The State Election Commissioner, Punjab, Jagpal Singh Sandhu, here today announced the schedule for Elections/Bye Election of 08 Municipal Corporations and 109 Municipal Councils and Nagar Panchayats.
In the presence of Chief Minister Vijay Rupani and Deputy Chief Minister Nitin Patel in Gujarat, Covid-19 Vaccination campaign was launched today in Ahmedabad's Civil Hospital.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday launched the world's largest vaccination campaign and congratulated the scientists of India on this achievement.
Mahesh Sharma, a trained MBBS doctor and an MP from Gautam Buddh Nagar district in Uttar Pradesh will be administered the vaccine at Kailash Hospital in Noida, which is also among the six selected centres for the vaccination drive in the district on Saturday.
India will start its vaccination drive with vaccines developed by Oxford University- AstraZeneca produced locally by Serum Institute and indigenous vaccine of Bharat Biotech advanced in collaboration with Indian Council of Medical Research and National Institute of Virology.
As per the Kashmir weather, department, the minimum temperature in Srinagar marked slight improvement from the previous night’s minus 8.4 degrees Celsius to settle at minus 7.6 degrees Celsius.
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh reviewed the preparations for Aero India - 21 during the Apex Committee Meeting on January 15 in Bengaluru.
Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Friday condoled the sad demise of Senior Journalist Ravi Sharma Azad, who passed away after at Bhawanigarh (Sangrur) after a brief illness this morning.
Taking serious note of the withholding of degrees of SC students by private colleges and institutions owing to non-payment of fees after the closure of Post Matric Scheme for SC students by the Union Government in 2017, the Punjab Government on Friday directed all the institutions to release degrees to such students within three days.
Even as he prepared to kickstart the process of vaccination of 1.74 lakh health workers, with 40,000 to be covered every day over the next five days in the first phase, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Friday wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeking free vaccine delivery to the poor.