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Defense Ministry issues clarification on non-payment of pension to armed forces personnel for the month of April 2022
In view of the concerns expressed in sections of the media and social media regarding the non-payment of pension to Defense Pensioners for the month of April 2022, the Ministry of Defense has issued a clarification.
The explanation states that All pensioners must complete annual identification in order to continue receipt of monthly pension, which is usually done in the month of November 2021 by all banks acting as Pension Disbursing Agencies. Due to the COVID situation, the Government had extended the window for annual identification due on November 30, 2021 upto March 31, 2022.
Accordingly, SPARSH has been successfully disbursing monthly pensions to over five lakh pensioners, including 4.47 lakh pensioners who migrated from the legacy system to SPARSH (post 01.01.2016 retirees) up to March 31, 2022.
Bodo Sahitya Sabha has an important role in strengthening the Bodo language, literature and culture: President
President Shri Ram Nath Kovind has said that the month of May is very important for the Bodo people as they remember Bodofa Upendra Nath Brahma on May 1 which is his death anniversary. He said that Bodofa had spread the message of “live and let live”. His message of maintaining harmony with all communities while conscious of Bodo’s self-pride will be forever relevant.
Shri Ram Nath Kovind was participating in the 61st Annual Convention of Bodo Sahitya Sabha, at Tamulpur, Assam today (May 4, 2022).
The President appreciated Bodo Sahitya Sabha for making an invaluable contribution for the past 70 years in strengthening the Bodo language, literature and culture. He said that the Founder-President of the Bodo Sahitya Sabha, Joy Bhadra Hagzer and General Secretary Sonaram Thosen had made commendable efforts in recognition of the Bodo language. This Sabha has also played important role in the use of the Bodo language as the medium of school education and place in higher education.
Workers associated with construction work will now be able to travel free in buses in Delhi
Now the workers associated with construction work in Delhi will not have to pay fares in Delhi government buses. They will be able to travel free of cost in Delhi Transport Corporation buses. In the national capital Delhi, the Arvind Kejriwal government, giving a big gift to the labourers going for big construction work, has now announced a free bus service for them after women.
Announcing this, Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia said that the state government will give free bus passes from today for Beldar, Mistry, Carpenter, Electrician, Guard and other labourers engaged at the construction site in Delhi.
Manish Sisodia claims: Delhiites voted AAP the best party in the survey
Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia has accused BJP workers of spreading violence and said that the Aam Aadmi Party has tried to know the opinion of the people of Delhi through a survey. In the survey of the Aam Aadmi Party, the leaders of the Aam Aadmi Party and the party itself have been described as the best.
BJP is targeting Rajasthan: Gehlot
Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot has said that ‘BJP is deliberately targeting Rajasthan’.
Heavy rain in Hyderabad, rescue team left with the boat to rescue stranded people
Heavy rain accompanied by strong winds lashed Hyderabad on Wednesday morning. In such a situation, the administration has sent a rescue team along with the boat to save the people trapped in some parts.
Priyanka Gandhi targeted the Yogi government in the Lalitpur rape case, said law and order were suppressed in the noise of bulldozer
Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi has targeted the Yogi government of Uttar Pradesh in the case of the rape of a 13-year-old girl in Lalitpur, Uttar Pradesh.
Questioning the Yogi government, Mrs Priyanka Gandhi said that how the real reforms of law and order are being suppressed in the noise of bulldozers. Strict measures have to be taken to curb such incidents.
Restrictions on freedom of expression undermining Pakistan’s progress: Blinken
US Secretary of State Antony Blinken has said that restrictions on freedom of expression undermine Pakistan’s image and its ability to progress.
JioGames will get a new Chhota Bheem game this month
The hugely popular character Chhota Bheem among kids will now be available on the gaming platform – JioGames. JioGames and Green Gold Animation Pvt. Ltd. to take Chhota Bheem Games to kids and gaming enthusiasts. Ltd. has joined hands.