Madhya Pradesh may receive Rs 3000 crore central fund for providing tap water connection to rural households

After Madhya Pradesh presented its Annual Action Plan (AAP) under Jal Jeevan Mission (JJM) it’s likely to receive Rs 3000 Crore in 2021-22 to provide tap water to every rural household in the state. Currently there is a month long planning exercise underway. The planning involves presenting annual action plan to the committee chaired by […]

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Atmanirbhar Bharat Rozgar Yojana launched to encourage creation of employment opportunities in current deteriorating COVID-19 scenario

The central government has launched Atmanirbhar Bharat Rozgar Yozana as part of Atma Nirbhar Bharat 3.0 package with aim to incentivize the creation of new employment opportunities at a time when India is recovering from the pandemic. The scheme is launched to provide financial assistance to the employers of the establishments registered with EPFO. The […]

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Department of Telecom obtains Rs 2,307 crore from Airtel and Jio for assigning spectrum to them

The telecom department has got a windfall of Rs 2307 crore from telecom majors Bharti Airtel and Reliance Jio for allotting spectrum to them after completion of Spectrum Auction 2021. After the auction they were issues the frequency assignment to them. In a frequency harmonization exercise, spectrum blocks were assigned to the winners of the […]

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Govt asks Remdesivir manufactures to ramp up their supply to hospitals

Amid worsening COVID-19 situation in the country, the manufacturers of Remdesivir have been directed to prioritise their supplies to fulfil the hospitals’ requirements and approximately 4 lakh vials of Remdesivir meant for Export is being diverted to meet the domestic requirement. Moreover, the manufactures of Remdesivir have also volunteered to reduce the price of this life-saving […]

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Committed to uplift MSMEs the govt taking steps to generate five crore employment in this sector

In a conference held on Digitalization-The Key for MSMEs Rise to Resilience , the minister of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) Nitin Gadkari said the Government has been taking several steps to enhance the contribution of this sector. The minister added that the Government is facilitating capabilities of export, besides job generation in this […]

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Government on alert mode to ensure easy availability of Remdesivir to Patients and Hospitalsd

Rising cases of COVID-19 has led to a sudden spike in demand for Remdesivir injection used in the treatment of the patients suffering from this dreaded disease. In India only seven companies produce Remdesvir and then there is sure shot possibility of further increase in the demand of this injection in the upcoming days. The […]

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MoRTH grants approval to reconstruction, rehabilitation and upgrdation of several projects pan-India

Ministry of Road Transport & Highways (MoRTH) has approved reconstruction, rehabilitation and upgradation of a large number of projects across the country. The approved projects for different states encompassing various regions include, upgradation and rehabilitation of Jalgaon-Bhadraon-Chalisgaon-Nandgaon-Manmad Road (on NH 753 J) in Maharashtra to two lane-four lane. The approved budget for this project is […]

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Indian Healthcare Sector holds enormous potential for growth: Niti Aayog

In a report released by Niti Aayog, a wide range of investment opportunities in different segments of healthcare sector has come to the light. The report states that medical devices, hospitals, telemedicine, health insurance, medical value travel as well as home healthcare are among the segments where promising opportunities of growth lie and that the […]

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Centre releases Rs 70000 crore as GST compensation to states, UTs in FY 2020-21

The total GST compensation released by the Central Goverment to states and UTs stood at Rs 70,000 crore on March 31 when the FY 2020-21 drew to close. So far Rs 30,000 crore GST compensation was released to States as part compensation on 27th March 2021 and Rs 1,10,208 crore has been release as back […]

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RBI aims to secure robust recovery from the pandemic induced slowdown of the economy

Committed to use policy tools for securing robust recovery from the current pandemic induced slowdown of the economy, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is in the process of introducing digital version of the fiat currency with simultaneously assessing the impact of introducing such central bank digital currency. RBI Governor Shaktikant Das while speaking at […]

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