India occupies top position with 4, 314,606 recoveries, which is 19 percent of the global total, followed by the United States with 4,225, 993 recoveries that constitute 18.70 percent of the total global COVID-19 recoveries.
The bill introduced in Lok Sabha to amend Foreign Contribution (Regulation) Act, 2010 proposes to include the public servants and public corporations that are owned and controlled by the government among the list of the entities who will not be eligible to receive foreign funding.
The two bills include the Farmers' Produce Trade and Commerce (Promotion and Facilitation) Bill, 2020 and the Farmers (Empowerment and Protection) Agreement of Price Assurance and Farm Services Bill, 2020.
The user fee, which will be collected by the Indian Railways for the redevelopment and modernization of railway station infrastructure will already be included in the ticket as it is done in air travel.
The Education Minister mentioned that the ministry has held several consultations with Union territories and States to ensure that the school going students do not lag behind in their studies during the pandemic.
The Salary, Allowances, and Pensions of Members of Parliament (Amendment) Bill, 2020 has replaced an ordinance that was brought earlier as part of the measures to gather resources for fighting the Coronavirus pandemic.
The Serum Institute of India (SII) received a go ahead from the Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI) on September 15, 2020 to resume clinical trial of the Oxford COVID-19 vaccine candidate in the country.