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Mar 3 9 tweets 5 min read
📍𝐀𝐝𝐯𝐢𝐬𝐨𝐫𝐲 𝐟𝐨𝐫 𝐈𝐧𝐝𝐢𝐚𝐧 𝐍𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧𝐚𝐥𝐬/𝐒𝐭𝐮𝐝𝐞𝐧𝐭𝐬 𝐢𝐧 #𝐔𝐤𝐫𝐚𝐢𝐧𝐞 (𝐊𝐡𝐚𝐫𝐤𝐢𝐯)

Potentially dangerous/difficult situations to be expected

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#UkraineRussiaWar 💠Aerial Raids, Attacks by Aircraft/Drones
💠Missile attacks
💠Artillery Shelling
💠Small Arms/Gunfire
💠Grenade Explosions
💠Molotov Cocktails (including by local people/militia)
💠Building Collapse
💠Falling Debris
💠Internet Jamming
💠Lack of Electricity/Food/Water

Feb 24 4 tweets 3 min read
In the budget, 7 main ways are suggested to make agriculture modern and smart.

First - The target is to promote natural farming on mission mode in 5km corridors along the river Ganga: PM @narendramodi

#PMKisan #SMARTkrishi Second- Modern technology in agriculture & horticulture will be made available to the farmers

Third- Empower Mission Oil Palm to reduce import of edible oil

Fourth- Transportation of agricultural products, new logistics arrangements will be made through PM Gati-Shakti plan: PM
Feb 22 4 tweets 3 min read
.@MIB_India orders blocking of Apps, website, and social media accounts linked to banned organization Sikhs For Justice

Ministry used emergency powers under IT Rules on 18th February to block the digital media resources of “Punjab Politics TV”

Details: pib.gov.in/PressReleasePa… Image showcase snip of youtubeImage showcase snip of yout...Image showcase snip of Inst...Image showcase snip of Inst... The contents of the blocked apps, website, and social media accounts had the potential to incite communal disharmony and separatism 2/n

Feb 1 82 tweets 67 min read

Finance Minister @nsitharaman is presenting the Union Budget 2022-23 in Parliament

#AatmanirbharBharatKaBudget #Budget2022

Watch here📺 twitter.com/i/broadcasts/1… Union Finance Minister @nsitharaman rises to present #Budget2022 in Parliament

Watch 📡LIVE📡:

Stay tuned for updates

Jan 31 5 tweets 5 min read
𝗦𝘂𝗺𝗺𝗮𝗿𝘆 𝗼𝗳 𝘁𝗵𝗲 #𝗘𝗰𝗼𝗻𝗼𝗺𝗶𝗰𝗦𝘂𝗿𝘃𝗲𝘆 𝟮𝟬𝟮𝟭-𝟮𝟮

💠India to witness GDP growth of 8.0-8.5 percent in 2022-23

💠Investment is expected to see strong growth of 15% in 2021-22

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#Budget2022 Indian Economy to grow by 9.2% in real terms in 2021-22 supported by widespread vaccine coverage, gains from supply-side reforms & easing of regulations, robust export growth & availability of fiscal space to ramp up capital spending


Jan 31 20 tweets 17 min read
#LIVE now

Press Conference on #EconomicSurvey 2021-22, by Chief Economic Advisor V . Anantha Nageswaran

Economic Survey 2021-22 has been tabled in Parliament today


Catch LIVE Updates Govt. has pursued 4 pronged approach to prepare economy for post-#Pandemic world
Short-term support to economy, especially to vulnerable sections

While keeping a firm eye on fiscal stability in medium term

Structural & supply-side reforms

Process reforms

Oct 8, 2021 7 tweets 7 min read
Government approves the winning bid of M/s Tata Sons’ SPV (M/s Talace Pvt Ltd) for @airindiain disinvestment at an enterprise value of ₹18000 crore

The bid by the consortium led by Ajay Singh was ₹15,100 crore - @SecyDIPAM

#AirIndia Non-core assets including land and buildings with book value of ₹14,718 crore will not be given to the acquirer but will be transferred to GoI's @airindiain Assets Holding Limited (AIAHL) - @SecyDIPAM

Oct 7, 2021 6 tweets 6 min read

Media briefing by @MoHFW_INDIA on current #COVID19 situation in the country

#IndiaFightsCorona #LargestVaccineDrive

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Facebook: facebook.com/pibindia twitter.com/i/broadcasts/1… #COVID19India snapshot

▪️ 3.39 crore total cases

▪️ 2.44 lakh active cases; contributes 0.72% of total cases

▪️ 3.32 crore recoveries; recovery rate 97.95%

▪️ 57.87 crore total tests conducted; case positivity 5.86%

Jul 20, 2021 5 tweets 4 min read
4th round of national sero-survey for #COVID19 - Overall sero-prevalence is 67.6% in the entire population

Amongst the adults in the survey, 62.2% people were not vaccinated, while 24.8% had taken single dose of vaccine and 13% were fully vaccinated - DG @ICMRDELHI 4th Round of National Sero-Survey

Two third of the general population had SARS-CoV-2 antibodies. A third of population did not have antibodies (Still ~ 40 crores vulnerable)

States/districts/areas without antibodies run the risk of infection waves

May 27, 2021 5 tweets 2 min read
Myths & Facts on India’s Vaccination Process

Myth: Centre is not doing enough to buy vaccines from abroad

Fact: Government has remained engaged continuously with all the major international vaccine manufacturers right from mid-2020. 1/n

Read details: pib.gov.in/PressReleasePa… Myth: Centre has not approved vaccines available globally

Fact: Government has proactively eased entry of vaccines approved by US FDA, EMA, UK's MHRA and Japan's PMDA, and WHO's Emergency Use Listing into India in April. 2/n

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May 24, 2021 6 tweets 5 min read
India witnesses steady decline in #COVID19 cases since last 17 days; less than 3 lakh Daily New Cases for eight consecutive days recorded: @MoHFW_INDIA

#IndiaFightsCOVID19 Consistent decline in active cases is recorded since last 22 days; on 10th May 2021 number of active cases were 37,45,237 which is now reduced to 27.20 lakhs active cases: @MoHFW_INDIA
May 6, 2021 36 tweets 30 min read
📡Live Now 📡

So you become #COVID Positive, What's Next?

For answers, watch our webinar and post if you have any other questions/doubts on #COVID19 here👉 I think there is a greater responsibility on patients too.

Doctors say, 80% effort has to be from patients. If a patient does not follow #COVID19 protocols/instructions given by Doctor, panics then it will be more difficult

- Prof. Raghuram, BITS Goa
May 5, 2021 5 tweets 4 min read
#COVID19 Snapshot

State-wise Active cases:

✅12 States with more than 1 lakh active cases
✅7 States with 50,000 to 1 lakh active cases
✅17 States with less than 50,000 active cases

-Joint Secretary, @MoHFW_INDIA Coverage of #COVID19Vaccination (as on 5th May 2021)

Total doses: 16.05 crore

◼️People above 45 years: 12.31 crore
◼️Health Care Workers: 1.58 crore
◼️Front Line Workers: 2.09 crore
◼️People aged 18-44 years: 6.71 lakh

May 5, 2021 8 tweets 6 min read
LIVE Now: Address by #RBI Governor

Watch: Aggregate supply conditions are underpinned by resilience of the agricultural sector, the record footprint productions and buffer stocks in 2021 provide food security and support to the other sector of the economy: RBI Governor, @DasShaktikanta
Apr 22, 2021 5 tweets 4 min read
In phase-lll vaccination the national vaccine strategy aims at liberalized vaccine pricing & scaling up of vaccine coverage

#Phase3Vaccination from 1st May 2021

#IndiaFightsCorona Vaccine manufacturers would supply 50% of their monthly Central Drugs Laboratory (CDL) released doses to Govt. of India and would be free to supply the remaining 50% doses to State Govts. and in the open market

#Phase3Vaccination from 1st May 2021

Apr 22, 2021 5 tweets 4 min read
#Remdesivir is to be given not to everyone who tests positive.

Remdesivir isn't a 'Ram-ban', it only decreases viral load in people who need it.

- Dr. Naresh Trehan, Chairman, Medanta Hospital

#IndiaFightsCoronav Today we have enough oxygen if we try to use it judiciously. We don't want to waste oxygen.

Do not use oxygen as a “security blanket”. Waste of oxygen will only lead to depriving someone who needs it.

- Dr. Naresh Trehan, Chairman, Medanta Hospital

Apr 21, 2021 4 tweets 2 min read
If your O2 saturation is above 94% then there is no problem. But if it is falling after exercise, then, you need to call a doctor. It's important you get the right treatment at the right time: Dr Devi Shetty, Chairman, Narayana Health There is a possibility that you may be asymptomatic, then, doctors will tell you to stay at home, isolate yourself, wear a mask and check your oxygen saturation every 6 hours: Dr Devi Shetty, Chairman, Narayana Health
Apr 21, 2021 4 tweets 2 min read
Dr. Randeep Guleria, Dr. Naresh Trehan and Dr. Devi Shetty addressed some common misconceptions and apprehensions surrounding #COVID19

Here are the highlights of the discussion 👇 AIIMS Director, Dr. Randeep Guleria speaks on who needs oxygen.

In healthy individuals with oxygen saturation 93-94, there's no need to really take high flow oxygen just to maintain your saturation at 98-99 (1/3)

Apr 21, 2021 5 tweets 5 min read

Press briefing on the actions taken, preparedness and updates on #COVID at National Media Centre, #NewDelhi

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Facebook: facebook.com/pibindia twitter.com/i/broadcasts/1… #COVID19India snapshot

▪️ 21,57,548 active caseload

▪️ 1,32,76,039 cumulative recoveries

▪️ 1,82,553 fatalities


Apr 20, 2021 4 tweets 2 min read
PM Modi addresses the nation on the COVID-19 situation

Expresses condolences for the lives lost to the pandemic

Praises doctors, paramedical staff, sanitation workers, ambulance drivers, security forces and police force for their contribution
pib.gov.in/PressReleasePa… Government is working with speed and sensitivity to meet the increasing demand of oxygen;

After 1st May, every person above 18 years can be vaccinated. Half of the vaccine produced in India will go directly to the states and hospitals: PM @narendramodi
Apr 20, 2021 6 tweets 4 min read
#Cabinet approves Memorandum of Understanding between the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand


Read here: pib.gov.in/PressReleasePa… Cabinet approves Mutual Recognition Agreement between the Institute of Chartered Accounts of India and the Certified Practicing Accountant, Australia


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