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Daily NEWS Summary | 27-12-2021

Missionaries of Charity Says FCRA Renewal Request Not Approved

Daily NEWS Summary | 27-12-2021; The Missionaries of Charity, a Catholic religious congregation that established Nobel Laureate Mother Teresa, said that their FCRA – Application for Renewal of the Foreign Contributions Act (Regulation) has not been approved and that they have asked their centers that do not operate these bank accounts.


“We have been informed that our FCRA renewal request has not been approved. Therefore, as a measure to ensure that there is no expiration, we have instructed our centers not to manage any of the FC accounts. (foreign contribution) until the issue is resolved, ”a statement from Sister M. Prema, Superior General of the Missionaries of Charity, saying.

The press release states that “the FCRA registration of Missionaries of Charity has not been suspended or canceled. In addition, there is no freeze ordered by the Ministry of the Interior [MHA] on any of our bank accounts ”. Hours earlier, reports that the Center had frozen Missionaries of Charity bank accounts had raised concerns in social and political circles.

Unique Covaxin vaccine option for children 15-18, says government

Daily NEWS Summary | 27-12-2021; The COVID-19 vaccine option for children in the 15-18 age group, who will be vaccinated from January 3, would only be Covaxin, according to new guidelines released on Monday by the Union Ministry of Health.
Prioritization and sequencing of the ‘precautionary dose‘ (third dose) for healthcare workers (HCPs), frontline workers (PDAs) and citizens over 60 with co-morbidities, would be based on completion nine months from the date of administration. of the second dose, which is 39 weeks, said the guidelines, which will take effect from Jan 3.
Healthcare workers, PDAs, and citizens aged 60 and over with co-morbidities will be able to access the precautionary dose vaccination through their existing Co-WIN account. Eligibility for the precautionary dose will be based on the date of administration of the second dose recorded in the Co-WIN system, which will send an SMS to use the precautionary dose when it is due, the ministry said. Registration and appointment services are accessible via online and on-site modes, and details of precautionary dose administration will be reflected in vaccination certificates, as directed.

Health Secretary briefs Election Commission on COVID-19 situation in Election-related states

Daily NEWS Summary | 27-12-2021; As the Election Commission of Indi (ECI) prepares for Assembly elections in Goa, Manipur, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand and Punjab in early 2022, the Union’s Secretary for Health and Family Welfare, Rajesh Bhushan told him about the COVID-19 situation. Among the topics discussed was the highly transmissible variant of Omicron which has been detected in several states so far, an ECI official said. The Commission would go to U.P. Tuesday for a three-day visit to assess the situation and meet representatives of political parties and the administration.

OBC reservation: Center moves SC and requests revocation of decree approved on December 17 in Madhya Pradesh case

Daily NEWS Summary | 27-12-2021; The Center has approached the Supreme Court to seek revocation of its Dec 17 order ordering the Madhya Pradesh State Election Commission (SEC) to suspend the voting process in seats reserved for other backward classes in the within the local body and to notify these entries again to the General Assembly Category.
The government has argued that improving cataloged castes, cataloged tribes and OBCs has been the government’s top priority and the inadequate representation of OBCs in local self-government frustrates “object, intent and purpose. even of the idea itself “and bring governance to the local level.

Covid Updates: The number of coronavirus cases reported in India stood at 3,47,93,524 at the time of publication of this bulletin, with a death toll of 4,79,731.

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