Governor Harichandan said it is a matter of great pleasure for him to complete two years as the Governor of Andhra Pradesh and he can never forget the love and affection he received from the people.
India has been informed about the handing over of the body by the Taliban to the ICRC and Indian authorities are working on bringing it back, they said.
Sources said some staff of the blood bank noticed smoke coming out of the second floor and informed the fire brigade which rushed to the spot.
Singapore Red Cross Society had donated medical equipment worth Rs 4.5 crore to the state branch.
Managements prefer only a few experienced teachers for online classes, leaving the remaining faculty with no income, work or job security.
The nodal officer was all praise of TANA for the donations and said the organisation has also come forward to donate one ambulance each to 13 districts.
The company has also donated 5,300 Oppo bands style to the frontline warriors of the Delhi Police, Greater Noida Authority, and Cyberabad Police.
As Odisha is gearing up to brave the impending cyclone, he urged people to be alert, stay safe and follow the standard operating procedures issued by the State government and Central agencies.
As Odisha braces for a tropical storm, preparedness for relief distribution has been scaled up to extend support to the people in distress in the affected areas post cyclone.
It says more people have been diagnosed with the illness in Asia over the past two weeks than in the Americas, Europe, and Africa combined.
Doctors with MBBS or equivalent degree from any country as minimum qualification can volunteer.
The assistance was announced as India saw a record single-day rise of 3,60,960 coronavirus cases, which pushed the total tally to 1,79,97,267.
He virtually participated in the closing ceremony of the rally held by AP State Branch of IRCS, to mark the centenary year of Red Cross in the country.
Speaking on the occasion, Biswabhusan praised the Red Cross volunteers for their self-less service during the Covid-19 lockdown.
IRCS regional coordinator, Chittoor-Nellore-Prakasam, G Ravi Kumar said 100 Red Cross youth wing volunteers came forward and enrolled their names.