The management of these institutions will ensure strict use of face masks, social distancing and use of sanitisers in their premises.
Priests performed special rituals and invoked the blessings of the goddess for him, his family and for the prosperity of both the Telugu states.
Jai Ram Thakur said complete monitoring of the areas around Pong Dam is being ensured and rapid response teams have also been formed.
States have been told to ensure sufficient stock of PPE kits and accessories required for culling operations.
Sandeep Kumar Rathi, a resident of Shekhupur Majri village in Haryana's Gurgaon, was held with another man identified as Hemant after 69 gram of heroin were recovered from their possession.
The ministry said an advisory was issued to Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh on January 1, 2021, asking to avoid further spread of the infection.
The state's agriculture minister Virender Kanwar said that poultry samples are being collected from different parts of the state and have been sent for testing for bird flu.
The DGP said some travellers violate laws and do not follow necessary guidelines, especially the Motor vehicle Act, while crossing the tunnel.
Officials said 86-year-old leader Shanta Kumar and his son Vikram Sharma, who also tested positive for COVID-19, have been taken to the hospital as a precautionary measure.
The world's longest tunnel at an altitude of 10,040 feet, Atal Tunnel has become a tourist destination since it was thrown open to the public by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in October.
Issuing the election schedule, State Election Commissioner Parthasarthi Mitra said that the polls to the PRI would be held on January 17, 19 and 21.
The bill was passed in the Himachal Pradesh Assembly on August 30 last year and had received the governor's assent.
As per the National Centre for Seismology (NCS), tremors were felt at 2:07 am about 13 kilometers south-southwest Mandi.
Himachal Pradesh Governor Bandaru Dattatreya's car meets with minor accident on Hyderabad-Vijayawada highway
He was immediately shifted into another vehicle and continued his journey.
The movement has reached a critical juncture as some wrong elements have joined the movement with some suspected NGOs funding it, alleged Kumar.