It said that while there has been a substantial decline in the active and new COVID-19 cases, there is need to maintain surveillance, containment and caution.
The two facilities will be closed in phases and those admitted will be discharged gradually and no new admissions will be made now, a senior home ministry official said.
MoS for Home Affairs Nityanand Rai said that SECC was conducted by Ministry of Rural Development and the then Ministry of Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation in rural and urban areas respectively.
The Ministry of Home Affairs was asked if it had taken cognisance of videographic footage that allegedly showed police using excessive force in some cases.
MoS for Home Affairs Nityanand Rai said that there was no accurate data regarding the number of illegal migrants living in the country as they enter without valid travel documents.
According to the notification by the MHA, an eligible beneficiary desirous of receiving the benefits under the Scheme is hereby required to furnish proof of possession of the Aadhaar number.
The update of the NRC was carried out in Assam to identify bona fide Indian citizens living in the state but the initiative had created a nationwide uproar.
The MHA highlighted that harming or injuring or endangering the life, safety, health or well-being, whether mental or physical, of a transgender person is also a punishable offence.
Three IPS officers have no option but to follow MHA diktat, Bengal government has to relieve them: Rules
The three IPS officers belonging to the Bengal cadre have been called to serve in central deputation in view of the lapses that allegedly led to an attack on JP Nadda's convoy.
In the September 30 guidelines, the MHA had allowed additional activities like opening of cinemas, theatres and multiplexes with up to 50 per cent capacity in areas outside the containment zones.
Satyendra Garg had discussed the details and expected outcomes of the joint border talk held yesterday under his chairmanship at Silchar, Assam.
The petition, filed by Humara Desh Humare Jawan Trust through advocate Ajay Kumar Agrawal, said that the Central government is applying a hybrid pension scheme.
MAI said urgent permission from State governments to reopen cinemas will go a substantial distance in ensuring that the cinema exhibition sector is able to quickly recover.
Cinemas, theatres, multiplexes allowed to open with upto 50 per cent seating capacity and Business to Business Exhibitions will be permitted to reopen.
The MHA has issued new guidelines for opening up of more activities in areas outside the containment Zones. Unlock 4, will come into effect from September 1.