Another Madhya Pradesh Minister Tests COVID-19 Positive, Fourth So Far

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Vishvas Sarang requested all those who came in his contact to undergo COVID-19 test Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh Medical Education Minister Vishvas Sarang on Sunday said he has tested COVID-19 positive. He shared the information on his Twitter handle. Mr Sarang is the fourth member of Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan’s council of ministers to test … Read more Another Madhya Pradesh Minister Tests COVID-19 Positive, Fourth So Far

With 1,300 Cases, Delhi's COVID Count Cross 1.45 Lakh, Death Reach 4,111

With 1,300 Cases, Delhi's COVID Count Cross 1.45 Lakh, Death Reach 4,111

Thirteen fresh fatalities were recorded in the city in the last 24 hours. New Delhi: With 1,300 fresh cases in the last 24 hours, Delhi’s COVID-19 tally rose to over 1.45 lakh while the death count due to the disease mounted to 4,111, authorities said on Sunday. Thirteen fresh fatalities were recorded in the city … Read more With 1,300 Cases, Delhi's COVID Count Cross 1.45 Lakh, Death Reach 4,111

Heroic Overnight Car Relay Delivers Plasma For Assam COVID-19 Warrior

Heroic Overnight Car Relay Delivers Plasma For Assam COVID-19 Warrior

This plasma was handed over at 6:15 am on Saturday to the Dibrugarh medical college. Guwahati: When they say not all heroes wear capes, this is what they mean. A dozen young men from Assam drove their car at breakneck speed on Saturday – almost like a relay race – handing over an ice box … Read more Heroic Overnight Car Relay Delivers Plasma For Assam COVID-19 Warrior

13 Districts With High COVID-19 Mortality Asked To Address Testing

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Today’s meeting on coronavirus situation in the country was focused on 13 districts. New Delhi: Thirteen districts in eight states and Union Territories reporting COVID-19 mortality higher than the national average were advised by the Centre on Saturday to address the issues of low testing and delay in test results, and ensure timely hospitalisation. In … Read more 13 Districts With High COVID-19 Mortality Asked To Address Testing

Union Minister Kailash Choudhary Tests Positive For COVID-19

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Kailash Choudhary is undergoing treatment at a hospital in Jodhpur, Rajasthan. (File) Jaipur: Union Minister of State for Agriculture Kailash Choudhary has tested positive for coronavirus, he said in a tweet today. He is undergoing treatment at a hospital in Jodhpur, Rajasthan. “Following the test done last night after showing symptoms, the report for coronavirus … Read more Union Minister Kailash Choudhary Tests Positive For COVID-19

Maruti Suzuki July Passenger Vehicle Production Down 19%

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Maruti Suzuki India on Friday reported a 19.30 per cent annual decline in its production of passenger vehicles last month. In a regulatory filing, Maruti Suzuki said it produced 1,05,345 passenger vehicles – including passenger cars, utility vehicles and vans – in July 2020, as against 1,30,541 in the corresponding period a year ago. Production data from the country’s biggest … Read more Maruti Suzuki July Passenger Vehicle Production Down 19%

Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad Tests Negative For Coronavirus

Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad Tests Negative For Coronavirus

Ravi Shankar Prasad said he was fine throughout, following his daily routine. (File) New Delhi: Minister for Information Technology and Communications Ravi Shankar Prasad on Friday said he has tested negative for COVID-19. Mr Prasad, who is also the Law Minister, had earlier this week gone into self-isolation as per protocol, after he met Home … Read more Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad Tests Negative For Coronavirus

Siddaramaiah Responding To COVID-19 Treatment, Says Hospital

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Former Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah is clinically stable, the hospital said. (File) Bengaluru: Former Chief Minister and leader of the Opposition in the Karnataka Assembly Siddaramaiah, who recently tested positive for COVID-19, is clinically stable and responding to coronavirus treatment, the hospital authorities have said. “Leader of the opposition and former Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah … Read more Siddaramaiah Responding To COVID-19 Treatment, Says Hospital

Delhi Airport Develops Online Portal For International Passengers

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Online self-declaration forms for international passengers will reduce rush at airport (representational) The Delhi airport has developed an online portal that will allow international passengers to fill a mandatory self-declaration form and eligible passengers to apply for exemption from compulsory institutional quarantine for coronavirus, said the Delhi International Airport Limited (DIAL) on Friday. This will … Read more Delhi Airport Develops Online Portal For International Passengers

Facebook's Dilemma: How to Police Claims About Unproven COVID-19 Vaccines

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Since the World Health Organisation declared the novel coronavirus an international health emergency in January, Facebook has removed more than 7 million pieces of content with false claims about the virus that could pose an immediate health risk to people who believe them. The social media giant, which has long been under fire from lawmakers … Read more Facebook's Dilemma: How to Police Claims About Unproven COVID-19 Vaccines