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MDRF supports PETA's request to PM Modi to declare Gandhi Jayanthi as National Meat Free Day

Kochi, Oct 2 (UNI) Madras Diabetes Research Foundation (MDRF) has supported the PETA's (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) request to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to declare Gandhi Jayanthi as National Meat Free Day, MDRF Director V Mohan said.
This demand is based on a study that was recently published by Madras Diabetes Research Foundation (MDRF) and The University of Reading in UK which showed how lower dietary intake of plant protein is associated with a greater genetic risk of diabetes-related traits in Urban Indians, Dr. VMDRF Director, said in a press release here on Friday.
Commenting on the study, Dr. V Mohan said “The study looked at genetic and environmental factors that caused diabetes. There was a strong association between diet and genetic risk factors."
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27 Nov 2021 | 8:49 AM

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AP CM says govt tackled flood situation well

26 Nov 2021 | 11:51 PM

Vijayawada, Nov 26 (UNI) Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy has said that the State Government has been taking all the relief and rescue measures without lapses and provided compensation to affected families in the floods within one week of the calamity while the Opposition is trying to politicize the issue.

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YSRCP to raise Polavaram, pending arrears issues in Parliament

26 Nov 2021 | 11:49 PM

Vijayawada, Nov 26 (UNI) Ahead of the Parliament session, beginning November 29, Chief Minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy held a meeting with his party MPs to discuss strategy and the issues to be raised.

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Youth found murdered along national highway in AP

26 Nov 2021 | 11:45 PM

Kakinada, Nov 26 (UNI) The body of a youth with multiple wounds was found in a pool of blood along the national highway near Nannayya University on the outskirts of Rajanagaram, 75 kms from here on Friday, police said .

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5 6 cr metric tons of grains worth Rs 88,000 cr procured by Telangana Govt: Mareddy Srinivas Reddy

26 Nov 2021 | 11:44 PM

Hyderabad, Nov 26 (UNI) Telangana Civil Supplies Corporation Chairman Mareddy Srinivs Reddy on Friday said that the state government has procured 5.6 crore metric tons of grains worth Rs 88,000 crore during the last seven years.

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