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Give ₹35,000 to PM-CARES for bail, says Jharkhand High Court

Court also says that Aarogya Setu app must be downloaded The Jharkhand High Court has granted bail to a former Member of Parliament and five others on condition of contributing ₹35,000 each to the PM-CARES Fund and downloading the Aarogya Setu mobile application. Six petitioners — including former BJP MP Som Marandi, Vivekanand Tiwari, Amit […]

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Donations pour in for COVID-19 fund

PM’s mother, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee among donors. Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s nonagenarian mother Hiraba on Tuesday donated ₹25,000 from her personal savings to a special fund set up to fight the coronavirus pandemic in the country. She deposited the money in the PM-CARES Fund, created by the Centre to help in efforts […]

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RIL commits ₹500 crore to PM CARES fund

Firm gives ₹5 crore each to Maharashtra, Gujarat Reliance Industries Ltd. (RIL) announced a donation of ₹500 crore towards PM-CARES Fund in response to the call given by the Prime Minister to support the nation’s fight against the COVID-19 onslaught. In addition, the company has also contributed ₹5 crore each to the governments of Maharashtra […]