Since the DMK leader and Tamil Nadu CM, MK Stalin's visit in Coimbatore, Tiruppur and Erode districts, the hashtag #GoBackStalin has topped the Indian rankings on Twitter. As of today afternoon, more than 26 lakh users have been tweeting the hashtag.
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Taking stock of the Covid preparedness at the district level in 10 states, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday directed officials to ensure that rural India is Covid free. Smaller aerosol particles can be carried in the air for 10 metres, the government warned today. India on Wednesday approved the first home-based testing kit for Covid-19. Residents can buy the kit at Rs 250 and it will provide results within 15 minutes.
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin has granted a 30-day ordinary leave to AG Perarivalan, who has been serving a life sentence after conviction in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case. 38 ONGC workers are still missing four days after a barge that was carrying 261 people sank 35 nautical miles off Mumbai
#BargeP305 #Covid19 #CycloneTauktae
Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu MK Stalin felicitated upon his arrival at the Secretariat. He chaired cabinet meeting on May 09. Oxygen demand and COVID-19 control methods are to be discussed in the meeting. As per MoHFW, Tamil Nadu has 1,39,401 active cases.
Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) chief MK Stalin on May 07 took charge as the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu at the Secretariat in Chennai. He has signed an order to provide Rs 4000 to each family as corona relief, of which, first installment of Rs 2000 will be provided in the month of May. Newly elected CM took oath at Raj Bhavan in Chennai today. Before taking the charge of the state, Stalin paid floral tribute to his father M Karunanidhi at his memorial. DMK bagged 133 seats in the 234-member assembly.
Chief Minister of Himachal Pradesh, Jai Ram Thakur, on May 08 requested Prime Minister Narendra Modi to double oxygen quota for the state, amid acute shortage across the country in wake of COVID second wave. "I received a phone call from PM Narendra Modi today. We had a detailed discussion on 2-3 topics related to COVID situation in the state. PM said we have to put restrictions while maintaining the livelihood of people as death rate is increasing," CM told ANI. "I requested him to double our oxygen quota. I especially mentioned that we're facing difficulty in providing oxygen to patients as we've fewer oxygen cylinders and we need more of that. PM assured full support from the Centre," CM added. Currently, HP is getting 15 MT oxygen supply.
Man celebrating Tamil Nadu government opening liquor shops (TASMAC) after nearly a month by burning camphor and doing puja to bottles of liquor. The video shows the man expressing his joy over getting liquor bottles from the shop. Watch the video.
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Mamata has wedded socialism in Tamil Nadu. No it is not the Mamata you think. Not the West Bengal CM, but a namesake of Mamata Banerjee in fact married a man named Socialism at Salem in Tamil Nadu on Sunday.
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Actor Randeep Hooda was the ambassador of the Convention for the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals in the United Nation's environmental treaty; Apollo Group of Hospitals has announced that it will start administering the Russian Covid-19 vaccine Sputnik V at ₹ 1,195; Calcutta High Court judge, Justice Arindam Sinha objected to the handling of the Narada bribery case; Another school in Chennai have come forward and accused a commerce teacher of having sexually harassed and intimidated them for years; The Supreme Court has adjourned to 31 May for a plea asking for the cancellation of class 12 board exams amid the Covid-19 situation.
#RandeepHooda #SputnikV #CBSE
In escalating action in the Congress toolkit controversy, two Congress leaders have been served notice by the Delhi Police. India's daily cases of Covid-19 dropped below two lakh with 1,96,427 lakh fresh infections reported in the last 24 hours. Mehul Choksi the 62-year-old fugitive diamantaire wanted by the CBI and Enforcement Directorate in connection with ₹ 14,000 crore PNB loan fraud and money-laundering case - has gone missing in the Caribbean island nation of Antigua and Barbuda. Cyclonic Storm Yaas intensifies into Severe Cyclonic Storm; to cross north Odisha-West Bengal coast on May 26 afternoon. The teacher of a top school in Chennai, who was accused of sexualmisconduct by several students and was booked under Pocso sections, has been arrested.
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Petrol and diesel prices in the national capital stood at Rs 91.53 and Rs 82.06 per litre, respectively on May 10. The petrol prices were increased by 26 paise per litre and diesel by 33 paise in Delhi. Petrol prices witnessed a minor surge across country and differ from state to state depending on the incidence of value-added tax. In Mumbai, the price of petrol and diesel stood at Rs 97.86 and Rs 89.17 per litre respectively. The price of petrol and diesel in Chennai was Rs 93.38 and Rs 86.96 per litre respectively and Rs 91.66 and Rs 84.90 per litre in Kolkata.
The central government has to supply 700 metric tonnes of medical oxygen to Delhi every day till further orders, the Supreme Court said this morning. DMK chief MK Stalin was sworn in as the new Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, along with 33 members of his cabinet. Congress leader Rahul Gandhi wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday with four urgent issues to address. All this and more news at 2 PM.
#RahulGandhi #Modi #MKStalin
Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) workers celebrated outside party headquarters in Chennai after party chief MK Stalin took oath as Chief Minister. 68-year-old Stalin contested as the chief ministerial candidate for the first time during the 2021 Tamil Nadu Assembly polls. Along with Stalin 33 other ministers from his party also took the oath.