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HC tells UT to publicise Senior Citizens Act

Source: Tribune Making it clear that an appeal against an order passed under the Senior Citizens Act by Additional District Magistrate-cum-Maintenance Tribunal lies before the District Magistrate-cum-Appellate Tribunal, the Punjab and Haryana High Court has asked the UT Department of Social Welfare, Women and Child Development, to give “necessary wide publicity”...

Seniors can pay property tax at home

Source: Times of India From December, senior citizens will not have to visit zonal offices to pay property tax. Following on Delhi government’s footsteps, South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) on Monday announced the plans to provide doorstep services for property ...

What is Zika virus?

Source: Indian Express Rajasthan tested 55 positive cases of Zika virus, prompting the state health department to conduct a review meeting and set up medical teams in Shastri Nagar area. India, this year, registered its first case of Zika virus in Rajasthan after an elderly woman from Jaipur tested positive for the...