Daily positivity rate doubles from 8% to 16.7% in just 12 days | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Amid a sharp rise in Covid-19 cases, the daily positivity rate in the last 12 days doubled from 8% to 16.7%. A consistent rise was seen since April 12 even as tests increased only marginally. Chhattisgarh recorded a phenomenal 30.3% infection rate. The national weekly positivity rate has increased from 3% to 13.5% … Read more Daily positivity rate doubles from 8% to 16.7% in just 12 days | India News – Times of India

Odisha requests MHA to direct railways to stop passenger service from Chhattisgarh for 15 days | India News – Times of India

BHUBANESWAR: After the Railway Board turned down the state government’s request to cancel all passenger trains from Chhattisgarh, the state government on Friday once again urged the Centre to direct railways to immediately stop passenger trains from Chhattisgarh to Odisha at least for 15 days. In a letter to Union Home Secretary Ajay Kumar Bhalla, … Read more Odisha requests MHA to direct railways to stop passenger service from Chhattisgarh for 15 days | India News – Times of India

Centre to review COVID-19 situation in UP, Chhattisgarh

Union Home Secretary Ajay Kumar Bhalla and Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan on Friday will review the COVID-19 situation in Uttar Pradesh and Chhattisgarh in separate meetings, officials said. This comes a day after the two top officials of the central government reviewed the coronavirus situation in Madhya Pradesh. The union home secretary and the secretary … Read more Centre to review COVID-19 situation in UP, Chhattisgarh

Night curfew, restrictions in several states, cities to curb COVID surge in India

New Delhi: With COVID-19 infections spreading at a faster rate in the second wave, the authorities have come up with city/district-specific lockdown-like situations. Many states have imposed a number of restrictions to curb the COVID-19 spread.  On Thursday (April 8), India recorded 1,26,789 fresh COVID-19 cases, taking the tally to 1,29,28,574. As per the Health … Read more Night curfew, restrictions in several states, cities to curb COVID surge in India

Journalists, Mediators Taken 15 Km Inside Forest: The Drama Surrounding CoBRA Jawan's Release

Almost 120 hours after CRPF (CoBRA battalion) jawan Rakeshwar Singh Manhas was held captive by Maoists following a gunfight at Bijapur-Sukma border on last Saturday, a group of mediators accompanied by some local journalists freed Manhas on Thursday deep in the same forest area where the gunfight had taken place. A communique from the Bastar … Read more Journalists, Mediators Taken 15 Km Inside Forest: The Drama Surrounding CoBRA Jawan's Release

Will Intensify Fight and Win Against Maoists, Amit Shah After Meeting Injured Jawans in Chhattisgarh

After paying tribute to the martyrs of Bijapur ambush, Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Monday said that this incident (Bijapur) will only bolster “our fight and we will emerge victorious”. Shah who reached Jagdalpur in Chhattisgarh on Monday paid homage to the martyred jawans at the police line first. Bodies of 14 jawans were … Read more Will Intensify Fight and Win Against Maoists, Amit Shah After Meeting Injured Jawans in Chhattisgarh

BJP Took Help from Ajmal Earlier, now Spreading Hate against Him: Bhupesh Baghel

Chhattisgarh chief minister Bhupesh Baghel does not have to worry about elections in his own state right now. He is busy, nevertheless, as an observer of the Congress for the Assam polls, to be held in three phases starting March 27 and results on May 2. The party has formed a Maha Jot, or grand … Read more BJP Took Help from Ajmal Earlier, now Spreading Hate against Him: Bhupesh Baghel

Three jawans killed in Maoist attack in Chhattisgarh | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Three security personnel were killed and several injured in a Maoist IED blast in Chhattisgarh‘s Narayanpur district on Tuesday, an official said. DGP Chhattisgarh said that jawans were travelling in a bus which was blown up by the Maoists. More details awaited. Source link

With Gogoi Gone, Assam Congress Banks on Chhattisgarh Model and Anti-CAA Stance to Win Assembly Polls

Image for representation. The Congress intends to divide the campaign into four zones with focus also being given particularly to the Bodo areas. The four faces who will lead the campaign are Kaliabor MP and Tarun Gogoi’s son Gaurav Gogoi, Mahila Congress chief and former MP from Silchar Sushmita Deo, Nazira MLA Debabrata Saikia and … Read more With Gogoi Gone, Assam Congress Banks on Chhattisgarh Model and Anti-CAA Stance to Win Assembly Polls

Govt targets 1,000 routes under UDAN scheme: Puri – Times of India

RAIPUR: Union civil aviation minister Hardeep Singh Puri on Sunday said his ministry has set a target of operationalising 100 unserved and underserved airports and starting at least 1,000 air routes under the UDAN scheme. He also said that privatisation is required in the field of aviation as it is not the government‘s specialisation to … Read more Govt targets 1,000 routes under UDAN scheme: Puri – Times of India