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District panchayat aid for renal patients

Scheme to support those whose annual income is less than ₹3 lakh The Ernakulam district panchayat has formulated a scheme to provide financial support to patients requiring dialysis. The scheme envisages supporting those whose annual income is less than ₹3 lakh. District panchayat president Ullas Thomas said that the scheme has been included in the […]

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Ernakulam district records over 74.14% polling

Ernakulam constituency registers lowest voting percentage at 65 Ernakulam recorded 74.14% polling, as per data made available at 8.45 p.m. The calculation is not inclusive of postal votes. About 76.53% of male voters (9,91,308) and 71.85% of women voters (9,73,040), and 10 of the 27 transgender voters cast their votes across the 14 constituencies in […]

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Three RMM district secretaries join DMK

Retd. HC judge also becomes member Three district secretaries of the Rajini Makkal Mandram and senior office-bearers on Sunday joined the DMK in the presence of party president M.K. Stalin. A DMK press release said Thoothukudi district secretary A. Joseph Stalin, Ramanathapuram district secretary K. Senthil Selvananth, Theni district secretary R. Ganesan, IT wing leader […]

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Alappuzha district slipping into election mode

All parties engaged in finalising candidates With the State Election Commission announcing the dates for the local body polls, Alappuzha district is slowing slipping into poll mode. All major political fronts are indulging in hectic parleys over seat-sharing and finalising candidates. Leader of the Opposition Ramesh Chennithala who attended a meeting of the United Democratic […]

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Udupi District Hospitalto be upgraded soon

Home Minister and Udupi district in-charge Basavaraj Bommai on Wednesday said that the State government will upgrade the Udupi District Hospital to a 300-bed facility. Speaking after handing over ventilators to the district administration, Mr. Bommai said that Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa has approved of the proposal for upgrading the hospital. The Finance Department would […]

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Pune district reports more than 150 new cases; death toll exceeds 200

Aurangabad district breaches 1,000-case mark with 59 fresh cases Pune districted reported 159 new COVID-19 cases over the last 24 hours with the cumulative tally (including deaths and recoveries) climbing to 4,177 cases. Five deaths were reported on Monday taking the fatalities to 211 so far, according to authorities. Pune Divisional Commissioner Deepak Mhaisekar said […]