Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray announces lockdown in Maharashtra to be extended till April 30
The Ministry of Corporate Affairs has allowed contributions from companies to state disaster management authorities for fighting COVID-19 to be treated as CSR expenditure
BREAKING | Centre extends national lockdown by 2 weeks, official announcement to be made soon
BREAKING | National lockdown to be extended, confirms Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal
Hailing PM Narendra Modi on agreeing to extend the lockdown, Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal wrote, “PM has taken correct decision to extend lockdown. Today, India’s position is better than many developed countries because we started lockdown early. If it is stopped now, all gains would be lost. To consolidate, it is imp to extend it.”
Life Insurance Corp of India to give a full month extension to all policyholders whose premiums fall due in March and April
Death toll in Mumbai’s Dharavi rises to 4
Maharashtra: A senior police officer from Thane has tested positive for coronavirus
Assam native Tablighi Jamaat attendee commits suicide at Maharashtra hospital after testing positive for COVID-19
Chicago Jail, US’s top hotspot for COVID-19 with over 300 cases
Researchers at the National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research-Guwahati designs innovative 3D products to fight COVID-19
CMs of Delhi, Maharashtra, Punjab and several others ask PM for lockdown extension till April 30
India reports the highest number of daily recoveries in the last 24 hours at 127 cases, as per MoHFW’s update this morning
Italy’s official COVID-19 toll climbed by another 570 fatalities, total at 18,849
Italy extends lockdown till May 3
Former CJI Ranjan Gogoi’s mother donated Rs 1 lakh to PM Cares
Prime Minister Narendra Modi holding meeting with Chief Ministers of states through video conferencing
Chidambaram urges CMs to unanimously demand for transfer of cash to every poor family
Ahead of PM Narendra Modi’s meeting with chief ministers, senior Congress leader P Chidambaram urges CMs of states where the party is in power to unanimously demand for transfer of cash to every poor family
US sees 2,108 deaths in a day; France, Brazil tallies top 1,000
Tokyo Olympic CEO hints games could be in doubt even in 2021
As the coronavirus spreads in Japan, the chief executive of the Tokyo Games said on Friday he can’t guarantee the postponed Olympics will be staged next year even with a 16-month delay.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe issued an emergency declaration this week to battle the virus, putting the country under restrictions after it seemed it had avoided the spread.
“I don’t think anyone would be able to say if it is going to be possible to get it under control by next July or not,” Tokyo organising committee CEO Toshiro Muto said, speaking through an interpreter at a news conference conducted remotely.
1,500 beds, 30 doctors, 200 nurses on stand-by for police personnel in Assam
MHA seeks views of State govts on lockdown
Strictly adhere to lockdown guidelines: Centre
Marking an end to all possibilities for mass celebration of Rongali Bihu next week, the Centre on Friday directed all States and Union Territories to strictly adhere to the ongoing 21-day lockdown guidelines and not allow any festival, including social or religious gathering and procession.
Assam tea gardens to reopen from today
Prices of vegetables fixed by Kamrup (Metro) district administration:
Total COVID-19 cases soar to 7,447 in India
The total number of coronavirus cases in India reached 7,447 on Saturday (April 11), as of 8 am, with the death toll standing at 239.
According to the latest updates provided by the Union health ministry, there are 6,565 active cases with 239 deaths so far in the country. As many as 642 patients have been cured or discharged and one has migrated.