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Committed to achieving 'End of AIDS' as public threat by 2030: Nadda

Committed to achieving 'End of AIDS' as public threat by 2030: Nadda

New Delhi, Dec 1 (UNI) Stressing that India is committed to achieving 'End of AIDS' as a public threat by 2030, Union Health Minister J P Nadda on World AIDS Day on Saturday said National AIDS Control Programme has been extremely successful in halting and reversing the tide of HIV/AIDS epidemic in India.

The Minister tweeted, 'On this WorldAIDSDay, I pray for a healthy life to all PLHIV around the globe. National AIDS Control Programme has been extremely successful in halting & reversing the tide of HIV/AIDS epidemic in India. We are committed of achieving 'End of AIDS' as a public threat by 2030.'

Minister of State for Health Anupriya Patel tweeted: 'Let us all come together and spread awareness, educate and improve the understanding of HIV & AIDS . For more dial AIDS helpline 1097. '

Minister of State for Health Manoj Sinha tweeted, 'Today, on World AIDS Day, let's all unite to create awareness about this disease in the people and resolve to make the nation free from the clutches of this disease.'

Around 12.52 lakh people living with HIV are receiving free Anti-Retroviral Treatment through 540 ART centres in India.

World AIDS Day is one of the eight official global public health campaigns marked by the World Health Organization (WHO), along with World Health Day, World Blood Donor Day, World Immunization Week, World Tuberculosis Day, World No Tobacco Day, World Malaria Day and World Hepatitis Day.

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Delhi violence: Board exam postponed for Feb 28, 29

27 Feb 2020 | 5:03 PM

New Delhi, Feb 27 (UNI) The CBSE on Thursday announced the postponement of Class X and XII Board exam paper for February 28 and 29 in schools of violence-hit northeast Delhi.

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Delhi violence: CBSE asks for details of affected students from schools

27 Feb 2020 | 4:58 PM

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BJP blames statements by Cong, AAP for Delhi violence ; questions silence of Cong on role of AAP's Tahir Hussain

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27 Feb 2020 | 4:57 PM

New Delhi, Feb 28 (UNI) The BJP on Thursday accused both the Congress and the AAP of "politicising" the violence in the national capital and alleged that provocative statements by the leaders of the two parties were to blame for the violent clashes.

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Offshore Patrol Vessel-6 VAJRA launched at Chennai

27 Feb 2020 | 4:52 PM

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North-East Delhi violence: Death toll reaches 34

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27 Feb 2020 | 4:48 PM

New Delhi, Feb 27 (UNI) The number of people who lost their lives in the clashes amidst demonstrations turning rogue at the North East Delhi, reached 34 on Thursday.

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