PM to inaugurate submarine Optical Fibre Cable connecting Chennai and Port Blair on Monday: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate and dedicate to the nation through video conferencing the submarine Optical Fibre Cable (OFC) connecting Chennai and Port Blair on Monday.
India touches new peak of 7,19,364 tests in single day: In a new high, India has scaled the peak of testing more than 7 lakhs tests in a single day. Continuing the streak of more than 6 lakh tests in a single day for several days, India’s tests have grown exponentially. 7,19,364 tests were done in the last 24 hours.
PM Modi launches financing facility of Rs. 1 lakh cr under Agriculture Infrastructure Fund: Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the financing facility of Rs. 1 lakh crore under the Agriculture Infrastructure Fund on Sunday at 11 AM via video conferencing.
Andhra Pradesh: 7 dead as fire breaks out in COVID-19 facility: Seven people were killed on Sunday in a fire that broke out at a hotel in Andhra Pradesh’s Vijaywada.
Flood situation in Bangladesh improves as rivers recede: The flood situation in Bangladesh has improved as most of the rivers are receding across all the four major river basins in the country.
Sri Lanka: Mahinda Rajapaksa sworn-in as Prime Minister: In Sri Lanka, Mahinda Rajapaksa took oath as the Prime Minister for the fourth time on Sunday morning.
Aatmanirbhar Bharat: RM announces import embargo on 101 defence items: In an effort towards Aatmanirbhar Bharat initiative, the Department of Military Affairs (DMA), Ministry of Defence (MoD) has prepared a list of 101 items for which there would be an embargo on the import beyond the timeline indicated against them.
Union Health Minister lauds contribution of states in popularizing e-Sanjeevani: Dr. Harsh Vardhan, Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare, on Sunday presided over a review meeting with States/UTs on the “eSanjeevani” and “eSanjeevani OPD” platforms as 1.5 lakh tele-consultations were completed on the tele-medicine service platforms of the Health Ministry.