1). From April 20 activities permitted include agricultural, horticultural, farming, procurement of agri products, 'mandis': MHA guidelines (PTI)
2). Shops of farm machinery, its spare parts, supply chain, repairs, 'Custom Hiring Centres' related to machinery to remain open from April 20: (MHA)
3). Mumbai Police conduct Flag march at Mulund on Wednesday.
4). Death toll due to Covid-19 touches 377; number of cases rise to 11,439, reports (PTI) quoting health ministry.
5). Probe role of Railways Ministry for migrant crisis: Congress to government
6). Take steps to avoid repeat of Bandra gathering: Sharad Pawar to govt
7). Fresh guidelines for COVID lockdown 2.0: Govt bars all public activities
8). This year we will have a normal monsoon. Quantitatively the monsoon rainfall, during the monsoon season 2020, is expected to be 100% of its long period average with an error of +5 or -5% due to model error: Madhavan Rajeevan, Secretary, Ministry of Earth Sciences (MoES).
9). MP Govt to Transfer Rs 1000 to Accounts of Workers Stranded in Other States“Many workers of MP are stuck in other states. They couldn't return when lockdown was extended. We talked to other CM's to make arrangements for their food and shelter. We've decided to transfer Rs 1000 in accounts of such workers. They'll be able to withdraw it wherever they are,” MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan said, according to (ANI).
10). Google thanked packaging, shipping and delivery workers for their selfless work with a #doodle on Wednesday
Courtesy: Abhishek Pandey