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Financial assistance for pravasi Malayalees stranded in Kerala due to lockdown

Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 5 (UNI) Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Wednesday announced a financial assistance package for Pravasi Malayalees (Non-Resident Keralites) who could not go back to their place of work abroad and were stranded in the state since the lockdown.

Addressing a press conference here, the CM said ''In the wake of the COVID pandemic outbreak, it has been decided to allot Rs 50 crores from the Chief Minister's Disaster Relief Fund to Norka Roots to provide financial assistance of Rs 5,000 each to expatriates who are unable to return home to work abroad. This is in addition to the Rs 8.5 crores given earlier."
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GVL welcomes CBI special court judgement, CPI resents

30 Sep 2020 | 9:11 PM

(Rptg, correcting word in headline)
Vijayawada, Sep 30 (UNI) BJP MP G V L Narasimha Rao welcomed the CBI special court judgement in the Babri Mosque demolition case acquitting all the BJP senior leaders including L K Advani while the CPI resented it.

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Rail Museum in Mysuru to surprise cartoon lovers

30 Sep 2020 | 9:06 PM

Mysuru, Sept 30 (UNI) Surprise is in store for the Cartoon lovers, especially lovers of great Cartoonist late R K Laksman, as a man with a checked coat and bemused expression can be seen in the Rail Museum here, these days.

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AP CM directs officials to modernize govt hospitals

30 Sep 2020 | 9:01 PM

Vijayawada, Sep 30 (UNI) Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy directed the officials concerned to take steps to modernize government hospitals and install latest technology.

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Government and industry should work together to overcome crisis situation: Piyush

Government and industry should work together to overcome crisis situation: Piyush

30 Sep 2020 | 9:00 PM

Hyderabad, Sep 30 (UNI) Union Minister for Commerce and Industry and Railways, Piyush Goyal on Wednesday said the government and industry should work together – which will not only overcome the crisis situation but also lead to economic growth.

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Minister rejects allegations by Opposition leader Siddaramaiah

30 Sep 2020 | 8:59 PM

Bengaluru, Sep 30 (UNI) Rejecting the opposition Congress party allegation about the Karnataka Government misleading public on health bulletin on COVID-19 issue, Minister for Medical Education Dr Sudhakar on Wednesday clarified that there was no truth in the allegations.
In a tweet he pointed out that on September 19, deaths in a private Hospital in Kolara was not received in time and the same has been published on September 24 while on September 20 one death reported was released on September 25, due to technical reasons.

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