Govt’s education, insurance and pension schemes for Covid-hit families

Covid cases may come in third wave

Ground Report | New Delhi: The central government has announced provision of various facilities including pension to the dependents of those who lost their lives due to Covid-19. Government said that apart from pension for dependents, the government will ensure enhanced liberalized insurance compensation for families affected by Covid. Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that these steps … Read more

PM Cares: Government or private fund?

PM Cares Fund in the face of controversy again. Is this fund a public or private trust? It has been called a government fund on behalf of the central government. However, it is recorded as a private trust in the documents of the fund. This inconsistency has again raised questions about the Narendra Modi government’s … Read more

155 crores in PM Cares fund due to salary of government employees

In addition to the Rs 2,400 crore of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) fund, more than 100 government companies gave Rs 155 crore to the PM Cares Fund from their employees’ salary. The Indian Express newspaper has reported through the ITI that ONGC gave Rs 29.06 crore out of the salary of its employees. At the same time, … Read more