The Centre, via the May 28 notification, delegated the power to grant citizenship to the Collectors of 13 more districts -- Morbi, Rajkot, Patan, and Vadodara in Gujarat, Jalore, Udaipur, Pali, Barmer, and Sirohi in Rajasthan, Durg and Balodabazar in Chhattisgarh, Faridabad in Haryana and Jalandhar in Punjab -- and to the Home Secretaries of Haryana and Punjab.
Bhubaneswar: Amidst the surge of COVID-19 cases in the country, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on Friday issued an order to extend the existing guidelines for surveillance, containment by respective States. Such guidelines will remain in force till March 31, 2021. Though there has been a substantial decline in the active and new COVID-19 […]
Bhubaneswar/New Delhi: As India nears the end of the fourth phase of lockdown, the Ministry of Home Affairs on Saturday came up with a fresh set of guidelines to be imposed in Lockdown 5.0. The fifth phase of lockdown beginning June 1 will be in force till June 30 in all the containment zones while […]
New Delhi: Following instances of violations of lockdown 4.0 norms at various places, the Centre on Thursday directed states and UTs to “scrupulously adhere” to all measures on restrictions mandated by the Ministry of Home Affairs or laid down by them. Union Home Secretary Ajay Bhalla in a letter to all Chief Secretaries emphasized that […]