Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan told reporters here on Wednesday that the withholding bills indefinitely was reminiscent of the “colonial period” when governors enjoyed unbridled discretionary powers.
Government doctors have welcomed the introduction of a new medico-legal protocol for the examination of arrested individuals and remand prisoners by medical practitioners.
The brain-damaging virus has killed two people and infected three others in Kozhikode district.
In a bid to keep the scheme up and running, the state is considering releasing its share of the project cost to schools in case the Centre further delays its share of funds.
An impressive 4,96,240 AAY yellow cardholders had collected their Onam kits from their respective ration shops as of Monday, making up 92% of the total.
This year, Kerala Government spent a whopping Rs 18,000 crore as allowances and welfare activities as part of Onam.
General Education Minister V Sivankutty said on Monday that the state was ready to adopt the student and take all steps to continue his education in a school in the state.
Only 2.60 lakh out of 5.87 lakh yellow ration card holders across the state have so far received the free kits, official sources said, attributing the delay to a technical glitch in the network.
During the raids, evidence emerged that some dealers, under the cover of exemption type approval certificates for battery-driven scooters, were altering motors and batteries.
The association argues that the order unfairly burdens doctors who are already grappling with excessive workloads.
The suggestion on concessions was made via a letter of Nitin Gadkari, Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways, the to CM, dated June 26.
The minister said many universities were having temporary VCs owing to the governor’s delay in signing the Bill.
On June 5, the day of its launch, connectivity was provided to 17,412 government offices and 2,105 BPL houses, and a cable network was laid down to connect 9,000 houses.
The Finance Commission sets the limit for open market borrowings by the states.