Rail union demands compensation on a par with frontline workers in case of death on duty during Covid
More than 65,000 have recovered and joined their duties again, a parity in compensation would be of great help for the families, the union said.
Centre said steel plants have raised the production of by-product liquid oxygen so that the demand for the essential public health commodity could be met.
City’s daily quota should be hiked from 490 MT to 976 MT as thousands of Covid beds will be ready in 10 days.
The service of Oxygen Express trains was announced by Railways Minister Piyush Goyal on Sunday evening and a ramp was built by the Central Railway at Kalamboli overnight.
He said that India and South Africa along with 57 other WTO members have co-sponsored a proposal for temporary and limited-scope waiver from certain provisions of the TRIPS.
The minister also emphasised on the need for proportional and simultaneous discussions on both trade and investment so that the two sides have a balanced outcome.
Piyush Goyal said the use of modern tools and techniques can help in increasing shrimp production to 6-7 lakh tonnes from 40,000 tonnes.
Goyal had written a letter to the Punjab government asking it to implement a system for direct payment to farmers for crop procurement.
Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal has thanked the Rail Parivaar for their dedication and efforts during the pandemic.
The third phase of COVID-19 vaccination for all above 45 years begins from today.
Goyal had on Monday dismissed the allegations that two nuns and postulants were attacked in UP as baseless. He said Pinarayi was lying to appease the minority community for vote-bank politics.
Vijayan's reaction comes a day after the Union Minister had rejected the charge that the nuns and two others were 'attacked' in Jhansi by some Bajrang Dal activists.
Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal dismissed the allegations that two nuns and postulants were attacked by ABVP workers at Jhansi railway station in Uttar Pradesh as baseless.
TRS MPs Joginapally Santosh Kumar, KR Suresh Reddy and others called on Goyal in Delhi on Wednesday.
Goyal said that currently, there were two routes from Hyderabad to Vijayawada and work on a third line was in progress.