As the number of COVID-19 cases is again surging in Madhya Pradesh, state's Higher Education Minister Dr Mohan Yadav on March 27 informed that this year, semester exams for college students will be conduct through open book examination. "We have decided to conduct open book examination for first and second year students pursuing undergraduate courses, in May. While the examination of final year students will be held offline mode (in college), in June," he said while addressing a press conference in Bhopal.
A 1,000-bed hospital is being built for COVID patients in Madhya Pradesh's Sagar district which will start functioning from the end of this month. According to District Collector Deepak Singh construction work of the hospital in full swing and the hospital will be completed within the next three weeks. "This month, a target has been set to commission the 1,000 bed hospital. The work is going on very fast. Hopefully, in the next two weeks, we will complete the civil work. We will start the hospital by making arrangements in the next one week."
Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh, Shivraj Singh Chouhan on May 09 informed Moil company will set up 350 (oxygen) bedded COVID care centre in the state at different locations, amid acute shortage across the country in wake of COVID second wave. "State govt and Centre govt are fighting together against COVID-19. Moil to set up 350 (oxygen) bedded COVID care centre in MP at different locations. They will also be providing us 350 oxygen concentrators and 50 ventilators," CM said to ANI.
The NSPCC's Childline helpline will receive at least £100,000 from a competition with a £3 million luxury house as its top prize.Childline's founder Dame Esther Rantzen said the charity had received messages from 'desperate' children during lockdown, and had lost volutneers to Covid-19.The online fundraising platform Omaze hopes to raise £500,000 for Childline in a competition that will see one person win a £3 million luxury house in Devon. The coastal property boasts five bedrooms and an infinity pool, and the winner will be able to live in it, rent it out or sell it.
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