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Govt slashes excise duty on petrol, diesel before Diwali | Oneindia News

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Govt slashes excise duty on petrol, diesel before Diwali | Oneindia News

Govt slashes excise duty on petrol, diesel before Diwali | Oneindia News

On the eve of Diwali, the Centre cut excise duty on petrol and diesel bringing some relief for customers; The WHO on Wednesday granted approval for Emergency Use Listing to Bharat Biotech’s Covaxin; PM Modi urges healthcare workers to take vaccines door-to-door and create awareness by taking the help of local religious leaders; Pakistan has denied use of its airspace to a Srinagar-Sharjah direct flight that was inaugurated by Amit Shah last month.

All this and more news at 9 PM.

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