Assam Extends Curfew Hours Amid Surge In Covid Cases


Assam presently has over 41,947 active COVID-19 cases. (FILE) Guwahati: The Assam government on Saturday announced further restrictions in urban areas, banning movement of people and vehicles from 12 noon to 5 am to contain the spiralling COVID-19 cases. In rural areas, however, the curfew will remain effective from 6 PM. Earlier, shops were allowed … Read more

India’s Daily Covid-19 Cases Jumped by Over 300% Since Last Year, ICU Beds by a Meagre 19%

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India’s daily case tally between the first and second coronavirus peaks has seen an over 300 percent jump even as the number of ICU beds were increased by merely 19 percent, government data suggest. The first wave of coronavirus peaked on September 17, 2020, when India reported a total of 97,894 cases in a day. During … Read more

Delhi District Courts Vacation Advanced in View of Rise in Covid-19 Cases, to Begin on May 17

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In view of the “alarming rise” in COVID-19 infections and the toll it has taken on the health and lives of judicial officers and staff of subordinate judiciary, the Delhi High Court has preponed the vacation of district courts. The high court has decided that the district courts, except that of metropolitan magistrates, in Delhi … Read more

UP Govt Forms 12-member Team to Ensure Timely Detection, Treatment of Black Fungus Cases

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Representative image (Image: PTI) The state government has asserted that the availability of essential medicines must be ensured and all arrangements should be made for both prevention and treatment of the black fungus infection. News18 Lucknow Last Updated:May 15, 2021, 18:29 IST FOLLOW US ON: At a time when several states have reported fresh cases … Read more

AIIMS Chief Cites Misuse of Steroids as Black Fungus Cases Rise Among Covid-19 Patients

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As new cases of blacks fungus, mucormycosis, has kept the health experts on tenterhooks, AIIMS Director Randeep Guleria clarified that the fungal infection is not new, but has the cases have increased with Covid-19. Guleria said the ‘misuse’ of steroids is one of the major causes behind black fungus cases. Diabetic patients, covid patients and … Read more

Delhi Records 6,430 New Covid Cases, 337 More Deaths; Positivity Rate Dips to 11.32%

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The national capital recorded 6,430 new COVID-19 cases and 337 fatalities on Saturday while the positivity rate dipped to 11.32 per cent, even as Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal asserted that the cases are “slowly and steadily” reducing in Delhi. This is the second consecutive day when Delhi has recorded less than 10,000 cases in a … Read more

As Covid Cases Ring Alarm Bell in Assam Tea Gardens, Owners Complain Lack of Health Infra

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Fifty-three-year old Tara Singh who tested Covid-19 positive on Monday was advised for home isolation as he did not show stark symptoms of the infection. However, this home isolation for the employee of Cinnamara Tea Estate in Jorhat district of Assam ended abruptly in the evening as he had to be rushed to a nearby … Read more

India reports over 3.26 lakh new Covid-19 cases, 3,890 deaths in 24 hours | India News – Times of India

India reports over 3.26 lakh new Covid-19 cases, 3,890 deaths in 24 hours | India News - Times of India

NEW DELHI: India on Saturday reported the lowest daily cases in 18 days even as the figure significantly remains above the 3-lakh mark. In terms of Covid-19 deaths, the daily toll came below 4,000 after three days. With 3,26,098 daily new cases, India’s total caseload now stands at 2,43,72,907, as per Union health ministry data … Read more

3.26 Lakh Fresh COVID-19 Cases In India, 3,890 Deaths In 24 Hours


India coronavirus news: Up to 3,980 people have died of the infection in the last 24 hours. New Delhi: India’s Covid caseload has reached 2.43 crore with 3.26 lakh new cases reported in the last 24 hours. Up to 3,980 people have died of the infection during the period. World Health Organization has called the … Read more

Pakistan’s Punjab witnessing coronavirus cases with multiple COVID-19 strains: Study

Image Source : AP Pakistan’s Punjab witnessing coronavirus cases with multiple COVID-19 strains: Study As the deadly third wave of the COVID-19 pandemic continues in Pakistan, the Primary and Secondary Healthcare Department has uploaded a fresh study that says the country and its Punjab province has been facing circulation of multiple strains of coronavirus with … Read more

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