October is one of the most vibrant months of the year. It's about welcoming winter and the most awaited festivals. It's the season of changing colours and celebration.

Deepawali or Diwali is a festival of lights symbolizing the victory of righteousness. The word "Deepawali" refers to rows of diyas, or clay lamps. Maharishi Valmiki's Birthday, Karva Chouth, Bhai Duj, Chhat Puja and Govardhan Puja will also be observed during this month.

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Maharashtra State DBT
Urban Transport Directorate, UP
Hingoli Police, Maharashtra
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Users can view and pay MTNL telephone bills online in Delhi. All the details are available on the website.

Browse through our Services Section for details about this online service and other services designed to bring the Indian Government closer to its citizens.



Wishes from loved ones always make festivals more delightful. In this digital age, you can share your heartfelt feelings for your family and friends with our e-cards.

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mobileapps MySpeed (TRAI): This application allows you to measure your data speed experience and sends the results to TRAI. The application captures and sends coverage, data speed and other network information along with device and location of the tests. The app does not send any personal user information. All results are reported anonymously.

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