Left Menu
Development News Edition

Coronavirus: Sugar mill in UP's Shamli to sanitise 75 villages

PTI | Muzaffarnagar | Updated: 26-03-2020 10:16 IST | Created: 26-03-2020 10:16 IST
Coronavirus: Sugar mill in UP's Shamli to sanitise 75 villages

A sugar mill in Uttar Pradesh's Shamli district will be sanitising 75 nearby villages to prevent the spread of coronavirus, an official said on Thursday. The Doab sugar mill will also provide free food to its 750 employees who are engaged in crushing work, R B Khokhar, chief operating officer of the mill told the media.

"During the lockdown, we will sanitise Shamli and 75 villages near the mill to prevent the spread of coronavirus... food will also be given to all employees during crushing work," he said. The Uttar Pradesh government has relaxed lockdown norms for sugar mills, distilleries and cane farmers in the state.

In Muzzafarnagar district, eight sugar mills have been allowed to continue crushing work during the lockdown..

(This story has not been edited by Devdiscourse staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)



China: A savior for emerging markets or a poison pill?

... ...

Future of Urban Planning: Artificial Intelligence guiding the way

Advances in emerging technologies like Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning can help us understand our cities better and derive useful insights from real-time data collected through automated models....


Latest News

A high-end Croatian wine finds its way to U.S. presidential inauguration

A Croatian red wine will be among wines served at events on Inauguration Day this week in Washington, the winery that produced it says, hoping that the moment in the presidential spotlight will be a boon to the countrys small wine industry....

Dwayne Johnson drops 'Young Rock' trailer on social media

Hollywood actor Dwayne Johnson has announced his comeback to the small screen with the show Young Rock on Sunday local time. According to Fox News, the 48-year-old star dropped the trailer for his upcoming biographical TV show, Young Rock w...

Rajasthan: Retd HC judge appointed chairman of state consumer panel

The Rajasthan government has appointed retired High Court judge Banwari Lal Sharma as the chairman of the state Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission.The state government issued a notification in this regard.Naveen Jain, secretary of consu...

Hindu community leader demands protection for temple in northwest Pakistan

A leader of the minority Hindu community in Pakistan on Sunday demanded protection for a temple in Abbottabad district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province fearing an attack on the place of worship by some mischievous elements who wanted to occup...

Give Feedback