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      The country of Singapore is renowned all over the world for its numerous places of interest that attract people from different regions who love to spend some quality time here. Read more

      Singapore is a country which has something for every kind of traveler. Whether it's the nature lovers who can spend a day in the Botanical garden or the adventure junkies who can head to the famous Universal Studios. While you’re here at this Lion city, there are chances that you might get tired but the places to explore will still not run out. Read more

      Nightlife in Singapore is something which every party lover must experience at least once in their lifetime. With a wide array of bars and pubs locateHarry's @ Boat Quayd all around the Merlion city, this place will never disappoint a person looking for a place to loosen up, drink and dance. Read more

      Located on the Circle Line, Lorong Chuan MRT station is an underground Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) station in Serangoon. The station is situated at the western end of Serangoon Avenue 3 and receives its name from a nearby road called Lorong Chuan. Lorong Chuan MRT station was opened on 28 May 2009 along with the other stations on the Stage 3 Circle Line. Read more

      Singapore has some of the funkiest and quirkiest cafes. And you would find cafes for budgets, from high-end boutique cafes to small shophouses that have been turned into the same. The cafe culture of Singapore can be best experienced at the popular hangout places like Boat Quay, Clarke Quay, Robertson Quay, and Haji Lane. Read more

      There is no doubt that Malaysia is one of the best destinations to visit when it comes to exploring the marvelous places and the incredible beauty of nature. It is always one of the most awaited places to visit in every traveler’s wishlist. Starting off from the best beaches to the rainforests, there are many attractions which just leave the travelers baffled with their beauty. Whether someone is planning a trip with family, friends or a special someone, there is everything for every kinda travelers. While there are many places to visit around in Malaysia, but some places are just famous landmarks which are worth a visit. And one of them is Kuantan Malaysia which is the capital city of Pahang. Famous for a lot of attractions which also includes the Sungai Pandan waterfall and the Pantai Balok, there are also many exciting things to do in Kuantan Malaysia which keeps the travelers high on their toes as they experience some fun and adventure at one go.

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      While a Malaysian vacation is never enough for someone as there are so many things to do around and attractions, but some places just set the experience apart. Among all the places, Kuching is one of the attractions which hold a special place in Malaysia's map. It is the capital of Sarawak state located in Borneo. Situated at the East part of the country, this city is part of Borneo island. Read more

      Malaysia, a land of flourishing cities, scrumptious cuisines, magnificent islands, exotic wildlife, and pristine beaches blankets everything one craves and more. Hiding experiences for every kind of travelers is Malaysia’s famous hill station, Genting Highland.

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      Singapore’s Little India is the center of life for the Indian community living in Singapore. You just cannot leave without taking a trip to this buzzing neighborhood that is sure to rekindle your senses with all its desi avenues.

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      Malaysia, popularly known as the “Land of Mountains” is loved and visited by almost all the tourists all over the world. It exhibits numerous mountains, beaches, towering cliff sides and rain forests. If you are a nature lover, it is a destination meant for you as it has eminent flora and fauna. Overall, it is definitely worth visiting once! Read more

      Katong in Singapore is a charming, heritage-rich hub that is famous for Laksa - a delectable Singaporean noodle dish, among various other quaint cafes, high-end restaurants, and quirky home decor stores.

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      When it’s time for a unique holiday, we say, Singapore! The fact that this nation-state has so many things on board for every kind of tourist makes it one of the most preferred destinations by travelers from all over the globe. Be it beaches, cafes, bars, Read more

      Blessed with a tropical climate, Singapore is an island nation which is counted among one of the most visited countries in the world.

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      Stay Updated. Stay Aware: Know everything about COVID-19 In Less Than A Minute!

      Get the latest updates on what’s going around the world amidst Coronavirus Pandemic. Learn what’s best to do to reduce the spread of Covid-19. Practice social distancing.


      Delhi Airport To Resume Flights From Terminal 3

      Alerts

      After the lockdown is over, commercial flights will begin operations from Terminal 3 at Deljhi Airport. Self check-in bays and machines will be allocated to airlines to avoid crowding. All food, beverage, and retail shops will remain open in order to avoid overcrowding. Ultraviolet disinfectation tunnels will also be in place.


      India To Bring Back 14,800 Nationals From 12 Countries

      Alerts

      The Central Government has given a green signal to launch 64 special flights from May 07 that will bring back 14,800 Indian nationals stranded in 12 different countries.


      Delhi Increases VAT On Fuel

      Delhi Alerts

      https://twitter.com/sardesairajdeep/status/1257528654759899136


      Chhattisgarh Begins Home Delivery Of Liquor In Green Zones

      Chhattisgarh

      Chhattisgarh Begins Home Delivery Of Liquor In Green Zones In order to avoid long queues at the liquor shops in bid to fight coronavirus, the Chattisgarh government has decided to begin home delivery services of liquor in green zone states. A person can place an order online for a maximum of 5000 ml liquor at a time with a delivery charge of INR 120.


      Rajasthan Govt To Send Migrant Workers To Other States Free Of Cost

      Rajasthan

      Rajasthan Transport Minister Pratap Singh Khachariyawas announced on Tuesday that no migrant workers were charged of train fare by the state. This came after Sonia Gandhi announced that she would bear the cost of train tickets for migrant workers traveling back home.


      Exam Dates For JEE-Mains, JEE-Advanced, NEET Announced

      Alerts

      https://twitter.com/KhurafatiChopra/status/1257570227094618112

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      Stay Updated. Stay Aware: Know everything about COVID-19 In Less Than A Minute!

      Get the latest updates on what’s going around the world amidst Coronavirus Pandemic. Learn what’s best to do to reduce the spread of Covid-19. Practice social distancing.


      Remdesivir Shows Significant Fight Against Covid-19

      Alerts

      The drug remdesivir developed by Gilead Sciences has shown tremendous impact over Corona patients. Early clinical trials show that it helped patients recover 31% faster than normal. Anthony Fauci calls the drug 'highly significant'.


      Free Flu Clinic In Jammu

      Jammu

      https://twitter.com/ANI/status/1255746164420341760

      A free flu clinic has been built in Ganderbal as a precaution against Covid-19.


      10 Out Of 11 Districts Green: Meghalaya

      Meghalaya

      Meghalaya has declared 10 out of the total 11 districts to be green. The government has also allowed inter-district movement within these districts.


      Drug For Covid-19 In 2 Months

      Ahmedabad

      Gujarat-based Cadila Pharmaceuticals has revealed a drug for Covid-19 that could be available in the next 2 months. After trials, the Cadila immunomodulator called Sepsivac has helped 4 critically-ill patients in the trial. After further testing in conjunction with Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, the drug will be put to mass use.


      Australia Ramps Up Testing

      Australia

      In a country which has kept the infections at bay will be testing even more. Health minister Greg Hunt has confirmed that testing will be ramped up in order to make sure that the virus has been defeated.


      Only Streamed Films Eligible For Oscars 2021

      Alerts

      The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will only allow streamed films to be chosen for the prestigious awards. In a first, this has been the direct consequence of Covid-19 on the entertainment industry.


      Australia Opens Beaches And House Visits

      Australia

      As the virus spread at snail's pace in Australia, the country has decided to open its beaches and encourage houses visits as part of easing lockdown.


      Brazil And Russia Emerging Virus Epicentre

      Alerts

      A report by the WHO has verified that doubling rates in Brazil and Russia have been as low as 2 days. It also said that these 2 countries are becoming the next epicentre for Covid-19.


      Beijing Shuts Covid Hospital

      Beijing

      As the cases have dropped in Beijing, the authorities have decided to shut the covid-special hospital. The Beijing to shut coronavirus special hospital which was also used as a special hospital during SARS outbreak in 2003 has been shut.


      No Case In 80 Districts: Harsh Vardhan

      Alerts

      No fresh case of the novel coronavirus has been reported in 80 districts since last 7 days, according to a press briefing by Health Minister Harsh Vardhan.


      Thiruvananthapuram Removed From Hotspot

      Thiruvananthapuram

      The capital city of Kerala, Thiruvananthapuram has been converted into a green zone after cases dropped significantly.


      Cops Turn Samaritans In Kerala

      Kerala

      One of the most successful states handling Covid-19 maturely, Kerala, has indeed been blessed with good hearts. The police in the state are helping with delivery of items including cakes, oxygen cylinder and giving cheer to people battered in the crisis.


      Researchers Develop Molecule For Treatment

      Alerts

      Researchers From Shiv Nadar University in Greater Noida have developed a molecule with potential to treat Covid-19. The research is awaiting patent and then will go forward for clinical and animal trials.


      Indore Starts Plasma Therapy

      Indore

      Trials for plasma therapy to treat Coronavirus was pretty successful in Delhi. The same is now being done in Indore. A private hospital in the city will start trials from tomorrow.


      Goa Also Wants To Continue Lockdown

      Goa

      Goa chief minister Pramod Sawant would write a letter to PM saying the lockdown should continue. He would also write about not continuing rail and flights in the state.


      New Zealand Eases Restrictions

      New Zealand

      New Zealand CM Jacinda Ardern has decided to ease the lockdown restrictions in the country. She said the country has done enough to combat the virus spread. So, after 5 weeks of Level Four restrictions, the country will go down into Level Three restrictions.


      Meghalaya CM Wants Lockdown To Continue

      Alerts

      https://twitter.com/SangmaConrad/status/1254647917018841088


      Total Lockdown Announced In Parts Of Tamil Nadu

      Tamil Nadu

      The Tamil Nadu government has decided to completely lockdown in Chennai, Coimbatore, Madurai, Salem and Tirupur corporations. Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami announced in a press release.


      IIT Professor Develops 5 Second Covid-19 Detection Test

      Roorkee

      An IIT Roorkee Professor has developed a software for detecting Covid-19 in patients usingan X-Ray scan. It only takes 5 minutes to provide results whether the suspected person is a Covid-199 carrier or not. It toook him 40 days to develop the software that will reduce the test of costing and risk of exposure to healthcare professionals.


      South Korea Tracks People Under Quarantine Electronically

      South Korea

      The South Korea administration will keep a track of people who have been ordered to follow strict home-quarantine with the help of electronic wrists bands. These bands will keep a track of their whereabouts. those who refuse to wear the band will be sent to shelters.


      Char Dham Temples To Reopen

      Uttarakhand

      Char Dham Temples To Reopen Char Dham temples of Gangotri, Yamunotri and Kedarnath will be opened in a low-key ceremony amidst the coronavirus pandemic. It is an important inaugural event that takes place in summer after the temples are closed during the long winter season. However, no pilgrims will be allowed to enter to avoid spreading of the virus.


      Remdesivir Fails In Human Trial

      World

      The much anticipated drug, Remdesivir for treatment of coronavirus has failed human trials. The drug developed by Gilead Sciences was a lead against the virus but has failed the first set of trial.


      Now Tripura Is Corona-Free

      Tripura

      Good news related to corona is coming in phases as Tripura, a state in the north-eastern part of India has zero cases. The second patient in the state has tested negative after repeated tests.


      2 Districts In J&K Become Corona-Free

      Jammu & Kashmir

      2 districts, Kishtwar and Pulwama become coronavirus-free as all patients in the region have recovered. It seems J&K has managed to effectively slow the virus with effective measures like tracing, testing and treatment

      UK To Test Actual Spread

      United Kingdom

      United Kingdom will be testing 20,000 random households to check the prevalence of the virus within the general population. This is an effort to see the level of community spread in UK.


      New Zealand Reports Only 3 New Cases

      New Zealand

      The downward slump in New Zealand's infection rate continues to be observed. The country has reported only 3 new infections taking the total infected tally to 1451.


      Sikkim To Cancel Mansarovar Yatra

      Sikkim

      The Kailash Mansarovar Yatra will not be taking place this year due to the coronavirus outbreak, Sikkim Tourism Minister B S Panth said. Border trade between India and China through the Nathula pass will also not take place.


      Spelling Bee Cancelled For First Time

      Alerts

      The prestigious spelling bee tournament has officially been cancelled for the first time since World War 2. The event has now been rescheduled to June 1, 2021.


      Contamination Sources Traced In J&K

      J&K

      Division Commissioner of Kashmir in a new press release has claimed that all contamination sources of the infected have been traced. The government is keeping surveillance on them 24x7. The statement also claimed that this might help in curbing the spread in J&K.


      Sydney's Bondi Beach Will Partially Reopen Next Week

      Sydney

      Australia will partially open its most popular beach in Sydney from April 28 onwards. The beach will be open to locals from 7 Am to 5 PM on weekdays. However, land activities like jogging, sunbathing, and gathering will be prohibited.


      Delhi-Gautam Budh Nagar/Noida Border Closed

      Delhi

      https://twitter.com/ANI/status/1252844113877102594


      IIT Roorkee Develops Portable Covid-19 Booth

      Uttarakhand

      https://twitter.com/ANI/status/1252844810207031296


      Potential Covid-19 Vaccine To Be Tested

      World

      A potential vaccine for Covid-19 developed by researchers at Oxford is going to be tested on people this week. Lead scientist Sarah Gilbert said in a statement. She believes if the vaccine shows the right results, then it could be available as early as September for public.


      No New Infections In Goa

      Goa

      Goa is the first state in the country to go corona-free as the 7th patient recovered. However, the state government is still keeping the areas under lockdown with regular surveillance.


      Australia Government Eases Restrictions

      Australia

      Australia is on the road to recovery with very few new coronavirus infections. The hospitals will resume many elective surgeries and schools will be reopened for more children. Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Tuesday that Australia could relax some more restrictions from next week.


      MHA Has Issued Data Related To Doubling Rates

      India

      Here is a snapshot of the data released by MHA related to doubling of Covid-19 cases in states:

      - Delhi: 8.5 days
      - Karnataka: 9.2 days
      - Telangana: 9.4 days
      - Andhra Pradesh: 10.6 days
      - Andaman & Nicobar: 20.1 days
      - Haryana: 21 days
      - Himachal Pradesh: 24.5 days
      - Chandigarh: 25.4 days
      - Odisha: 39.8 days
      - Kerala: 72.2 days


      Indonesia Bans Ramadan Mass Exodus

      Indonesia

      Indonesia, one of the biggest Muslim-dominated countries has banned the Mass Exodus tradition followed during Ramadan to curb virus spread. Indonesia has around 6,700 active infections with around 750 recovered patients.


      Patients Responding Well To Plasma Therapy

      Alerts

      Multiple patients in Delhi have started to see a positive impact on their health as doctors are trying the "Convalescent Plasma Therapy." Doctors agreed that this is not a treatment but a good preventive measure. Other states like Kerala and Karnataka are already using this method. While states like Punjab have already written to the ICMR for plasma therapy approval.


      Flights Suspended Till May 3

      Alerts

      https://twitter.com/ANI/status/1252125817531797504


      Manipur Becomes Coronavirus-Free

      Manipur

      https://twitter.com/ANI/status/1252098709187223558


      New Zealand Extends Lockdown For A Few Days

      New Zealand

      New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has decided to extend the lockdown for five more days till next Monday. The Level 4 lockdown was supposed to end on Wednesday earlier. 1440 coronavirus cases have been reported in the country so far. Of those, 12 have died and 974 have recovered.


      Germany Relaxes Covid-19 Lockdwon Measures

      Germany

      Germany is all set to reopen its economy after a long period of ockdown. The situation seems to be under control and the number of new cases are in decline. Europe's largest economic zone, Germany will be the first to methodically reopen its economy.


      High Quality Cloth Developed To Make N-99 Masks

      Trending

      Ahmedabad Textile Industrys Research Association (ATIRA) in collaboration with Defence Research & Development Organization has produced a high-quality cloth for N-99 masks with 99% filteration rate, highest among all the masks available in India. ATIRA will produce 5 lakh N-99 masks for India.


      Toll Collection Resumes On National Highways

      Alerts

      Toll collection will be resumed from April 20 onwards under the goverment directives across the country. Central Governmnet had suspended operations following the directives by the Ministry of Affairs in the wake of coronavirus.


      Lockdown To Be Eased In Non-Containment Zones From Today

      Alerts

      Those areas that do no come under the radar of Covid-19 hotspots will be given relaxation from April 20. These exemptions include agricultural acivity, employment opportunities for daily wage earners, health services, and continuation of supply of essential goods.


      Uber Teams Up With MedLife To Provide Supplies

      Alerts

      Uber has teamed up with MedLife to deliver medical supplies in five Indian cities. These cities include Kolkata, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Lucknow and Pune. Customers would be able to get access to prescription and other over-the-counter medicines,


      New Portable UV Racket Designed

      Alerts

      A new portable UV racket has been designed that can disinfect surfaces just by waving. You can disinfect anything from from groceries, e-commerce packets, keys, currency notes to vehicles.


      IIT Ropar Designs 'WardBot' To Deliver Food

      Punjab

      A robot named "WardBot" has been designed to deliver food and medicines to patients. There is no human intervention required in the room.


      Karnataka Scales Up Covid-19 Tests

      Karnataka

      Karnataka government has scaled up the number of coronavirus tests done in a day by five times. Karnataka wants to ramp up testing in order to flatten the curve which is currently moving up in a slow manner.


      RBI Announces Second Stimulus Package

      Alerts

      The Reserve Bank Of India has announced the second stimulus package for India. Here are some highlights:

      - Rs 50,000 crore to help SMEs
      - Special refinance packages for SIDBI & NABARD
      - Fixed reverse repo rate cut by 25 BPS
      - Moratorium period has now been excluded from NPA classification
      - Under WMA, states' borrowing limit increased to 60%


      India To Supply Hydroxychloroquine To 55 Countries

      Alerts

      Indian would be supplying Hydroxychloroquine to 55 other nations including neighbors Sri Lanka, Bhutan, Bangladesh, Nepal, Afghanistan, Maldives and Myanmar. The drug would also be to nations in Africa, South America, Europe and Central Asia.


      11/11 For Andaman And Nicobar Islands

      Andaman

      In an awesome positive news for the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, all 11 patients from Andaman and Nicobar Islands have recovered. Out of these 10 were part of "Special Operations" and 1 came in contact with the the 8th victim. Officially, Andaman and Nicobar Islands is free of Coronavirus as of now.


      E-Commerce Can Sell Electronics From April 20

      India

      Mobile phones, refrigerators, televisions, laptops, and other stationery items would be sold on e-commerce platforms like Snapdeal, Flipkart and Amazon from April 20.


      China Supplies 650,000 Medical Kits To India

      India

      China on Thursday dispatched 650,000 coronavirus medical kits to India to help fight the COVID-19 pandemic, Indian Ambassador to Beijing Vikram Misri said. Over two million test kits being procured from China will be sent to India in the next 15 days, he told PTI.


      NIT Researchers Create A Disinfection Chamber From An Old Fridge

      Trending

      https://twitter.com/ANI/status/1250598755893567488


      A Remote Controlled Robot "Co-Bot" Provides Food To Patients

      Trending

      https://twitter.com/ANI/status/1250641660549017600



      India To Sell Hydroxychloroquine To Malaysia

      Alerts

      The anti-malarial drug, hydroxychloroquine would be sold to Malaysia for treating Coronavirus. Being the largest producer, sales have soared recently with various exports across the globe.


      Ola Partners With BMC To Carry Medical Supplies

      Mumbai

      Bengaluru-based Ola has partnered with Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) to start medical trips across Mumbai. Ola has provided dedicated cars to BMC for every ward. Health workers and paramedical staff would be ferried across wards and their homes.


      Indian Aviation Sector Moves 407 Tonnes Of Medical Supplies Across Nation

      Trending

      Over 407 tonnes of medical supplies have been transported using 227 flights till April 13. A total of 2,20,129 kilometers distance has been covered by the flights under the initiative so far, according to a release. AirIndia, Air Force, and other private carriers have been operating on war footing to help the nation in its fight against Covid-19


      Kerala Houseboats To Be Converted Into Covid-19 Isolation Facilities

      Trending

      https://twitter.com/ANI/status/1250313822537048066


      Railways Cancel 39 Lakhs Tickets Booked Between April 15 & May 3

      Alerts

      Due to the nationwide extension of lockdown till May 03, Indian Railways will have to cancel more than 39 lakh tickets that were booked for period between April 15 and May 03. Railways have also stopped advance bookings for the time being to avoid any further cancellations.


      What's Allowed In Lockdown 2.0 From April 20?

      Alerts

      • Activities related to agricultural, horticultural, farming, procurement of agri products will resume.
      • Manufacturing units of pharmaceuticals, medical devices, construction of medical infrastructure will remain open from April 20.
      • Highway 'dhabas', truck repairing shops, call centres for govt activities will also resume.
      • Bank branches and ATM will also reopen from April 20.

      Note: These exemptions are not permitted in Covid-19 hotspots.


      MHA Revised Guidelines For Lockdown 2.0

      Advisory

      As the phase 2 of lockdown begins, MHA has issued revised guidelines for industries and people:

      • Wearing mask when stepping out of home is mandatory.
      • Transportation of goods without any distinction of essential and non-essential goods will be allowed.
      • Domestic travel remains banned till May 03.
      • All cinemas, malls, gyms, schools, and other socio-cultural centres will remain shut till May 03.
      • Some industries and manufacturing units will be allowed to function.
      • Taxis, cabs, and aggregrator services will remain shut till May 03.
      • All health services to remain functional.


      Goa Might Become Green Zone By April 17

      Goa

      Goa CM Pramod Sawant has announced that the state will be declared "green zone" by April 17 if no more cases of Covid-19 are found in the region. Union Health Ministry has already declated South Goa as green zone. Five out of seven patients have already recovered.


      More Than 1/3 of Medical Staff Suffer From Insomnia, Says Study

      Trending

      A study has revealed that more than a third of health staff in China may have suffered from insomnia during the peak of Covid-19 in China. These workers are more likely to have depression, anxiety, and stress-based trauma.


      7 Commandments By PM Modi To Fight Covid-19

      India

      Here's the gist of PM Narendra Modi's address to the nation.

      • Take care of elders and ailing people in your home.
      • Respect health welfare workers.
      • Help and serve food to poor families.
      • Make your own masks at home.
      • Follow lockdown and social distancing norms.
      • Download the Aarogya Setu Mobile app for contact tracing and motivate others.
      • Don't lay off employees at work.

      Lockdown Till April 20 To Be Extremely Strict

      India

      PM Modi also spoke about a strict phase of lockdown to be followed till April 20. Post evaluation, some areas might be allowed more essential services.


      PM Thanks The Entire Nation

      India

      PM Narendra Modi has thanked the entire nation in their participation to follow the lockdown. He applauded the efforts of frontline warriors like doctors, nurses, sanitation workers, police and assured services would be delivered to the poor.


      Lockdown Extended In India Till May 3

      India

      India with a population of 1.3 billion has chosen to extend the lockdown till May 3. The move comes on the backdrop of PM Narendra Modi's rapid efforts to curb the spread of the novel Coronavirus.


      PM Narendra Modi To Address Nation At 10 AM Tomorrow

      India

      https://twitter.com/PMOIndia/status/1249620775679610880

      PM Narendra Modi will address the nation tomorrow at 10 AM. The decision is likely to be regarding the extension of lockdown in India till April 30. However, there have been talks of a controlled lockdown in which some factories and industries will function to boost economic growth.


      Tokyo Airport Provides Cardboard Beds For Passengers

      Tokyo

      An area at Tokyo airport has been dedicated for the international passengers who cannot afford the government-mandated quarantine in hotels as they await their coronavirus test results. Makeshift beds using cardboard have been provided to these passengers where they can take shelter meanwhile.

      https://www.instagram.com/p/B-v5teODmlG/


      Thailand's Most Popular Island Goes Into Lockdown

      Thailand

      Thailand's most beloved island destination, Phuket has gone into lockdown to stop the surge in the number of coronavirus cases. All beaches have been closed, a curfew is in place, and people are ordered to wear face masks when leaving their premises.


      Karnataka Launches 'Sanitizer Bus' To Disinfect People In Public Places

      Karnataka

      The Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) has launched old buses as sanitizer buses for the benefit of police personnel, health workers, and others carrying out services during the lockdown. The buses have been branded as "Sarige Sanjeevini".

      https://twitter.com/CNBCTV18News/status/1249580158069035012


      Plasma Therapy Successful In 3 Indian-American Patients

      US

      Three Indian-American patients who were hospitalized in US under critical conditions of coronavirus have shown tremendous recovery after they were treated by infusing plasma from Covid-19 recovered patients. Since the vaccine may take some time, doctors across the world are testing new methods to cure the novel coronavirus.


      Here's The List Of All Containment Zones In Delhi

      Delhi  Alerts

      "The authorities have identified 43 containment zones in Delhi so far. These areas have been sealed to contain the spreading of virus. Here is the complete list of 43 containment zones:
      1. Entire affected street near Gandhi Park, Malviya Nagar
      2. Entire affected street of Gali No 5, 6 &7, L 1 Sangam Vihar
      3. Affected area around H. No.A-176, Deoli Extension
      4. Shahjahanabad society, plot no 1, Sector 11, Dwarka
      5. Dinpur Village
      6. Gali No. 5 & 5A, H-2 Block, Benagli Colony, Mahavir Enclave
      7. Markaz Masjid and Nizamuddin Basti
      8. Nizamuddin West (G and D block) areas
      9. Area of Street/Gali No. 18 to 22 of Zakir Nagar and nearby area of Abu Bakar Masjid of Zakir Nagar 10 (Core) rest of Zakir Nagar as Buffer Zone
      11. H. No. 811 to 829 and 842 to 835 - Khadda Colony, Jaitpur, Extension, Part-II
      12. H. No. 1144 to 1134 and 618 to 623 - Khadda Colony, Jaitpur, Extension, Part-II
      13. Gali No. 16, Kachhi Colony, Madanpur Khadar, Extension, Delhi
      14. Mehela Mohalla, Madanpur Khadar, Delhi
      15. H-Block, Near Umra Masjid, Abu Fazal Enclave
      16. E-Block, Abu Fazal Enclave, Delhi
      17. H No. 97 to 107 and H. No. 120-127 Kailash Hills, East of Kailash
      18. E-Block (E-284 to E-294) East of Kailash, Delhi
      19. H. No. 53 to 55 & 25, Shera Mohalla, Garhi, East of Kailash
      20. B Block Jahangirpuri
      21. Gali No. 1 to 10 (1 to 1000) C Block Jhangirpuri
      22. H. No 141 to H. No 180, Gali no. 14, Kalyanpuri
      23. Mansara Apartments , Vasundhara Enclave
      24. 3 Galis of Khichripur including Gali containing H. No. 5/387 Khich ..
      25. Gali No 9, Pandav Nagar
      26. Vardhaman Apartments , Mayur Vihar, Phase I , Extension
      27. Mayurdhwaj Apartments , I P Extension, Patparganj
      28. Gali no. 4, from H. No. J- 3/115 (Nagar Dairy) to H. No. J- 3/108 (towards Anar wali Masjid Chowk), Kishan Kunj Extension
      29. Gali No. 4, from H. No J- 3/101 to H. No. J - 3/107 Krishan Kunj Extension
      30. Gali No. 5, A Block ( From H No. A- 176 to A-189), West Vinod Nagar
      31. E-Pocket, GTB Enclave
      32. J & K, L and H pock ..
      33. G, H, J, Blocks old Seemapuri
      34. F- 70 to 90 block Dilshad Colony
      35. Pratap khand, Jhilmil Colony
      36. Shastri Market, including J.J. Cluster of South Moti Bagh
      37. Bengali Market/ Babar Road adjoining area of Todarmal Road, Babar Lane and School Lane Sadar Bazaar
      38. Chandni Mahal
      39. Nabi Karim
      40. In and around area of G-174, Capital Greens, DLF, Motinagar
      41. In and around area of B- 1/2, Paschim Vihar
      42. In and around area of 11/3, 2nd Floor Ashok Nagar
      43. In and around area of H. No. A-30, Mansarovar Garden"


      Haryana Govt Makes Wearing Masks Compulsory

      Haryana

      Haryana Government has made wearing mask in public places mandatory across the state to avoid the spreading of coronavirus.



      BMC Initiates Door To Door Supply In Dharavi

      Mumbai

      The BMC has confirmed that they will be supplying door to door essential items to the Dharavi slums. Experts fear that there are high chances of community transmission in the slum. So, the area has been sealed completely.


      Odisha To Extend Lockdown Till April 30

      Odisha  Alerts

      Odisha government has planned to increase the lockdown till April 30 as an additional measure. CM Naveen Patnaik has requested the centre to curb complete movement of trains and flights till April 30.


      PM Modi's Tweet To Donald Is Trending

      India  Trending

      https://twitter.com/narendramodi/status/1248110109487591424


      Australia Virus Spread Slows

      Australia

      The Australian health ministry has reported less than 100 new infections, the lowest in 3 weeks. The decline is pretty dramatic. With the lockdown in place, the government expects the cases to decrease.


      Rapid Testing Will Begin In Delhi & UP

      Delhi, UP

      With hotspots identified and sealed, the governments of Delhi and UP would soon begin rapid testing. This model is similar to that followed in South Korea and China. The government is confident of the results as it helps in data research.



      BMC Makes Wearing Masks In Public Mandatory

      Mumbai

      Due to an increase in number of coronavirus cases in Mumbai, BMC has made wearing masks in public places, hospitals, and offices compulsory for everyone.


      Chandigarh Health Department Starts Door-To-Door Campaign

      Chandigarh

      Health officials in Chandigarh have started door to door campaigns in the risk zones. Details are being collected about travel history, flu symptoms, etc. The campaign is successful until now.


      Indigo Suspends International Flights Till April 30

      India  Alerts

      https://twitter.com/IndiGo6E/status/1247772359550889986


      Lockdown Lifted From China's Wuhan

      China

      After remaining under lockdown for more than two months, Wuhan - coronavirus epicentre in China is resuming to normal life. Trains and flights will resume operations except to and from Beijing. More than 55,000 passengers will leave Wuhan to their respective destinations. People have to screen their QR Codes at the airport and will only be granted entry if it's green.


      Japan Pledges Contribution To IMF

      Japan

      Japan has pledged to support the International Monetary Fund (IMF) trust to offer debt relief to low-income countries hit hard by Covid-19. The funds are part of the $990 billion package announced by Japan for dealing with the pandemic.


      More Than 29 Million Hydroxychloroquine Bought By USA

      US

      A sizeable number of more than 29 millions doses of hydroxychloroquine have been bought by US. After last week's conversation with PM Modi, US President Donald Trump has acknowledged the contributions made my India.


      Centre To Take Final Call On Lockdown On 11 April

      India

      The final call on the extension of lockdown will be taken on 11th April after PM Narendra Modi's meeting will all Chief Ministers via video conferencing. PM has also held a meeting with leaders of various leades to brainstorm on the situation and come up with possible best solutions.


      Salman Khan Transfers Fund To Daily Wage Workers

      Mumbai

      The actor has pledged to financially support 25,000 daily wage workers in the film industry who have been hit due to the coronavirus pandemic and has transferred 3,000 rupees each.


      Chandigarh Makes Wearing Masks In Public Mandaory

      Chandigarh

      Chandigarh becomes the first Union Territory to make wearing masks compulsory when venturing out of house. "Use of mask or cloth on nose and mouth in public places is mandatory for people in Chandigarh," the Department of Public Relations, Chandigarh stated.


      Delhi CM Kejriwal Announces 5 T Plan To Fight Covid-19

      Delhi

      https://twitter.com/ANI/status/1247427439665352704

      "Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal has announced 5T action plan to contain Corona outbreak in the Capital. Delhi govt to follow south korea model of mass testing using Covid test kits.
      T1 - Testing
      T2 - Tracing
      T3 - Treatment
      T4 - Team Work
      T5- Tracking and monitoring"


      China Donates 50,000 Masks To Gujarat

      Gujarat

      "50K masks donated by Guangdong Province of China to its Sister State Gujarat have arrived in India today. Hand in Hand we stand to overcome this difficulty," Chinese Ambassador to India Sun Weidong tweeted.


      Mumbai's Wockhardt Hospital Becomes Containment Zone

      Telangana

      After several members of medical staff at Mumbais Wockhardt Hospital tested ostive for coronavirus, the hospitali has been declared a containment zone. The source of infection is belived to be a 70-year old man who was admitted in emergency on March 17 due to cardiac arrest.


      Lockdown Extended In Telangana Till 3 June

      Mumbai

      Telangana chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao has announced that the lockdown in the state will continue from14th April till 3rd June as a measure to contain the spread of coronavirus.


      Goa To Conduct Health Survey From 11-13 April

      Goa

      Goa Government will conduct a health survey in its state to track the travel history of the citizens and to check whether anyone is showing symptoms of Covid-19. 7,000-8,000 government servants will be engaged in the state-wde activity.


      Google Maps Show Covid-19 Food & Night Shelter Locations

      India  Trending

      People can now locate food and night shelters for Covid-19 across 30 cities in India with the help of Google Maps. The feature will aslo be soon available in Hindi. Google India is closely working with state and central government authorities for relief.


      Pope Marks Holy Week Alone

      Vatican City

      Pope Francis held the Palm Sunday mass alone in the St Peters Basilica for the first time ever in history. An important religious festival in Catholic calendar, rites were not held in the Vatican Square as usual, as Italy is under complete lockdown.


      Here Are The New Isolation Coaches Prepared By Indian Railways

      Japan

      https://twitter.com/PiyushGoyal/status/1247028444774326272


      Japan To Declare State Of Emergency

      Japan

      As the number of coronavirus cases spikes in the country, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is planning to declare emergency in the country, especially in Tokyo and other cities. The number of hospital beds in Japan will soon reach their capacity.


      Germany Reports 4th Straight Drop In Cases

      Germany

      Germany has recorded 3,677 infections in the last 24 hours. However, this has gradually decreased from 5,936 infections the day before. The curve is going down and health experts say that Germany has passed its peak.


      Tiger In US Zoo Becomes First Animal To Test Positive For Covid-19

      New York

      The four-year old Malayan Tiger, Nadia in Bronx Zoo in New York City has become the first animal to test positive for Covid-19 after she showed symptoms of dry coughing and loss of appetite. WHO had ruled out dogs from catching coronavirus but it appear that feline family is not safe from the virus. It is suspected hat she got infected by one of the human visitors at the zoo.


      South Korea Detects Less Than 50 Cases

      South Korea

      South Korea, the country hailed as one of the best in terms of fighting Covid-19 has detected less than 50 new cases. After they peaked on February 29, 2020, the country has undertaken massive steps to test and has been successfully able to contain the spread.


      Singapore To Shut Down For A Month

      Singapore

      Amidst growing concerns of the spread of Coronavirus, Singapore will go into lockdown for 1-month from April 7. Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong announced essential services and key economic sectors will remain open.


      Odisha Government Imposes A Complete Lockdown For 2 Days

      Odisha

      The Naveen Patnaik government in Odisha, as an additional measure has decided to impose a 48 hour complete lockdown in Bhubaneswar and Bhadrak. These 2 cities are currently under radar to stop the transmission chain.


      Google To Publish User Location Data

      World

      Tech giant Google has announced that it will publish user location data of users to allow governments to measure the effectiveness of lockdowns. Google will effectively collate data from 131 countries and put it in a website.


      WHO Team Reaches Rajasthan's Tonk District

      Rajasthan

      Due to spike in the number of coronavirus cases in the past 24 hours in the Tonk district of Rajasthan, a WHO team has arrived to conduct a survey and take the situation under control


      Corona Beer Suspends Operations Over Virus

      Mexico  Trending

      The Mexican-based brewer Corona has suspended operations till April 30 after health emergency was declared in Mexico. The memes did not discourage the world-famous beer producer to stop production but health concerns did. Since it is a non-essential activity, the plant will keep its productioin to bare minimum.


      Raipur Parents Name Newborn Twins Corona & Covid

      Raipur  Trending

      A couple in Raipur, Chhatisgarh gave birth two twins during the coronavirus lockdown and named their baby boy and girl 'Corona' and Covid' to remind of their triumph over all the hardships. God bless their kids as they will have a hard time making friends. LOL


      Global Companies Extend Hand To Supply Kits

      World

      4 MNCs are gearing up to provide 1 million testing kits to India. As India ramps up testing, US-based Thermo Fisher Scientific, Germany's Siemens and Altona, and South Korea's Seegene would be providing kits within a week.


      PM Requests Citizens To Turn Off Lights On Sunday

      India   Alerts

      PM Narendra Modi has requested all the citizens of India to turn off the lights for 9 minutes on April i.e. Sunday and light a diya or candle of hope to stand in solidarity against coronavirus. He also requests people to maintain social distancing during the activity.

      https://twitter.com/ANI/status/1245919695753981960


      Batch Of 324 People Released From Quarantine: Srinagar

      Srinagar

      The third batch of people were released from quarantine, a total of 324 people. They were put in quarantine facilites to make sure that the virus doesn't spread rapidly. The quarantine was successful and such steps are important to contain the virus, said a health official from Srinagar.


      Don't Have A Mask? Make Your Own

      India

      Indian Ministry of Science & Technology has released a press release sharing a turorial to create own masks for those who do not have the access to face masks amid coronavirus pandemic.

      Learn more


      Aggressive Contact Tracing Campaign In J&K

      J&K

      J&K government has launched an aggressive contact tracing campaign in which nearly 2,000 people have been identified. The hotspots have been isolated and sealed for public safety. The officials said that people would be out under quarantine and health samples would be taken for tests.


      Indian Railways, Airlines Accept Bookings From April 15 Onwards

      India

      After the government has clarified that no extension on 21-day nationwide lockdown will be imposed, commercial airlines like Indigo, Spicejet, and GoAir have begun taking booking for April 15 onwards. Railways have also started accepting bookings, however, no official statement has been made.

      Read more here


      Indian Navy Develops Infrared-Based Temperature Sensor

      India

      https://twitter.com/ANI/status/1245554935069999104


      Dharavi Man Tested Positive For Coronavirus

      Mumbai

      A man in India's largest slum Dharavi was tested positive for coronavirus on Wednesday and was announded dead at Mumbai Hospital. He had morbid symptoms like fever, cough, respiratory issues and condition of renal failure.


      Wimbledon Canceled Amid Coronavirus Crisis

      UK

      Wimbledon Tournament that was due to be played between 29 June and 12 July has been cancelled keeping in view of coronavirus pandemic. No tennis matches will be played up until 13 July.


      Gurugram Launches 'Mobile Grocery Bus'

      Gurugram

      Gurugram's Municipal Corporation has launched a mobile grocery bus for the residents to supply essential food items and medicine. The bus will deliver food items at your doorstep. The residents can contact Residents Welfare Association at rwa.covid@mcg.gov.in with requirements to avail the service.


      Uber Launches 24/7 Transport Service For Health Workers

      Alerts

      Uber has announced UberMedic, a 24/7 transportation service for doctors and health workers working at frontline to fight coronavirus. It is working with a network of hospitals to facilitate smoother transportation of health workers in the field and help the government in stopping the spread of Coronavirus.


      IIT Researchers Developing Robots

      Alerts

      Researchers from IIT Guwahati's electronics and mechanical department are developing robots to assist in hospital work. The robots would be responsible for delivering food and medicines to patients in the isolation wards.


      Cuba Suspends Arrival Of International Flights

      Alerts   Cuba

      Cuba has decided to ban the arrival of international flights in the country to curb the spreading of virus in the country. It also suspended May Day parade to avoid social gathering amidst fear of Coronavirus.


      Endangered Turtles Hatch On Deserted Brazil Beaches

      Brazil

      As the world goes into a lockdown amid the coronavirus pandemic, nature is blooming at its best. Over 100 endangered sea turtles hatched on the deserted Janga Beach of Paulista. Usually the beach is crowded with humans hindering the hatching of turtles but after the lockdown these vulnerable turtles were able to make into the ocean safely.


      States Start Hunt For Tablighi Jamaat Participants

      Alerts

      The authorities have launched a nationwide search to hunt down participants of the Tablighi Jamaat. It has been noted that nearly 50% of the cases in some states are a direct or indirect result of the religious event.


      Rajasthan To Screen Entire Population

      Rajasthan

      Rajasthan will be the first state in the country to screen the entire population of 7.5 cr people. This comes in an effort to gather actual transmission data and to check the status of whether there is community transmission in the state.


      14 Samples In Goa Test Negative

      Goa

      The tests on 14 samples conducted in the laboratory of state-run Goa Medical College and Hospital have been tested out negative. This is the second batch of samples that has tested negative for coronavirus.


      Kerala Distributes Free Ration From April 1

      Kerala

      From 1st April, Kerala will distribute free rice through its 14,250 ration shops during lockdown. Priority car holders can purchase ration till noon while non priority card holders can approach the shops in the afternoon.


      Andhra Pradesh Defers Salaries Of Govt Employees

      Andhra Pradesh

      Keeping in view of the coronavirus pandemic, the Andhra Pradesh administration has decided to defer 10%-100% salaries of the government employees depending on the slab. These include CM/Ministers/MLAs/MLCs, Corporations members, elected representatives of local bodies.

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      Ministry Of Tourism Launches Portal For Stranded International Tourists

      Alerts

      https://twitter.com/ANI/status/1244928403834167296


      Airlines, Cargo Operators Transport Medical Supplies

      Alerts

      The domestic airlines and cargo operators along with the Indian Air Force have transported nearly 15 tons of medical supplies in 62 flights between March 26 and March 30 now.


      #21DayNationLockdown: Here's A Shocking Fact

      Alerts

      The government data has revealed that India's electricity consumption has fallen down by 25% in five months. This comes as no shock as the businesses come to standstill after lockdown. However, some states have seen load in residential areas due to lockdown.


      Money Crisis In The Time Of Covid-19? Here's A News Of Relief

      Alerts

      The Labour Ministry has allowed employees to withdraw money from their EPF account to deal with the money crisis during the coronavirus pandemic. The employees can withdraw an amount not exceeding their three months basic pay and dearness allowance from their EPF account, according to the new amendment in the Employees' Provident Fund Scheme 1952.


      UP Govt Lodges Medical Staff In 5-Star Hotels

      Alerts

      The Uttar Pradesh Government has taken over 4 five-star hotels to lodge doctors and medical staff who are in constant contact with coronavirus patients. These hotels include Hyatt Regency, Lemon Tree, The Piccadily, and Fairfield by Marriott. These people are at a huge risk of getting infected by the coronavirus contagion. Lucknow administration took this measure to keep its doctors, medical staff, and their families safe.


      Centre Extends Validity Of Government Issued IDs Till June 30

      Alerts

      The validity of government-issued IDs like driving license, permits, and registration that expired since 1st February have been extended till June 30.


      Human Testing For Coronavirus Vaccine Will Start This Fall

      Alerts

      Healthcare company Johnson & Johnson has selected a lead candidate for vaccine trials for the Coronavirus. The testing will start in September and a vaccine could be ready by early next year. The company has signed a $1 Billion agreement with the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority.


      Here Are 5 Countries With Highest Coronavirus Deaths

      Alerts

      More than 37,600 have died due to novel coronavirus worldwide and these are the 5 countries with highest number of coronavirus deaths:

      • Italy 11,591
      • Spain 7,716
      • China 3,305
      • France 3,024
      • US 3003

      Infosys Commits Rs 100 Crore To India

      Trending

      The corporate social responsibility (CSR) arm of Infosys has donated a very generous amount of INR 100 crores to fight the coronavirus pandemic in India.


      Mexico Declares Health Emergency Due To Coronavirus

      Alerts  Mexico

      As the number of cases rose above 1,000 in Mexico on Monday, the country declared "health emergency" to combat the spreading of coronavirus.


      Anushka Gives Virat Haircut Amid Lockdown

      Trending

      https://twitter.com/AnushkaSharma/status/1243765087342477318


      Rajasthan Acquires 84 Private Hospitals In Jaipur

      Jaipur

      As the number of coronavirus cases rises in the state of Rajasthan, the government has acquired 84 private hospitals in Jaipur to accomodate coronavirus patients.


      Food Packets Being Prepared For Needy In Ahmedabad Guruduwara

      Ahmedabad

      https://twitter.com/ANI/status/1244841936994762755


      Central Park In NY Gets Field Hospital

      New York

      As the situation in New York worsens, the authortiies have decided to build a 68-bed field hospital in Central Park. The hospital is a joint initiative of Central Park Conservancy, Mt. Sinai Hospital and Samaritan’s Purse and will be operational by tomorrow.


      UK Researchers Develop Breathing Machines For Covid-19 Patients

      UK

      Medical researchers in Britain have redesigned a breathing aid to help the patients with coronavirus-related respiratory problems. It will help them with sleep apnea and keep them out of intensive care unit.


      OLA Gives 500 Cabs To Ferry Doctors

      Alerts

      The Indian cab-aggregator service Ola has come forward in the time of the pandemic and offered 500 cabs to ferry doctors and medical staff who are fighting Coronavirus to the hospitals.


      Tokyo Olympics Rescheduled Dates Confirmed

      Alerts

      The Tokyo Olympics has been rescheduled for next year amidst the Coronavirus scare. The new and confirmed dates for Olympics are July 23 to August 8. The organizers said that the opening ceremony will take place on July 23, 2021, almost exactly after one year after the games were due to start this year.


      Kochi Super Fab Lab To Produce Low Cost Ventilators

      Alerts   Kochi

      The Kochi Super Fab Lab has created a low-cost ventilator support which is a working prototype as of now. The company will soon send additional 100 units for approval which would be put to use later on.


      Bhutan Increases Quarantine Period

      Bhutan

      https://twitter.com/PMBhutan/status/1244540680136830978

      The government of Bhutan has increased the quarantine period to 21 days starting tomorrow in order to contain the limited spread of the novel Coronavirus.


      Wuhan Shrimp Seller Identified As "Patient Zero"

      Alerts

      A 57-year old woman is identified as the first-ever victim of Coronavirus. The lady identified as Wei Guixian caught the infection on December 10, 2019 while at the Huanan Seafood Market. She recovered from her 'flu' after 1-month of treatment. Scientists say this could help with the research process.


      Infection In China Drops: Zero Cases In Wuhan For 6th Day

      Alerts

      China has recorded a drop in the infection levels on a per-day basis. Fortunately enough, Wuhan has registered Zero cases for the 6th day. Can the world learn anything from this?


      PM Narendra Modi Shares Fitness Video From Home: Says Stay Safe & Healthy

      Alerts

      https://twitter.com/narendramodi/status/1244456351180316672


      Google Pledges To Support Corona Fight With $800 Million

      Alerts

      Google has promised to pump another $800 million to charities and support initiatives to lessen the impact of the pandemic. The funds would also be donated to WHO, Google Ads credits for SMBs and Google Cloud credits.


      JSW Group Contributes 100 Crores To PM Fund

      Alerts

      JSW Group, a metals and mining company to contribute INR 100 cr. to the PMCARES Fund in order to support the fight against Coronavirus. The company will also convert some of its facilities into isolation wards to relieve pressure from local hospitals.


      Indian Air Force Readies Critical Medical Supplies

      Alerts

      https://twitter.com/ANI/status/1244158033745174529


      Mann Ki Baat: PM Says Strict Measures Necessary But Apologizes For Discomfort

      Alerts

      PM Modi came on 'Mann Ki Baat' today to address the situation. Here are some highlights:
      - Tough decisions were necessary as the fight against Coronavirus is a life and death battle
      - PM seeks forgiveness from country for difficult yet necessary decision
      - PM applauded India and said ""fighting disease from start is a good measure""
      - Humanity must unite or the virus will take over
      - Urges citizens to show courage and resolve, follow ""Lakshman Rekha""
      - People who did not follow quarantine are now repenting
      - We should take inspiration from front-line soldiers
      - PM praised sanitation, utility workers, bank staff, delivery agents and grocers
      - Maintain social distance, not emotional and human distance


      CBSE Contributes Rs 21,00,000 To PMCARES Fund

      Alerts

      The Central Board of Secondary Education has contributed Rs 21,00,000 to PMCARES Fund to support the Coronavirus cause. The fund is part of salaries of all the CBSE employees.


      Everyone Entering After March 1 To Be Checked: UP CM Yogi Adityanath

      Uttar Pradesh

      Philanthropist and BJD MP Achyuta Samanta has taken to the streets of Bhubaneswar to distribute food. Vegetables, snacks, fruits were distributed to children and the needy.


      Achyuta Samanta Distributes Food In Odisha

      Australia

      https://twitter.com/ANI/status/1244110964464553984

      Philanthropist and BJD MP Achyuta Samanta has taken to the streets of Bhubaneswar to distribute food. Vegetables, snacks, fruits were distributed to children and the needy.


      Social Distancing Slowing Infections In Australia

      Australia

      Australia PM Scott Morrison said that the people exercising "Social Distancing" has slowed infections in the country. The rate of new infections has halved in recent days, from 25-30% to 13-15%.


      Tata Trusts Commits Rs 500 Crore

      Mumbai

      Tata Trusts has committed a sum of Rs. 500 Crore to all affected commmunities. The funds would majorly be used for Protective Equipment for medical personnel, respiratory systems and testing kits to increase per capita testing. The funds might also be used for modular treatment facilities for infected patients, knowledge management and training of health workers.


      Here Is A List Of Government Helpline Numbers For Coronavirus

      Mumbai

      https://twitter.com/ANI/status/1243841940849745921


      Indian Army Distributes Food In Jammu and Kashmir

      Mumbai

      https://twitter.com/ANI/status/1243842151902932992


      Mumbai Police Arrests Three Persons with 5000 Bottles of Hand Sanitizers Illegally

      Mumbai

      Mumbai police has seized 5000 bottles of hand sanitizers worth Rs 2.5 Lakh in a raid in Mahim area. The godown had illegally stored the hand sanitizer bottles. Three persons have been arrested in connection with this.


      Coal India Set To Build A 500 Bed COVID Hospital In Odisha

      Odisha

      Coal India has decided to build a 500 bed hospital in Odisha to deal with Coronavirus cases. The hospital will be setup overnight and all equipment to be transferred in a day to keep it prepared and ready.


      Virologist Delivers Kit And Then A Baby Girl

      Alerts

      A virologist Minal Dakhave Bhosale, from MyLab Discovery is an honorable woman who supported her country in a time of need. She is responsible for developing testing kits for the Indian government in an effort to ramp up testing. Ms Bhosale also said that the kit was created in record time and can detect samples in two and a half hours. Meanwhile, she also gave birth to a baby girl but said "It was an emergency, so I took this on as a challenge, I have to serve my nation." She along with a team of 10 developed the kit.


      India Quarantines 40,000 People Due To 1 Man

      Alerts

      The state of Punjab as quarantined 40,000 villagers in an effort to stop a possible transmission chain started by a Gurdwara priest who defied quarantine orders. A 70-year old man, who up until now is the only fatality in the state had a travel history of Europe. The police is keeping a close eye on the villagers.


      China Offers To Build Makeshift Covid-19 Hospitals: India

      Alerts

      China has offered to build makeshift Covid-19 hospitals in case a situation like that arises. 2 hospitals with 1500 beds were built in Wuhan in a week's time to combat the rising pandemic. The a China Railway Construction Corporation would be undertaking the project if such a request is made by the Indian government.


      Covid-19: India Prepares For Massive Screening Effort After April 14

      Alerts

      India, which is under the largest lockdown in the world, is readying to undertake a massive testing programme to identify COVID-19-positive cases after the 21-day period ends in a move that public health experts have been calling for. The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) sought quotations earlier this week from suppliers for a million antibody kits (for screening through blood tests) and also 700,000 RNA extraction kits (the swab-based test for confirming COVID-19). As on Friday, a total of 157 laboratories were gearing up for testing — of these around 121 are government labs (109 are functioning and 12 are being operationalised) and 36 are private labs.


      Russia Starts Shutdown After Cases Rise

      Alerts

      Russian president Vladimir Putin has ordered a week-long shutdown to avoid the spread of Coronavirus. Although, the country claims to have not being infected on a large scale, Putin said the shutdown is more like a "non-working week." The move has confused many citizens who are not sure about the move.


      Dollar Sinks To Its Worst Since 1985

      Alerts

      Amidst all the trade-offs, dollar sinks to a new low with the Coronavirus boiling down in US. As Asian markets stabilize a little bit, a stumbling dollar are signs of a huge economic depression.


      China To Share Data Related To Coronavirus With US

      Alerts

      As America is now the new epicenter of the virus, Donald Trump went for an hour long conversation with Chinese President Xi Jinping. Xi has assured full assistance and cooperation from the Chinese side regarding Covid-19. Therefore, China would be sharing all its data regarding Coronavirus with US, said Trump.


      Bengaluru Oncologist Claims Coming Close To A Cure

      Alerts

      A Bengaluru-based oncologist has disclosed information about finding a cure that might be effective against the Covid-19. Dr. Vishal Rao claims that Interferon could be used to develop a cure. He, along with his team, have sent a proposal to the government citing assistance.


      India Prepares For Stage 3 Transmission

      Alerts

      As cases spike, India is readily getting ready for stage 3 of Coronavirus transmission - which is the "community transmission" phase. In this phase, the source of the infection is unclear and new positive cases can no longer be traced.


      Ports Turn Stranded Ships Away

      Alerts

      Cruise ships around the world are forced to stay stranded at sea as ports are not letting any passenger out and sending the ships away. One of the world-hit ships is Zaandam, which carries 10,000 passengers and is not allowed to dock in San Antonio in Chile.


      India Considers A Larger Doctor Force

      Alerts

      India is considering a move to turn final-year medical students to treat Coronavirus patients. The move is aimed at decreasing the doctor-patient gap that India might face in the coming days as cases continue to increase. India is also planning to call back retired doctors to further improve the gap.


      Indian Armed Forces Hospitals Reserved For Covid-19

      Alerts

      The Indian Armed Forces has ensured that 28 of its military hospitals are equipped to battle the inflow of patients and on stand-by awaiting further government orders. Armed Forces is getting prepared by the day with "Operation Namaste" being rolled out for fighting Coronavirus.


      Lab In US Unveils Portable 5-Minute Covid-19 Test

      Alerts

      Abbot Laboratories is working on a portable Covid-19 test kit that gives results in as less as 5 minutes. The US Food and Drug Administration has given it emergency authorization to begin making the test available as early as next week.


      China Reports Zero Local Transmissions

      Alerts

      The Chinese health ministry have not reported any locally-transmitted case of the novel Coronavirus. However, imported cases also slowed a slight decrease. The officials have still decided to restrict foreign travelers into the country as a precautionary measure.


      Karnataka: Villagers Use Logs To Block Entry

      Karnataka

      Some villagers in the Sagara Taluk of Shivamogga district has put down logs of wood to avoid entry of people coming from outside.


      Indian Railways To Use Train Coaches As Isolation Wards

      Alerts

      The Indian Railways has offered a solution to use the empty train coaches as isolation wards for patients. Currently, the authorities are working on a plan. Once finalized, the coaches would be disinfected and pantry cars would be used as a kitchen.


      Uttarakhand Releases Covid-19 Control Room Numbers

      Alerts

      https://twitter.com/ANI/status/1243526891664896000


      UK Health Minister Matt Hancock Tests Positive

      Alerts

      https://twitter.com/MattHancock/status/1243522325397622784

      UK's Health Minister Matt Hancock has now tested positive for Coronavirus. The virus has spread to more than 11,000 citizens living in the UK, Prince Charles and British PM Boris Johnson. Matt has self-isolated himself since only mild symptoms were detected.


      Facebook Launches Messenger Chatbot For Sharing Information

      Advisory

      Facebook has launched a chatbot to share COVID-19 information that will reach out to the Health ministry for official news, updates, and emergency helpline numbers. Available in both, Hindi and English language, users can visit the Facebook page on MyGov Corona Hub and start a chat by typing 'Get Started'.


      People In Tripura Put "Lockdown" Barricades

      Tripura

      The people have put up 'lockdown barricade' at entrance of a village in Tripura. A due notice in the village declares that no one will be allowed to enter without washing hands with soap.


      Odisha Government To Provide Under Food Security Scheme

      Odisha

      The state government in Odisha will provide 3 months advance PDS ration to all its beneficiaries. A total of 94 lakh beneficiaries will receive Rs 1,000 each. For the welfare of the weaker sections of the society, the CM sanctioned a Rs 2,200 cr. package.


      Britain PM Boris Johnson Tests Positive

      Odisha

      https://twitter.com/BorisJohnson/status/1243496858095411200

      First Prince Charles, and now Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson has tested positive for Coronavirus. He is in self-isolation now! It seems that the virus is spreading rapidly in UK with more than 11,000 infections.


      Odisha: Malls, Stores, SHGs Roped In For Home Delivery

      Odisha

      The civic bodies in Odisha have roped shopping malls, stores and self-help groups (SHGs) to ensure doorstep delivery of essential commodities and make sure that people remain indoors.


      Armed Forces Step Up To Battle Covid-19

      Alerts

      The Indian Army has taken more steps to fight the COVID-situation. Tests have been conductd at AFMC in Pune, Army R&R Hospital in Delhi, Army command hospitals in Lucknow and Udhampur and IAF command hospital in Bengaluru. Additionally, six more military hospitals are being equipped shortly with resources to begin testing.


      Delhi Police Releases List Of ‘Dangerous’ Coronavirus-Related Websites

      Alerts

      "Delhi Police's cyber division has released a list of websites that are dangerous and you should not open.
      DO NOT Open these website:
      - Coronavirusstatus(dot)space
      - Coronavirus-map(dot)com
      - Blogcoronacl.canalcero(dot)digital
      - Vaccine-coronavirus(dot)com
      - Coronavirus(dot)cc
      - Bestcoronavirusprotect(dot)tk
      - coronavirusupdate(dot)tk
      - Coronavirus(dot)zone
      - Coronavirus-realtime(dot)com
      - Coronavirus(dot)app
      - Bgvfr.coronavirusaware(dot)xyz
      - Coronavirusaware(dot)xyz
      - Corona-virus(dot)healthcare
      - Survivecoronavirus(dot)org
      - www(dot)Survivecoronavirus(dot)org"


      GoAir Follows IndiGo: Dedicates Crew, Aircrafts

      Alerts

      Domestic airline carrier GoAir has decided to offer aircraft, crew members to the govt for carrying emergency and special services. The move was initally done by IndiGo Airlines.


      World Bank Provides Advisory To Travel And Tourism Industry

      Advisory

      Source: World Bank

      In a time of crisis, especially for the travel, aviation and hospitality industry, the World Bank has provided some tips and advisory. With the billion dollar industry, currently dealing in losses, the World Bank believes these tips will keep the industry afloat for a longer time.


      Engineering Students Create District-Wise Covid-19 Tracker

      Alerts

      Engineering students, under faculty guidance at Mahindra Ecole Centrale College of Engineering have developed India's first live district-wise tracker to detect Covid-19. The app named "CovidIndia" is the only app that could prove helpful for people traveling within the country. It would also help authorities mobilize resources efficiently.


      Drones To Start Disinfecting Chennai

      Chennai

      The Chennai Corporation has conducted trials on drones to disinfect inaccessible and congested neighborhoods in the city. Developed by the Abdul Kalam Advanced UAV Research Center in the Anna University, each drone can spray disinfectants over a large area - up to 2 lakh square meters when deployed.


      Hima Das Donates 1-Month's Salary To Assam

      Assam

      Indian sprinter Hima Das has donated her one month's salary to the government of Assam. Das has joined a growing list of sports personalities, including wrestler Bajrang Punia, shuttler P V Sindhu, and BCCI President Sourav Ganguly.


      Uttarakhand To Distribute Food Packets

      Uttarakhand

      Amit Negi, the Disaster Management Secretary has directed District Magistrates to prepare a list and distribute food packets among the elderly, pregnant women and daily wage labourers.


      RBI Steps Up To Assist Banks

      Alerts

      The Reserve Bank of India has decided to inject Rs 3.74 trillion into the system to keep the banks afloat. The Cash Reserve Ratio has been cut by 100 bps. The Indian banking system is and would continue to be safe & sound, assures RBI governor, Shaktikanta Das.


      Bengal Hotels Set Up Quarantine Units

      West Bengal

      A total of 31 hotels in West Bengal have set up quarantine facilities. All citizens who have been advised to stay under quarantine can use the "pay-and-use rooms" provided by the hotels.


      Auto Drivers In Bengaluru Turn Into Delivery Boys

      Bengaluru

      https://twitter.com/TWUIndia/status/1242053151341117441

      To help with the Corona crisis, now, auto drivers in Bengaluru have turned into delivery agents delivering basic essentials such as groceries and medicines to people.


      Ramayana To Start Retelecasting On DD National

      Alerts

      On public demand, popular show 'Ramayana' would be retelecasted starting Saturday, March 28 on DD National. One episode would be telecasted in the morning from 9 am to 10 am while another in the evening, from 9 pm to 10 pm: Minister Information & Broadcasting Prakash Javadekar said.


      Health Workers In Rajasthan's Bhilwara District Keep Spirits Up

      Rajasthan

      https://twitter.com/ANI/status/1243337172670910464


      Indian Air Force Creates 9 Quarantine Facilities

      Alerts

      To combat the outbreak of novel coronavirus, the IAF said it has created 9 quarantine facilities with a capacity of 200 -300 personnel each at its nodal bases across the country. The IAF has also launched a 24x7 helpline cell at the IAF Headquarters and various command headquarters for instant communication.


      More Private Labs Approved By ICMR

      Alerts

      The number of private labs for Coronavirus have increased in accordance with approval by ICMR. the total number of private facilities for testing has increased to 29 from 12. Labs are present in Delhi (4), Gujarat (3), Haryana (3), Tamil Nadu (3), Maharasthra (9), Telangana (4), West Bengal (1) and Karnataka (2).


      Holiest Site Of Christianity Closed Amid Covid-19 Fears

      Jerusalem

      Jerusalem's sacred Church of the Holy Sepulchre shut its doors on Wednesday in order to tighten its restrictions amidst the coronavirus pandemic. Located in Israel, the church is believed to be the site where Christ was crucified, buried, and later resurrected.


      IAF To Fly Medical Supplies, Doctors To Leh

      Leh

      Indian Air Force will fly a team of doctors and medical supplies to Leh and will bring back samples for testing in the laboratories in Delhi and Chandigarh.


      Police In Kerala Start Kitchens To Feed Homeless

      Kerala

      Police in the capital city, Thiruvananthapuram, in association with a few NGOs have started kitchens to feed the homeless. Steps like these will help curb the barriers on Corona transmission in the city, said an official.


      Senior Citizens In Uttarakhand To Get Doorstep Delivery

      Uttarakhand

      The district magistrates in Uttarakhand were asked to ensure doorstep delivery of essentials to all senior citizens, the sick and helpless during the 21-day lockdown. Orders are also to advertise the contact details PDS distributors and nodal officers in their area for proactive communication.


      Odisha To Set Up India's Largest Covid-19 Hospital

      Odisha

      https://twitter.com/ANI/status/1243112548473245697


      Ayushmann Khurrana Pens A Beautiful Poem During Self-Isolation

      Trending

      https://www.instagram.com/p/B-KMm-yDedy/


      Supplyco Kochi Partners With Zomato To Start Online Food Delivery From March 27

      Kochi

      The Kerala State Civil Supplies Corporation or Supplyco will start delivering essential food products online in Kochi within 8 kms of Gandhi Nagar area from from March 27. Zomato has signed a contract for the delivery.


      Uttrakhand Government Has Started A Helpline Service For People

      Uttarakhand

      https://twitter.com/ANI/status/1243107752714440705


      5 Apps That Make Social Distancing Fun!

      Trending

      While public health and everyone’s is of utmost priority at the moment, know how you can still be in touch with your friends, family, and loved ones while practicing social distancing at the same time with the help of these apps. Read more


      31 Kolkata Hotels Set Up Quarantine Facilities

      Alerts   Kolkata

      Hotels near Rajarhat and New Town areas in Kolkata have set up quarantine facilities amidst the coronavirus pandemic after the resquest from the Bengal government. People who have been asked to remain in isolation for 14 days can utilize "pay and use quarantine" facilties at these hotels that are equipped with all the necessary faciltiies in accordance with the protocols set by the health department.


      Nagaland: Petrol Pumps Open On Alternate Days, Grocery Shops 4 Hours Daily

      Alerts   Nagaland

      The petrol pumps in Nagaland will remain open on alternate days during 21-day nationwide lockdown to encourage people to stay indoors. The grocery shops will remain open daily for 4 hours as directed by the state authorities.


      The Viral Video Of Doctors Singing Will Melt Your Heart

      Trending

      https://twitter.com/DDNewslive/status/1243010550814191616


      FM Nirmala Sitharaman Announces Rs 1.7 Lakh Crore Relief Package For Poor

      India

      "FM Nirmala Sitharaman has announced a slew of measures to deal with the economic distress caused due to Coronavirus. Here are some highlights:
      - PM Gareeb Kalyan Scheme will entail Rs 1.7 lakh crore
      - This includes cash transfer and food security
      - Rs 50 Lakh insurance cover for government workers, paramedics, doctors and all personnel working with COVID-19 patients
      - 5 kg rice/wheat to each gareeb for next three months for free
      - Rs 2,000 for each farmer to benefit a total of 8.70 crore kissans
      - Rs 500 per month for the next three months for women Han Dhan Account Holders
      - All women under Ujjwala scheme to be given free cylinders for the next three months
      - MGNREGA wages to be increased, Hike of Rs 2,000 per worker"


      Spicejet To Convert Booked Tickets To Credit

      India

      To provide relief to its customers,Spicejet has announced that tickets booked between March 25 to March 31 will automatically get cancelled. The airline will convert them to credits with a validity of 1 year. The booking has to be done by the name of the same person and can be availed anytime during the year!


      AirIndia To Operate Relief Flight To Tel Aviv

      India

      AirIndia will run a special relief flight to Tel Aviv for Israeli nationals who are stranded in India affter visa and travel restrictions on foreign citizens.


      Special Spicejet Flight To Bring Indians To Delhi

      Jodhpur

      142 Indian nationals who were brought back from Iran and placed in quarantine in Jodhpur will be flying to Delhi in a special Spicejet flight. A special Boeing 737 will be deployed as per the government of India's request to facilitate transportation of people.


      Jharkhand Will Provide 2 Months Ration In Advance

      Jharkhand

      Hemant Soren, Chief Minister of Jharkhand said his government has decided to provide 2 months of ration in advance to the users of public distribution system. The government has stepped up in order to curb the movement of people and avoid panic following lockdown.


      Lucknow Jail Inmates Start Mask Production

      Lucknow

      At a time when humanity is at risk, now UP jails are trying to ramp up efforts in their fight against Coronavirus. The inmates at district jails of Barabanki and Adarsh Karaga in Lucknow have started producing face mask.


      Apple Follows Samsung: To Temporarily Halt Production

      India

      Apple has temporarily halted production in India amidst the 21-day lockdown. Apple's manufacturing partners including Wistron and Foxconn have temporarily closed production keeping safety of workers and to comply with government's decision.


      M&M Helping Ventilator Manufacturer To Scale Up

      India

      Pawan Goenka, MD of Mahindra & Mahindra said the company is partnering with 2 public sector units to assist an existing manufacturer of high-spec ventilators in simplifying and scaling up production capacity.


      Russia To Ban International Flights From March 27

      Russia

      In view of the rising cases in Russia, the government has ordered the aviation ministry to suspend all international charter flights to Russia from March 27.


      Sourav Ganguly Donates Rice Worth 50 Lakhs

      West Bengal

      BCCI chief and former cricketer Sourav Ganguly has donated Lal Baba Rice worth 50 lakhs to the state. The government applauded the effort and said it would be used to feed people put in government schools for safety and security.


      Sugar Mill In Up To Sanitise 75 Nearby Villages

      Uttar Pradesh

      A sugar mill in the Shamli district of Uttar Pradesh will be sanitising nearly 75 villages to prevent the spread of coronavirus, as said by an official Thursday. The Doab Sugar Mill has also vowed to provide free food to its employees who are engaged in the fight against Coronavirus, said R B Khokhar, chief operating officer of the mill.


      No Disruption In Vegetables And Essential Items In Srinagar

      Srinagar

      Traders in Srinagar are not facing any issues regarding suppply. Despite the lockdown due to coronavirus, the fruit and vegetable markets in Srinagar have not taken any hit. The people residing in the region are able to buy essential commodities without any hassle .


      Amul To Home Deliver Tetra Packs In Ahmedabad

      Ahmedabad

      In a joint effort with district administration, Amul MD RS Sodhi has announced that it will deliver tetra packs of milk to the homes in Ahmedabad during the crisis of coronavirus. All its units in the country are operational and allowed to procure milk from the village cooperative societies.


      Download Free Books From NBT Website

      India

      To encourage the habit of reading among the citizens during #21DayLockdown, the National Book trust (NBT) has launched #StayHomeIndiaWithBooks initiative wherein it will provide its select and best-titled books for free download on its website.


      Collection At Toll Plazas Suspended Across India

      India

      Keeping in the health of toll plaza workers and spread of coronavirus, Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari announced on Wednesday to temporarily suspend the collection of toll at all national highways.


      People In Shimla Practice Social Distancing

      Shimla

      https://twitter.com/ANI/status/1243031070309666817


      US Senate Passes $2 Tn Relief Package As Economy Takes A Hit

      Alerts  USA

      As more than one million report losing their jobs during the coronavirus pandemic crisis, US Senate has passed a historical $2 trillion relief package to safeguard its citizens against coronavirus and dropping economy. The bill would provide up to $1,200 in direct relief for American adults, create a $500bn lending program for businesses, cities and states and $367bn fund for small businesses. The plan also provides $130bn to hospitals, and expands unemployment insurance.


      What's Open During National Lockdown?

      Alerts  India

      Here is a list of what remains open during the 21-day lockdown:

      • Chemist shops & pharmacies
      • Grocery shops
      • Newspaper services

      Here is what remains shut:

      • Theatres
      • Malls
      • Cab services
      • Private buses
      • metro services
      • E-rickshaws
      • weekly markets factories & godowns
      • Private offices
      • Interstate bus,
      • Schools
      • Religious places
      • Guided group tours
      • Construction activities
      • Flights
      • Shops selling non-essential good
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      Stay Updated. Stay Aware: Know All About The Current Scenario in Delhi-NCR On COVID-19 In Less Than A Minute!

      Read latest information on the coronavirus pandemic from reliable sources. Find information on helpline numbers and tips to reduce the spread of Covid-19. Practice social distancing.


      Citizens Applauding Delhi Police Efforts

      Alerts

      https://twitter.com/ANI/status/1244526939865579520


      Govt Schools Converted Into Temporary Shelters

      Alerts

      https://twitter.com/ANI/status/1244163605420838912


      Food Being Prepared In Gurudwara Bangla Sahib For Feeding The Needy

      Alerts

      https://twitter.com/ANI/status/1244157985602977803


      Following Lockdown Key To Stop Covid-19: Kejriwal

      Alerts

      Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal said that following the lockdown imposed by PM Narendra Modi is to be strictly followed. Only then, there could be a plausible solution to Corona infection.


      Delhi Police Distributes Food Packets In Shaheen Bagh

      Alerts

      https://twitter.com/ANI/status/1243843843629309954


      Huge Gathering Of People At Delhi-Ghazipur Border

      Alerts

      https://twitter.com/ANINewsUP/status/1243765175481556994

      Huge gathering in Delhi's Ghazipur area near Delhi-Uttar Pradesh border as police stopped people from heading to their native places in different districts of UP. Most of these people are migrant laborers looking for a way back to their homes.


      Coronavirus Impact: Pollution Level Decreases In Delhi

      Alerts

      Coronavirus has led to a lockdown across the nation. It means vehicles, factories are not allowed to move along with movement of people. This Has impacted the pollution levels in Delhi as they have gone down drastically. The Air Quality Index in many parts of Delhi was below 100, which is considered satisfactory and good.


      Arrangements Have Been Made: Arvind Kejriwal

      Alerts

      Delhi CM, Arvind Kejriwal has said that even if there is an increase of 100, 500, or 1000 cases in a day, we are ready for it. It includes testing kits, ambulances and ICU beds. "We are not saying the cases will increase, we are just preparing ourselves for any eventuality." he added.


      Delhi Night Shelters To Provide Food

      Alerts

      Night shelters run by the Delhi government have been providing food and accommodation to hundreds of daily wage workers who are stranded in the city amidst the lockdown.


      Delhi Police Feed The Hungry In Sadar Bazar Area

      Alerts

      https://twitter.com/ANI/status/1243448089282670592


      Delhi Police Will Clarify Doubts From 4 PM To 5 PM Today

      Alerts

      https://twitter.com/DelhiPolice/status/1243441878436986884


      Adequate Facilities, Free Food And More: Kejriwal

      Alerts

      Here is a list of provisions that the Delhi government will provide:
      - Free food to four lakh needy people
      - 325 government schools of Delhi to be used
      - 2 lakh people will be provided food from today onwards
      - Adequate facilities will be made in case cases rise to more than 100 a day


      Kejriwal To Address Media

      Alerts

      Delhi CM, Arvind Kejriwal to address media at noon. Stay tuned for updates!


      Noida Admin Issues Orders For Delivery Services

      Alerts

      The administration of Gautam Buddh Nagar allowed home-delivery services, including food, medicine and grocery delivery. Hawkers selling fruits and vegetables will also operate without any passes. Online sellers that were allowed are Zomato, Flipkart, Amazon, 24Seven, BlueDart, DTDC, Wow Express, Swiggy, Grofers, BigBasket, Milkbasket, Dunzo, Big Bazaar, Snapdeal, Licious, Medlife, PharmEasy, Urban Clap, Ninja Kart, Honasa Consumer, Healthians Diagnostic, Delhivery, Nutrimoo Milk Dairy, More Retail Ltd, Easy Day, Jabong, Myntra, Spencer's, Reliance Fresh, Jubilant Food works (Dominos Pizza), Food Panda, Faasos, Pizza Hut, Uber Eats, Needs Supermarket, 1mg, Dr Lal Path Labs, Max Path and Satva Cart.


      Delhi Police Distributes Food Packets To Slum-Dwellers

      Alerts   Delhi

      The Delhi Police distributes food packets to slum-dwellers in West Delhi's Raghubir Nagar and Ghondewala Mandir. Police, along with NGO "Ek Noor" is also educating the slum-dwellers about the precautions to be taken during the outbreak. Approximately 1,000 food packets were distributed.


      Home Delivery Services Allowed 24x7: Kejriwal

      Alerts

      All food home delivery services have been allowed in Delhi 24x7. The delivery agent must carry their ID cards at all times and that will be sufficient, said CM Arvind Kejriwal. All Mohalla clinics will also continue to function but with all safety precautions.


      Gurugram Police Provides List Of Technical Services For Free Movement

      Alerts

      https://twitter.com/ANI/status/1243064101665796096


      Delivery Service In Gurugram Available During Lockdown

      Alerts

      https://twitter.com/gurgaonpolice/status/1242738919914913794


      Kejriwal Government To Issue E-Passes To Grocers

      Alerts

      In an effort to avoid panic buying, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's government will provide e-passes to vegetable-sellers and grocers others to ensure that essential supplies stay afloat during the 21-day lockdown.


      Delhi Govt Offers Free Ration, INR 5000 To Construction Workers

      Alerts

      https://twitter.com/AamAadmiParty/status/1242691529585463296

      The Delhi Government has made adequate arrangements to ease the lives of people during #21DayLockdown. Free ration will be given to 72 lakh Delhi residents and INR 5000 to each construction labor. Free food will also be distributed at homeless shelters.


      Delhi Temples Closed For Navaratri Following Lockdown

      Alerts

      All major temples in Delhi have been shut down after a nationwide lockdown was announced on Tueday evening despite the occassion of Navaratri. Very few devotees were see offering prayers from outside the temple.


      PM Modi Declared 21-Day Nationwide Lockdown

      India

      Prime Minister Modi announced a complete lockdown across the country for 21 days on Tuesday. All road, rail and air services will remain suspended during the lockdown. However, freight movement will continue to carry essential commodities across the country. He also urged people to stop panick-buying. There will be no shortage of food and essential items during lockdown, he assured.


      Noida: Entry In All Parks Closed Till April 15

      Japan

      Entry to all parks in Gautam Buddh nagar region have been prohibited for all residents except workers till April 15.


      Delhi Govt Gives INR 5000 Each To Construction Labours

      Alerts

      https://twitter.com/ANI/status/1242420071969898497


      Delhi Police Field #Lockdown Questions On Twitter

      Alerts

      https://twitter.com/DelhiPolice/status/1242352031928438785


      No New Cases In Past 24 Hours: Delhi CM

      Delhi

      Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal briefed the press on Tuesday that no new cases were detected in past 24 hours. Five patients who tested posotive for coronavirus were also discharged this morning. "The biggest challenge now is to not let the situation go out of control. Need your (people''s) cooperation for this," Kejriwal added in his tweet in Hindi.


      Separate Lanes For Emergency Vehicles At Delhi-Noida Border

      The Delhi Police have assigned a separate lane to facilitate the quick movement of emergency vehicles. These includes ambulances, doctors, police, press and other exempted vehicles.


      ABCD Learn The COVID-19 Journey

      Understand how the untamed virus spreads and why social distancing is so important.
      #StayHomeStaySafe #covid_19 #coronaawareness #TravelTriangle

      https://www.facebook.com/traveltriangle/videos/3009317139119674/


      Uber, Ola Suspend Services In Delhi, Mumbai

      Alerts   India

      With business taking a blow due to Janta Curfew and subsequent lockdown, taxi aggregator services like Uber and Ola have decided to suspend their operations in Delhi and Mumbai until further notice. The sharing facility was already removed on 21st March from the apps to maintain social distancing.


      2/3 Of CNG Stations In Delhi Ordered Shut To Encourage Offroading

      Alerts

      After passengers were seen on the road ignoring lockdown orders in Delhi, IGL has decided to shut about two-thirds of CNG stations in the capital to encourage people to stay at home. A massive traffic jam on Delhi-Noida was observed on Monday morning.


      DSGMC Offers Majnu Ka Tila Gurudwara For Quarantine Facility

      Alerts   India

      Delhi Sikh Gurudwara Management Committee has offered Gurudwara in Majnu ka Tila as a quarantine faciltiy in a lettter to CM Arvind Kejriwal. All the 20 rooms in the inn are equipped with modern facilties and ample space for parking is also available as mentioned by DSGMC president Manjinder Sirsa in the letter. The committee has even offered free food (langar) to patients and health staff.


      Delhi HC Suspends Breath Analyzer Test Till 27 March

      Alerts

      After a plea from Delhi Police, Delhi high Court has decided to suspend the breath analyzer test through tube process till 27th March to avoid the transmission of virus.


      Delhiites Come Out To Balconies To Express Gratitude

      Trending

      https://twitter.com/ANI/status/1241692716293070849


      Delhi Imposes Section 144 From Tonight

      Alerts

      Section 144 will be imposed in the capital from tonight till 31st March. The decision was taken by CM Arvind Kejriwal after seventh death due to coronavirus in the country.


      IIT Delhi Develop Affordable Test For COVID-19

      Alerts

      The researchers at IIT-Delhi have developed an affordable method to detect Covid-19 for larger sections of people. The validation of test is already under progress ar National Institute of Virology (NIV), Pune.


      Streets In Delhi Empty In The Wake Of #JantaCurfew

      Trending

      https://twitter.com/TOIDelhi/status/1241586673625911297

      As the whole country comes in suport of Janta Curfew to ward off the coronavirus pandemic, Delhi woke up to the empty streets on Sunday morning. Delhi Police also gave flowers to the commuters on the road to encourage them to stay indoors.


      Delhi Police Encourage Commuters To Stay Indoors By Giving Flowers

      Trending

      https://twitter.com/ANI/status/1241571178130493440


      Autos, Taxis To Remain Offroad In Delhi

      Alerts

      Autorickshaws and taxis in Delhi won't be operational on Sunday i.e. 22nd March in support of #JantaCurfew. Delhi Metro service will also be suspended on Sunday.


      Buses From Haryana Not To Enter In Delhi

      Alerts

      No bus from Haryana will be allowed to enter Delhi during "Janta Curfew" on Sunday after the orders from the Central Government. The action has been taken to combat the spread of coronavirus pandemic in the region.


      AIIMS Suspends Walk-In OPD from 23rd March

      Alerts

      As India bolsters measures to combat Covid-19 by preparing hospitals across the country to fight the pandemic, AIIMS-Delhi has decided to postpone all non-essential elective surgeries and procedures for the time being. The medical institution will maximize its resources and manpower to handle coronavirus cases.


      Markets In Delhi Shut For 3 Days

      Alerts

      After more confirmed cases rose in the capital, trade leaders took a decision to shut down all markets in Delhi from 21st March to 23rd March in the light of the coronavirus outbreak. "The situation will be reviewd on 23rd March to decided actions on future.", said Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) Secretary General Praveen Khandelwal said.


      Delhi Metro To Remain Closed On 22nd March

      Alerts

      https://twitter.com/OfficialDMRC/status/1240939400898301954

      In the wake of 'Janta Curfew' Delhi Metro will suspend its services on 22nd March from 7 AM to 9 PM to encourage people to remain indoors and stay safe.


      CP Will Remain Closed On Sunday Due To 'Janta Curfew'

      Alerts

      cp new delhi

      New Delhi Trader's Association president Atul Bhargava has announced that the famous Connaught Place in Delhi will remain shut on 22nd March to support 'Janta Curfew' in the wake of the coronavirus situation.


      All Delhi Malls To Be Closed In View Of COVID-19 Threat: CM Kejriwal

      Alerts

      As the fresh coronavirus cases surge in the country, CM Kejriwal orders all malls in Delhi to be closed. However, grocery, pharmacy and vegetable stores in these malls will remain open for public. There are total 16 cases of coronavirus in the national capital as of now.


      JNU Asks Its Students To Vacate Hostels

      Alerts

      After direct orders from the lieutenant governor Anil Baijal, JNU has asked all its students to vacate hostels amidst coronavirus fear. The mess facilities will only be available to the foreign students. Visitors are also barred from entry. Many events like seminars and workshops have also been cancelled.


      Premier Hotels Near IGI Airport Offer 'Pay & Use Quarantine' Service

      Alerts

      Delhi Government has arranged quarantine facilties at luxury hotels near IGI Airport. These include premier hotel chains like RedFox, IBIS and Lemon Tree. Travelers reaching Delhi from abroad can pay for these hotel rooms and use their quarantine facilities for a luxurious isolation.


      No Standing Passengers Allowed In Delhi Metro: DMRC Advisory

      Alerts

      Standing passengers in Delhi Metro will not be allowed after DMRC issued an order on Thursday as a precautionary measure. Alternate seats will also be left vacant to maintain 1-meter distance. DMRC also urges passengers to use metro only when it's "essential and unavoidable".


      All Restaurants In Delhi To Remain Shut: Kejriwal

      Alerts

      Kejriwal announced on Thursday to shut down all restaurants in Delhi in order to curb the spreading of the virus. However, take-away and home delivery services shall be available. 10 cases have been confirmed in Delhi so far.


      No International Commercial Aircrafts To Land In India From 22 March For A Week

      Alerts

      The government has ordered a new advisory following which no international aircraft carrying passengers will be allowed to land in India for a week from 22nd March. The step has been taken to limit the number of cases in India.


      Gurugram Goes Into A Lockdown Till 31st March

      Alerts

      All gyms, shopping malls, spas, theatres, weekly bazaars, and social centers in Gurugram will remain shut till 31st March amidst coronavirus outbreak. As per the orders from District Administration, the restaurants with in-dining facilities and family gatherings will also be restricted to maximum 50 people.


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