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1March 21Health Citizens
Guidelines for Covid-19 Vaccination of Children Between 12-14 Years of Age
2February 28International TravelCitizens
List of Countries/Regions in respect of which primary vaccination schedule completion certificate is allowed to be uploaded
3February 10International TravelCitizens
Guidelines for International arrivals
4January 20Health Citizens
Revised Comprehensive Guidelines for Management of COVID-19 in Children and Adolescents (below 18 years)
5January 20International TravelCitizens
Revised Guidelines for International Arrivals dated 20th January 2022
6January 17Health Citizens
Clinical Guidance for Management of Adult Covid-19 Patients
7January 12Health Citizens
Guidelines for Home Isolation of Mild / Asymptomatic COVID-19 Cases
8January 9Health Citizens
Revised Discharge Policy for COVID-19
9January 9Health Citizens
Revised Advisory for managing Health Care Workers (HCWs) working in COVID and NonCOVID areas of the Health Care Facilities
10January 7International TravelCitizens
List of Countries to be referred to in context of 'Guidelines for international arrivals'
11January 7International TravelCitizens
Algorithm: Guidelines for International Arrivals
12January 7International TravelCitizens
Revised Guidelines for International Arrivals
13January 5Health Citizens
Revised guidelines for Home Isolation of mild /asymptomatic COVID-19 cases
14December 27Health Citizens
Guidelines for COVID-19 vaccination of children between 15-18 years and precaution dose to HCWs, FLWs & 60+
15December 24Health Citizens
COVID Management Guidance for Adults
16November 30Health Citizens
FAQs on SARS-CoV-2 Variant-Omicron
17November 28International TravelCitizens
Guidelines for International Arrivals
18November 26International TravelCitizens
List of Countries to be referred to in context of 'Guidelines for international arrivals'
19November 24Health Citizens
Guideline for the Provision of FP services during and post COVID-19 Pandemic
20November 11International TravelCitizens
Guidelines for International Arrivals updated
21November 1Health Government
Guidelines on Managing Mental Illness in Hospital Settings during COVID-19
22October 21Health Citizens
National Comprehensive Guidelines for Management of Post-COVID Sequelae
23October 20International TravelCitizens
Revised guidelines for international arrivals
24October 20International TravelCitizens
Flow Chart on algorithm for international arrivals
25October 5Health Citizens
Guidelines on operationalization of maternal health services during Covid-19 pandemic
26September 29Health Government
National Guidelines for Safe Dental Practice During Covid-19 pandemic
27August 25Travel and MovementCitizens
Revised Guidelines for domestic travel
28July 28Health Government
COVID-19 Pandemic and Tobacco Use in India
29July 2Health Government
Operational Guidance for COVID-19 Vaccination of Pregnant Women
30June 18Health Citizens
Guidelines for Management of COVID-19 in Children
31June 16Health Citizens
Guidelines on Operationalization of COVID Care Services for Children & Adolescents
32June 14TaxationCitizens
GST rates on various COVID-19 related items such as medicines and equipment reduced till September 30, 2021
33June 14Trade and CommerceCitizens
Export of Remdesivir injections and its APIs allowed in a restricted manner
34June 8Financial SystemCitizens
Contractual/ outsourced staff working in central government departments to be considered 'on duty' during state lockdowns in April-June 2021
35June 8Health Miscellaneous
Revised Guidelines for implementation of National COVID Vaccination Program
36June 7Health Citizens
Advisory for Rational use of Remdesivir for COVID-19 Treatment
37June 7International TravelCitizens
SOP for Administration of Second Dose of Covishield Vaccine Prior to Prescribed Time Interval to Travel Abroad for specific purposes
38June 1Health Citizens
Clinical Guidance on Diagnosis and Management of Diabetes at COVID-19 Patient Management Facility
39June 1TaxationBusinesses
Various relaxations provided for GST compliances extended, including waiver of late fee and reduced interest rates for delayed payment
40June 1Trade and CommerceCitizens
Export of Amphotericin B injections restricted
41May 31TaxationCitizens
Amphotericin B exempted from the levy of IGST, customs duty, and health cess till August 31, 2021
42May 31TaxationCitizens
COVID-19 relief supplies imported on payment basis (for free distribution) also exempted from IGST till August 31, 2021
43May 31TaxationCitizens
IGST exemption on free import of COVID-19 relief supplies (for free distribution) extended till August 31, 2021
44May 29TaxationCitizens
GST Council constituted a Group of Ministers to examine the need for GST exemptions/ concessions on COVID-19 relief supplies
45May 28International TravelCitizens
Travel and visa restriction related to COVID-19 extended
46May 28TaxationCitizens
GST Council approved various compliance-related relaxations such as waiver of late fee and reduced interest rates for late payment
47May 27Health Citizens
Guidelines for near to home COVID vaccination centers for elderly and differently abled citizens.
48May 24Health Citizens
Updated detailed guidelines on clinical management of COVID-19 protocols for adults
49May 21MediaBusinesses
Advisory to social media platforms regarding curbing misinformation related to COVID-19
50May 20TaxationCitizens
Deadlines extended for various compliances under the Income Tax Act, 1961
51May 19Health Citizens
Clinical guidance for management of adult COVID-19 patients
52May 19Health Citizens
ICMR Advisory for COVID-19 Home Testing using Rapid Antigen Tests
53May 17Health Citizens
Clinical guidance for management of adult COVID-19 patients
54May 16Health Citizens
SOP on COVID-19 Containment & Management in Peri-urban, Rural & Tribal areas
55May 15Trade and CommerceCitizens
Relaxations provided under Gas Cylinders Rules, 2016 to fast track approvals for imported cylinders and pressure vessels for storage of medical oxygen
56May 14Trade and CommerceGovernment
Supplies required for containment of COVID-19 exempted from the Public Procurement (Preference to Make in India) Order, 2017 till September 2021
57May 9Health Citizens
ICMR Advisory on Screening, Diagnosis & Management of Mucormycosis
58May 7MediaBusinesses
Advisory to social media platforms regarding curbing misinformation related to COVID-19
59May 7TaxationCitizens
Rs 2 lakh limit on cash payment relaxed in case of hospitals, COVID-19 care centres, and other medical facilities providing COVID-19 treatment
60May 6Health Citizens
SOP for COVID vaccination of people without prescribed identity card through CoWIN
61May 5Health Citizens
Revised guidelines for home isolation of mild/asymptomatic COVID cases
62May 5Health Government
Advisory issued to states to ensure that all hospitals have plan of action to ensure no fire incidents occur in health facilities and they have access to uninterrupted power supply
63May 4Health Citizens
ICMR Advisory for COVID-19 testing during the second wave of the pandemic
64May 3Health Miscellaneous
Augmentation of human resources for COVID-19
65May 3TaxationCitizens
COVID-19 relief supplies imported for donation/ free distribution exempted from IGST till June 30, 2021
66May 1TaxationCitizens
IGST rate on import of oxygen concentrators for personal use reduced to 12% till June 30, 2021
67May 1TaxationBusinesses
Various relaxations provided for GST compliances, including waiver of late fee and reduced interest rates for delayed payment
68April 30TaxationCitizens
Deadline for certain compliances under the Income Tax Act, 1961 extended till May 31, 2021
69April 30Trade and CommerceCitizens
Oxygen concentrators imported for personal use to be permitted as gifts for customs exemptions till July 31, 2021
70April 29Administrative ServicesGovernment
Containment measures with validity until May 31, 2021 issued to states. Containment zones and community measures prescribed.
71April 28Administrative ServicesGovernment
Transfer of officers of the Ministry of Labour and Employment prohibited till May 31, 2021 as a preventive step for COVID-19
72April 27Financial SystemGovernment
Certain financial rules relaxed for procurement of medical and other essential supplies by Indian missions
73April 27TaxationCitizens
Deadline for making payments under the Direct Tax Vivad se Vishwas Act extended from April 30, 2021 to June 30, 2021
74April 27TaxationCitizens
Deadline for issuing certain notices/ orders under the Income Tax Act extended from April 30, 2021 to June 30, 2021
75April 26Trade and CommerceCitizens
Dedicated helpdesk set up by CBIC to expedite customs clearance of imports related to COVID-19
76April 26Trade and CommerceCitizens
Dedicated helpdesk set up by DGFT to resolve issues being faced in exports/ imports related to COVID-19
77April 25Essential Goods and ServicesGovernment
Guidelines prohibiting industrial use of medical oxygen issued to state governments.
78April 25Travel and MovementBusinesses
All charges for ships carrying oxygen and related equipment cargo waived
79April 24Financial SystemGovernment
Certain financial rules relaxed for procurement of medical and other essential supplies by certain departments
80April 24Health Citizens
DGCI gives a restricted emergency use approval to the Zydus Cadila’s ‘Virafin’ for treating the patients showing moderate COVID-19 symptoms
81April 24Health Government
Indian Railways provides COVID care coaches to state authorities
82April 24Health Citizens
Imports of COVID-19 vaccine, ventilators, and medical oxygen (and all related equipment's) exempted from customs duty and health cess till July 31, 2021
83April 23Administrative ServicesGovernment
Regional Passport Office in Mumbai suspended operations of all Passport Office Kendras to contain the spread of COVID-19.
84April 23DefenceGovernment
Defence Minister delegates emergency financial powers to Armed Forces Medical Services to provide services to armed forces and aid the civil administration
85April 23Essential Goods and ServicesGovernment
State governments advised to rationalise oxygen allocation and map available oxygen generating plants.
86April 23Financial SystemGovernment
RBI extended the higher limit allowed to states for Ways and Means Advances for six months till September 2021
87April 23Food DistributionCitizens
Additional food grains to be provided to NFSA beneficiaries in May and June 2021 under Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana
88April 23Labour and EmploymentGovernment
Service measures taken by ESI Corporation during recent surge of COVID-19 pandemic
89April 23Trade and CommerceBusinesses
Control room in DPIIT to monitor the issues of internal trade, manufacturing, delivery and logistics of essential commodities during Covid pandemic
90April 22Essential Goods and ServicesGovernment
Advisory issued to implement measures to ensure reasonable pricing and supply of essential drugs like Remedesivir and Toclizumab
91April 22Essential Goods and ServicesGovernment
Advisory issued to union territories to ensure reasonable pricing and supply of essential drugs like Remedesivir and Toclizumab
92April 22Essential Goods and ServicesGovernment
Guidelines issued to state governments to ensure adequate supply of medical oxygen.
93April 22Financial SystemBusinesses
RBI reviews dividend declaration norms for banks in view of COVID-19 pandemic
94April 22Health Citizens
Guidelines on proning for self care during COVID 19
95April 22Health Citizens
Clinical guidance for management of adult COVID-19 patients
96April 21Health Citizens
Liberalised Pricing and Accelerated National Covid-19 Vaccination Strategy
97April 20Health Citizens
Protocol for Management of Covid - 19 in the Paediatric Age Group
98April 20Health Citizens
Imports of Remdesivir injections and related ingredients exempted from customs duty till October 31, 2021
99April 20Law and OrderGovernment
Guidelines to prevent and control spread of COVID-19 in prisons and correctional homes issued
100April 19Essential Goods and ServicesGovernment
Central government asks state governments to ensure availability of essential supplies at fair price
101April 19Health Government
Physical attendance of the officers of the level of Under Secretary or equivalent and below to be restricted to 50% for all central level organisations
102April 18Essential Goods and ServicesGovernment
States and union territories directed to take measures to prohibit supply of oxygen for industrial supply
103April 18Essential Goods and ServicesGovernment
Orders issued to state government to comply with oxygen supply plans drafted by an Empowered Group under the Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade.
104April 18Health Government
Indian Railways to run trains for transporting liquid medical oxygen and oxygen cylinders
105April 17Travel and MovementCitizens
Indian Railways takes various measures to contain the spread of the resurgence of COVID-19 pandemic
106April 16Health Businesses
Under COVID Suraksha Program, Department of Biotechnology provides financial support to Bharat Biotech and certain PSUs for enhancing production capacities
107April 13Administrative ServicesGovernment
Preventive measures in offices of Ministry of Information and Broadcasting to contain the spread of COVID-19
108April 13Health Businesses
Department of Biotechnology provides additional funds towards clinical studies of mRNA-based COVID-19 vaccine HGCO19 developed by Gennova Biopharmaceuticals based in Pune
109April 13Health Citizens
Sputnik-V vaccine approved for restricted use in emergency situation
110April 12Administrative ServicesGovernment
Notice regarding restricting attendance of employees in offices of the Railways Board
111April 11Health Businesses
Guidance on COVID Vaccination at Work Places
112April 11Health Miscellaneous
Exports of Injection Remdesivir and Remdesivir Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (API) till the COVID situation in the country improves
113April 11Trade and CommerceBusinesses
Export of Remdesivir and Remdesivir APIs prohibited
114April 8Travel and MovementCitizens
State-wise quarantine regulations as of April 8, 2021
115April 7Financial SystemCitizens
Monetary policy stance to remain accommodative to mitigate impact of COVID-19 on the economy
116April 7Financial SystemCitizens
RBI issues directions regarding asset classification and income recognition following the expiry of COVID-19 regulatory package
117April 6MediaBusinesses
Ministry of I&B issues advisory to all private TV channels for disseminating messages for COVID-appropriate behaviour and vaccination of eligible persons
118April 1Trade and CommerceBusinesses
Credit Guarantee Scheme for Subordinate Debt (CGSSD) extended up to September 30, 2021
119April 1Travel and MovementBusinesses
Certain permit requirements for vehicles carrying oxygen waived
120March 31Health Miscellaneous
Guidelines on COVID vaccine payment through PMJAY by hospitals to National Health Authority
121March 30Travel and MovementMiscellaneous
Enhanced Surveillance for COVID-19 protocol at airports
122March 26Travel and MovementCitizens
Extension of validity of permits under Motor Vehicles Act, 1988 for vehicles till June 30, 2021.
123March 23International TravelCitizens
Travel and Visa restrictions extended till April 30, 2021
124March 23International TravelCitizens
Restrictions on international travel of passengers extended till April 30, 2021
125March 17MediaBusinesses
Guidelines to community radio stations for promotion of COVID-19 appropriate behaviour and vaccination
126February 26Administrative ServicesGovernment
Union Territories directed to extend containment measures issued in January, 2021 till March 31, 2021.
127February 26Travel and MovementGovernment
Containment measures with validity until April31, 2021 issued to states.
128February 17International TravelCitizens
Flow Chart on SOP for international arrivals
129February 13Health Businesses
SOP on preventive measures to contain spread of COVID-19 in offices
130January 19Essential Goods and ServicesGovernment
India started vaccine delivery to neighbouting countries and key partner countries
131January 18EnvironmentBusinesses
The period between April 1, 2020 to March 31, 2021 not be considered for calculation of validity of prior environment clearances
132January 8Travel and MovementMiscellaneous
Guidelines for the carriage of COVID-19 vaccines packed in Dry Ice by air
133January 1Travel and MovementBusinesses
Validity of Airfrare Band extended to Feb 24, 2020
134December 9Travel and MovementBusinesses
Validity of NOC for scheduled and non-scheduled commuter/air transport services extended till Dec 31, 2021
135November 11Essential Goods and ServicesGovernment
Guidelines for operation of Anganwadi Services during Covid-19
136November 10Health Citizens
Aarogya Setu Data Access and Knowledge Sharing Protocol, 2020 extended for another six months (up to May 2021)
137November 5EducationCitizens
UGC issues safety guidelines for reopening of universities and colleges. For centrally funded institutions, the head of the institution will decide regarding reopening based on the situation. For other institutions, decision will be taken by the respective state government.
138November 5International TravelCitizens
Guidelines for International Arrivals updated
139November 5Travel and MovementBusinesses
SOPs for Re-opening of Museums, Exhibitions and Art Galleries, on preventive measures to contain spread of COVID-19
140November 2Financial AidBusinesses
Government extends the ECGS announced under the Aatma Nirbhar Bharat Abhiyaan by 1 month till November 30, 2020.
141October 29TaxationCitizens
LTC cash voucher scheme for government employees extended to non-government employees as well with exemption from income tax
142October 27TaxationCitizens
Deadlines for filing declaration and paying dues extended to December 31, 2020 and March 31, 2021, respectively, for availing benefits under the Direct Tax Vivad se Vishwas Act
143October 24TaxationBusinesses
Deadline for filing GST annual return and reconciliation statement for 2018-19 extended by two months to December 31, 2020
144October 24TaxationCitizens
Deadline for filing income tax return for assessment year 2020-21 extended to December 31, 2020 (January 31, 2021 in certain cases)
145October 23Financial SystemCitizens
Scheme guidelines to provide relief to borrowers from payment of interest on interest on loans during the moratorium period
146October 16Travel and MovementBusinesses
Guidelines for holding cultural events/activities in Virtual / Online mode under various scheme components of Central Sector Scheme ‘KalaSanskriti Vikas Yojana’ (KSVY)
147October 15EducationCitizens
Extension of academic calendar for classroom classes in Universities (to begin from December 1 now)
148October 15Trade and CommerceBusinesses
SOPs to hold business to business trade exhibitions during COVID-19 were issued.
149October 15Travel and MovementBusinesses
SOPs for Cultural Functions & Programs on preventive measures to contain spread of COVID-19
150October 13Travel and MovementCitizens
Ministry of Railways approves 196 pairs of Festival Special services
151October 12Financial AidGovernment
The government announced measures to stimulate demand and encourage the Centre and states to undertake capital expenditure
152October 9Financial SystemBusinesses
RBI announced measures to enhance liquidity, boost exports and improve credit to certain sectors
153October 9SportsCitizens
Ministry of Sports and Youth Affairs releases SOP for training of sportspersons at swimming pools in a COVID-19 environment.
154October 7Administrative ServicesGovernment
Preventive measures to contain the spread of COVID-19 - guidelines regarding attendance of government officials.
155October 7Travel and MovementCitizens
Refund on cancellation of air tickets during lockdown
156October 6MediaCitizens
MIB issues SOPs for Exhibition of Films on preventive measures to contain spread of COVID-19.
157October 5EducationCitizens
MHRD publishes SOP for Health and Safety protocols for Reopening of Schools. The guidelines also contain a SOP for serving mid-day meals in schools
158October 3SportsCitizens
Sports Authority of India issues guidelines (SOP) for high-performance athletes who are training at SAI centres and tested positive for COVID-19.
159September 30TaxationCitizens
Revised time limit specified for certain compliances under the customs, excise, and other laws, through the Taxation and Other Laws Act, 2020
160September 30TaxationCitizens
Deadline for filing income tax return for assessment year 2019-20 extended by two months to November 30, 2020
161September 29Corporate AffairsBusinesses
Relaxations in certain compliances under the Companies Act initially provided on March 24 upto September 30 has been extended to December 31, 2020.
162September 29Financial SystemGovernment
Extension of Interim Relaxation in WMA limits and overdraft regulations for States till March 31, 2021
163September 28Corporate AffairsBusinesses
LLP Settlement Scheme which permitted delayed filings under the LLP Act up to September 30, 2020, extended to December 31
164September 28Corporate AffairsBusinesses
Companies Fresh State Scheme which permitted delayed filings under the Companies Act up to September 30, 2020, extended to December 31
165September 28Financial SystemGovernment
Revised expenditure limits specified for certain ministries/ departments for the first two quarters of 2020-21 will be continued for the Oct-Dec quarter, with limits reverted for three departments
166September 24EducationCitizens
UGC issues revised guidelines on Academic Calendar for first year students for the academic year 2020-21.
167September 24Financial SystemBusinesses
Suspension of initiation of corporate insolvency resolution proceedings under IBC extended till December 25, 2020.
168September 23EducationCitizens
UGC invites applications from higher education institutions to offer online and open distance learning programmes (as per its September 4 guidelines).
169September 23Financial SystemGovernment
Ministries/ departments need to seek approval of the Dept. of Expenditure to transfer any funds from certain specified heads of expenditure to any other head
170September 23Travel and MovementCitizens
Updated guidelines for domestic travel allowing baggage limit as per airlines policy
171September 15EducationCitizens
MHRD releases eight-week alternative academic calendar by NCERT for the secondary stage.
172September 15Travel and MovementCitizens
Ministry of Railways announces 20 additional Special trains from 21.09.2020
173September 10Financial SystemMiscellaneous
Conditions for issuance of e-insurance policies in light of COVID, valid till March 31, 2021.
174September 8Travel and MovementCitizens
Updated state-wise quarantine guidelines.
175September 5Travel and MovementCitizens
Indian Railways to run additional 40 pairs of more special trains w.e.f. 12th September 2020
176September 4EducationCitizens
UGC issues new guidelines on open and distance learning.
177September 4Financial SystemGovernment
Ministries/ departments to take measures to reduce administrative expenditure, including no creation of new posts (including statutory posts) and reviewing appointment of consultants and their fees and reducing them to the minimum requirement
178September 4Financial SystemBusinesses
Report of the Expert Committee to recommend financial parameters for COVID related stress
179September 3EducationCitizens
AICTE strictly advises institutions to charge the fees commensurate with the facilities that they are providing during pandemic and not charge fees for those portions which are not accessible to students currently (such as hostel and transport fee).
180September 2EnergyBusinesses
One time relaxation on 25% of last year revenue limit for lending working capital loans to dicoms
181September 2International TravelCitizens
RT-PCR test to be made available on pilot basis at entry airports for international arriving passengers
182September 2Travel and MovementBusinesses
Limit on capacity for operating domestic flights increased from 45% to 60%
183September 1EducationCitizens
CBSE issues a compilation of significant guidelines release in context of secondary and senior school certificate examinations for the year 2020-21.
184September 1EducationCitizens
AICTE Circular to technical universities regarding fee payment. Universities should not charge fee for subsequent courses. Students cancelling admission till November 10 should get refund (except for a Rs 1,000 deduction).
185August 31Financial SystemBusinesses
Relaxation from credit rating agencies recognizing default due to restructuring of debt induced by COVID
186August 31Financial SystemGovernment
Rs 3,500 crore loan signed with the Government of Japan as official development assistance for COVID-19 crisis emergency response support
187August 31Financial SystemBusinesses
Extension of deadline for processing documents for FPIs from certain jurisdictions which are still facing lockdown restrictions.
188August 29Law and OrderCitizens
Unlock 4.0 guidelines issued (in force till September 30, 2020)
189August 27EducationCitizens
Extension of DBT-Junior Research Fellowship and DBT-Research Associateship fellowship on account of COVID-19.
190August 24Administrative ServicesGovernment
Directions regarding office attendance - Railways
191August 24Corporate AffairsBusinesses
List of eligible CSR activities expanded to include publicly funded medical research
192August 24Corporate AffairsBusinesses
CSR Rules amended to expand CSR policy to include medical research undertaken in the normal course of business and COVID research.
193August 23Food DistributionGovernment
Directions to States/UTs to include all eligible disabled persons under the National Food Security Act 2013
194August 23MediaBusinesses
Ministry of Information and Broadcasting releases SOP on preventive measures for Media Production to contain spread of COVID-19. Face masks to be mandatory for entire cast and crew, except for actors in front of the camera.
195August 22International TravelCitizens
SOPs for international travel under Vande Bharat mission and Air Transport Bubble arrangements
196August 22TechnologyBusinesses
Aarogya Setu introduces Open API Service to enable organizations to check the status of Arogya Setu and integrate it into its various Work from Home features
197August 21LegislatureCitizens
Guidelines for Conduct of General Election/Bye election during COVID-19
198August 20EducationGovernment
Virtual inspection to be carried out for schools which have registered for an upgradation to Senior/Senior Secondary. For other schools, the required inspection (under the Affiliation Bye Laws, 2018) has been withdrawn due to COVID-19.
199August 19EducationCitizens
In view of the current scenario, the PGDM / MBA institutions are allowed to admit the students on the basis of marks obtained in qualifying examination instead of the CAT, XAT, CMAT, ATMA, MAT or GMAT examination as these examinations could not be conducted in many states. This is a one time option only for the AY 2020-21.
200August 19EducationCitizens
MHRD publishes Students Learning Enhancement Guidelines. The guidelines (report) contains findings of the survey undertaken by NCERT in various schools regarding opinion on digital education.