Union Ministers Prakash Javadekar and Dr Jitendra Singh to brief media on cabinet decisions at 3 pm on Wednesday. The briefing is scheduled to be held at the National Media Centre in the national capital.
A a very powerful assembly of the Delhi Catastrophe Management Authority (DDMA) today is likely to talk about resuming the Delhi Metro train services and products and other activities permitted under the Centre’s ‘Unlock 4’ guidelines, according to officials. The Ministry of Home Matters (MHA) has petrmitted metro trains to function in a graded manner from September 7.
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh will leave for Russia today to attend a a very powerful assembly of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO), which is taking place under the shadow of an escalating border row between India and China, two of the bloc’s key members.
In another key event today, the Supreme Court will take a decision on waiver of interest on loan moratorium given by banks to help borrowers in the time of coronavirus crisis. The Centre and the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Tuesday informed the court that the moratorium on repayment of loans could be extended to up to two years under sure conditions.
Amid a political slugfest over the Facebook problem, the parliamentary panel on information technology will meet today to debate of the social media platform’s alleged misuse.