Latest Current Affairs 28th December 2021

PM Modi to visit Uttarakhand on Thursday and inaugurate & lay foundation stone of 23 projects: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Haldwani, Uttarakhand on 30th December, 2021. He will inaugurate & lay the foundation stone of 23 projects worth over Rs 17500 crore.

Health Ministry approves two Vaccines (CORBEVAX & COVOVAX) and anti-viral drug MOLNUPIRAVIR against COVID-19 in a single day: Today marks a momentous day in the COVID-19 trajectory of the country as Union Health Ministry has approved two Vaccines (CORBEVAX and COVOVAX) and anti-viral drug MOLNUPIRAVIR against COVID-19 in a single day.

Sub-regional connectivity is in the interests of all countries of the region:  HC Doraiswami: High Commissioner of India to Bangladesh Vikram Doraiswami has said that sub-region connectivity is in the interests of all countries in the sub-region.

Bangladesh begins COVID 19 booster vaccination for the the elderly: Bangladesh started the booster dose of COVID 19 vaccination in Dhaka on a limited scale from Tuesday. A few hospitals in Dhaka started administering the Pfizer vaccine jab for people above the age of 60 who had earlier received two doses of the vaccine.

More economic opportunities, encouragement to legal trade needed between India & Bangladesh to reduce border incidents: HC Vikram Doraiswami: High Commissioner of India to Bangladesh Vikram Doraiswami has said that more economic opportunities need to be provided to people on both sides of the border including through facilitation of legal trade, to reduce the incentive for illicit economic activity that is most often the reason for violent incidents on the Indian side of the border.