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  • PM Modi urges people to light candles on Sunday evening to display collective spirit to defeat COVID-19

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi has urged the countrymen to switch off lights of their homes on Sunday at 9 PM for nine minutes and light up diyas, candles or mobile flashlights to display the nation’s collective spirit to defeat coronavirus. In a video message this morning, the Prime Minister said people should maintain social distancing, […]

    PM Modi interacts with all Chief Ministers; Discusses challenges related to spread of COVID-19

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi today held a video conference with all chief ministers to discuss ways to check the spread of coronavirus. Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, Home Minister Amit Shah and top bureaucrats were present along with the prime minister. This is for the second time the prime minister is holding a video conference with […]

    Social organisations play big role in countering superstitions, wrong beliefs, misinformation against COVID-19: PM Modi

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi  today said, social organisations have a big role to play in countering superstitions, wrong beliefs and misinformation. The Prime Minister was interacting with representatives of organizations working for social welfare, via video conference. He appealed to them to spread awareness about the COVID-19 outbreak. Mr. Modi added that people were seen […]

    Control Room established in Bihar Bhawan of Delhi to assist Migrant Labourers

    A control room has been established in Bihar Bhawan, New Delhi to facilitate and provide holistic assistance to the migrant labourers of Bihar. The Resident Commissioner of Bihar, Vipin Kumar said, this control room will work 24X7 and all possible support and assistance will be provided to the people.  These helpline numbers are 011-23792009 and […]

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi urges 130 crore Indians to act as national volunteers in fighting the Corona virus pandemic

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said, 130 crore Indians should act as national volunteers in fighting the pandemic. Interacting with Radio Jockeys, RJs through video conference yesterday, he said that the public should cooperate with police, adding that while police should avoid usage of strong arm tactics, it is also necessary to enforce discipline. The […]

    Govt announces 1.7 Lakh crore package for the poor

    Government today announced a mega relief package of one lakh 70 thousand crore rupees for the poor who need immediate help in the wake of COVID-19 like migrant workers and urban and rural poor. Briefing media in New Delhi this afternoon, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said they have come up with Prime Minister Gareeb Kalyan […]

    PM Modi calls for strict compliance with lockdown; Help desk to be set up for info on COVID-19

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi  has reiterated  that  social distancing is the only way to counter the spread of  COVID-19  saying  the virus does not discriminate and it can infect anyone. Interacting  with  the people  of Varanasi  through video conferencing today,  Mr. Modi said, some people despite being empowered with knowledge are not pay heed to […]

    PM Modi announces a complete lockdown across country for next 21 days

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi has announced that the entire country will go in complete lockdown from midnight tonight. In his address to the nation this evening, Prime Minister said that this lockdown is in a way of curfew and would be more stringent than Janta curfew. He said in view of the current situation of […]

    PM asks people to take lockdown seriously, follow instructions to save themselves, their families

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi said, many people are still not taking the lockdown seriously. In a tweet, he urged people to follow instructions seriously and save themselves and their families. He said, he has requested the State governments to get the rules and laws followed. he Government has asked States to strictly enforce the lockdown […]

    India Fights Corona: PM Modi urges people not to leave their houses in lockdown

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi has urged people not to leave their houses in lockdown districts and states and follow instructions in fight against COVID-19. In a series of tweets,  Mr Modi cautioned people against complacency. Prime Minister has lauded the people for showing their gratitude to Corona warriors like doctors, nurses and sanitation workers. People […]