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Among top Headlines As Lockdown moves to Day 10, top headlines covering PM Modi's Video message is going to be delivered at 9 am today which will be a kind of social interaction to public of India 4th time in a month. World Bank extended $ 1b to India as emergency fund to India amidst COVID19 battle also top headline. Bollywood star will donate in PM Fund, Maharashtra CM Relief fund and to other NGOs today as announcement made by him.
Among other headlines Ministry of Health and Family Welfare yesterday launched the Aarogya Setu app on play store which crosses hundreds of thousand downloads within hours also become headline of the early hours.
1) As Prime Minister Narendra Modi has scheduled to release Video message at 9 am today, assumptions are being made that PM likely to deliver important message amidst Lockdown in country due to Coronavirus. Likely at his Social media account PM's video message to be delivered as he himself pre-announced. After organizing ‘Mann ki Baat' program recently in which Prime Minister brought various disciplines and cheers for health workers and tagged Corona fighters in Country, video message is also been seeing as a social message to public.
2) On Thursday World Bank extended the emergency Fund of one billion USD to India amidst COVID19. World Bank approved $ 1b to India as emergency financing which 'will support better screening, contact tracing and laboratory diagnostics, procure PPEs and to set up new isolation wards' WB intimated.
3) In other news Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan through his franchise and Red Chillies Entertainment organization will donate voluntarily fund in Prime Minister setup of CARE fund for Coronavirus and CM relief fund in Maharashtra. Through his social media intimation Shah Rukh Khan announced about donation plan.
4) On Thursday Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MOHFW) launched the new ‘Aarogya Setu' app for Android and iOS platforms. The Aarogya Setu app will function as Health data of People of India and testing source of Coronavirus disease with special guidance and support details. MOHFW launched Aarogya Setu app received hundreds of thousand downloads after its launch.
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