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Centre moves SC seeking extension of time for framing guidelines for Covid ex-gratia | India News

NEW DELHI: The Centre has moved the Supreme Court seeking extension of time granted by the apex court to the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) to frame guidelines for ex-gratia compensation to families of those who died of Covid-19 by another four weeks. The apex court had in its June 30 verdict directed NDMA to …

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Amitabh Kant gets one-year extension as NITI Aayog CEO

Amitabh Kant has been given an extension of one year as the chief executive officer (CEO) of federal policy think tank NITI Aayog, according to an official order. Kant, an Indian Administrative Service official of the Kerala cadre, has been instrumental in several policy initiatives of the government, including ‘Make in India’, ‘Start-up India’, and …

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Niti Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant gets one-year extension | India News

NEW DELHI: Niti Aayog Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Amitabh Kant was on Tuesday given one-year extension till June 2022, according to a Personnel Ministry order. This is a third extension for the 65-year-old civil servant in the post. The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet has approved the extension in tenure of Kant for a further …

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Bengal govt. extends COVID-19 restrictions till July 15

The West Bengal government on Monday extended the restrictions placed in view of the COVID-19 pandemic till July 15, but allowed certain relaxations for the operation of public transport. “Government and private buses, autorickshaws and e-rickshaws will be allowed to operate with 50% passengers,” Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said, adding that such vehicular movement would …

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