Amid the Covid-19 pandemic crisis, Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced PM-CARES fund of Rs 10 lakh for children who have lost their parents to the coronavirus. These children will receive a monthly stipend amount once they turn 18. Apart from other benefits, they will get a lump sum amount of Rs 10 lakh from PM-CARES when they turn 23.
New Delhi: The PM-Cares has allocated funds for the installation of 500 medical oxygen plants across the country within three months, considering the rising demand for the life-saving gas in the wake of the raging second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic. The order for the installation of the medical oxygen plants was placed on April […]
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to direct the Centre to transfer the contributions made to the PM CARES Fund for battling the COVID-19 pandemic to the National Disaster Response Fund (NDRF). A bench headed by Justice Ashok Bhushan said that voluntary contribution can always be made to the NDRF as there is […]
Bhubaneswar: At a time when the coronavirus pandemic has emerged as the biggest threat to mankind, a leading numismatist from Odisha has decided to auction his rare collection of coins to generate funds for the fight against COVID-19. A resident of Bhubaneswar, Debi Prasad Mangaraj has been collecting coins with the help of his father […]
Mumbai: At a time when not only India but the entire world is fighting against the Covid-19 pandemic, several eminent personalities from Bollywood and the world of sports have come forward to contribute in the fight against coronavirus. While Bollywood actor Vicky Kaushal pledged to contribute Rs 1 crore to PM-CARES and Maharashtra Chief Minister […]
New Delhi: PM Narendra Modi here on Monday urged the social welfare organisations to support the government amid the coronavirus epidemic. Interacting with representatives of social organisations through video link, PM Modi said the nation was facing an “unprecedented crisis and needs their service and resources like never before.” These organisations, he said, could play […]