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Flood relief: MP CM meets Shah

Bhopal, Oct 21 (UNI) In a crucial confab at the national capital, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath met Home Affairs Minister Amit Shah on Monday and informed the latter regarding ruination caused by floods triggered by excessive precipitation in numerous districts, it was officially learnt.
The visiting leader urged the central Minister to ensure early release of Rs 6,621.28 crore from the National Disaster Response Fund for immediate assistance to cultivators and other people.
In a memorandum, Mr Nath said, “In excess of 55 lakh tillers and commoners have been affected and infrastructure also suffered major damage. The rainfall was 46 per cent above normal. Out of the 52 districts, 20 received 60 per cent more rain than average. I urge categorising the tragedy as a disaster.”

Mr Shah assured the Chief Minister of all possible help.

On October 4, Mr Nath provided these very details to Premier Narendra Modi who had the situation reassessed by a central study team that submitted its report to the Centre after appraising losses in 16 districts.
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Army strike on Akal Takht blot on humanity: Longowal

06 Jun 2020 | 5:17 PM

Amritsar,Jun 6 (UNI) Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee's head brother Govind Singh Longowal termed the military action on Shri Akal Takht Saheb on June 6, 1984 as a stigma on humanity, saying that Sikh community will never forget this day.

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UP issues SOP for religious places, hotels, restaurants and shopping malls

06 Jun 2020 | 5:03 PM

Lucknow, Jun 6 (UNI) Uttar Pradesh government on Saturday issued the Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) for reopening of religious places, hotels, restaurants and shopping malls in the state from June 8.

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Edu institutions coping well during corona crisis, effectively adopting SWAYAM :UGC chairman

06 Jun 2020 | 4:54 PM

Chandigarh, Jun 6 (UNI) Chairman, University Grants Commission (UGC) Prof D P Singh on Saturday at a meet accredited the multiple challenges handled by the educational institutions with the outbreak of COVID-19 pandemic and shared his satisfaction over the fact that the educational institutions are accepting the Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) offered by SWAYAM.

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Couple commits suicide in UP's Moradabad

06 Jun 2020 | 4:53 PM

Moradabad, Jun 6 (UNI) A couple committed suicide in the Thakurdwara area of this Uttar Pradesh district on Saturday.

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Lko Charbagh depot Volvo bus service commences

06 Jun 2020 | 4:51 PM

Moradabad, Jun 6 (UNI) The Lucknow Charbagh depot roadways Volvo bus service commenced for the convenience of passengers from Saturday.

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