them free wheat and pulses for three months, in single go, through the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Ann Yojna (PMGKAY). 

NAREDCO requests UP govt to rehabilitate migrant labourers returning from other States

Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], May 24 (ANI): The National Real Estate Development Council (NAREDCO) on Sunday wrote to Uttar Pradesh government requesting for the rehabilitation of migrant labourers returning from other States.

Migrants cannot be blamed for surge in COVID-19 cases: Mayawati
New Delhi [India], May 24 (ANI): BSP supremo Mayawati on Sunday said that migrant workers cannot be blamed for a surge in COVID-19 cases as the Central and state governments have failed them on every front due to their "inefficiency" to tackle the coronavirus crisis.
COVID-19: Doctors at Delhi's RML hospital protest against Centre's move to cancel 14-day quarantine
New Delhi [India], May 24 (ANI): A group of resident doctors at Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital in the national capital on Saturday organised a candlelight vigil outside their hostel to protest against the government's decision to stop putting them under 14-day quarantine at dedicated facilities after finishing their duty at COVID-19 ward.
South Western Railway ferries 1.9 lakh passengers in Shramik special trains
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], May 24 (ANI): The South Western Railway (SWR) has run 135 Shramik special trains carrying 1.90 lakh migrant workers, students and families, to return to their home towns in different parts of the country after the relaxation of lockdown norms, it said in a statement.
Shiv Sena MP writes to DM, demands free COVID-19 test for Thane prison police staff

Thane (Maharashtra) [India], May 24 (ANI): Shiv Sena Member of Parliament from Thane Rajan Vichare has written a letter to District Magistrate Rajesh Narvekar urging for police staff at Thane prison to be provided the facility of free COVID-19 test.

DGP sanctions Rs 1.90 crore special welfare relief for NoKs of personnel who died in harness
Jammu (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], May 24 (ANI): Director General of Police Dilbag Singh on Saturday sanctioned Rs 1.90 crore as Special Welfare Relief in favour of dependents and legal heirs of ten Police personnel who passed away in harness.
Happy that almost 50 PC migrant workers opted to stay back: Punjab CM
Chandigarh (Punjab) [India], May 24 (ANI): Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has said that close to 50 per cent migrant labourers have opted to stay back and he was 'equally happy' that they did so.
MP Manish Tewari meets DC SAS Nagar

“Beating Corona Virus from hundred patients  to naught is a commendable journey”, said Member Parliament Manish Tewari while felicitating Deputy Commissioner Girish Dayalan on steering the district towards Corona free status.

ITC Fortune Avenue Hotel, Jalandhar is all set to welcome NRI guests for quarantine

Fortune Avenue Jalandhar, a premier hotel in the city, announced its intent to provide paid quarantine facility to guests arriving from overseas under the Vande Bharat Mission.

VHP delegation meets Haryana CM over 'anti-Hindu activities in Mewat'
New Delhi [India], May 23 (ANI): A high-level delegation of Vishva Hindu Parishad (VHP) along with various social and religious organisations of Haryana, led by VHP central Joint General Secretary, Surendra Jain, met Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Friday in connection with the "anti-national and anti-Hindu activities in Mewat."
How to rein domestic violence: A lockdown plight

In the wake of Covid-19 ravaging the economy, the country inhabiting more than 1.35 Crores people is simultaneously facing a social crisis. Movement restrictions aimed to stop the spread of the coronavirus during the nationwide lockdown have escalated the incidents of atrocities against women at home more frequent, more severe and more dangerous. This is primarily due to orthodox setup of families, unemployment and lost of income.

Food or water? Coronavirus adds to dilemma of parched Rajasthani villagers
Barmer (Rajasthan) [India], May 23 (ANI): One of the most effective way to defeat COVID-19 virus, as suggested by health experts, is to maintain personal hygiene and washing hands frequently using soap. In a country like India, which was ranked 13 on Aqueduct's list of "extremely highly" water stressed countries in 2019, one can only imagine the challenges that will pop up in the coming summer months.
Javed Akhtar, Shabana Azmi condole victims of Amphan, PIA crash
New Delhi [India], May 23 (ANI): Expressing grief over two recent tragedies- Cyclone Amphan and Pakistani jet crash, lyricist Javed Akhtar and wife Shabana Azmi extended condolences to the families of victims.
J-K to notify 10,000 posts for recruitment
Jammu (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], May 23 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir administration on Friday said that it is set to notify 10,000 posts for accelerated recruitment of domiciles.