West Bengal Govt plans to relocate Kolkata’s wholesale hub:In West Bengal, cases of Coronavirus are on rise in the city of Kolkata.
NDMA issues guidelines on reopening industrial institutions:National Disaster Management Authority has issued guidelines to states regarding the reopening of closed industrial institutions due to lockdown.
India is improving it’s battle against COVID-19: Health Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan :Union Health Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan said that the situation in India is improving as it fights against COVID-19 and many people have been sent to their homes after successful recovery from the disease.
India’s massive evacuation mission ‘Vande Bharat’ continues:India’s massive evacuation mission ‘Vande Bharat’ continues. Special flights carrying stranded Indians from abroad arriving in several parts of the country. An Air India flight carrying 243 Passengers landed in Mumbai from Singapore under the Vande Bharat Mission.
Cabinet Secretary holds video conferencing with chief secretaries of all states:Cabinet Secretary Rajiv Gauba on Sunday held a video conferencing with chief secretaries and health secretaries of all states and Union territories on Sunday.
Railways announces gradual restart of passenger train operations from May 12:Indian Railways has announced the much-awaited decision of reopening of the passenger train operations.
J&K reports 25 new COVID-19 positive cases today; total mounts to 861:In Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir, 25 new positive cases have been reported today.
669 persons tested positive for COVID-19 in Tamilnadu today:669 persons tested positive for the novel coronavirus in Tamilnadu today, 509 of them from Chennai alone.
DRDO lab develops automated UV systems to sanitise electronic gadgets, papers etc:Hyderabad based Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) premier lab, Research Centre Imarat (RCI), has developed an automated contactless UVC sanitisation cabinet, calledDefence Research Ultraviolet Sanitiser (DRUVS).
INS Magar arrives at Male to evacuate Indian citizens under operation Samudra Setu:INS Magar, the second naval ship of the Indian Navy’s Op Samudra Setu, to evacuate stranded Indian Nationals from Maldives and ensure smooth and safe passage back to India, arrived at Male Port today.
Delhi: Sir Ganga Ram Hospital to resume OPD services from tomorrow :Main Sir Ganga Ram Hospital situated at Sir Ganga Ram Marg which is Non-Covid/ Covid Safe facility will resume OPD services in a graded manner from Monday(May 11, 2020), from 10 am to 4 pm. Each doctor will see maximum four patients in one hour.
COVID-19: Cabinet Secy holds meeting with Chief Secretaries & Health Secys of all States & UT’s:Cabinet Secretary, Rajiv Gauba, chaired a meeting with Chief Secretaries and Health Secretaries of all States and Union Territories to review their status of COVID-19 Management through video conference, today.
Around 300 Shramik Special trains run so far for over 3 lakh migrant workers:Indian Railways have operated over three hundred Shramik Special trains across the country till date.
INS Jalashwa reaches Kochi from Male with 698 Indians on board:As part of Samudra Setu Programme under Vande Bharat Mission, the Naval ship, INS Jalashwa arrived at Cochin Port this morning, carrying 698 persons evacuated from Maldives.
India sends INS Kesari with Medical Assistance Teams, essential medicines, food items:India has sent Indian Naval Ship Kesari to Maldives, Mauritius, Madagascar, Comoros and Seychelles, carrying on board two Medical Assistance Teams, consignments of COVID related essential medicines and essential food items.
COVID-19 cases in India rises to 62, 939 as 19,358 people recover:The number of COVID-19 cases in the country has gone up to 62,939 while the death toll rose to 2,109.
NDMA issues guidelines for restarting industries post lockdown:National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) has issued guidelines for restart of manufacturing industries after the lockdown
Road along Nepal border falls within Indian territory:India has said that the recently inaugurated road section in Pithoragarh district of Uttarakhand lies completely within its territory.
Special Flights carrying stranded Indians abroad continue to arrive in different parts of country:A Vande Bharat Mission flight from Kuala Lumpur arrived at Trichy International Airport last night with 177 passengers.
ICMR, Bharat Biotech tie up to develop indigenous COVID-19 vaccine:Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) and a Hyderabad based leading Vaccine manufacturing company Bharat Biotech International Limited have partnered to develop a fully indigenous vaccine for COVID-19.
Health Ministry to deploy Central teams to 10 states with high spurt of COVID-19 cases:Health Ministry has decided to deploy Central teams to ten states that are witnessing high case load and high spurt of COVID-19 cases.
Bangladesh records highest number of single day COVID-19 infection, 2000 doctors appointed:Bangladesh today reported 887 new Corona cases and 14 deaths over the last 24 hours since Saturday.
Number of COVID-19 cases rises above 4 mn globally:More than four million confirmed cases of Coronavirus have been reported around the world, according to data collated by Johns Hopkins University.
US approves new coronavirus antigen test with fast results:US regulators have approved a new type of coronavirus test that administration officials have promoted as a key to opening up the country.
CII organises virtual town hall on topic ‘Health and the Economy’ :Confederation of Indian Industries organised a virtual town hall on the topic ‘Health and the Economy.’