Delhi LG Anil Baijal sets up exclusive COVID-19 testing centre for Delhi Police personnel working amid the outbreak
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh inaugurates mobile lab for COVID-19 screening and R&D activities
No positive case of COVID-19 in Puducherry in last 10 days: Govt official
101 Sri Lankan students studying in Lovely Professional University (LPU) evacuated by special flight from Amritsar
Rs 10,025 crore disbursed to 20.05 crore to Women Jan Dhan account holders
More than 33 crore poor people received financial assistance of Rs 31,235 crore, so far, under the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Package
Supreme Committee in Oman decides Mosques will remain closed, no gatherings shall be permitted during Ramadan
Cabinet approves Rs 15,000 Crore for “India COVID-19 Emergency Response and Health System Preparedness Package”
The funds sanctioned will be utilized in 3 Phases and for immediate COVID19 Emergency Response.
“The package include mounting emergency response to slow and limit COVID19 in India through the development of diagnostics and COVID-dedicated treatment facilities, centralized procurement of essential medical equipment and drugs.”
Maharashtra reports 431 new cases; state tally climbs to 5,649
As many as 70 areas in Palghar district of Maharashtra notified as containment zone
Karnataka reports 16 new cases; state tally climbs to 443
No direction of FIR against factory if COVID cases is detected: Prakash Javedkar
Union minister Prakash Javedkar clarified that govt has not issued any directive that if any Coronavirus case is detected in the factory there will be FIR against the factory. This is a rumor and absolutely false.
He added, “Industry can go for production fearlessly in the allowed areas by taking adequate precautions like social distancing, wearing face mask, etc.”
Telangana CM hopes that COVID-19 spread may see a decline due to lockdown, containment measures
Bihar: Khajpura locality in Patna declared hotspot in view of increased COVID-19 cases
Another case of COVID-19 detected in Assam, state tally at 35
Sonia Gandhi says, since the last CWC meet three weeks ago, the coronavirus pandemic has increased disturbingly
Sikkim not to host Mansarovar Yatra, border trade through Nathula Pass
Remittances to India likely to decline by 23% in 2020 due to Covid-19, says World Bank
Indians among worst affected ethnic groups in England
Second COVID patient of Manipur discharged
Meghalaya Govt distributes essential commodities to quarantined households
Fuel price hike temporary step: Assam govt
Citing that the royalties paid by the oil companies will go down by more than half due to the record slump in crude oil prices, Finance Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma today said the hike in oil taxes imposed by the State government was a “temporary measure” to cover up some revenue loss.
Ordinance to punish those attacking health care workers
Centre okays Rs 15,000 cr for COVID-19 package
Total COVID-19 cases soar to 21,393 in India
The total number of coronavirus cases in India reached 21,393 on Thursday (April 23), as of 8 am, with the death toll standing at 681.
According to the latest updates provided by the Union health ministry, there are 16,454 active cases with 681 deaths so far in the country. As many as 4,257 patients have been cured or discharged and one has migrated.
Assam: 34 (1 dead)
Meghalaya: 12 (1 dead)