Category Articles: Central Government

Significant Decline in Maternal Mortality Ratio (MMR) from 130 to 97

November 30, 2022
Significant Decline in Maternal Mortality Ratio (MMR) from 130 to 97

New Delhi: In a new milestone, there has been a significant decline in the Maternal Mortality Ratio (MMR) in the country. Congratulating the country on this achievement, Dr Mansukh Mandaviya, Union Minister of Health & Family Welfare praised the remarkable progress in effectively lowering the Maternal Mortality Ratio (MMR) and stated in a tweet: Significant Decline in the Maternal Mortality Ratio from 130 in 2014-16 to 97 per lakh live births in 2018-20. The various healthcare initiatives...Read More

CBI arrests two CGST officers working in Ankleshwar, Gujarat

November 13, 2022
CBI arrests two CGST officers working in Ankleshwar, Gujarat

New Delhi: Central Bureau Of Investigation (CBI) has arrested a Superintendent and an Assistant Commissioner of Central Goods and Service Tax (CGST) in a bribery case involving the sum of Rs. 75,000. The accused arrested are Dinesh Kumar, Superintendent, and Yashwant Kumar Malviya, Assistant Commissioner of CGST. Both accused are working with CGST, Ankleshwar in the Bharuch district of Gujarat. DeshGujaratRead More

Central University of Gujarat in Vadodara to start function from June 2024

November 10, 2022
Central University of Gujarat in Vadodara to start function from June 2024

Vadodara: The academic activities will start from June 2024 for the students at the new campus of the Gujarat Central University being built near Kundhela in Vadodara. The groundbreaking of the new campus of Central University was performed in June 2022. The university functions under the Central Government. The campus is being built near Kundhela between Vadodara and Dabhoi. The education in the new campus will start in June 2024. Around 20 percent construction of the campus is finished at p...Read More

MHA empowers 2 District Collectors in Gujarat to give citizenship to Afghan, Pak, Bangladesh Minorities

November 01, 2022
MHA empowers 2 District Collectors in Gujarat to give citizenship to Afghan, Pak, Bangladesh Minorities

New Delhi: The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) through a notification on Monday empowered the collectors of Mehsana and Anand districts in Gujarat to grant citizenship certificates to six minority communities from Afghanistan, Bangladesh and Pakistan. These communities are - Hindu, Sikh, Parsi, Christian, Buddhist and Jain The October 31 notification was issued under the Citizenship Act, of 1955 and is not related to the new Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), 2019, which is yet to come into effect...Read More

PM to flag off Bhavnagar – Jetalsar and Asarva – Udaipur train on Converted Broad Gauge Line

October 30, 2022
PM to flag off Bhavnagar – Jetalsar and Asarva – Udaipur train on Converted Broad Gauge Line

Ahmedabad: Prime Minister on the 2nd day of his visit i.e. 31st October, will dedicate to the nation two railway projects worth over Rs. 2900 crores at Asarva, Ahmedabad. These projects include the Ahmedabad (Asarva) – Himmatnagar – Udaipur Gauge Converted Line and Lunidhar-Jetalsar Gauge Converted Line. Prime Minister will also flag off new trains between Bhavnagar - Jetalsar and between Asarva - Udaipur. With a view to have a uni-gauge rail system across the country, Railways is convert...Read More

C295 Transport Aircraft Manufacturing: A Big Boost to Development of Defence Industrial Complex

October 29, 2022
C295 Transport Aircraft Manufacturing: A Big Boost to Development of Defence Industrial Complex

Gandhinagar: As PM Narendra Modi will lay the foundation stone of the Tata-Airbus-owned facility to manufacture C295 military transport planes on October 30 2022, India will enter an illustrious league of about only a dozen nations with the capacity to manufacture military transport aircraft. Development of Military Air Transport Complex: Tata-Airbus combine had said that C295 manufacturing is “the first Make in India aerospace programme in the private sector involving the full development ...Read More

PM Narendrabhai Modi may flag off Ahmedabad – Udaipur train on newly built Broad Gauge track

October 29, 2022
PM Narendrabhai Modi may flag off Ahmedabad – Udaipur train on newly built Broad Gauge track

Ahmedabad: Prime Minister Narendrabhai Modi is likely to Flag off a train connecting Ahmedabad to Udaipur on newly commissioned broad gauge line between the two places. The Prime Minister may address a public gathering on this occasion in Ashok Mill compound in the evening on 31st of October. The Prime Minister is on three days visit to Home State from 30th October to 1st November. He is also scheduled to address three functions at Kevadiya and Tharad during the day. The North-Western Railways ...Read More

Transport Aircraft for IAF to be made in India by Airbus Defence & TATA consortium

October 27, 2022
Transport Aircraft for IAF to be made in India by Airbus Defence & TATA consortium

New Delhi: In a major boost to ‘Make in India’ and domestic aviation manufacturing, Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi will lay the foundation stone of a transport aircraft manufacturing project for the Indian Air Force (IAF) at Vadodara, Gujarat on October 30, 2022. Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh, Minister of Civil Aviation Shri Jyotiraditya M Scindia and Gujarat Chief Minister Shri Bhupendrabhai Patel are among those who will attend the function. It may be recalled that the Cabinet Com...Read More

PM Narendrabhai lauds people of Gujarat for completion of Jal Jeevan Mission

October 26, 2022
PM Narendrabhai lauds people of Gujarat for completion of Jal Jeevan Mission

Gandhinagar: The Prime Minister, responding to a tweet by Gujarat Minister Shri Rushikesh Patel about 100 percent completion of Har Ghar Jal, praised the enthusiasm of people of Gujarat. The Prime Minister tweeted; “ગુજરાતના લોકોને ખૂબ ખૂબ અભિનંદન...આ જળ શક્તિ પ્રત્યે લોકોનો ઉત્સાહ દર્શાવે છે.” ગુજરાતના લોકોને ખૂબ ખૂ...Read More

Air craft manufacturing in Vadodara ; PM Narendrabhai Modi to lay foundation stone

October 26, 2022
Air craft manufacturing in Vadodara ; PM Narendrabhai Modi to lay foundation stone

Vadodara: Prime Minister Narendrabhai Modi is likely to lay foundation stone of manufacturing plant of Indian Air Force (IAF) transport aircraft at Vadodara. He is likely to do this honor from Leprosy ground in Vadodara in the afternoon on October 30th which shall be his first public programme during a three-day tour of poll-bound home-State. With this Gujarat is likely to have first private aircraft manufacturing facility as part of Rs. 22,000 crore worth deal the defence ministry of India h...Read More