The Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced an assistance of ₹500 crore. The Kerala CM has requested an immediate assistance of ₹2000 crore from the central government. The Hon’ble Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced an assistance of ₹500 crore. CM had requested an immediate assistance of ₹2000 crore. We express our thanks to Centre for the assistance. @PMOIndia @narendramodi — CMO Kerala (@CMOKerala) August 18, 2018 Please follow and like us:Read More →

PM @narendramodi reached Kerala a short while ago. Governor Sathasivam, CM Vijayan, Union Minister @alphonstourism have received him  at the airport. PM @narendramodi reached Kerala a short while ago. Governor Shri Sathasivam, CM Shri Vijayan, Union Minister @alphonstourism and other dignitaries welcomed the Prime Minister at the airport. @CMOKerala pic.twitter.com/x10nKKqKSe — PMO India (@PMOIndia) August 17, 2018 Please follow and like us:Read More →

      Rivers of sorrow To dam is to be damned AJ Philip Depression is what I have been suffering from for the last few days. Every time I watch television or open my Facebook Messenger or WhatsApp, I see images that haunt me. The most captivating image I saw was taken by a photographer of the New Indian Express. It showed a man with a cot on his head trying to cross a bridge which is about to be washed away by the surging flood waters. Floods do not have an epicentre, only earthquakes have it. If the floods in Kerala had anRead More →

Kerala is facing its worst flood in 100 years. The state has opened 80 dams, 324 lives lost and 223139 people are shifted to 1500 relief camps, says Kerala CM while appealing people to donate for CM relief fund.   Kerala is facing its worst flood in 100 years. 80 dams opened, 324 lives lost and 223139 people are in about 1500+ relief camps. Your help can rebuild the lives of the affected. Donate to https://t.co/FjYFEdOsyl #StandWithKerala. — CMO Kerala (@CMOKerala) August 17, 2018   Please follow and like us:Read More →

#KeralaFlood: Central and state govternments must act immediately to provide more help to people of flood affected people as death toll in the state has increased to 164 so far. The situation has deteriorated duo to release of water from Dams triggered by Heavy rainfall in the state since August 8. The people are stranded as bus and train services are suspended in many places due to damage of roads.  The Kochi airport also closed due Flood. The gravity of situation can also be gauged from the fact that 1.67 lakh people are shifted relief camps as their houses are damaged or submerged in waterRead More →

I have lost a father figure. Atal Ji taught me vital facets of both ‘Shaasan’ and ‘Sangathan.’ His noble thoughts will live on and we will fulfil his dreams for the country   I have lost a father figure. Atal Ji taught me vital facets of both ‘Shaasan’ and ‘Sangathan.’ His noble thoughts will live on and we will fulfil his dreams for the country. pic.twitter.com/qr755OQ72o — Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) August 16, 2018 Please follow and like us:Read More →

Chandigarh, August 16 Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has directed the state home department to take further necessary action on the full and final report on sacrilege cases, which was submitted to him today by Justice (Retd) Ranjit Singh. The Justice (retd) Ranjit Singh Commission had earlier, on June 30, submitted Part-I of his report to the CM  related to the incidents of sacrilege at Village Burj Jawahar Singh Wala, Bargari, Gurusar and Mallke, as well as the firing incident of Behbal Kalan and Kotkapura. Incidentally, report was already leaked to media. Even the Punjab APP leaders headed by Sukhpal Singh Khaira have demanded seriousRead More →

Chandigarh, August 16 The Punjab Cabinet has decided to summon the next session of the Punjab Vidhan Sabha from August 24 to August 28, 2018.A decision to this effect was taken at a meeting of the Punjab Cabinet chaired by Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh here at today. With the Cabinet decision, the Punjab Governor has been authorized to convene the 5th Session of 15th Punjab Vidhan Sabha, as per clause (1) of Article 174 of the Constitution of India. Giving details, a spokesperson of the Chief Minister’s Office said that the session would commence on August 24 in the afternoon with obituary references. Legislative BusinessRead More →

Former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee(93) dies today. Here are some key points about the great leader Vajpayee. 1 Atal Bihari Vajpayee was born 25 December 1924 and he was among the founding members of the Bharatiya Jana Sangh 2 He served the country thrice as the Prime Minister of the country including a term of 13 days in 1996, for a period of 11 months from 1998 to 1999, and then from 1998 to 2004 3 Significant things done during his tenure include Nuclear tests- Pokhran-II, Kargil War and Lahore summit  4 He was a member of the Indian Parliament for over four decades and was also the Minister of External Affairs inRead More →