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Jaipur Airport assures quick & safe transportation of pandemic essentials!

Reportedly, Jaipur Airport has witnessed the transportation of 20.59 tonnes of COVID-19 vaccines between May 1 and June 9.

Leading the COVID fight as a frontrunner, Jaipur Airport has played a major role in assuring secure and hastened delivery of medical essentials. As per reports, Jaipur Airport authorities have managed the transportation of 20.59 tonnes of COVID-19 vaccines between May 1 and June 9. Giving out this information on Monday, the Airports Authority of India (AAI) also apprised about a range of other welfare works undertaken by the airport officials.

Multiple efforts by Jaipur airport to assure uninterrupted supply

Hit hard by the second wave of the pandemic, various regions across India were faced with a dire imbalance between the demand and supply of medical necessities, including oxygen. During the period, over 100 airports administered by the Airport Authority of India, committed their efforts to resolve the situation. Amongst them, Jaipur Airport worked on a number of initiatives to aid the medical infrastructure.

As a part of this, the Indian Air Force ferried nine oxygen tankers from the Jaipur Airport to the Jamnagar Airport between April 26 and May 16. Additionally, a large amount of COVID vaccines, over 500 oxygen concentrators, over 42 boxes of oximeters, COVID-19 detection and vaccination kits and black fungus medicines, were also transported from the Jaipur Airport in the last two months.

Complete adherence to COVID protocols at the airport

In wake of the pandemic, the Jaipur Airport authorities are making sure that all instructions issued by the central and territorial administration are followed to assure the safety of commuters. Subsequently, both the airport staff and travellers are regularly asked to ensure COVID appropriate behaviour and social distancing guidelines. Besides, electronic and permanent displays are being used to spread awareness about the pandemic.

Assuring the safety of the employees, the airport administration has also conducted focussed vaccination schedules for its workers. As per reports, a large count of beneficiaries has benefitted through the nine schedules organised to date.

List of SOPs issued for colleges in Mumbai ahead of the scheduled reopening on Wednesday

Check out the details of the guidelines issued by the University of Mumbai for its affiliated colleges here

Degree colleges in Mumbai are all set to resume offline classes from October 20. Ahead of the reopening, the University of Mumbai has issued new SOPs to ensure safety for all staffers and students. Amongst various other steps, the college authorities have been asked to take ensure social distancing, follow the mask norm, and maintain hygiene. Read on to check out other details:

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LMC to fight air pollution in Lucknow with new anti-smog guns!

Notably, Lucknow Municipal Corporation had purchased 3 anti-smog guns last year as well.

Lucknow Municipal Corporation will deploy vehicles equipped with new anti-smog guns to combat the growing levels of air pollution in the city. The anti-smog guns will ensure proper visibility during the foggy season by improving the quality of air significantly and making it more breathable for the citizens here.

Notably, as per the World Air Quality Report 2020, Lucknow was ranked as the ninth most polluted city in the world. It has been reported that the level of pollution rises significantly during the winters due to the drop in temperature paired with high moisture content apart from other common factors. This deadly combination leads to the trapping of particulate matter in the atmosphere, thereby deteriorating the air quality.

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Sale & use of green firecrackers allowed in Jaipur & other Raj districts

The cracker ban is lifted in all districts, except the ones that fall in the NCR area.

In a bid to promote an ecological festive season, the Rajasthan government has permitted the sale and use of only green firecrackers, in all regions execpt those falling under NCR. Additionaly, the ban will remain in force in cities with poor air quality.

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Zero COVID fatalities reported in Mumbai on Sunday, for the first time in 20 months!

The latest development has brought in a new respite to the citizens and authorities alike.

After a difficult year marred by the pandemic, there is finally some good news for the people of Mumbai. For the first time since the onset of COVID on March 26, 2020, the metropolitan city has reported zero fatalities. While the city is already on the path to recovery with a decline in cases each day, the latest development has brought in a new respite to the citizens and authorities alike.

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New flights to ease connectivity from Indore to Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Delhi & Hyderabad from October 31

These flights are part of the winter schedule approved by the DGCA

As per the new winter flight schedule approved by the Directorate General of Civil Aviation, 25 new flight services will be started to ease connectivity from Indore to Mumbai, Delhi, Hyderabad and Ahmedabad. The daily flight movement between Indore and Delhi is set to increase with the induction of 16 new flights on this route. 10 new flights on both Indore-Ahmedabad and Indore-Mumbai routes along with at least 8 other services between Indore- Hyderabad, will also be functional from October 31.

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Jaipur's Mridul Agarwal creates history by scoring the highest-ever percentile in JEE Advanced!

Reportedly, more than 30 students from Jaipur have qualified the Joint Engineering Exam this year.

Jaipur's 18-year-old Mridul Agarwal, who appeared for the Joint Entrance Examination Advanced (JEE) Advanced from the IIT Delhi zone, is the all-India topper this year. Bringing laurels to the Pink City, Mridul has created a history by getting 96%, the highest-ever percentile in the examination. Moreover, over 30 students from the city have qualified for this entrance examination this year.

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Put an end to your quest for steal deals & hangout places in Lucknow with KnockOFF!

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You must have heard stories and read poems about how people cross a thousand oceans and climb mountains to find love. But you don't have to go to any great lengths if the love of your life is food. All you've gotta do to reunite with your one true love, is go to your phone's App Store/Play Store and download the KnockOFF app. Easy right?

Eat to your heart's content and save big each time, with unbelievable deals on KnockOFF. So, if you are on the lookout for some steal deals today, at the most happening places in Lucknow, scroll away and take your pick:

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