PM to interact with CMs today

With the focus on boosting economic activities amid a graded exit from the coronavirus-induced lockdown, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will interact with chief ministers of various states via video conference on Monday afternoon. This will be his fifth interaction with the chief ministers after the outbreak of the novel coronavirus in the country. The Prime Minister’s Office said the video conference will begin at 3 PM on Monday. Sources in the government said the focus of the meeting would be on boosting economic activities and pushing efforts to convert ‘red’…

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Coronavirus live updates: MHA issues SOP for travel in trains from May 12

With an increase of 4,213 cases in the past 24 hours, India’s Covid-19 count reached 67,152. The number of deaths in the country due to the infection reached 2,206. Maharashtra, with 22,171 confirmed cases is the worst-affected due to the infection so far and is followed by Gujarat with 8,194 cases. Stay here for all live updates Delhi Govt had taken a decision to deposit Rs 5000 into the bank accounts of the registered construction workers last month. This month also as the lockdown has been extended govt has decided…

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Manmohan Singh Stable, Under Observation: AIIMS Sources

New Delhi:  Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, who was admitted to Delhi’s AIIMS (All India Institute of Medical Sciences) on Sunday night over chest problems, is stable, sources in the premier institute said this morning. The veteran Congress leader was taken to the cardio-thoracic ward of the medical institute at 8:45 pm “for observation and investigation after he developed a febrile reaction to a new medication”, AIIMS sources said, adding that he is being treated by a team of doctors at the cardio-thoracic centre. Doctors are also ruling out “other…

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