Basavaraj Somappa Bommai, the new chief minister of Karnataka assumed office on July 29, 2021, and 29 cabinet ministers were sworn in on 4th August. BS Bommai took charge after BS Yediyurappa resigned from the CM post. The Bommai cabinet has 30 ministers including the CM. The Bommai cabinet doesn’t have deputy CMs. Find below […]
The democratically elected, Government of Karnataka has supreme authority over the state’s 30 districts. The chief minister and his/her council of ministers are appointed by Karnataka’s constitutional head, the governor. The bicameral state legislature of Karnataka consists of Legislative Assembly and Legislative Council.
The seat of Karnataka’s state legislature, the Vidhan Soudha, is aptly located in its state capital, Bangalore. There are three prime political parties in Karnataka, the Indian National Congress, the Bharatiya Janata Party and Janata Dal Secular. Presently, the BJP is the ruling party of Karnataka, with B. S. Yediyurappa as the elected chief minister of the state.
The Government of Karnataka has launched many people friendly programs such as the Anna Bhagya, Ksheera Bhagya, Runamukta Bhagya and Vidya Sira. The state government has also announced a new free laptop scheme under which students enrolling at government colleges in the year 2017-18 will receive free laptops. Read more about Karnataka Government
Want to know about Karnataka unlock 3 guidelines? Taking steps towards returning to normalcy, the Karnataka state government has unlocked more services and eased COVID-19 related curbs with effect from July 5th, 2021. These guidelines will remain in effect till Jul19th, 2021. These unlock 3.0 guidelines are applicable in all parts of Karnataka except Kodagu. […]
Want to know what are Bal Seva Scheme and Bal Swaraj Scheme? Swaraj is a central government Scheme while Bal Seva is a Karnataka government initiative to help children orphaned by COVID-19. Read on to know more. COVID-19 wave in India has left children in over 30,000 families without one or both parents. Many of […]
The Government of Karnataka has decided to extend the total lockdown after evaluating the COVID 19 situations in the state. Karnataka has unlocked more services starting from the 6th of July. These are districts that have recorded a COVID-19 positivity rate below 5%. The relaxed lockdown will stay in effect till July 5th. The state […]
With the high number of COVID cases continuing to be diagnosed every day, the Karnataka state government has issued a new SOP for Karnataka High Court. The government has already issued Standard Operating Procedure or SOP for the district courts and trial courts. These SOPs will be in effect from May 24th 2021 onwards until […]
Is there an SOP for district and trial courts during COVID-19 in Karnataka? Yes, there is. Read on to know the functioning of courts during COVID-19. As a result of the high number of COVID-19 cases being reported daily, the functioning of the district and trial judiciary will be restricted until further notice. In light […]
COVID vaccination at private companies and industrial workplaces are allowed in Bangalore by the state government. Industrial establishments and private companies can run vaccination drives for their employees and dependents. This has been permitted through The Liberalized Pricing and Accelerated National Covid-19 Vaccination Strategy as issued by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare […]
The Karnataka government recently released revised guidelines for COVID vaccination drive in the state. The new COVID-19 vaccination guidelines are aimed at minimizing confusion regarding the vaccination drive. Read: List Of COVID Vaccine Hospitals In Bangalore Read: COVID Vaccination At Private Companies in Bangalore New Guidelines For COVID Vaccination In Karnataka – Highlights Vaccination For […]
Want to know more about patient management in triage centers? The Karnataka state government recently released fresh guidelines for the management of COVID-19 positive patients in triage areas. A triage area is defined as a hospital, health center or any such suitable facility in a home, ward or village. Patients are to be managed here […]
In an attempt to decentralize the COVID care, BBMP (Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike) has set up COVID-19 triage centers in Bangalore. The triage centers are set up constituency-wise to curb the spread of coronavirus cases in the city. There are a total of 26 such COVID care centers in Bangalore The triage centers set up […]