rural

COVID Think Tank | We needed logistics like FedEx, Amazon: Ved Arya

The RCRC Founder talked about how essential medical supplies were not reaching people in time to make a difference because of a lack of robust logistic infrastructure

published on : 16th June 2021

Sarpanches told to take lead role in Swachha Sankalpam

Speaking to mediapersons at the Panchayat Raj Commissioner office at Tadepalli near here, the minister called upon the sarpanches to take part in the drive to keep their villages clean.

published on : 15th June 2021

Five-year-old falls in 150-ft-deep borewell in Uttar Pradesh's Dhariyai village, rescue operation on

The incident took place about 8:30 am under Nibohara police station area in Fatehabad in Agra rural.

published on : 14th June 2021

12 institutes from Bihar selected for central government's green awards

This time for this prestigious award, 1000 higher educational institutions from across the country had participated, out of which only 400 were screened eligible fro this wards.

published on : 10th June 2021

CM Udasi: Farmer-friendly politician who contributed to rural development

A person who had a good rapport with all, he was much sought after during political crises in both the Janata Dal and BJP. 

published on : 9th June 2021

High active Covid cases in rural Karnataka still worrisome

Several dists see more cases in hinterland compared to urban areas

published on : 8th June 2021

Odisha government expands Phase-III vaccination of 18-plus age group to 22 more districts

The decision to add more districts was taken after the State government received 2.27 lakh doses of Covishield on Saturday along with a commitment of getting 6.45 lakh doses more this month.

published on : 7th June 2021

1179 villages in Maharashtra's Nanded district become coronavirus-free

Nanded district has so far recorded over 90,000 coronavirus positive cases and more than 1,800 people have died due to the viral infection till now.

published on : 5th June 2021

COVID-19 claims more youths in rural Odisha than in urban areas

As many as 68,604 samples were tested including 21,570 through RT-PCR during the period bringing down the positivity rate to 11.26 per cent.

published on : 5th June 2021

25% of rural fuel bunks might close if pandemic persists for another year: Dealers assn prez

Twenty-Five per cent of rural petrol bunks will be forced to shut shop if the Covid situation continues for another year as petroleum dealers are struggling to stay afloat.

published on : 5th June 2021

Delay, but hold Board exams for Class 10, 12: Karnataka rural schools

Minister of Primary and Secondary Education Suresh Kumar S, in a release said the decision on SSLC and second PU examinations will be taken at the earliest. 

published on : 3rd June 2021

Private hospital in Perumanallur barred from admitting Covid patients

The Joint Director of Medical and Rural Health Services on Tuesday barred a private hospital in Perumanallur from admitting Covid patients following complaints of exorbitant treatment charges.

published on : 2nd June 2021

Jharkhand's Doctor Didi taking care of domestic animals, traditional livelihood

Looking after goats and backyard poultry, the trained women provide veterinary support in rural areas and become financially independent, by Mukesh Ranjan

published on : 30th May 2021

The contest between belief and relief

Romanticising rural India or for that matter the bucolic parts of any country can be emotionally satisfying because everyone craves pastoral purity.

published on : 30th May 2021

37L being offered work under NREGS: Official

Informing that about 8.28 crore person days were completed as on Friday, a senior official said they are taking every initiative to meet the target set by the CM.

published on : 29th May 2021
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