Category: Politics

50 American COs Join POTUS’s War on Coronavirus

50 Companies Join Trump’s War on Coronavirus
“Some 50 major American firms have joined the national war on the coronavirus, many volunteering to shift their focus and even assembly lines to deliver needed supplies to doctors, hospitals, first responders and others on the front lines,” Paul Bedard reports for the Washington Examiner.
“The companies that have enlisted include Facebook, Anheuser-Busch, Ford, Fiat Chrysler, and many others. “Other national and local groups have also brought in corporate partners to help find masks, gowns, and other personal protective equipment.”

PM Modi Pays Tributes to Jagjivan Ram on 112th Birth Anniversary

(New Delhi) PM Modi Pays Tributes to Jagjivan Ram on Birth Anniversary
Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi on Sunday paid tributes to freedom fighter and former deputy prime minister Jagjivan Ram on his 112th birth anniversary
Modi Tweeted “Humble tributes to freedom fighter Babu Jagjivan Ram, who struggled for the rights of the poor, the underprivileged, on his birth anniversary,”
Popularly called Babuji, Jagjivan Ram fought for the rights of the underprivileged.

Rahul Gandhi Sends 42 K Sanitizers+Masks+Soaps to Amethi

(Amethi,UP)Rahul Gandhi Sends 42 K Sanitizers+Masks+Soaps to Amethi
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi has sent
12,000 sanitizers,
20,000 face masks and
10,000 soaps for distribution among the people of Amethi
District unit president of the Congress, Pradeep Singhal said Gandhi has instructed to supply these items especially to those who are in the forefront of the fight against coronavirus.
The Gandhi scion had earlier sent trucks full of wheat and rice for distribution among the locals
Gandhi represented the Amethi Lok Sabha seat since 1999. He lost the seat to Union minister Smriti Irani in the last general elections.
He is curently a Member of Parliament from Wayanad constituency in Kerala.

EC Postpones Elections to 11 UP MLCs Seats amid Lockdown

(Lucknow,UP) EC Postpones Elections to 11 UP MLC Seats amid Lockdown
These seats will fall vacant in May in view of the ongoing lockdown
The EC, however, did not give a date for holding the elections in its order issued on Friday.
“The tenure of 5 MLCs from
graduates’ constituency and
6 MLCs from teachers’ constituency
is coming to an end on May 6. Hence, elections should be held on these seats,” Chief Electoral Officer of Uttar Pradesh Ajay Kumar Shukla said in a statement.
The Uttar Pradesh Legislative Council has 100 seats. At present, it has a strength of 99, while one seat is vacant.
The lockdown, which came into force on March 25, was imposed by the Centre to control the spread of coronavirus in the country.

112 French Citizens Evacuated From Kerala+TN in a Chartered AI Flight

(Kochi)112 French Citizens Evacuated From Kerala+TN in a Chartered AI Flight
The French citizens, mostly tourists and those who came for Ayurvedic treatment, were brought by the state tourism department 24 days ahead of their trip.
This Flight has been facilitated on the request Of Embassy of France and all Medical formalities are completed
French citizens were stranded due to the lockdown announced by the central government to prevent the spread of novel coronavirus.
The Air India flight was chartered by the French government for evacuating its citizens in various cities in India including Kochi, Bengaluru and Mumbai.
On Friday, Gulf nation Oman had evacuated its 46 citizens stranded in Kochi in an Oman Air flight.

Break Corona Chain With Weapon Given By PM Modi:Bedi

(Puducherry)Break Corona Chain With Weapon Given By PM Modi:Bedi
Puducherry Lt Governor Kiran Bedi on Friday said Narendra Modi has given us the weapon to break its chain.
She said in a whatsapp message minutes after the Prime Minister’s appeal that “we should all kill the devil of corona virus together.”
In a video message broadcaset on Friday morning, Modi urged people to switch off lights of their homes at 9 pm for nine minutes on April 5 and light up lamps, candles, mobile flashlights to display the nation’s collective spirit to defeat coronavirus.

President Trump Is Covid 19 Negative: New Rapid Point of Care Test

President Trump Is Covid 19 Negative: New Rapid Point of Care Test
As per Physician of President Donald J Trump Sean P Bolney The President Tested Negative for Covid 19
President Trump was tested again for Covid 19 utilising a new Rapid point of Care test Capability Sample collection just took one minute and results were reported back in 15 Minutes

Noida CMO Also Shunted Out Amid COVID-19

(Noida ,UP)Noida CMO Also Shunted Out Amid COVID-19
The Uttar Pradesh government has shunted out the chief medical officer (CMO) of Gautam Buddh Nagar Anurag Bhargava,
Bhargava is the second high-level officer to be shifted after the district magistrate was shunted out earlier this week after a meeting with chief minister Yogi Adityanath on the coronavirus situation.
A P Chauturvedi has been appointed as the CMO replacing Bhargava with immediate effect,
Gautam Buddh Nagar, including Noida and Greater Noida, has emerged as one of the hotspots for coronavirus cases in the country with 48 COVID-19 positive patients so far and has reported the maximum cases for any district in UP.
The company, Cease Fire, was on March 29 booked for endangering the lives of people and other charges on a complaint by Bhargava and has now been sealed, even as the local Health Department officials said that the source of infection to over 30 people could be traced to this firm located in Sector 135.

Former CMs of J&K to get Pension Increase ₹25 K But Lose Perks @85K

(New Delhi)Former CMs of J&K to get Pension Increase ₹25 K But Lose Perks @85K
According to a gazette notification on Wednesday, the government amended the Jammu and Kashmir State Legislature Members’ Pension Act and increased the pension amount to Rs 75,000 per month from Rs 50,000.
Section 3-C of the act, under which former chief ministers of Jammu and Kashmir were entitled to various privileges and perks, has now been omitted.
With this amendment, the former chief ministers would not be entitled for rent-free furnished accommodation, expenditure to the limit of Rs 35,000 per annum for furnishing of the residential accommodation, free telephone calls up to the value of Rs 48,000 per annum, free electricity to the extent of Rs 1,500 per month, car, petrol, medical facilities, driver and personal assistant.
Four former chief ministers of the erstwhile state — Farooq Abdullah, Ghulam Nabi Azad, Omar Abdullah and Mehbooba Mufti — are alive and all of them are central government protectees.


Trump Proclaims April as Sexual Assault Prevention Month

President of the United States of America, Donald J Trump
Proclaimed April 2020 as National Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month.
Prez Trump Appealed
“all Americans, families, law enforcement personnel, healthcare providers, and community and faith-based organizations to support survivors of sexual assault and work together to prevent these crimes in their communities”.