PMO directs health ministry to provide 150 ventilators to Sardar Patel Covid Centre

PMO directs health ministry to provide 150 ventilators to Sardar Patel Covid Centre

🕔18:10, 1.May 2021

New Delhi, May 1 Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) on Saturday directed the Union health ministry to provide 150 ventilators to Sardar Patel Covid Care Centre (SPCCC) at city’s south Delhi-based Chhatarpur area. The facility was provided following request of Indo

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Oxygen Expresses to deliver a record 250 MT of LMO to Delhi, Telangana, UP by tomorrow morning

Oxygen Expresses to deliver a record 250 MT of LMO to Delhi, Telangana, UP by tomorrow morning

🕔18:07, 1.May 2021

Delhi set to receive its 2nd Oxygen Express with 120 MT Liquid Oxygen in tomorrow evening  Haryana receives 79 tonnes today  Indian Railway delivers cumulative 813 MT of Liquid Oxygen till date   New Delhi, 1st May, 2021  Accelerating its pace of delivering liquid medical

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First consignment of Sputnik arrives in India

First consignment of Sputnik arrives in India

🕔18:03, 1.May 2021

Hyderabad, May 1  First batch of Russian vaccine for Covid-19, Sputnik V, arrived in Hyderabad on Saturday. A special cargo flight carrying the first consignment landed at Rajiv Gandhi International Airport. It was immediately not clear how many doses have

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Government constitutes 7-member panel to monitor Vedanta oxygen plant

Government constitutes 7-member panel to monitor Vedanta oxygen plant

🕔18:02, 1.May 2021

Chennai, May 1 The Tamil Nadu government has constituted a seven member panel to monitor the Vedanta oxygen plant at Tuticorin as per the orders of the Supreme Court to supervise the entire production of oxygen at Vedanta’s Sterlite plant. The

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Vaccination for 18-44 age group in Delhi from May 3: Kejriwal

Vaccination for 18-44 age group in Delhi from May 3: Kejriwal

🕔18:00, 1.May 2021

New Delhi, May 1  Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said on Saturday that Covid vaccination for citizens in the age group of 18-44 year will commence in the national capital from Mar 3. While the third phase of the nationwide

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RIL’s swift steps make it largest producer of medical Oxygen

RIL’s swift steps make it largest producer of medical Oxygen

🕔17:52, 1.May 2021

Mumbai, May 1  As India grapples with an unprecedented new wave of the Covid Pandemic, Reliance Industries has scaled up production of medical grade liquid oxygen, becoming country’s largest producer of this life-saving resource from a single location in just

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Govt targets road construction worth Rs 15 lakh crore in next 2 years

Govt targets road construction worth Rs 15 lakh crore in next 2 years

🕔17:49, 1.May 2021

New Delhi, May 1  The Centre is giving utmost priority to the development of infrastructure and has set a target of road construction worth Rs 15 lakh crore in the next two years. Union Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin

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B’luru civic body allows RWAs, NGOs to set up Covid care centres

B’luru civic body allows RWAs, NGOs to set up Covid care centres

🕔17:48, 1.May 2021

Bengaluru, May 1  With Bengaluru emerging as an epicentre of Covid-19 cases in Karnataka for the last one year, the city’s civic body has recently allowed all the non-governmental organisations (NGOs), corporates, resident welfare associations (RWAs) and other apartment complexes

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Centre allocates 25 MT oxygen to Haryana

Centre allocates 25 MT oxygen to Haryana

🕔17:44, 1.May 2021

Chandigarh, May 1  The central government has allocated 25 metric tonnes (MT) additional quota to Haryana at the request of Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar, an officials statement said on Saturday. With the supply from the Linde oxygen plant in

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More than 79L doses available with states, UTs

More than 79L doses available with states, UTs

🕔17:43, 1.May 2021

New Delhi, May 1  On the first day of third phase of Covid vaccination, the Union Ministry Health and Family Welfare on Saturday said that more than 79 lakh vaccine doses are still available with the states and Union Territories

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Maruti Suzuki reports sales of 159,691 units in April

Maruti Suzuki reports sales of 159,691 units in April

🕔17:42, 1.May 2021

New Delhi, May 1  Automobile major Maruti Suzuki India on Saturday reported a total sales of 159,691 units in April 2021. According to the company, total sales in the month include domestic sales of 137,151 units, sales to other OEMs

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April GST collection sets new record, surges over Rs 1.41L cr

April GST collection sets new record, surges over Rs 1.41L cr

🕔17:29, 1.May 2021

New Delhi, May 1  India’s gross GST revenue collection reached a new record high of over Rs 1.41 lakh crore in April 2021, beating all expectations of lower collections in wake disruptions clauses by fresh wave of Covid-19. Accordingly, the

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Govt further extends tax compliance timelines amid pandemic

Govt further extends tax compliance timelines amid pandemic

🕔17:13, 1.May 2021

New Delhi, May 1  In view of the severe Covid-19 pandemic and requests put forward by taxpayers, tax consultants and other stakeholders, the government has decided to provide further relief to taxpayers by extending various time limits of compliances. Accordingly,

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Sanjay Kumar Mohanty takes over the charge of new Member (Operations & Business Development) Railway Board, Ministry of Railways

Sanjay Kumar Mohanty takes over the charge of new Member (Operations & Business Development) Railway Board, Ministry of Railways

🕔16:57, 1.May 2021

Sanjay Kumar Mohanty has taken over the charge of new Member (Operations & Business Development) Railway Board (Ministry of Railways) and Ex. Officio Secretary to the Government of India today i.e. 01/05/2021. Mohanty was General Manager, South Eastern Railway prior

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Railway mobilises Additional Covid Care Coaches for use in States of Madhya Pradesh and Maharashtra

Railway mobilises Additional Covid Care Coaches for use in States of Madhya Pradesh and Maharashtra

🕔16:54, 1.May 2021

Isolation Coaches to be deployed for Jabalpur  Isolation Coaches also shifted from Nandrubar to Palghar to meet exigencies  191 Isolation Coaches in use in different parts of India now  As on date 2929 free beds available in these Isolation Coaches 

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SAIL to set up additional 2500 beds with use of gaseous oxygen facilities

SAIL to set up additional 2500 beds with use of gaseous oxygen facilities

🕔16:52, 1.May 2021

New Delhi, 01st May, 2021: Responding to the call of Prime Minister, Narendra Modi and under the guidance of Shri Dharmendra Pradhan, Hon’ble Union Minister of P & NG and Steel, Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL) is planning to

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Petrol, diesel prices remain static for 17 days in a row

Petrol, diesel prices remain static for 17 days in a row

🕔13:50, 1.May 2021

New Delhi, May 1  Fuel prices in the country remained unchanged on Saturday as oil marketing companies decided to wait and watch the situation prevailing in global oil markets before before restarting daily revision of petrol and diesel prices. Sources

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How SARS-CoV-2 affects lungs

How SARS-CoV-2 affects lungs

🕔11:26, 1.May 2021

New York, May 01  A team of US researchers has conducted a novel cell study that reveals mechanisms which result in lethal Covid-19, and may explain long-term complications and show how Covid-19 differs from other infectious diseases. In patients who

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Former acting secretary of state appointed to head US embassy in New Delhi

Former acting secretary of state appointed to head US embassy in New Delhi

🕔11:26, 1.May 2021

New York, May 1 (IANS) A former acting secretary of state, Daniel Smith, has been appointed as the head of US embassy in New Delhi, which has been without an Ambassador after Kenneth Juster left the post in January, according to

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Airlines intensify cargo ops to bring in essential supplies

Airlines intensify cargo ops to bring in essential supplies

🕔11:24, 1.May 2021

New Delhi, May 01  To ease the availability of key medical equipment and medicines, domestic airlines have increased their cargo hauling operations to ferry essential items. SpiceXpress, the air cargo arm of SpiceJet, airlifted 1,100 oxygen concentrators from Singapore to

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