Recent updates on COVID-19 --- Government of India

As per Government of India Press Information Bureau (PIB) Bulletin released on 1-April-2020 related to COVID matters , key items are listed below.


ECI appoints Special Expenditure Observer for Jharkhand

The Election Commission of India has appointed Shri B Murali Kumar (ex IRS 1983) as Special Expenditure Observer for the forthcoming Elections to the Legislative Assembly of Jharkhand.


JMM chief Hemant Soren bracing for a direct contest with BJP's Raghubar Das for the chief minister's post - Jharkhand Assembly Election 2019

Jharkhand is now bracing for a direct contest between JMM's Hemant Soren and the BJP's Raghubar Das for the chief minister's post, as opposition alliance projecting Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) chief Hemant Soren as its face for the upcoming state assembly elections.The opposition alliance announced its seat-sharing arrangement at a press meet, handing 43 seats to the JMM, 31 to the Congress and seven to the RJD.


Is BJP focus shifting from Maharashtra to Jharkhand?

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) now focused on Jharkhand 2019 Assembly Elections while government in Maharashtra yet to be formed, party president Amit Shah is meeting senior leaders from the state to finalise the list of candidates for the upcoming elections.


Jharkhand Assembly Election-2019: EC announces five-phase polling from 30 Nov, votes to be counted on 23 Dec

After Maharashtra and Haryana, Jharkhand is the third state to go to polls in five phases from 30 November with counting on 23 December, the Election Commission(EC) announced.


Former Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj Passes Away At 67

She was admitted to AIIMS earlier today after suffering a cardiac arrest.


CM YS Jagan Seeks Modi’s Support To Bail AP Out Of Financial Hardship

YS Jagan called on Modi here on Tuesday along with delegation of YSRCP MPs to represent to the latter of the need for the Centre's support to help Andhra Pradesh bounce back on the path of development, whilst apprising him of slew of innovative administrative and welfare measures being taken up by the YSRCP government in the State.


KCR Does Aerial Survey Of Godavari, Visits Kaleshwaram Project

He flew in a helicopter over the river and visited various places along its 140 km course from Medigadda to Dharmapuri. KCR inspected the river which came alive following incessant rains over last one week and huge inflows from upstream.