THE ONGOING elections to 5 Assemblies are unfold over eight phases and therefore want extra time to complete. This additionally signifies that officers at Election Commission have needed to work longer hours at the same time as Covid-19 instances in Delhi have been on the rise. While the Bihar Assembly elections have been kind of uneventful by way of Covid instances reported from Nirvachan Sadan, the identical can’t be mentioned of the continuing polls. This week one of many three election commissioners examined constructive for the virus. Sushil Chandra, who will quickly assume cost as Chief Election Commissioner, is now realized to be working from house.
PRIME MINISTER Narendra Modi on Wednesday revealed an fascinating behavior of his whereas interacting with college students through the digital Pariksha Pe Charcha. Talking about what college students ought to do of their free time, he mentioned he relaxes by sitting on the swing at his residence. Another side, he revealed, was that his thoughts works greatest within the morning, and that’s when he tries to take up complicated points and make troublesome selections. The easier points and selections for left for the night or night time.
WHEN THE nation-wide lockdown was first imposed final yr, all faculties, together with residential faculties such because the Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas, have been closed and college students have been despatched house. Since February 8, JNVs have allowed class 10 and 12 college students to return to campus since they’re anticipated to seem for the Board exams quickly. However, the second wave of Covid-19 instances has prompted some district directors to order the closure of the JNVs once more. Given that exams are not far away and that youngsters primarily from underprivileged background research in these faculties, the Education Ministry is realized to have approached the Home Ministry for assist. The Home Ministry this week issued an order to all state chief secretaries, asking them to move directions to the district magistrates to not pressure JNV college students to return house.