Patna, August 5 (UNI) In view of the importance of media in influencing policy actions as well as people’s mindsets, behaviors and social norms, the UNICEF has joined its hands with the fourth estate for it’s active support in advocacy and action to improve the low rates of breastfeeding within first hour of birth as well as exclusive breastfeeding for first 6 months in Bihar.
Bhubaneswar, August 5 (UNI) The diarrhea situation in all the seven affected districts in Odisha is fully under control, official sources here on Friday said.
Participating in a review meeting held under the Chairmanship of Chief Secretary SC Mohapatra, the District Collectors of Rayagada, Koraput, Nabarangpur, Sonepur, Nuapada, Gajapati and Jharsuguda said the diarrhea situation in their districts is under control.
The Chief Secretary has been informed by the district collectors that the drinking water sources have been disinfected and adequate quantity of medicines and ORS packets have been kept ready in all the sub centers and with the ASHA, Anganwadi workers and ANMs,
As per the information so far out of the total 680 people affected by diahorrea 610 have been cured, 53 are under treatment and 17 died as they reached the hospital late.
Bhubaneswar, August 5 (UNI) Odisha government has enhanced the upper age limit for entry into government service from 32 to 38 years for three years in post covid period.
Kolkata, August 5 (UNI) The CBI, probing the multi-crore rupees cattle smuggling case, has issued
a fresh summon notice to West Bengal ruling Trinamool Congress’ Birbhum district president
Anubrata Mondal asking him to appear before the investigation officials on Monday, (August 8) official sources said on Friday.
Port Blair, August 5 (UNI) The Hoteliers Association of Andaman & Nicobar and all the Tourism Stakeholders have expressed their gratitude to the Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Amit Shah,
Union Home Minister, Nirmala Sitharaman, Finance Minister and the GST Council for favorably considering the demand for exemption of GST on tickets of private ferry services used for
passenger transportation including tourists in the islands.