SC asks Center to collect data on distribution of ex-gratia amount to kin of COVID victims, pulls up Gujarat government

The Supreme Court on Monday asked the Center to collect information from states on the progress made on disbursement of ex-gratia of Rs 50,000 to the next of kin of COVID-19 victims and pulled up the Gujarat government for issuing a notification setting up an inquiry committee to the contrary. Of. for its directions. A … Read more

Fifth of Kovid-19 deaths listed in Kerala on appeal of families

Kerala’s Covid-19 death count shows that nearly a fifth of them were identified after the family members of the deceased persons appealed to the health authorities. According to Kerala’s Kovid-19 dashboard data, out of 36,087 deaths due to infection, 7404 were added on the appeal of family members. The state has been reporting a large … Read more