Underlining that the Covid pandemic is still not over and dengue is on the rise, he stressed the need to practise utmost care and preventive behaviour.
Almost 7 lakh to10 lakh jobs were created just for this festival. Expectations are that besides festival demand, improved business sentiments may well see employment, including contract jobs, at pre-pandemic level this year itself
The user base of the B2B marketplace spiked by 30 per cent during the festive offers event. It added that transactions from Tier-II and Tier-III cities rose sizeable as several new shopping hotspots emerged.
The district administration has restricted assembly of more than four people in public place, carrying of firearms and other weapons, celebratory firing, and use of "Chinese manjha", or glass-coated kite string.
Almost every bank is trying to lure customers with attractive offers, from low interest rates to zero processing fees.
Addressing the nation, PM Modi urged Indians to follow Covid-19 protocols ahead of the festive season, even after getting vaccinated.
Devotees cross embers during Sri Veerabhadreshwara Swamy Kendotsava, in Chikmagalur, Karnataka.PTI Photo
Rashtriya Janata Dal MLA Bhai Birendra clashes with BJP MLA Sanjay Saravgi during the Winter Session of the state Assembly, in Patna.PTI Photo
Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu conducts proceedings in the House during the Winter Session of Parliament, in New Delhi.RSTV/PTI Photo
Low visibility due to a layer of smog at Vijay Chowk, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/Kamal Kishore
The newly appointed Naval Chief Admiral R Hari Kumar hugs his mother during his charge taking ceremony at South Block, in New Delhi.PTI Photo
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