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

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801April 1Administrative ServicesGovernment
Accounting procedure for expenditure by Railways on COVID related activities
802April 1Administrative ServicesGovernment
Staff due for periodic medical examination need not be sent for examination till April 30, 2020
803April 1Administrative ServicesGovernment
Circular issued to all Ministries to draw up roster of staff carrying out essential services, keeping in mind exemption for Persons with Disabilities for banks/FIs/PSUs under Department of Financial Services and Department of Public Enterprises
804April 1Corporate AffairsBusinesses
Relaxation of six weeks to telecom service providers for filing monthly and quarterly reports with TRAI due in April 2020
805April 1EducationCitizens
In view of COVID-19, as per advice from MHRD, CBSE directs all its affiliated schools to: (i) promote all students from grade 1-8 to next grade, (ii) promote students in Class 9 and 11 based on projects and assessments conducted so far. Board exams for Class 10 and 12 will be held at a later stage.
806April 1EnergyBusinesses
Clarification regarding moratorium to discoms for payments, must run status to RE generating stations, regular payment to RE generating stations required
807April 1EnergyBusinesses
MNRE issues instructions regarding invoicing of renewable energy supplies, invoices over email can be accepted instead of hard copies
808April 1Financial SystemBusinesses
Press release clarification stating that indemnity based health insurance products that cover the treatment costs of hospitalization should cover the costs of hospitalization treatment on account of COVID-19.
809April 1Financial SystemBusinesses
RBI decides it is not necessary to implement countercyclical capital buffer (CCyB) for a period of one year. CCyB framework aims banking system to build up a buffer of capital in good times which may be used to maintain flow of credit to the real sector in difficult times.
810April 1Financial SystemCitizens
Ministry of Finance releases Frequently Asked Questions regarding RBI's measure to declare moratorium on term loans
811April 1Financial SystemGovernment
Increases the limit on Ways and Means Advances (temporary loans from RBI to governments) by 30% for all states, UTs
812April 1Health Businesses
Various health and travel related advisories issued earlier to remain in force till further orders are passed
813April 1Health Government
Contract medical practitioners under Railways whose term was terminated or about to be terminated may be engaged as medical practitioners to deal with COVID
814April 1Health Businesses
Guidelines for dialysis of COVID-19 Infection
815April 1Health Citizens
Information on taking care of mental health of children during COVD-19 pandemic. Measures such as providing assurance, giving clear information and keeping them in contact with friends may be taken to care for the mental health of children.
816April 1Health Citizens
Information on taking care of mental health of elderly during COVD-19 pandemic. Measures such as recreational activities, reduced exposure to news media, and spending time with family can be taken to care for the mental health of the elderly.
817April 1Health Citizens
Central services medical attendant beneficiaries may purchase medication for chronic diseases from their local pharmacies till April 30, 2020 based on prescriptions already held by the beneficiaries. Medical claims for reimbursements may be submitted to the relevant Ministry/Department/Organisation by the beneficiary.
818April 1Health Citizens
Information on dealing with psychological issues amongst migrant workers during COVID-19 pandemic.
819April 1Health Citizens
The validity of central government health scheme cards expiring on March 31 for pensioner beneficiaries contributing annually and central government employees superannuating on March 31, 2020 will be extended.
820April 1JusticeGovernment
Letter to Chief Secretaries of all states on compliance of central government directions to deal with migrant workers and essential supplies
821April 1JusticeGovernment
As per Supreme Court decision on grievance redressal of migrant workers across India, states should provide shelter homes, medical facilities, food, water and sanitation for migrant workers. Counsellors and community group leaders should be accessible at relief camps for the psychological benefit of these workers. Police should treat migrant workers humanely.
822April 1MediaCitizens
Press Information Bureau (PIB) sets up COVID19 Fact Check Unit, will also be publishing daily bulletin on COVID-19 at 8 PM
823April 1MediaBusinesses
Supreme Court issues directions to media, including print, electronic and social media, to curb unverified and fake news related to COVID-19
824April 1Trade and CommerceBusinesses
RBI provides extension in time period for realisation of export proceeds from nine months to 15 months for exports upto July 31,2020
825April 1Travel and MovementCitizens
Limited registration of BS-IV vehicles to be allowed as per Supreme Court's Order
826March 31Administrative ServicesGovernment
Youth trained in the health sector under the Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Grameen Kaushalya Yojana may be used by states to assist front line healthcare workers.
827March 31Administrative ServicesCitizens
Preliminary stakeholder engagement plan in the proposed India COVID-19 Emergency Response and Health Systems Preparedness Project. It is a four-year project with US$1 billion from the World Bank’s COVID19 Fast-Track Facility.
828March 31Administrative ServicesGovernment
Information of Nodal Officer nominated for handling COVID-19 public grievances in the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.
829March 31Agriculture and Food ProcessingCitizens
Advisory issued by ICAR to farmers, for the lockdown period, regarding the harvest and post-harvest stages of the Rabi season
830March 31EnergyBusinesses
MNRE notifies lists of officers to attend urgent matters during lockdown
831March 31Financial AidCitizens
Advisory to spread awareness about the one-time ex-gratia payment of Rs 500/month to be given to all women Jan Dhan account holders for next three months and also facilitate withdrawal of transferred amount.
832March 31Health Citizens
Office of the Principal Scientific Advisor issues a manual on homemade masks. It includes: (i) why to wear a mask, (ii) how to put on a mask, (iii) how to clean and sanitise the masks
833March 31Health Government
Medical Practitioners will be engaged in Indian Railways/Production Units over and above the vacancies as per local requirement for a period of three months instead of one month (as per March 28, 2020 notification)
834March 31Health Citizens
Measures taken on quarantining Tablighi Jamaat workers
835March 31Health Government
Information on quarantine of migrant workers
836March 31Health Businesses
Revised Guidelines on Clinical Management of COVID – 19
837March 31Health Citizens
Information on how to manage mental health during COVID-19 and handle social isolation.
838March 31Health Businesses
Essential technical features that ventilators required for COVID-19 patients should have.
839March 31JusticeGovernment
Status report in SC case apprising the Supreme Court on measures taken to deal with COVID-19
840March 31JusticeGovernment
Annexure to Status Report in SC case containing details of measures taking to deal with COVID-19
841March 31TaxationCitizens
Persons, whose applications for lower tax collection/ deduction at source (under certain sections) are not approved, can use previous certificate
842March 31TaxationCitizens
Ordinance issued to extend time limits for various tax compliances; 100% deduction on donations to PM CARES Fund under 80G
843March 31Trade and CommerceBusinesses
Foreign Trade Policy 2015-2020 extended for one year, export promotion schemes to continue, other immediate relief measures announced
844March 31Trade and CommerceGovernment
India calls for affordable access to medicine and easier movement of health professionals across borders during the meeting of G-20 Trade and Investment ministers
845March 31Trade and CommerceBusinesses
Advisory on non-charging of demurrage, ground rent beyond the allowed free period of any performance related penalty on non-containerized cargo during the period of COVID pandemic
846March 31Trade and CommerceBusinesses
Validity of Registration cum Membership Certificate of members of Export Promotion Councils expiring in Mar 2020 to be extended up to Sep 2020
847March 31Travel and MovementMiscellaneous
Ministry of Tourism launches "Stranded in India" portal to help foreign tourists stuck in various parts of India.
848March 31WaterGovernment
Extension of deadline for data updation for the Jal Jeevan Mission from March 31, 2020 to April 22, 2020 due to the country-wide lock down declared to stop the spread of Coronavirus.
849March 30Administrative ServicesGovernment
Advising use of ex-trainees of the Rural Self-Employment Training Institutes to stitch masks.
850March 30Agriculture and Food ProcessingCitizens
Crop loans due between March 1-May 31 can be repaid by May 31, with 5% interest subsidy benefit also extended
851March 30Corporate AffairsBusinesses
Companies Fresh Start Scheme notified for permitting delayed filings under the Companies Act, 2013
852March 30Corporate AffairsBusinesses
Modifications to LLP Fresh Start Scheme notified for permitting delayed filings under the LLP Act, 2008
853March 30Financial SystemCitizens
Premium payment period for Postal Life Insurance & Rural Postal Life Insurance extended upto 30th April 2020
854March 30Financial SystemBusinesses
Relaxation in certain compliance requirements for FPIs due to COVID-19
855March 30Financial SystemBusinesses
Steps to be taken by insurers amidst COVID-19 pandemic for smooth functioning of insurance industry. These include: (i) displaying COVID-19 claims related FAQs on their website, (ii) putting in place a Business Continuity Plan.
856March 30Food DistributionCitizens
PDS beneficiaries in union territories operating on the DBT model will also get 5 kg/person of foodgrains during April-June
857March 30Food DistributionGovernment
Allocation of additional foodgrains to states and union territories for April-June for distribution under the PM Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana
858March 30Health Government
Railway coaches will be converted to serve as quarantine/isolation facilities
859March 30Health Businesses
Precautions to be undertaken during air cargo operations
860March 30Local AdministrationGovernment
Advisory to motivate and facilitate stitching of masks by engaging ex-trainees of Rural Self Employment Training Institutes while ensuring social distancing.
861March 30ManufacturingGovernment
Closure of all Railway Production Units and Zonal Railway Workshops has been extended till April 14, 2020
862March 30Trade and CommerceBusinesses
Temporary relaxation in processing of documents pertaining to Foreign Portfolio Investors due to COVID-19
863March 30Trade and CommerceBusinesses
Relaxations provided on compliances to be met by units / developers / co?developers of SEZs
864March 30Travel and MovementCitizens
Validity of documents related to Motor Vehicles Act, 1988 and Central Motor Vehicles Rules, 1989 during the period of prevention of COVID-19. Documents that have expired since Feb 1, or are about to expire before June 30, may be treated as valid till June 30, 2020
865March 29Administrative ServicesGovernment
Eleven Empowered Groups (headed by various union government secretaries and NITI Aayog members) formed to deal with response activities on COVID-19.
866March 29Administrative ServicesGovernment
State-wise contact details of Regional Directors and State National Service Scheme Officers across the country. Details may be used to access the service of National Service Scheme volunteers in combating COVID-19.
867March 29Administrative ServicesGovernment
State, District, and Block wise contact details of Nehru Yuva Kendra Sangathan volunteers across the country. Details may be used to access the service of Nehru Yuva Kendra Sangathan youth volunteers in combating COVID-19.
868March 29Corporate AffairsBusinesses
Notification on non-inclusion of lockdown period in the corporate insolvency resolution process timeline under IBC, 2016
869March 29Financial AidCitizens
MHA direction to states/UT and their Disaster Management Authorities to ensure arrangements for shelter, food, quarantine, and payment of wages of workers
870March 29JusticeCitizens
Continuation of closure of NCLT benches, except for urgent matters, till April 14, 2020
871March 29Law and OrderCitizens
Third Addendum issued to MHA Guidelines dated March 24 exempting transportation of all goods, and milk and newspaper delivery supply chain
872March 29Trade and CommerceBusinesses
Advisory on non-charging of container detention charges on import and export shipments
873March 28Corporate AffairsBusinesses
Clarification issued that contributions to PM CARES Fund will qualify as CSR expenditure under the Companies Act, 2013
874March 28Corporate AffairsBusinesses
Contribution to PMCARES Fund made eligible as CSR expenditure under the Companies Act, 2013
875March 28EnergyBusinesses
Steps announced to ease liquidity problems of discoms, directions to CERC to provide three-month moratorium to discoms for clearing dues
876March 28EnergyGovernment
Advisory by Ministry of Power to state governments to allow movement of critical chemicals and consumables for power generation
877March 28Financial AidCitizens
Press release on Union Home Secretary requesting state government to provide support to migrant workers
878March 28Financial AidGovernment
Control room established under Secy, Ministry of Labour to follow-up on announcement in respect of PM Garib Kalyan Yojana package.
879March 28Financial SystemBusinesses
Relaxation for insurers to submit their Board approved Final Re-insurance Programme by May 31st 2020
880March 28Health Government
Engagement of Contract Medical Practitioners over and above the vacancy to contain the spread of COVID – 19 Pandemic.
881March 28Health Citizens
Railway health facilities will be available to all central government employees
882March 28International TravelCitizens
Grant of consular services on gratis basis to foreign nationals till April 30, 2020
883March 28Trade and CommerceBusinesses
Initiatives by Government E-marketplace (GeM) for ease of procurement, seller onboarding
884March 27Administrative ServicesCitizens
Update on services available through India Post, basic postal and financial services to continue, delivery of essential items on priority
885March 27Administrative ServicesGovernment
Circular issued to all Ministries to draw up roster of staff carrying out essential services, keeping in mind exemption for Persons with Disabilities.
886March 27Administrative ServicesGovernment
Extension of timeline for certain government officials to generate and submit performance appraisal forms.
887March 27Administrative ServicesGovernment
Certain departments allowed to spend Rs 200 crore over allocation, for COVID-19; procurement conditions relaxed for medical and essential supplies
888March 27Administrative ServicesCitizens
Extension of Validity of Licenses, Ratings, Skill Test, Exams for Issue, Renewal and exercising the privileges of Pilot Licenses.
889March 27EnvironmentBusinesses
All projects or activities related to bulk drugs and intermediates manufactured for addressing ailments such as COVID-19 and those with similar symptoms have been categorised as ‘B2’ for a period up to the 30th September 2020. This means will not be required to submit an environment impact assessment (EIA) report.
890March 27EnvironmentGovernment
Measures to be taken so that the COVID-19 Emergency Response and Health Systems Preparedness Project is undertaken as per the environmental and social commitment plan.
891March 27Financial AidCitizens
Advisory to all states/UTs to take steps to provide support (including food and shelter) to unorganised sector workers.
892March 27Financial AidCitizens
Notification on permitting non-refundable advance to employees from PF account, of three months salary or 75% of amount in PF account, whichever is lesser.
893March 27Financial SystemBusinesses
RBI reduced the policy repo rate from 5.15% to 4.4% and reverse repo rate from 4.9% to 4.0% in March 2020, due to the negative effects of the coronavirus
894March 27Financial SystemBusinesses
RBI released a statement on development and regulatory policies to address the stress in financial conditions caused by COVID19. These include expanding liquidity in the system and relaxing repayment pressures.
895March 27Financial SystemBusinesses
Instructions to banks/NBFCs by RBI on measures for easing the burden of debt servicing, three month moratorium on payment of instalments etc.
896March 27Financial SystemBusinesses
Relaxation from Substantial Acquisition of Shares and Takeovers Regulations. These regulations require shareholders to compile, collate, and disseminate information of their consolidated shareholding as on March 31, 2020, to the company and the stock exchanges.
897March 27Health Government
Guidelines to reduce visits to centres under the central government health scheme. Ensure optimal utilisation of medical officers.
898March 27Health Citizens
Medication may be issued for 3 months for certain persons such as the elderly and diabetics.
899March 27Health Citizens
Central government health scheme beneficiaries may obtain medication for chronic diseases up to April 30.
900March 27Health Government
Describes the manner in which residents may be deployed within the hospitals
901March 27Health Citizens
Consolidated MHA Guidelines on social distancing from March 24, March 25 (First Addendum) and March 27 (Second Addendum)
902March 27Law and OrderCitizens
Second Addendum issued to MHA Guidelines dated March 24 exempting additional categories of essential goods and services, relating to agricultural operations.
903March 27Law and OrderBusinesses
Order to facilitate operation/movement of services essential for operating ships during lock down period
904March 27Local AdministrationGovernment
Advisory for Panchayati Raj Institutions and their representatives for effective implementation of the lockdown, dissemination of information, and social distancing in rural areas.
905March 27Local AdministrationGovernment
Actions to be taken under different schemes by the Department of Rural Development such as revision of MGNREGS wages, focus on liquidating wage and material arrears, and release of state's first installment of National Social Assistance Programme.
906March 27TechnologyBusinesses
Department of Science and Technology initiates exercise to map COVID-19 solutions through research and development and scale up support. Proposals are invited for protection and home-based respiratory interventions for COVID-19 patients.
907March 27TechnologyBusinesses
Department of Science and Technology initiates exercise to map COVID-19 solutions through research and development and scale up support. Proposals are invited for protection and home-based respiratory interventions for COVID-19 patients.
908March 27Travel and MovementCitizens
Ban on domestic air travel extended till April 14, 2020
909March 27Travel and MovementCitizens
Limited and conditional sale and registration of up to 10% of pending BS-IV stock with vehicle dealers (except in Delhi/NCR), will be allowed within 10 days of lifting of the lockdown in a city.
910March 26Administrative ServicesBusinesses
SOPs issued to all states/UTs on steps to maintain supply of essential goods to people during the lockdown.
911March 26Administrative ServicesBusinesses
SOPs issued to all states/UTs on steps to maintain supply of essential goods to people during the lockdown.
912March 26Agriculture and Food ProcessingBusinesses
Sets up a grievance cell for the food and related industry to ensure hassle-free operations and uninterrupted supply of essentials
913March 26EnergyGovernment
Advisory by MNRE to the states/UTs on operation of inter-state renewable energy generation utilities during lockdown
914March 26EnergyBusinesses
Ministry of Coal appoints nodal officers for responding to queries raised by various consumers/stakeholders and outside agencies during the lockdown
915March 26Financial AidCitizens
Rs 1.7 lakh crore COVID-19 relief package under the PM Garib Kalyan Yojana for the poor for their essential needs
916March 26Health Businesses
Regulates sale of of any preparation containing the drug Hydroxychloroquine.
917March 26Health Businesses
Guidelines on doorstep delivery of drugs.
918March 26Health Businesses
Hydrochloroquine may be sold on prescription only.
919March 26Health Government
Guidelines issued to all Secretaries, Government of India, on guidelines for workplace to contain spread of COVID-19.
920March 26International TravelCitizens
Ban on international commercial passenger flights extended till April 14, 9:30 pm.
921March 26International TravelCitizens
Ban on international commercial passenger airline services extended till 6:30 pm on April 14, 2020
922March 26Local AdministrationGovernment
Advisory on activities to be undertaken by State Rural Livelihoods Mission and community institutions for the prevention and control of COVID-19 outbreak at the community level.
923March 26ManufacturingBusinesses
Three-month extension given for verification and stamping of weights and measures; relaxation on charges payable due to delay in re-verification
924March 26TechnologyBusinesses
Department of Science and Technology sets up task force for mapping of technologies by Start Ups on COVID-19
925March 26Trade and CommerceBusinesses
Helpdesk operationalised by DGFT for COVID-19 related trade issues
926March 26Trade and CommerceGovernment
Control room setup by DPIIT to monitor in real time the status of transportation and delivery of goods during lockdown
927March 25Administrative ServicesGovernment
In view of lockdown, all Ministries instructed to identify staff for carrying out essential services.
928March 25Administrative ServicesGovernment
Information on one stop centres and women help lines to help women facing domestic violence during COVID-19.
929March 25CensusCitizens
Census and updation of NPR postponed till further orders.
930March 25EducationCitizens
ICT initiative of Ministry of Human Resource Development and UGC to continue learning for students in their homes to fight COVID19
931March 25EnergyGovernment
Advisory by the Ministry of Power to the states/UTs on operation and maintenance of inter-state transmission network during lockdown
932March 25EnergyGovernment
Advisory by the Ministry of Power to the states/UTs on operation of inter-state power generation utilities during lockdown
933March 25EnvironmentBusinesses
Extension of validity of prior issued environmental clearances for all projects and activities which are expiring between March 15, 2020 and April 30, 2020, till June 30, 2020 to ensure uninterrupted operations.
934March 25Health Government
Details for healthcare providers on telemedicine which is the provision of healthcare services over a distance using technology.
935March 25Health Businesses
Guidelines on using PPE at all ports
936March 25Health Government
Guidance on blood transfusion services related to COVID-19.
937March 25Law and OrderCitizens
Addendum issued to MHA Guidelines dated March 24 on social distancing. These modify the various exceptions on closure of establishments etc.
938March 25Trade and CommerceBusinesses
Prohibition on export of hydroxychloroquine
939March 25Trade and CommerceBusinesses
Prohibition on export of any personal protection equipment or masks
940March 24Administrative ServicesGovernment
All department Secretaries empowered to approve expenditure proposals till March 31, 2020; cannot exceed 2019-20 RE and retrospective approval required
941March 24Agriculture and Food ProcessingBusinesses
Extension given to sanitary permits (for imports) expiring during this period; other relaxations in case consignments are delayed
942March 24Corporate AffairsBusinesses
Certain relaxations provided to companies and Limited Liability Partnerships (LLPs) from statutory requirements under Companies Act, 2013 and LLP Act, 2008.
943March 24Essential Goods and ServicesBusinesses
Clarificatory amendment to the Order dated 21-03-2020 regarding capping the prices of masks
944March 24Essential Goods and ServicesBusinesses
Requesting states to manufacture sanitizers through alcohol distilleries and remove 300% excise duty on ethanol for the purpose of making sanitizers.
945March 24Essential Goods and ServicesGovernment
Advisory by MEITY to state governments to permit IT and IT enabled services companies to carry out essential functions
946March 24Financial AidBusinesses
Advisory issued by the Ministry to all CMs/LGs to release cess funds (of around Rs 52,000 crore) collected by Labour Welfare Boards under the Building and Other Construction Workers Act, 1996 to all construction workers (to sustain their livelihood).
947March 24Financial SystemBusinesses
SEBI notified capital and debt market services to be exempted from the nationwide lockdown. These include registered stock exchanges, clearing corporations and mutual funds, among others.
948March 24Health Government
Guidelines on use of personal protective equipment to be utilised by healthcare workers
949March 24Health Citizens
National Disaster Management Authority directs all central/state ministries and state authorities to ensure social distancing. Measures shall be in force for 21 days (w.e.f from March 25, 2020).
950March 24Health Citizens
Guidelines issued for enforcing social distancing for 3 weeks (w.e.f from March 25, 2020).
951March 24Law and OrderCitizens
Annexure to MHA Guidelines dated March 24 on social distancing. Guidelines include shutting down government and private establishments, with some exceptions such as essential goods and services.
952March 24ManufacturingBusinesses
Railways' manufacturing capacity to be harnessed to help deal with COVID-19. Production facilities available with Railways can be used to manufacture items like simple beds, medical trolleys, PPE like masks, ventilators, etc. Exact items to be manufactured may be decided in consultation with the Principal Chief Medical Directors in a railway/production unit. Production units may assess the feasibility of manufacturing these items and inform the Railway Board.
953March 24TaxationBusinesses
Relief measures announced by Finance Minister regarding: (i) Income tax filing, (ii) GST filing, (iii) Corporate affairs
954March 24TaxationCitizens
Deadlines for filing tax returns and other dues/ compliances extended; interest rate and additional charges lowered/ relaxed for delayed payments
955March 24Trade and CommerceBusinesses
Prohibition on export of ventilators and any artificial respiratory apparatus or oxygen therapy apparatus or any breathing appliance and sanitizers
956March 24Trade and CommerceBusinesses
Ship cargo carrying goods for trade or essential goods and supplies are exempted from prohibition related to immigration
957March 23Administrative ServicesGovernment
Government expenditure functions, particularly CGA and Integrated Finance Divisions of all government departments, will work as essential services.
958March 23Administrative ServicesGovernment
Secretaries, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare empowered to approve urgent expenditure proposals related to COVID-19 till May 31, 2020
959March 23Administrative ServicesBusinesses
Actions for force majeure arising due to COVID-19. Includes extension of seafarers' COC and statutory certificates, periodical surveys and audits of Indian registered ships
960March 23Agriculture and Food ProcessingBusinesses
Gives sugar mills a 15-day extension to utilise their monthly sale quota for the month of March
961March 23Corporate AffairsBusinesses
All companies to file COVID-19 affirmation statements with the Registrar of Companies.
962March 23Corporate AffairsBusinesses
Funds spent on COVID-19 related activities (specified in Schedule 7(items 1 and 12) of Companies Act) made CSR eligible.
963March 23DefenceGovernment
Preventive measures to contain the spread of COVID-19
964March 23Financial SystemCitizens
Measures to ensure smooth operation of insurance industry, such as relaxation in renewal and payment of premium for life insurance or health insurance.
965March 23Financial SystemCitizens
Specific measures with respect to life insurance, in view of COVID-19. Grace period for premiums due in March 2020 will be extended by a month in all states where lockdown has been declared.
966March 23Health Government
Asymptomatic healthcare workers in the care of suspected or confirmed cases, or contacts of persons confirmed positive may be placed under chemoprophylaxis with hydroxychloroquine
967March 23Health Businesses
Guidelines for managing crew and ensuring health protocols for crew
968March 23Health Businesses
Social distancing guidelines to be followed by airlines and airport operators
969March 23International TravelCitizens
Suspension of all pre-sea courses, and advisory for Indian seafarers working on Indian or foreign ships to not sign off and be repatriated from their ships except in emergency situations.
970March 23Labour and EmploymentGovernment
Contractual staff (contracts awarded on manpower basis) will be paid as on duty. Maximum payment limited to 70% of the contract value for contracts awarded on lump sum basis
971March 23Labour and EmploymentGovernment
Outsourced persons in various departments of GoI during CoVID lockdown should be treated as 'on duty' for payment of wages
972March 23Labour and EmploymentBusinesses
Contractual, casual, and outsourced staff of all central government departments and organisations will be considered 'on duty' till April 30.
973March 23MediaGovernment
Advisory by the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting to state/UTs to ensure operational continuity of Print and Electronic Media
974March 23ParliamentCitizens
Curtailment of the Budget Session of Parliament
975March 23TechnologyBusinesses
Format for furnishing information on work from home by Other Service Providers in reference to notification dated Mar 13
976March 23Trade and CommerceBusinesses
Relaxation in demurrage and wharfage rules related to freight transport.
977March 23Trade and CommerceBusinesses
Relaxation in haulage charges related to freight transport.
978March 23Travel and MovementCitizens
Passenger trains suspended. Station entry/exits to be shut off. RPF must be prepared to tackle any security concerns at these stations, prevent people from boarding goods trains.
979March 23Travel and MovementCitizens
Ban on domestic flights (except all-cargo) from 24 March till 31st March
980March 22Health Businesses
Testing guidelines for private and public labs
981March 22JusticeCitizens
Order on closure of NCLT benches except for urgent matters till March 31, 2020
982March 22TechnologyCitizens
Hackathon announced by the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology inviting solutions for containment of COVID-19
983March 21Essential Goods and ServicesBusinesses
Caps the prices of hand sanitisers, masks, and the fabric used in making masks
984March 21International TravelBusinesses
Updated list of infected countries identified for mandatory quarantine and travel ban by the MInistry of Health
985March 20Corporate AffairsBusinesses
Relaxation of one month from due date for submission of notices, returns, and forms under various regulations of the Mines Act, 1952
986March 20EnergyGovernment
Consolidated update on the preventive measures taken by the Ministry of Coal and its constituents CIL, NLCIL, and SCCL
987March 20EnergyBusinesses
MNRE announced time extension in scheduled commissioning date of renewable energy projects due to disruption in supply chain
988March 20Financial SystemBusinesses
SEBI relaxes compliance of certain obligations and disclosure requirements in view of COVID pandemic, such as: (i) filing of corporate governance report, (ii) compliance certificate on share transfer facility
989March 20Food DistributionGovernment
States can lift foodgrains supplies for upto six months and pass on to retailers. Biometric authentication can be temporarily suspended.
990March 20Health Government
Outlines manner in which hospitals can prepare for influx of COVID-19 patients. All hospitals to put aside beds and elective surgeries should be postponed.
991March 20Health Government
Report any cases to health directorate in the railways board
992March 20Health Government
Guidelines regarding cleaning and sanitisation of coach when a corona infected/suspected person travels
993March 20Health Businesses
Guidelines for airline crew for training
994March 20Health Businesses
Master of all vessels to determine health of passengers before arrival as per WHO guidelines. If the declaration of health given by Master is found to be incorrect the Master may be prosecuted.
995March 20Health Government
Response Regulatory Framework to be followed to rapidly deal with applications for development of vaccines and diagnostics.
996March 20Health Businesses
Interim guidance for shipping and seafarers for prevention and managing outbreak of COVID-19
997March 20Health Businesses
Instructions to all major and minor ports for dealing with novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic
998March 20International TravelCitizens
All passengers from Australia, UK, and USA will be screened.
999March 20Labour and EmploymentBusinesses
Advisories issues to employers of public/private establishments to refrain from terminating employment or deducting wages for leave. Copies of letters sent to Chief Secretaries, Employers' association and some central government departments.
1000March 20Labour and EmploymentBusinesses
Copy of above advisory to Secretary, Department of Public Enterprises