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Jharkhand today reports 2,015 new COVID cases, 3,814 recoveries and 9 deaths. Active cases: 23,770.
BJP to send its Punjab unit chief Ashwani Kumar Sharma from Pathankot.
Maharashtra reports 48,270 new COVID-19 cases, 42,391 recoveries and 52 deaths in the past 24 hours. Active cases 2,64,388. To date, a total of 2,343 patients infected with #OmicronVariant have been reported in the state.
J&K reports 5720 new #COVID19 cases, 1877 recoveries and 5 deaths in the last 24 hours. Active cases 34,882.
Kerala reports 41,668 new cases of COVID-19, 17,053 recoveries and 33 deaths in the past 24 hours. Under new guidelines from the central government, 73 deaths have been added to the covid death list. Active Affairs 2.23.548: State Government.
Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel writes PM Narendra Modi against the draft amendment of the IAS framework rules by the Centre.
Kerala Supreme Court banned gatherings of more than 50 people in Kasargod district for a week. The court has issued the preliminary injunction on a plea against the withdrawal of the Kasargod District Collector’s injunction imposing restrictions in the wake of COVID-19.
Hotels and restaurants are allowed to have home delivery 24 hours a day.
The Chief Minister said that 12 towns of Surendranagar, Dhrangradhra, Morbi, Wankaner, Dhoraji, Gondal, Jetpur, Kalawad, Godhra, Vijalpore, Navsari, Bilimora, Vyarav, Vyapar have curfews from 10pm to 6am every night from January 22 to January 29.
A curfew is currently in effect in Ahmedabad, Vadodara, Surat, Rajkot, Jamnagar, Junagadh, Bhavnagar and Gandhinagar, in addition to Anand and Nadiad.
In addition to 8 major cities and two towns in the state, a curfew will be introduced in 17 other cities: Gujarat CM Bhupendra Patel.
Gujarat reports 21,225 new cases of Covid-19, 9,254 recoveries and 16 deaths in the past 24 hours. Active cases 10,215.
UK reports 95,787 new Covid-19 cases, 288 deaths.
South Africa defeated India by 7 wickets; an unassailable 2-0 lead in the series of three games.
Haryana reports 9655 new Covid-19 cases, 9247 recoveries and 12 deaths in the past 24 hours. Active cases 62,016.
The decision to close the schools is made in order to keep the schools as a unit. If any Covid-19 positivity enters a school, the school must be closed: Karnataka Primary & Secondary Education Minister BC Nagesh.
Chhattisgarh reports 5,029 new COVID-19 cases, 193 recoveries and 8 deaths in the past 24 hours. Active cases 30,756.
Doordarshan Kendra covers all 7 phases and broadcasts for 16 days from February 5 to March 5, B/W 1pm and 3pm. Likewise, there will be a 14 day broadcast on Akashvani done in 2 shifts from 10am to 11am and from 5:30pm to 7:10pm: Additional Chief Electoral Officer Dr. BDR Tiwari.
In this airtime, TMC was allocated 90 minutes, BSP 307, BJP 478, CPI 92, CPI(M) 90, Congress 151, NCP 90, NPP 90, RLD 107 & SP were allocated 303 minutes, in both Doordarshan and Akashvani, separately: Additional Chief Electoral Officer Dr Brahm Dev Ram Tiwari.
A draw to determine the timing of political party campaigns on Doordarshan and Akashvani was held today, ahead of the 2022 UP assembly elections. All political parties were given a total of 1,798 minutes to broadcast: Addl Chief Electoral Officer, Dr. Brahm Dev Ram Tiwari .
A team from NCB Mumbai today seized 3,950 grams of ephedrine hidden in women’s clothing in Andheri (E), Mumbai. The shipment was from Pune and was destined for Australia. NCB Mumbai has registered the case. Further investigation is underway: Bureau of Narcotics.
It is also clarified that although the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare will investigate the content of the news, the allegation is not correct on the face of it, as Co-WIN does not provide the address of the person, nor the RT- Collect PCR test results for COVID. -19 vaccination: Govt of India.
There have been several media reports claiming that the data stored in the Co-WIN portal has been leaked online. It is clarified that no data has been leaked from the Co-WIN portal and that residents’ entire data is safe and secure on this digital platform: Government of India.
Mumbai reports 5008 new COVID-19 cases, 12,913 recoveries and 12 deaths in the past 24 hours. Active cases 14,178.
Regarding CoWIN data breach – We are getting the matter investigated. On the surface, however, the alleged leak appears to be unrelated to Co-WIN as we do not collect information on the address or COVID-19 status of beneficiaries: Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.
Jio Platforms’ consolidated gross sales for the quarter were Rs 24,176 crore ($3.3 billion), up 13.8% year over year (adjusted for IUC): Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) on Q3 FY22 results.
Reliance posts record consolidated revenue of Rs 209,823 crore ($28.2 billion), up 52.2% YoY: Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) on Q3 FY22 results.
Mumbai reports 5,008 new COVID-19 cases, 700 fewer than the previous day, and 12 new fatalities: BMC bulletin.
PM will communicate with the winners of Pradhan Mantri Rashtriya Bal Puraskar via video conference on January 24. Union Minister for Women and Child Development Smriti Zubin Irani & MoS Dr. Munjpara Mahendrabhai will also attend the occasion: Ministry of Women and Child Development.
The Union’s health minister and health ministers of the polling states will meet with the election commission tomorrow at 12:30 p.m.: Sources.
Karnataka reports 48,049 new Covid-19 cases, 18,115 recoveries and 22 deaths in the past 24 hours. Active cases 3.23.143. Positivity rate 19.23%.
West Bengal registers 9,154 new cases
West Bengal registered 9,154 new cases and 35 deaths. The Covid-19 positivity rate stands at 12.58 percent.
Delhi reports 10,756 new cases of Covid-19, 17,494 recoveries and 38 deaths in the past 24 hours. Active cases 61,954. Cumulative positivity rate 5.16%.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will communicate via video conference with DMs from different districts tomorrow, January 22. He will receive immediate feedback on the progress and current status of implementation of government schemes and programs in the districts: PMO.
Instead of the existing limit of 4 members, 6 members can now be registered with one mobile number on Co-WIN: Government of India.
The weekend clock set in the State from Friday 10 p.m. to Monday 5 a.m. is hereby revoked. The curfew will remain in effect on all days from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. across the state, under existing guidelines. All other restrictions remain: the government of Karnataka.
BJP publishes its second list of candidates for the upcoming elections in Uttar Pradesh. 85 names announced in the second list. Aditi Singh, who recently left Congress to join the BJP, to fight Rae Bareli.
Lieutenant General JBS Yadava (Retd) joined BJP in 2019.
Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) publishes its fifth candidate list for Goa elections.
They are YouTube channels with a subscriber base of 1.20 cr, 130 crore views. Now that this process has begun, I am sure that more and more such channels will be blocked. Our intelligence services are at work. We also look forward to your support: Apurva Chandra, I&B Ministry Secy.
The common factor among all these accounts was that they operate out of Pakistan and spread fake anti-India news and other content: Vikram Sahay, Joint Secretary (P&A), Ministry of Information and Broadcasting.
Yesterday on January 20, based on new intelligence received from the ministry, we issued instructions to block 35 YouTube channels, 2 Twitter accounts, 2 Instagram accounts, 2 websites and a Facebook account: Vikram Sahay, Joint Secretary (P&A), IB Ministry
India ends at 287/6 in the first innings against South Africa (Rishabh Pant 85, KL Rahul 55, Tabraiz Shamsi 2-57).
BJP publishes first list of 34 candidates for Punjab Elections 2022.
BJP publishes first list of 34 candidates for #PunjabElections2022 https://t.co/yLrjCfjvE5
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