“Many soldiers fighting the Coronavirus are not in the confines of their homes but outside their homes. These are our front line soldiers-especially our brothers and sisters on duty as nurses, doctors and paramedical staff. I spoke to some of them to express my gratitude for their service and to keep their zeal going. Their sincerity and commitment also helps… Continue reading "People need to show sympathy and cooperation with those in isolation and self-quarantine; says PM."
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To ensure an uninterrupted and seamless supply chain of goods and essential commodities in the wake of COVID-19, Indian Railways is offering its unhindered services of Parcel Trains for nationwide transportation of essential commodities and other goods required to meet the needs of citizens of the nation. Transportation of essential items like medical supplies, medical equipment, food, etc in small… Continue reading "Parcel trains are expected to be of great utility to E Commerce Companies"
Cargo Air Flights will be used exclusively for transporting medical equipment and emergency goods to North Eastern States- Dr. Jitendra Singh
Union Minister for DoNER Dr Jitendra Singh has disclosed that Cargo Air Flights will be used exclusively for transporting medical equipment and emergency goods, besides other essential items. to North Eastern States, in the wake of Lockdown situation. The Ministry of Civil Aviation for approved the initiative taken by the airports of the region. This will go a long way… Continue reading "Cargo Air Flights will be used exclusively for transporting medical equipment and emergency goods to North Eastern States- Dr. Jitendra Singh"
Ferried 139 Indian citizens including 1 infant who arrived at Delhi from Iran on March 29, 2020 In-line with its commitment to provide support to the nation in the current scenario, IndiGo operated a relief flight from Delhi to Jodhpur on March 29, 2020. The flight 6E-9121 operated by 2 captains and 4 cabin crew, carried 139 Indian passengers to… Continue reading "IndiGo operated relief flight from Delhi to Jodhpur"
Indian Railways continues with its efforts to ensure availability of essential commodities throughout the country
On the 3rd day of the nation-wide complete lock down due to the Covid-19 pandemic, Indian Railways continued making all efforts to ensure availability of essential commodities through its freight services. During the situation of lockdown in all the States, Indian Railways staff deployed at various good sheds, stations and control offices continued working on 24/7 basis to ensure that… Continue reading "Indian Railways continues with its efforts to ensure availability of essential commodities throughout the country"
Union Minister for Home Affairs, Shri Amit Shah chaired a review meeting on preparations to fight the COVID-19 epidemic, in New Delhi today. This is the third review meeting since the nationwide lockdown began on March 25, in the wake of this epidemic. In the meeting, Shri Shah said that as per the instructions of Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi,… Continue reading "Modi Government fully committed to ensure Safety and Security of every Citizen: Shri Amit Shah"
Everyone around the world is facing an unprecedented challenge as we try and battle this global pandemic. At times like this we truly understand the fragility of human life and the value we must place on our health and the health of the people around us. GoAir has conducted itself with a “Health and Safety First” approach, only possible through the discipline,… Continue reading "GoAir supports lockdown: temporarily suspends all flights until 14th April 2020"
In view of the current Coronavirus situation in the country, and in interest of the people staying at home during the 21-day lockdown, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting and Prasar Bharti have decided to telecast Ramanand Sagar’s Ramayan on Doordarshan National from Saturday, 28th March 2020. Making the announcement Union Minister Sh Prakash Javadekar expressed happiness that Ramayan was being re-telecast.… Continue reading "Doordarshan to bring back famed Ramayan on Doordarshan National"
With Governors, LGs and Administrators of States and UTs on COVID-19 Response The President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind, along with the Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu, today (March 27, 2020) held a video-conference with all Governors, Lieutenant Governors and Administrators of all States and Union Territories to find ways to complement the efforts of the… Continue reading "President and Vice President hold discussions"