Reliance Industries reclaimed the Rs 10 lakh crore market capitalisation mark after the stock of Mukesh Ambani-led conglomerate gained over 3 per cent in early trade on Monday. Finance Ministry refuted reports that Centre is planning to slash salaries of its employees. Government is planning to make it compulsory to have Aarogya Setu app installed on mobile phones for air travel. Read for more top stories from the world of business and economy:
"There is no proposal under consideration of government for any cut whatsoever in the existing salary of any category of central government employees," Finance Ministry said.
The Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri had earlier indicated that airlines, especially domestic flights, were expected to resume operations by May 15.
Mumbai-based medical devices company Transasia Biomedical's German subsidiary Erba Mannheim has already got clearance from the US and Europe to make COVID-19 antibody ELISA kits.
Coronavirus lockdown: MHA said that any restriction on the movement of medical professionals and paramedical staff can lead to severe constraints in rendering COVID and non-COVID medical services.