Category Articles: Central Government

Centre to bear cost of vaccinating 3 crore Health Workers and Front Line Workers in first stage: PM

January 11, 2021
Centre to bear cost of vaccinating 3 crore Health Workers and Front Line Workers in first stage: PM

New Delhi: Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi chaired a high level meeting with Chief Ministers and Administrators of all States and Union Territories to review the status and preparedness for COVID-19 vaccination on 11th January, 2021, via video conferencing. Coordinated battle against the virus Prime Minister paid obeisance to former Prime Minister Shri Lal Bahadur Shastri on his death anniversary. He lauded the constant coordination and communication between the Centre and the States, an...Read More

First regular industrial exhibition in Gujarat after pandemic kicks off in presence of two union ministers

January 09, 2021
First regular industrial exhibition in Gujarat after pandemic kicks off in presence of two union ministers

Surat: First regular business exhibition has been organized in Gujarat after a prolong period of Covid-19 pandemic and lockdown since March 2020. Surat International Textile Expo (SITEX) was inaugurated by union textile minister Smriti Irani and minister of State in Centre Debashri Chaudhary. The exhibition has 110 stalls. It has been held at Sarsana absed Surat International Exhibition and Convention Centre. by The Southern Gujarat Chamber of Commerce and Industry and Southern Gujarat  trade a...Read More

Centre sanctions Industrial Disputes Gujarat amendment Bill

January 09, 2021
Centre sanctions Industrial Disputes Gujarat amendment Bill

Gandhinagar: Central approved The Industrial Disputes (Gujarat Amendment) Bill, 2020 with the President of India's assent on 01.01.2021. The Gujarat Assembly had passed this bill, aimed at ushering in various labour reforms, on 22nd September presented by Minister Dilip Thakor. “Labour laws reforms have been done in line with Ease of Doing Business on instructions of the CM Shri Vijay Rupani as per vision of the Prime Minister” said Vipul Mittra IAS, ACS of the Labour & Employment ...Read More

PM Modi to e-dedicate two development projects, perform e-Shilanyas for other two in Gujarat later this month

January 07, 2021
PM Modi to e-dedicate two development projects, perform e-Shilanyas for other two in Gujarat later this month

Gandhinagar: Prime Minister Narendrabhai Modi will on January 16 inaugurate Kevadia railway station and Kevadia - Vadoara railway line in Central Gujarat virtually and deliver an address through video conference. On January 18, the Prime Minister will lay foundation stone for Ahmedabad Metro rail project phase-2 from New Delhi in virtual mode. He will also perform e-foundation stone laying for Surat Metro rail project. He will deliver address via video conference on this occasion. These d...Read More

Gigantic equipments for Paradeep Odisha, 88th K9-Vajra tank flagged off from L&T Hazira

January 04, 2021
Gigantic equipments for Paradeep Odisha, 88th K9-Vajra tank flagged off from L&T Hazira

Surat: Union minister Dharmendra Pradhan today flagged off 88th K-9 Vajra tank manufactured at L&T complex Hazira in Surat. The minister also flagged off super critical equipment - Ethylene Oxide Reactor, , Wash Tower and deethanalyzer at Ro-Ro jetty of L&T. It's worth noting that L&T made Ethylene Oxide Reactor is going to be installed at Indian Oil Corporation (IOL) facility at Paradeep in Odisha. Pradhan said L&T Hazira unit is a living example of Atmanirbhar Bharat. He said IOC is under its ...Read More

Centre to launch Sagarmala Seaplane Services (SSPS) with potential airline operators; Surat proposed as one of hubs

January 04, 2021
Centre to launch Sagarmala Seaplane Services (SSPS) with potential airline operators; Surat proposed as one of hubs

New Delhi: Ministry of Ports, Shipping and Waterways is initiating the process of commencing operations of the Seaplane services, on the select routes, under a Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV) framework through prospective airline operators. The project execution and implementation would be through Sagarmala Development Company Ltd (SDCL), which is under the administrative control of the Ministry. Several destinations are envisaged for seaplane operations.The proposed Origin-Destination pairs un...Read More

In pictures: Chief Minister reviews under-construction Sea bridge to Bet Dwarka on site

December 31, 2020
In pictures: Chief Minister reviews under-construction Sea bridge to Bet Dwarka on site

Okha: Chief Minister Vijay Rupani today visited the construction site of Okha - Bet Dwarka sea bridge. Construction of a signature bridge, one of dream projects of Prime Minister Narendrabhai Modi is underway. According to the State government communication, it will be the longest sea bridge of India. The Chief Minister visited the in-sea site of the bridge construction in hovercraft and also received briefing on the same with the help of the model of proposed bridge. DeshGujarat Read More

Live: Prime Minister Narendra Modi virtually lays Foundation Stone for AIIMS Rajkot

December 31, 2020
Live: Prime Minister Narendra Modi virtually lays Foundation Stone for AIIMS Rajkot

Rajkot: The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi laid the foundation stone of AIIMS Rajkot through a video conference today. Union Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan, Governor Gujarat Acharaya Devvrat, Chief Minister Gujarat, Shri Vijay Rupani were present on the occasion. Speaking on the occasion, the Prime Minister remembered the efforts of the millions of doctors, health workers, scavengers and other frontline corona warriors who have constantly put their lives at stake to protect humanity. He lauded...Read More

PM Modi to lay foundation stone of Light House Projects at six sites including Rajkot

December 30, 2020
PM Modi to lay foundation stone of Light House Projects at six sites including Rajkot

New Delhi: Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi will lay the foundation stone of Light House Projects (LHPs) under Global Housing Technology Challenge-India (GHTC-India) at six sites across six States on 1st January 2021 at 11 AM via video conferencing. Prime Minister will also announce winners under Affordable Sustainable Housing Accelerators - India (ASHA-India) and give out annual awards for excellence in implementation of Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana - Urban (PMAY-U) Mission. During the event,...Read More

Dry run for COVID-19 Vaccination successfully conducted in four states including Gujarat

December 29, 2020
Dry run for COVID-19 Vaccination successfully conducted in four states including Gujarat

New Delhi; Union Ministry of Health & Family Welfare conducted a two-day dry run for activities entailed in Covid-19 vaccination in four states Assam, Andhra Pradesh, Punjab and Gujarat on 28th and 29th December 2020. Backed with the experience of rolling out Universal Immunization Programme (UIP) and conducting nationwide multiple wide-range injectable vaccination campaigns such as measles-rubella (MR) and adult Japanese Encephalitis (JE) campaign, required steps are being undertaken to vacc...Read More