Cabinet clears ordinance to punish those attacking healthcare personnel; up to 7 yrs jail

The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved an ordinance making acts of violence and harassment against healthcare personnel deployed in combating COVID-19 a non-bailable offence with maximum punishment of seven years and Rs 5 lakh fine, meeting a key demand of health professionals in the wake of recent attacks on them.

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Judicial panel to frame rules for Kerala police department purchases

The Kerala government has appointed a judicial commission to draw up special guidelines and rules to govern purchases of the police department.
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Kejriwal calls meeting with top officers

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has called a meeting of top officers tomorrow to discuss the implementation of ‘ten guarantees’ including uninterrupted power supply, garbage-free Delhi and basic facilities for unauthorised colonies, sources said. Continue Reading