The Cyclone Warning Division of the IMD said that over May 16-19, the Arabian sea depression is very likely to intensify into a “very severe cyclonic storm”; Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal announced today that oxygen concentrator banks are being set up in every district of the national capital; Dr NK Arora, chairman of the central Covid panel said that vaccination for the 18 to 44 age group should have been deferred amid vaccine shortage. All this and more news at 2 PM.
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Amid crippling COVID-19 situation in national capital, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on May 09 announced that metro rail services will remain suspended till 5 am on May 17. Delhi entered into an extended period of lockdown with strict restrictions to further curb the COVID surge. Positivity rate of Delhi dipped to 23% from 35% amid lockdown restrictions.
A day after central government has cancelled the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) Board exams scheduled for next month, Haryana govt also cancelled the class 10th board exams and the exams for class12th has been postponed amid COVID surge in the country. While giving the more information on the matter, Haryana Education Minister Kanwar Pal Gujjar on April 15 said, "On the lines of the CBSE Board, we have decided to cancel Class 10th board exams and postpone Class 12th exams. Class 10th students will be evaluated based on internal assessment."
As India records biggest ever single-day spike in Covid cases, CBSE has cancelled class 10th exams and postponed the class 12th exam. Class 10th Students will be evaluated on the basis of an objective criterion to be developed by the Board. Any candidate who is not satisfied with the marks allocated to him/her on this basis will be given an opportunity to sit in an exam as and when the conditions are conducive to hold the exams. Prime Minister Modi chaired a high-level meeting today to review the examinations to be held at various levels in view of the developing Corona situation.
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West Bengal Chief Minister, Mamata Banerjee has just lost one of her brothers today to the Corona pandemic. Her brother, Mr Asim Bandhopadhyay who was mostly known as Kali Bandhopadhyay, contracted the virus and was being treated for a month. He was admitted to Kolkata's Medica Superspecialty Hospital.
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BJP leader Himanta Biswa Sarma was on Sunday elected as the next Chief Minister of Assam. India continues to battle a Tsunami of Covid cases as it recorded 4,03,738 fresh Covid cases and 4,092 deaths..
Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal said there is still a shortage of vaccine doses against Covid-19. He said Delhi needs 3 crore doses to inoculate all eligible beneficiaries within 3 months. Kejriwal urged the..
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Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal during a press conference on May 08 urged Central government to ensure that Delhi receives adequate availability of vaccines. He said, "To complete vaccination within 3..