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Nehru Yuva Kendra organises webinar on Ek Bharat Shreshtha Bharat

Panaji, Dec 16 (UNI) Nehru Yuva Kendra (NYK), Panaji, organised a Webinar between Goa and the paired state Jharkhand on language learning on Wednesday.
Hanumant Chopdekar, Head of Department, Konkani Goa Vidyalaya, Taleigao, was the chief resource person. The webinar focussed on the unity in diversity of India and how to maintain, strengthen the fabric of traditionally existing emotional bonds between the people.
The initiative ‘Ek Bharat Shreshtha Bharat’ was announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on October 31, 2015, on the occasion of the 140th birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel. Through this innovative measure, the knowledge of the culture, traditions and practices of different states and union territories will lead to an enhanced understanding and bonding between the states, thereby strengthening the unity and integrity of India.
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COVID-19: Aurangabad registers 1,458 cases, 24 deaths

22 Apr 2021 | 9:53 PM

Aurangabad, Apr 22 (UNI) As many as 24 patients succumbed to COVID-19 while 1,458 new cases were detected on Thursday in this district, official data said.

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Goa Govt to purchase over 15 lakh doses of Covid 19 vaccine directly from manufacturers

Goa Govt to purchase over 15 lakh doses of Covid 19 vaccine directly from manufacturers

22 Apr 2021 | 8:26 PM

Panaji, Apr 22 (UNI) Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Thursday said that the state government would be placing an initial order of five lakh doses of Covid 19 vaccines directly from manufacturer.

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Remdesivir, Tocilzumab no miracle drugs in reducing mortality: Expert

22 Apr 2021 | 7:53 PM

Panaji, Apr 22 (UNI) With the Covid infections hitting a new high every day, there is a shortage of the antiviral Remdesivir and Tocilzumab. The drug Remdesivir, first developed to treat hepatitis C and later tested against Ebola and the Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS), does not hold life-saving benefits for Covid-19 patients and can only help reduce hospital stay by two or three days.

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Goa registers 1410 new cases of Covid 19, 21 deaths

22 Apr 2021 | 7:28 PM

Panaji, Apr 22 (UNI) Goa reported 1410 new cases of Covid 19 and 21 deaths during the last 24 hours.

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Jharkhand’s Jamshedpur records max temp

22 Apr 2021 | 6:15 PM

Pune, Apr 22 (UNI) The highest maximum temperature of 42°C was reported at Jamshedpur.

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