Jammu (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], June 16 (ANI): Traders from the Jammu region have appealed to the administration for help stating that they are witnessing substantial losses due to the lockdown which was imposed in the second wave of COVID-19.
Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], June 11 (ANI): Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday announced a special relief package for the farmers in Cyclone Yaas affected districts of the state, where the Cyclonic storm destroyed crops in many places, causing extensive damage to livestock, fisheries and handlooms.
Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], June 3 (ANI): Keeping in view the outbreak of COVID-19 virus in the habitation of Primitive Vulnerable Tribal Groups (PVTGs) of Odisha, the Schduled Tribe (ST) and Scheduled Caste (SC) SC Development Department has announced a special package for the PVTGs.
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], June 1 (ANI): Drawing attention to the miserable condition of horticulture farmers in the state, Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee (KPCC) president DK Shivakumar on Monday asserted that government should procure the produce of horticulture farmers directly as the lockdown is forcing them to sell them at pittance.
Siliguri (West Bengal) [India], May 30 (ANI): Slamming West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for allegedly fighting with the Centre amid the COVID-19 crisis, BJP MP Raju Bista on Sunday said the TMC supremo thinks if she is like a king and ignore the opposition.