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Last updated: June 28, 2022, 12:14 IST

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401May 22Trade and CommerceBusinesses
extension of period for completion of remittances against certain imports from six months to twelve months from the date of shipment made on or before July 31, 2020
402May 22Trade and CommerceBusinesses
earlier procedure of issuing physical copy of certificate of Origin (CoO) for exports to Thailand and Vietnam under ASEAN-India FTA restored
403May 22Travel and MovementBusinesses
Engineering and operational preparedness guidelines for commencing domestic air travel
404May 22Travel and MovementCitizens
Launch of e-module for reporting of Indian seafarers awaiting their repatriation at foreign port/ship due to COVID-19.
405May 21EducationCitizens
Undergraduate and postgraduate students can avail credits by completing courses on SWAYAM (MOOC portal)
406May 21Financial SystemBusinesses
Credit rating agencies should upgrade the rating from default to non-investment grade after a period of 90 days based on the satisfactory performance by a company.
407May 21Financial SystemGovernment
Outsourced persons in various departments of GoI during COVID lockdown (till May 31) should be treated as 'on duty' for payment of wages.
408May 21Law and OrderCitizens
MHA guidelines to states on delineation of containment zones and implementation of night curfew
409May 21MediaBusinesses
Extension of Grant of permission Agreements for community radio stations up to October 31, 2020 for those expiring on or before June 30, 2020
410May 21Travel and MovementCitizens
Guidelines for resuming domestic passenger air travel from May 25, 2020
411May 21Travel and MovementCitizens
Directions for permitting domestic passenger air travel from May 25, 2020 to a limited extent of the approved capacity of Summer Schedule 2020
412May 21Travel and MovementCitizens
Guidelines for passengers related to resumption of domestic air travel from May 25, 2020
413May 21Travel and MovementCitizens
Central Motor Vehicles (Relaxation of fees) Order, 2020 - to allow relaxation in payment of fee for certain activities such as obtaining driving licenses, transfer of vehicle ownership, etc.
414May 21Travel and MovementCitizens
Fare limits set by Ministry of Civil Aviation for domestic passenger flights
415May 20Financial AidBusinesses
Cabinet has given its approval for the special liquidity scheme for NBFCs/HFCs to address their liquidity stress. This was announced by RBI governor in April, 2020 and by the Finance Minister in May under the Aatma Nirbhar Bharat Abhiyaan.
416May 20Financial AidBusinesses
Cabinet has given approval for Emergency Credit Line Guarantee Scheme, to provide an additional funding of up to Rs three lakh crore, as announced by the Finance Minister for Aatmanirbhar Abhiyaan.
417May 20Financial SystemBusinesses
SEBI issues advisory on disclosure of financial impact of COVID-19 on listed entities. They will be required to update SEBI with impact on profitability, financial and capital resources, liquidity position and assets, supply chain, including others.
418May 20Law and OrderCitizens
Exemption from domestic air travel from national lockdown
419May 20Law and OrderCitizens
Exemption for conducting 10th and 12th board examinations during national lockdown
420May 20Travel and MovementCitizens
Guidelines for Train Services beginning on 1st June 2020
421May 20Travel and MovementBusinesses
Training to ensure pilot proficiency for operational and flying requirements
422May 20Travel and MovementBusinesses
Resumption of flying training activities by flying training organisations
423May 19Law and OrderCitizens
Revised SOPs for travel of stranded workers by trains
424May 19Law and OrderGovernment
Exemption from attendance in government offices for persons with co-morbidities undergoing treatment, persons with disabilities and pregnant women
425May 18Health Businesses
Process for manufacture, sale and distribution of vaccines for prevention and treatment of COVID-19 infection
426May 18Labour and EmploymentBusinesses
Reduction in PF contribution by employers and employees from May-July
427May 18Law and OrderCitizens
Measures to be taken by states on movement of migrant labour
428May 18Law and OrderGovernment
Guidelines for attendance in government offices
429May 17Financial SystemGovernment
Finance Minister announces additional government steps under Aatma Nirbhar Bharat Abhiyaan including: (i) increased allocation for MGNREGA, and (ii) Increase in borrowing limits of States from 3% to 5% of GSDP for 2020-21.
430May 17Law and OrderCitizens
Nation-wide lockdown extended till May 31
431May 17Travel and MovementCitizens
Ban on domestic and international passenger air travel has been extended till May 31, 2020
432May 16Administrative ServicesGovernment
Preparedness and response to COVID-19 in urban settlements.
433May 16EnergyGovernment
Power Ministry writes to states regarding modalities of Rs 90,000 crore package for discoms and rebates by Central sector power generators
434May 16Health Government
Updated containment plan for COVID-19
435May 16Health Government
Updated containment plan for large outbreaks of COVID-19
436May 16Trade and CommerceCitizens
Finance Minister announces structural reforms across Eight Sectors including mining, defence, civil aviation, and space as part of Aatma Nirbhar Bharat
437May 16Trade and CommerceBusinesses
Export of all masks except non-surgical and non-medical masks (wool, cotton, silk) to remain prohibited
438May 16Travel and MovementGovernment
Online National Migrant Information System to facilitate communication between states regarding movement of migrants
439May 16Travel and MovementCitizens
Indian Railways ready to run Shramik Special trains from all the districts connected by Railways in the country
440May 15Agriculture and Food ProcessingCitizens
Measures announced for the agriculture sector under the Aatmanirbhar Bharat Mission
441May 15Financial SystemBusinesses
No global tenders to be invited for tenders up to Rs 200 crore (or such limit as may be prescribed), except in certain circumstances with prior approval
442May 15Financial SystemBusinesses
SEBI has granted further relaxation in timelines for compliance with regulatory requirements for financial institutions such as registered stock exchanges, depositories, KYC registration agencies.
443May 15Financial SystemGovernment
USD 750 million loan signed with the World Bank (out of the proposed USD 1 billion) for accelerating India's COVID-19 social protection response programme
444May 15Food DistributionGovernment
Allocation of additional foodgrains to states and union territories for May-June for distribution to migrant workers with no ration cards
445May 15Health Businesses
Additional guidelines on rationale use of PPE.
446May 15Health Businesses
Advisory for management of health workers in non-COVID hospitals and non-COVID areas in hospitals.
447May 15Law and OrderGovernment
Ministry of Home Affairs requests state governments to ensure no movement of migrants on roads and railway tracks
448May 15TechnologyBusinesses
Extension in relaxation for work from home facility up to July 31, 2020
449May 15Travel and MovementCitizens
Contingency Measures for COVID-19 – Extension of validity of Medical Fitness Assessment, Recency, English Language Proficiency and Competency checks for Air Traffic Controller’s Licence holders
450May 14Financial AidCitizens
Finance Minister announces short term and long-term measures for supporting the poor, including migrants, farmers, tiny businesses and street vendors
451May 14Financial SystemBusinesses
SEBI has granted relaxation in from buy-back and takeover regulations of SEBI to registered stock exchanges and merchant bankers till July 31.
452May 14Financial SystemBusinesses
SEBI has granted relaxation from strict compliance of Minimum Public Shareholding requirements for stock exchanges till August 31.
453May 14Health Government
Guidelines for testing of pooled samples for migrants, persons returning from abroad, and surveillance of green zones.
454May 14Local AdministrationCitizens
Advisory for extension of registration of real estate projects due to 'Force Majeure' under the provisions of Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Act, 2016 (RERA)
455May 14TechnologyGovernment
Department of Biotechnology constitutes the National Expert Group on One Health to identify priority areas of concerns with respect to emerging infections, biosafety and biosecurity challenges.
456May 14Trade and CommerceCitizens
India calls upon the G-20 nations to ensure access to essential medicines, treatments and vaccines at affordable prices
457May 14Travel and MovementCitizens
Indian Railways will start issuing limited waiting lists tickets for different classes for Special Trains being introduced from May 12, 2020
458May 14Travel and MovementCitizens
Ministry of Home Affairs allows states to run special buses to take persons from railway stations to their home
459May 13EducationCitizens
As a one time measure due to COVID-19, CBSE has decided that all the failed students of Class 9 and Class 11 will be provided an opportunity to appear in a school-based test again.
460May 13Financial AidCitizens
Finance Minister announces several measures for relief and credit support to enterprises. These include: (i) Rs 3 lakh crore worth collateral free loans for businesses or MSMEs which have been badly hit due to COVID-19, (ii) Rs 50,000 crore of equity infusion for MSMEs, (iii) revising the definition of MSMEs to increase upper threshold limits, (iv) Rs 75,000 crore to NBFCs and HFCs through partial credit guarantee and special liquidity schemes, (v) Rs 90,000 crore liquidity infusion into DISCOMs, and (vii) 25% reduction in TDS rates for all non-salaried payment to residents, and tax collected at source rate for the remaining period of FY 2020-21.
461May 13Financial AidCitizens
Rs 3,100 crore allocated from the PM CARES Fund for purchase of ventilators (Rs 2,000 crore), migrants (Rs 1,000 crore), and vaccine development (Rs 100 crore)
462May 13Financial SystemBusinesses
Contracts due for completion on or after February 20 to be extended by 3-6 months on invocation of Force Majeure Clause without imposition of any cost or penalty
463May 13Financial SystemBusinesses
Performance security to be returned on the request of contractors as per the proportion of contract work completed
464May 13TaxationCitizens
Reduced TDS and TCS rates effective from May 14 for the rest of the financial year 2020-21
465May 12Financial AidCitizens
Prime Minister announces an economic package worth Rs 20 lakh crore or 10% of GDP
466May 12Financial SystemBusinesses
SEBI grants further relaxations in relation to compliance with certain provisions of SEBI listing obligations and disclosure requirements regulations
467May 12Health Government
Clarification by Health Ministry on Pool Sampling for health surveillance
468May 12Trade and CommerceCitizens
FAQs released by DG Shipping for seafarers/ship owners/RPS agencies
469May 12Travel and MovementCitizens
Passengers must download Aarogya Setu app in their mobile phones, before commencing their train journey.
470May 11Administrative ServicesGovernment
Information on district-level surveillance of COVID-19
471May 11EducationCitizens
UGC sets up a dedicated portal, helpline number and email for handling of grievances related to address queries of students, parents and teachers arising due to COVID-19
472May 11Health Citizens
Aarogya Setu Data Access and Knowledge Sharing Protocol, 2020
473May 11TechnologyCitizens
TRAI's advisory to public for exercising due care while joining online conference platforms through audio calls
474May 11Travel and MovementGovernment
Advisory to state governments regarding smooth movement of medical and paramedical professionals
475May 11Travel and MovementGovernment
Advisory to state governments regarding receiving shramik special trains
476May 11Travel and MovementCitizens
Standard Operating Procedure for movement of persons by trains
477May 11Travel and MovementCitizens
Extension of validity of licenses, skill tests, ratings, exams for issue, renewal and exercising the privileges of pilot licenses
478May 11Travel and MovementCitizens
Details of special passenger trains started from May 12, 2020
479May 10Health Citizens
Information on health infrastructure set up for COVID-19 management.
480May 10Health Citizens
Revised guidelines for home isolation of very mild/pre-symptomatic COVID-19 cases.
481May 10Health Businesses
FAQs on revised discharge policy.
482May 10Travel and MovementCitizens
Gradual resumption of select train passenger services from May 12
483May 9EducationCitizens
Ministry of Home Affairs grants special permission for operation of 3000 CBSE schools as evaluation centres which will be concerned with evaluation of answer sheets.
484May 9Financial SystemBusinesses
Grace period for life insurance policies falling due in March or April 2020 further increased by May 2020. Earlier, IRDAI had announced an additional Grace Period of 30 days for the policies where premium fell due in the months of March 2020 and April 2020.
485May 9Law and OrderCitizens
Guidelines on restarting manufacturing activities after the lockdown period
486May 9TaxationBusinesses
New procedure for approval/ registration/ notification of certain entities under the Finance Act, 2020 deferred to October 1, 2020 from June 1, 2020
487May 8Agriculture and Food ProcessingGovernment
Task force constituted to assess the situation arising out of shortage of jute bags for packaging of foodgrains and to frame relaxed guidelines for packaging in used gunny bags and plastic bags
488May 8EducationCitizens
CBSE notifies dates of remaining CBSE class X and XII exams. The examinations will be held between July 1- July 15, 2020.
489May 8Financial SystemGovernment
Central government increased its estimated gross market borrowing in 2020-21 from Rs 7.8 lakh crore to Rs 12 lakh crore due to COVID-19
490May 8Financial SystemGovernment
USD 500 million loan signed with the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank for COVID-19 emergency response and health systems preparedness project
491May 8Health Businesses
Revised discharge policy for COVID-19.
492May 8Health Citizens
Eight labs set up to test prototypes for PPE coveralls.
493May 8International TravelCitizens
Eligibility criteria for purchase of tickets for outbound repatriation flights by Air India and Air India Express
494May 8International TravelCitizens
Air India has been designated as the nodal agency to facilitate the movement of Indian nationals stranded outside the country
495May 8TaxationCitizens
Certain days in March not to be taken into account for determining the residency status of individuals who had to prolong their stay because of COVID-19/ lockdown
496May 8Trade and CommerceBusinesses
Monitoring of Indian flag vessels
497May 8Trade and CommerceCitizens
Addendum to Standard Operating Procedures / Protocols (SOP) for controlled crew change at port limits
498May 7EducationCitizens
Launch of interdisciplinary studies on AYUSH interventions for COVID-19 treatment.
499May 7EnvironmentCitizens
Notice period for draft Environment Impact Assessment Notification(EIA), 2020 extended till June 30 due to the lockdown.
500May 7Health Businesses
Additional guidelines for quarantine of returnees from abroad, those who have been in contact with confirmed cases of COVID-19, and isolation of suspect or confirmed cases in private facilities.
501May 6Administrative ServicesGovernment
Reporting of Railway officials residing in containment zones
502May 6Administrative ServicesGovernment
Guidance on appropriate management of suspected/confirmed cases of COVID-19 in railway coaches are being used as COVID care centres.
503May 6EnergyBusinesses
Extension for submitting expression of interest for conducting evaluation of Component A and Component C of PM-KUSUM scheme
504May 6Financial SystemBusinesses
SEBI has granted one time relaxation from enforcement of rights issue from the Issue of Capital and Disclosure Requirements Regulations, 2018 due to COVID-19.
505May 6Trade and CommerceBusinesses
Export of Alcohol based hand sanitizers prohibited
506May 6Trade and CommerceBusinesses
Requirement for submission of physical copy of Pre-shipment inspection certificate relaxed
507May 6Trade and CommerceCitizens
Addendum to Standard Operating Procedures / Protocols (SOP) for controlled crew change at anchorages within port limits
508May 5Corporate AffairsBusinesses
Companies allowed to hold Annual General Meetings over VC
509May 5EducationCitizens
AICTE issues calendar for approval related activities for institutions. The last dates for granting approval to technical institution, grant of affiliation by university has been extended.
510May 5EducationCitizens
MHRD announces new dates for NEET, JEE examinations. JEE mains will be held between July18-23 and JEE advanced will be held in August. NEET to be held on July 26.
511May 5EducationCitizens
CBSE introduces online teacher training courses in view of COVID-19.
512May 5International TravelCitizens
Standard Operating Procedure for movement of Indian nationals stranded outside India
513May 5International TravelCitizens
All existing Visas granted to Foreigners, except certain categories, to remain suspended until ban on international travel is lifted
514May 5International TravelCitizens
Right of Multiple entry Life-long Visa facility to visit India for OCI Cardholders, to remain in abeyance until ban on international travel is lifted
515May 5International TravelCitizens
Visa of stranded foreign nationals to be extended until 30 days from the day ban on foreign travel is lifted in India
516May 5Law and OrderGovernment
Conditional exemption to government entities for COVID-19 related Drone/RPAS operations via GARUD portal
517May 5TaxationBusinesses
E-way bills generated before March 25 and expiring during the period March 20-April 15 extended till May 31
518May 5Trade and CommerceBusinesses
Incentives under Champion Sector in Services Scheme extended to Meetings, Incentives, Conferences and Exhibitions (MICE) tourism for its promotion during COVID-19 pandemic.
519May 4Administrative ServicesCitizens
Update on steps taken by Empowered Group 6 constituted by central government and chaired by CEO, NITI Aayog
520May 4EducationCitizens
UGC issues guidelines regarding internships. Institutions may allow the students to take up online internships/other activities or delay the beginning of internship. They can also engage students as interns in ongoing projects.
521May 4International TravelCitizens
Government of India to facilitate return of Indian Nationals stranded abroad, process to begin from May 7
522May 3Law and OrderCitizens
Clarification on movement of stranded persons
523May 2EducationCitizens
MHRD releases alternative academic calendar for class 9 and class 10
524May 2JusticeCitizens
Functioning of Central Administrative Zones in red, orange and green zones
525May 2Law and OrderCitizens
Clarification on movement of persons in orange zones
526May 2Travel and MovementCitizens
Ban on domestic and international passenger air travel has been extended till May 17, 2020
527May 2Travel and MovementCitizens
Details related to movement of stranded persons by Shramik Special Trains
528May 1EducationCitizens
AICTE issues guidelines to all standalone PGDM institutions regarding academic calendar and examinations. Further, guidelines provide that institutions should not raise their fee for 2020-21
529May 1Financial SystemGovernment
Relaxations given to certain departments for procurement and expenditure on medical and other essential supplies extended till May 31
530May 1Financial SystemGovernment
Permission given to certain departments to procure medical and other essential supplies through Indian Missions extended till May 31
531May 1Health Businesses
Guidelines on use of PPE in non-COVID hospitals or non-COVID areas in hospitals.
532May 1Law and OrderCitizens
Special trains permitted for movement of stranded persons
533May 1Law and OrderCitizens
Extension of national lockdown for two weeks w.e.f May 4, 2020
534May 1Trade and CommerceCitizens
Order by the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways requesting state Transport Ministers to comply with the operating procedures related to social distancing and provide facilitation to the transport/logistics sector.
535May 1Trade and CommerceCitizens
FAQs released by DG Shipping for controlled crew change
536May 1Travel and MovementCitizens
Cancellation of all passenger trains extended till May 17, 2020.
537May 1Travel and MovementCitizens
Railways start Shramik Special Trains to move migrant workers, pilgrims, tourists, students and other persons stranded at different places due to lock down.
538April 30Administrative ServicesGovernment
All staff under Ministry of Minority Affairs to download Aarogya Setu app.
539April 30DefenceGovernment
Ministry of Defence seeks strict compliance of DoPT office order requiring all central government officials to download and effectively use the Aarogya Setu app.
540April 30EducationCitizens
National Testing Agency extends dates for submission of online application forms for various examinations such as JNU entrance examination and National Council for Hotel Management examination
541April 30Local AdministrationGovernment
Information on identifying areas in need of critical intervention and classifying them as green zones, orange zones, and red zones based on prevalence of COVID-19.
542April 30TechnologyBusinesses
Science and Engineering Research Board approves funding for 11 projects under MATRICS scheme for studying Mathematical modelling and computational aspects to tackle the COVID 19 pandemic.
543April 29Administrative ServicesCitizens
Periodic medical examination for civil air crew, medical examination at Indian Air Force boarding centres have been rescheduled and curtailed in some cases.
544April 29Administrative ServicesBusinesses
Certain approved aircraft maintenance organisations have been allowed certain concessions to ensure their compliance with the necessary maintenance requirements.
545April 29Agriculture and Food ProcessingBusinesses
Gives sugar mills a one-month extension to utilise their monthly sale quota for the month of April
546April 29EducationCitizens
UGC issues guidelines on examinations and academic calendar for the universities in view of COVID-19 pandemic and subsequent lockdown. The new academic calendar to start from September 1, 2020. Every university to have a COVID cell for issues related to academic calendar and examinations.
547April 29Health Government
Use of Aarogya Setu for government officials
548April 29Law and OrderCitizens
Guidelines for movement of students, migrant workers, pilgrims, and tourists between states
549April 29TechnologyCitizens
Department of biotechnology has initiated genome sequencing of SARS-Cov 2 Virus by DBT Autonomous Institutions to understand viral and host genomics of COVID-19 outbreak
550April 28Administrative ServicesCitizens
The Unique Identification Authority of India has permitted Aadhaar updation facility through Common Services Centres (CSCs).
551April 28EnergyBusinesses
Advisory to power generation companies for reducing import of coal for blending purpose and replacing it with domestic coal
552April 28Financial SystemGovernment
USD 1.5 billion loan signed with the Asian Development Bank to support the government's response to COVID-19
553April 28Trade and CommerceBusinesses
Clarification regarding application for free sale and commerce certificate, application to be sent over email, payment to be made online
554April 27Financial SystemBusinesses
RBI has announced a special liquidity facility for mutual funds for a total of Rs 50,000 crore. Funds availed under the facility can be used by banks exclusively for meeting the liquidity requirements of mutual funds by: (i) extending loans, or (ii) purchase of repos against collateral held by mutual funds.
555April 27Financial SystemBusinesses
SEBI reduces Broker turnover fees and filing fees on on offer documents for Public issue, Rights issue and Buyback of shares. Both the Broker turnover fees and filing fees have been reduced by 50% for documents filed between June 2020 - December 2020. The benefits of reduced fee will be passed to investors as well.
556April 27Health Citizens
Guidelines for home isolation of very mild/pre-symptomatic COVID-19 cases
557April 25EducationCitizens
UGC constituted Expert Committees on the following issues arising due to COVID-19: (i) academic calendar and examinations, and (ii) online education, have submitted their report. The report is not released in public domain yet.
558April 25Health Citizens
Ministry of Women and Child Development releases guidelines for coping with children during COVID-19, noting that sudden disruption in daily routine and limited social interaction can impact mental health of children.
559April 25Law and OrderBusinesses
Clarification on exemption for opening of shops in areas within and outside of municipal corporation limits during lockdown
560April 25MediaBusinesses
Media Advisory on Sharing of COVID-19 Good News/Positive Stories by Prasar Bharati News Services
561April 24Essential Goods and ServicesCitizens
Department of Posts to deliver essential items through Road Transport Network with 22 routes of over 500km
562April 24Financial SystemBusinesses
IRDAI urges insurers to refrain from dividend pay-outs from profits pertaining to FY 2020 till further instructions, to conserve capital in view of emerging market conditions.
563April 24Health Citizens
Ministry of AYUSH has announced a mechanism to support short-term research projects for evaluating the impact of AYUSH medicines and interventions in clinical management of COVID-19. The support will be upto Rs 10 lakh. The last date for sending proposals is May 1, 2020.
564April 24Law and OrderCitizens
Exemption for opening of shops in areas within and outside of municipal corporation limits during lockdown
565April 24TaxationBusinesses
New reporting requirements related to tax audit report for businesses, effective from April 1, 2020, to be kept in abeyance till March 31, 2021
566April 24Trade and CommerceBusinesses
DGS has provided guidelines for Maritime Training Institutes for conducting maritime courses using virtual classes/live video sessions.
567April 24WaterGovernment
Guidelines to district administrators for water conservation and water management during COVID-19.
568April 24WaterGovernment
Extension of tenure of task force constituted under Jal Jeevan Mission from October 2019 to July 2020.
569April 24WaterGovernment
Advisory to states to ensure piped water supply to all rural households to combat the pandemic.
570April 23EducationCitizens
To engage students during their stay at home, MHRD releases alternative academic calendar prepared by NCERT for upper primary classes (6-8).
571April 23Financial SystemBusinesses
SEBI relaxes regulation requiring entities to hold an Annual General Meeting. Currently, the regulations require top 100 companies by market capitalisation to hold an Annual General Meeting within 5 months from closing of financial year.
572April 23Financial SystemBusinesses
SEBI relaxes buy-back period restriction for companies in view of COVID-19 to enable quicker access to capital. Currently, regulations restrict companies to raise capital for a period of one year from the expiry of buy-back period. This has been reduced to 6 months.
573April 23Labour and EmploymentCitizens
Revision in Dearness Allowance and Relief rates for central government employees and pensioners postponed, from January 2020 to July 2021
574April 23Law and OrderBusinesses
Clarification on activities permitted during lockdown for commercial establishments
575April 23TaxationBusinesses
DGS has extended the due dates for filing Tonnage Tax returns for the year 2020.
576April 23WaterGovernment
Schedule revised for finalisation of annual action plan for the implementation of the Jal Jeevan Mission because of delay due to lockdown.
577April 22EducationCitizens
MHRD launches VidyaDaan national program for inviting e-learning contributions from across the country, in view of promoting digital learning due to closure of educational institutions
578April 22Health Government
Measures to be taken to protect healthcare professionals at the frontline.
579April 22Health Government
Social distancing and other norms have to be followed during the movement of Accident Relief Trains and Accident Relief Medical Vans in case of accidents and other exigencies.
580April 22Law and OrderCitizens
Preventive measures for security of healthcare workers and appointment of nodal officers in states/UTs for safety issues
581April 22Trade and CommerceBusinesses
Indian Railways announces several incentives for freight traffic during COVID pandemic. These include non levy of Demurrage, Wharfage and other ancillary charges, delivery of goods in absence of Railway Receipt, and certain other relaxations in freight transportation
582April 22Trade and CommerceBusinesses
SOPs issued for sign-on and sign-off of Indian Seafarers at Indian Ports and their movement
583April 22Trade and CommerceBusinesses
Extensions are being given to validity of seafarer's CoC and statutory certificates, periodical surveys, and audits of Indian registered ships. Some extensions will be subject to certain conditions.
584April 21Administrative ServicesGovernment
Information on the integrated government online training courses for COVID-19 for frontline workers.
585April 21Corporate AffairsBusinesses
Clarifications for holding AGMs for companies in view of COVID-19
586April 21EnergyBusinesses
Extension for RE Projects for a period of 30 days beyond lockdown
587April 21EnergyBusinesses
Effective date for implementation of Approved Lists of Models and Manufacturers of Solar PV Modules and Solar PV Cells extended by six months
588April 21Financial SystemBusinesses
IRDAI permits insurers to collect health insurance premiums in instalments in view of prevailing conditions owing to COVID-19 outbreak
589April 21Financial SystemCitizens
RBI has extended the benefits of Interest Subvention and Prompt Repayment Incentive schemes for short term crop loans. Farmers whose loan repayment date lies between March 01, 2020 and May 31, 2020 can repay till end of May without any penal interest.
590April 21Financial SystemBusinesses
SEBI has granted certain relaxations to improve access to funding of corporates through capital markets in view of COVID-19 outbreak. This includes reduced eligibility threshold of average market capitalisation from Rs 250 crore to Rs 100 crore.
591April 21Health Citizens
Central government will conduct a telephonic survey to guage the prevalence of COVID-19. The calling number will be 1921.
592April 21Health Citizens
Onboarding of COVID-19 warriors to IGOT platform
593April 21JusticeCitizens
Central Administrative Tribunal to remain suspended till May 3, 2020
594April 21Law and OrderCitizens
Further exemptions notified to lockdown order. These include exemptions related to agriculture, forestry, certain private establishments and movement of persons
595April 21Law and OrderCitizens
Clarifications on exemptions to lockdown order
596April 21Law and OrderGovernment
Instructions to WB to cooperate with central government IMCTs
597April 21TechnologyGovernment
Department of Biotechnology releases guidelines for sharing of biospecimen and data for research related to COVID-19
598April 21Trade and CommerceBusinesses
Extension in deadline for application for initiating an Anti-dumping Sunset Review investigation
599April 20Agriculture and Food ProcessingBusinesses
Validity of sanitary import permits for livestock products, issued after December 2019, extended for a further period of 3 months from the date of issuance
600April 20Corporate AffairsBusinesses
Lockdown period during COVID-19 will not be counted towards timeline of activities required during a corporate insolvency resolution process (w.e.f March 29)