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Nashik To Get Central Government's Wellness Centre Soon: Maharashtra Govt

Maharashtra's Nashik City is now the fourth in the State to have a Central Government Health Scheme (CGHS) centre. The centre will be run by the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW). "The Wellness centre of Nashik will provide OPD treatment, issue medicine, and a host of other benefits," said official. In addition, the CGHS centre will cover 1.6 lakh people of Nashik.

Mon, 03 Jan 2022 - 09:28 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Nashik , Maharashtra Government, health center, CGHS wellness centre, Beneficiaries

Courtesy: The Print

New Year's Firework

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Maharashtra Govt Releases Do's & Don'ts On New Year Amid Omicron Threat

Amid rising number of Omicron and COVID-19 cases, the Maharashtra Government imposed restrictions during New Year's celebration. The imposed restrictions include organising new year's event, for open ground & auditorium events, only 25% and 50% occupancy allowed, respectively. It also includes a ban on fireworks and crowd gathering on streets, especially in Gateway of India, Marine Drive & Juhu Beach.

Wed, 29 Dec 2021 - 07:37 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: New Year's, Maharashtra Government, Mumbai, Covid-19, omicron

Courtesy: Zee News

Tata Motors signs MoU with Maharashtra Govt

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Tata Motors & Maharashtra Govt Signs MoU For Vehicle Scrappage Centre

Tata Motors joined hands with the Maharashtra Government to set up a registered vehicle scrapping policy (RSVP) in the state. A company official signed the MoU, on December 17, for scrappage centre with a capacity of recycling 35,000 vehicles (end of passage & commercial) vehicles in a year. The Maharashtra Industry, Energy and Labour department will ensure legal approvals, rules and regulations of the new facility. 

Sat, 18 Dec 2021 - 06:12 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: TATA Motors, Maharashtra Government, Vehicle Scrapping Policy, Mumbai, MoU

Courtesy: News18


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RT-PCR Test Cost Reduces To Rs 1,975: Mumbai

Cost of RT-PCR test for COVID-19 has been reduced to Rs. 1,975 in Mumbai. The price control committee of the Maharashtra Health Department emphasised reducing the cost which was Rs 3,900 per test earlier. However, after repeated nudging of the State Government and Chief Secretary Pradeep Vyas, the MIAL reduced the price. The new price will be in effect immediately, especially when the global Omicron threat is increasing in Mumbai.

Wed, 15 Dec 2021 - 12:14 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Mumbai, Maharashtra Government, RT-PCR test, Covid-19, omicron

Param Bir Singh And Maharashtra CM

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Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray Signs Suspension Proposal Of Param Bir Singh

Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray, on December 2, signed the State Home Minister's proposal of suspending Param Bir Singh, the Ex Commissioner of Police (CP) Mumbai. The decision was based on recommendations of Debashish Chakravarti, single member panel investigating Param Bir Singh's extortion case. His suspension is proposed under the Rule 3 of the All India Services Act, 1969. The criminal charges investigation against Param Bir Singh is… read-more

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 - 11:38 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Param bir Singh, extortion case, Maharashtra Government, CM Uddhav Thackeray, Mumbai

Courtesy: Free Press Journal

Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray

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Cinema Halls To Be Open From Oct 22 As Per SOPs: Maha Govt

Maharashtra government has issued the SOPs to open cinema halls and open-air programs from October 22 in the state after almost one and a half years. Reportedly, the cinemas, theatres, and multiplexes can only run on 50% of the total capacity. Besides, the rules are mandatory: the Aarogya Setu app, thermal screening of visitors, adequate social distancing. However, non-vaccinated persons can enter the theatre.

Tue, 12 Oct 2021 - 12:35 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Maharashtra Government, Cinema halls, SOP, Theatres

A Doctor inside the hospital.

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Maharashtra Resident Doctors Calls Indefinite Strike Against Govt

To force the Maharashtra government to fulfill their demand, the Maharashtra State Association of Resident Doctors (MARD) started an indefinite strike in the state on October 1. The association wants the academic fee should be waived off and hostel conditions should be made more comfortable. ''TDS Shouldn't be deducted from the stipend of resident doctors of BMC,'' said a MARD member. Reportedly, the strike will only end after written… read-more

Fri, 01 Oct 2021 - 09:30 AM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Doctors Strike, Maharashtra Government, MARD

Courtesy: ANI

Crowd at Aarey Milk colony in Goregoan.

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Maha Govt Faces Backlash, Tribals Say Won't Shift From Aarey

The residents of three tribal hamlets at Aarey Milk Colony in Goregaon started the protest against Maharashtra Government after it tried to relocate them from their land allocated to the Force One Training Centre. The government has assured them alternative accommodations but the tribals are against shifting from the Aarey. However, the tribals' leader will take further decisions after meeting forest department officials on September 27.

Mon, 27 Sep 2021 - 02:28 PM / by Harsh V Singh

Tags: Aarey Milk Colony, Goregaon, Uddhav Thackeray, Maharashtra Government, Force One

Courtesy: Mid Day

Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray

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Maha CM Appealed Dahi Handi Organizers To Not Celebrate Festivities

Concerned about the Covid-19 prevalent in the state, Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray requested Dahi Handi Organizers to avoid celebrating festivities for 2021. Thackeray met the organisers in a virtual meet and asserted that the treat of Covid-19 is not over yet. The organisers can celebrate through organising blood donation camps and donation of Covid-19 treatment equipment. Thackeray also mentioned the Opposition who protested against the… read-more

Tue, 24 Aug 2021 - 02:16 PM / by Ettishree Shukla

Tags: Maharashtra Government, CM Uddhav Thackeray, Dahi Handi Mandal, Janmashtami

Courtesy: The Times of India


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Mumbai: Section 144 imposed; Night Curfew From 11 pm-5 am

Amid a gradual rise in Covid-19 cases in the city, the BMC announced on August 4 that the night curfew in Mumbai will remain unchanged every day from 11 pm to 5 am. However, the movement of people will not be moderated between 5 am - 11 pm, but large gatherings will be curtailed. Notably, stores and other essential services will be functional until 10 pm every day.

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 - 11:45 AM / by Umang Bafna

Tags: Mumbai, section 144, Maharashtra Government, Covid-19

Courtesy: The Livemint