It stated that nine states and UTs, including Gujarat, J&K, Jharkhand, Meghalaya, Rajasthan, Telengana, Tripura and Uttar Pradesh, have totally exempted the loans under PMSVANidhi from stamp duty.
Mobile telephone services in most parts of Kashmir and all Internet services continue to remain suspended since 5 August.
The Delhi Congress workers on Wednesday staged a protest outside the liquor vendors here, claiming the new excise policy would turn the capital into "Nashe Ki Rajdhani".
In the video of the incident that went viral on social media, the helpless vendor is seen defending himself against the repeated blows
In the video, a hawker who runs an idli stall on the pavement can be seen fetching water from a toilet to prepare the chutney, which is served as an accompaniment to the idli.
Lack of rainfall and hot winds blowing from Rajasthan are behind the severe weather condition, says India Meteorological Department (IMD)