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"You may be looking for macro things, I look for micro things": Sashi Panja

Kolkata, Feb 29 (UNI) Indian Chamber of Commerce (ICC) has organised Social Impact Awards where Dr Sashi Panja, State Minister, Department of Women and Child Development and Social Welfare, Government of West Bengal handed over the awards to the corporates in various categories.
Speaking from the award ceremony, Dr Panja lauded ICC for organising such event.
She stated, "I always keep looking for CSR. Like the corporates looking for avenues, we look for qualitative services. We don't want CSR funds but we firmly believe that with a little support of corporates we can do wonder for the society. Truly there is a huge scope to make a deep impact."
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Rapid rise in COVID-19 cases in Meghalaya, non-essential outlets to be shut

22 Apr 2021 | 10:11 PM

Shillong, Apr 22 (UNI) With rapid rise in COVID-19 infection in Meghalaya over the past week, non-essential public outlets will be shut, especially in the most affected East Khasi Hills district that includes state capital Shillong from April 23, 2021, officials said on Thursday.

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CSIR-CMERI develops oxygen enrichment unit to combat nationwide oxygen supply shortage

22 Apr 2021 | 9:53 PM

Durgapur, April 22 (UNI) The entire nation is undergoing an unprecedented pandemic situation
due to the second wave of the COVID-19.

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CM PS Tamang takes stock of COVID situation & preparedness in Sikkim

22 Apr 2021 | 9:28 PM

Gangtok, Apr 22 ( UNI) Chief Minister PS Tamang chaired a high level meeting to take stock of Corona Pandemic in the State.

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Manipur reports 86 new Covid cases

Manipur reports 86 new Covid cases

22 Apr 2021 | 9:26 PM

Imphal, Apr 22 (UNI) Manipur on Thursday recorded 86 new covid cases, including two personnel from Central Armed Police Force (CAPF).

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Turnout around 80 per cent in sixth phase in Bengal

Turnout around 80 per cent in sixth phase in Bengal

22 Apr 2021 | 9:06 PM

Kolkata, Apr 22 (UNI) Barring splinter injuries to at least six persons, including a child, at Titagarh in North 24 Pargana district, nearly a casualty free election was witnessed on Thursday in West Bengal's 43 assembly seats for the sixth phase in four districts with turnout being around 80 per cent.

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