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Quota for Covid warriors' children in MBBS, BDS admissions

Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare Harsh Vardhan announced on Thursday that the central government has introduced a new category for the children of Covid warriors in the guidelines for selection and nomination of candidates against the Central Pool Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery(MBBS) andBachelor of Dental Surgery(BDS) seats for the academic Year 2020-21. Read more

Penalty for not wearing mask in public in Delhi raised from Rs 500 to Rs 2,000

Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday said that the pe...