The new cases were identified at the end of the examination of 5124 samples and the fresh cases were spread over Puducherry 75, Karaikal 13, Yanam 5 and Mahe 20. A 51-year-old man hailing from...
Schools and colleges in Puducherry central, Karaikal, Yanam, and Mahe will be opened due to the falling Covid-19 cases and the speeding-up of vaccination.
The new cases were detected at the end of the examination of 8018 samples.
Though the AINRC-led NDA had swept the April 6 Assembly polls in this union territory, the cabinet formation dragged on for long as the saffron party initially insisted for a deputy CM post for one of...
Four more people succumbed to the infection during last twenty four hours. The age group of the deceased ranged between 39 and 80 years.
While the earlier impasse was due to the BJP demanding a deputy chief minister's post and three ministerial berths, it has now settled for 2 ministers and Speaker's post.
BJP sources, however, said with its nominee Embalam R Selvam being accommodated as Speaker, the demand for the post of Deputy CM would not be pursued for the present .
The Health Secretary said that a special camp was held in Karuvadikuppam near here on Tuesday to vaccinate differently-abled persons, their parents or care-takers.
Secretary to the Assembly R Mounissamy told PTI on Tuesday that Selvam's was the only nomination received for the election to office of Speaker, scheduled to be held in the House tomorrow.
The announcement comes following a decline in coronavirus cases in the union territory.