The meeting was attended by Cabinet Secretary, Principal Secretary to PM, Home Secretary, Health Secretary & Officials from Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Minstry of Road Transport, Pharmaceuticals, NiTi Aayog.

New Delhi: The Ministry of Home Affairs on Thursday said that no restriction shall be imposed on the movement of...

Online registrations for this year's Amarnath Yatra commenced on April 15

Everyone above the age of 18 to be eligible to get Covid-19 vaccine, said the government.

As per the Union Health Ministry, as many as 3,14,835 new COVID-19 cases and 2,104 deaths were reported, taking the total cases to 1,59,30,965, including 22,91,428 active cases.

Nearly 3 lakh new cases and over 2,000 deaths were reported in India on Wednesday, a record-high since the pandemic broke out last year. 

According to the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), 27,27,05,103 samples have been tested for COVID-19 up to April 21. Of these, 16,51,711 were tested yesterday.

An oxygen tanker leaked while tankers were being filled at Dr Zakir Hussain Hospital here today.

Officials are present at the spot, operation to contain the leak is underway.

Meanwhile, the class 12 board examination conducted by the Council of Higher Secondary Education (CHSE), Odisha is postponed. The examination will be held once the COVID-19 situation improves.