: More than 30 crore poor people have received Rs 28,256 crore financial assistance under Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana. As part of Rs 1.70 lakh crore relief package, the government announced free foodgrains and cash doles to women and poor senior citizens and farmers to mitigate hardship faced due to the lockdown.
As per the release issued by the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC), eleven more people succumbed to the viral infection on Saturday, taking the overall death toll to 75. Three out of the eleven deaths confirmed on Saturday had occurred between April 5 and April 9. «Ten (of the 11) persons who died had co-morbidities and […]
«I support your stand that we must take firm and bold steps to contain COVID-19. But at the same time we have to ensure that the wheel of the economy keeps moving, if not at full speed, at least to the sustenance of the people,» the Chief Minister told Prime Minister Narendra Modi during a […]
Special trains for transporting perishable food items»Indian Railways has identified 67 routes (134 trains) for Parcel Special Trains since the start of the lockdown for perishable commodities including fruits, vegetables, milk and dairy products and seeds for agriculture purpose,» the agriculture ministry said in a statement.
Subscribe to Fortune’s Outbreak newsletter for a daily roundup of stories on the coronavirus and its impact on global business. While chasing his dream to play professional football after graduating college a few years prior, Mike Morales had spent a lot of time in gyms growing up before opening his own. “Coaching people to achieve […]