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“I would rather have questions that can’t be answered than answers that can’t be questioned.”
― Richard Feynman

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June 25th, 2020 at 11:58 am

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AIIMS, New Delhi : Home Ministry Advisory regarding Conduct of AIIMS Entrance Examination

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Government of India Ministry of Home Affairs (Disaster Management Division)  North Block, New DeIhi-110001 Dated June, 2020

Office Memorandum

Subject: F.N.40-6/2020-DM-I(A)-Part(2) Government of India Ministry of Home Affairs (Disaster Management Division)  North Block, New DeIhi-110001 Dated June, 2020

Office Memorandum

Subject: Conduct of AIIMS Entrance Examination-regarding.
The undersigned is directed to refer to MoHFW’s D.O. letter No.V16020/103/2020-INI-I dated 2″cl June, 2020 addressed to Home Secretary on the subject mentioned above wherein this Ministry had been requested to direct all the Chief Secretaries for providing the necessary support for smooth conduct of AIIMS Entrance Examination.
2. Regarding allowing movement of candidates and Support staff/ observers for the examination center, it is to mentioned that as per Para 6 (i) of the Guidelines for Phased Re-opening (Unlock-1) issued vide MHA Order dated 30.05.2020, there is no restriction on Inter-State or Intra-State movement of persons and no separate permission/ approval/ e-permit will be required for such movement.
3. With regard to other issues like conducting AIIMS Entrance Examination and allowing opening of examination centers, all activities related to preparation and conduct of examination and support of local authority for necessary administrative facilitation and security for conduct of AIIMS Entrance Examination, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare may take up the matter directly with the State/ UT Governments at their end. 51 c,0-01.—wo ( anoj Kasaha Second-In-Command (DM-I) Tele: 011-23438123
To, Secretary Ministry of Health and Family Welfare Room No. 156-A, Nirman Bhawan, New Delhi

The undersigned is directed to refer to MoHFW’s D.O. letter No.V16020/103/2020-INI-I dated 2″cl June, 2020 addressed to Home Secretary on the subject mentioned above wherein this Ministry had been requested to direct all the Chief Secretaries for providing the necessary support for smooth conduct of AIIMS Entrance Examination.
2. Regarding allowing movement of candidates and Support staff/ observers for the examination center, it is to mentioned that as per Para 6 (i) of the Guidelines for Phased Re-opening (Unlock-1) issued vide MHA Order dated 30.05.2020, there is no restriction on Inter-State or Intra-State movement of persons and no separate permission/ approval/ e-permit will be required for such movement.
3. With regard to other issues like conducting AIIMS Entrance Examination and allowing opening of examination centers, all activities related to preparation and conduct of examination and support of local authority for necessary administrative facilitation and security for conduct of AIIMS Entrance Examination, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare may take up the matter directly with the State/ UT Governments at their end. 51 c,0-01.—wo ( anoj Kasaha Second-In-Command (DM-I) Tele: 011-23438123
To, Secretary Ministry of Health and Family Welfare Room No. 156-A, Nirman Bhawan, New Delhi

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June 10th, 2020 at 1:29 pm

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Reporter Anjana Om Kashyap Enters ICU – Doctors protest

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File Picture of Anjana Om Kashyap Source:Twitter

Reporting on Acute Encephalistis Syndrome(AES) in Muzaffarpur, Bihar, reporter Anajana Om Kashyap entered the ICU without the standard requirement of sterile dress and gown. She went on to ask illogical questions to the doctor and the nurse who were on duty about the lack of beds and delay in attending to the patients insted of asking the leaders who visited earlier that day. The outrageous and uncivil behavior of the journalist has invited criticism from both medical fraternity and journalist for sensationaising an issue deviating from the real cause of the event.

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June 19th, 2019 at 2:46 pm

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World Albinism Awareness Day : June 13 – 5 Things You Should Know

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What causes Albinism ?

Albinism is an inherited disease transmitted by autosomal recessive inheritance.

Can Albinism be cured ?

There is no definitive cure for albinism though the complication associated with albinism.

How common is Albinism ?

Albinism is a rare disease with a prevalence of one in 17,000.

What are the complications associated with Albinism ?

People with albinism are at increased risk of malignancies.

Does albinism spread ?

Albinism is a non contagious disease. There is no risk to contacting disease if you come in contact with one who has.

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June 13th, 2019 at 12:06 pm

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