Govt deputes Additional Secys, Joint Secys for effective management of COVID-19:Union Government has deputed 30 Additional Secretaries and Joint Secretaries to assist the State Governments in effective management of COVID-19.
Nepal govt decides to prohibit entry of people from Europe, West Asia and Gulf:Nepal govt decides to prohibit entry of people from Europe, West Asia and Gulf including Iran and Turkey, Malaysia, South Korea and Japan as a precautionary measure to prevent the spread of coronavirus
Sri Lanka to impose curfew in couple of police divisions:Sri Lanka will impose curfew in couple of police divisions in a bid to trace out people who returned from foreign countries earlier this month but were not quarantined.
Bangladesh reports its first Corona Virus death:Bangladesh reported its first Corona virus death today. Confirming the death of a 70 year old person, Director of the Institute of Epidemiology, Disease Control and Research (IEDCR) Prof Meerjady Sabrina Flora said that he had several pre-existing complications like heart problem, hypertension and diabetes etc
US leads huge economic fightback against virus, EU shuts borders:The United States and Britain led a multi-billion-dollar global fightback against economic havoc wreaked by the coronavirus as the European Union shut its borders to travellers from outside for 30 days to stem the pandemic’s ferocious spread.
Govt committed for revival of BSNL: Telecom Minister:Union Minister for Telecommunication Ravi Shankar Prasad has assured that the government is committed for revival of Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited.