Ministry of Home Affairs

Existing COVID-19 guidelines to continue till March 31: Ministry of Home Affairs

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.

published on : 26th February 2021

MHA orders closure of two Covid-19 centres as cases drop

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.

published on : 24th February 2021

Census 2011 finalised and published, sans caste data: Home Ministry

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.

published on : 10th February 2021

'Delhi Police acted impartially, swiftly during riots', Centre tells Lok Sabha

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.

published on : 10th February 2021

Central govt has the power to deport illegal foreign nationals: MHA

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.

published on : 3rd February 2021

Aadhaar made mandatory for Bru migrants' to avail benefits under rehabilitation scheme

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.

published on : 3rd February 2021

No decision on countrywide roll-out of NRC: Ministry of Home Affairs to parliamentary panel

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.

published on : 2nd February 2021

Ministry of Home Affairs asks States, UTs to protect, rehabilitate transgenders

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.

published on : 23rd January 2021

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.

published on : 12th December 2020

No further relaxation in COVID-19 restrictions till November 30, says MHA

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.

published on : 28th October 2020

MHA official calls on Mizoram Governor amid border issue with Assam

Satyendra Garg had discussed the details and expected outcomes of the joint border talk held yesterday under his chairmanship at Silchar, Assam.

published on : 22nd October 2020

Armymen's trust moves SC against disparity in pensionary benefits to different forces

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.

published on : 21st October 2020

Multiplex operators welcome govt's decision to reopen cinemas from mid-October

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.

published on : 1st October 2020

Unlock 5: Cinema halls, schools can reopen from October 15; here's all you need to know!

Cinemas, theatres, multiplexes allowed to open with upto 50 per cent seating capacity and Business to Business Exhibitions will be permitted to reopen.

published on : 30th September 2020

Unlock 4: Metro rail services to resume from September 7

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.

published on : 29th August 2020
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