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AP govt to invest Rs 17,300 Cr to strengthen health sector

Vijayawada, Oct 29 (UNI) Andhra Pradesh State government will spend Rs 17,300 crore to modernize existing government hospitals and for setting up 16 new medical colleges in AP under the Nadu-Nedu initiative.
Chief Minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy held a review meeting on Nadu Nedu in Hospitals here on Thursday and directed the officials to finalise the tenders for new medical colleges by January, 2021. The Chief Minister directed the authorities to immediately release Rs 5,472 crore for revamping the existing hospitals under the Nadu-Nedu programme.
The Chief Minister sought details on the establishment of new medical colleges, development of village clinics, primary healthcare centres, community health centres, area hospitals and district-level hospitals under the Nadu-Nedu initiative.
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Arrangements for Covid vaccine distribution to 35,000 health care workers: EG Collector

02 Dec 2020 | 10:11 PM

Kakinada, Dec 2 (UNI) East Godavari Collector D Muralidhara Reddy has said that advance arrangements were being made to distribute Corona vaccine to 35,000 health care workers in the district during the first phase in accordance with the central governments standard action plan.

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Karnataka: Govt announces Rs 6 lakh compensation to each of the fishermen family died

02 Dec 2020 | 10:06 PM

Mangaluru, Dec 2 (UNI) The Karnataka government has released a compensation of Rs 6 lakh each to the families of the fishermen who lost their lives in the Shree Raksha fishing boat tragedy.

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Infosys Science Foundation award announced

02 Dec 2020 | 9:57 PM

Bengaluru, Dec 2 (UNI) The Infosys Science Foundation (ISF) today announced Infosys Prize 2020 in recognition of their outstanding contributions to science and research in a virtual awards ceremony held here .

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Two more fishermen bodies recovered

02 Dec 2020 | 9:18 PM

Mangaluru, Dec 2 (UNI) The bodies of two more fishermen, who went missing after 'Shree Raksha Purse' boat capsized off the Ullal coast, have been traced on Wednesday.

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Vigilance court extends remand period of Ebrahim Kunju for two weeks

02 Dec 2020 | 9:17 PM

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Kochi, Dec 02 (UNI) Vigilance court judge Jobin Sebastian on Wednesday issued an order extending the remand period of former minister V K Ebrahim Kunju who was arrested over Palarivattom flyover scam in judicial custody for the next two weeks.

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