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Some rabi crops acreage, production expected to rise in 2019-20, estimates NBHC

Thane, Feb 11 (UNI) The total area under cultivation and production of some rabi crops is expected to increase in rabi producing states due to favourable weather conditions and improved soil moisture conditions post normal south-west monsoon and surplus north-east monsoon rainfall from June till November of last year, NBHC, a commodity and collateral management company based in Mumbai, stated on Tuesday.

While releasing its first Rabi Crop estimates for 2019-20, the National Bulk Handling Corporation Pvt Ltd (NBHC) stated in a release that the total production of Rabi cereals for the year 2019-20 is expected to increase by 4.52 per cent to 134.23 million metric tons from 128.43 million MT in 2018-19.
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Prominent political, film personalities, business philanthropists honoured at Champions of Change 2020 Awards

17 Apr 2021 | 12:07 PM

Panaji, Apr 17 (UNI) Prominent political, film personality and business philanthropist were honoured at Champions of Change 2020 Awards at an event held here on Friday.

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10,127 recruitment in health department soon: Sattar

17 Apr 2021 | 11:48 AM

Mumbai, Apr 17(UNI) As there is a shortage of health workers to deal with corona pandemic in the state, the Minister of State for Revenue and Rural Development Abdul Sattar has submitted a proposal to the Finance Department for filling 10,127 posts in five cadres in the health department.

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Thane register 5039 cases

17 Apr 2021 | 11:46 AM

Thane, Apr 17 (UNI) With 5039 new Covid cases in last 24 hours, a tally has spiked to 4,06,093 in Thane district, an official said on Saturday .

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3 killed, 4 injured in wall collapse in Thane dist

3 killed, 4 injured in wall collapse in Thane dist

17 Apr 2021 | 9:54 AM

Thane, Apr 17 (UNI) Three persons were killed and four others injured in a wall collapsed at Bhiwandi in Thane district, the official said on Saturday.

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COVID: Marathwada region registers record 7,701 cases with 123 fatalities

COVID: Marathwada region registers record 7,701 cases with 123 fatalities

17 Apr 2021 | 8:48 AM

Aurangabad, Apr 17 (UNI) The eight districts of Marathwada region recorded the biggest single-day spike of 7,701 novel coronavirus cases and highest 123 fatalities in the past 24 hours, health authorities said on Saturday.

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