Data | COVID-19 cases in Maharashtra and Punjab increase sharply

The average number of tests conducted in February reduced compared to January in both States After peaking in mid-September 2020, the number of COVID-19 cases in India has been consistently declining. However, in the past week, some States have reversed this trend. In Maharashtra and Punjab, new cases have surged. Alarmingly, cases increased in February … Read more Data | COVID-19 cases in Maharashtra and Punjab increase sharply

COVID-19 mutant strains, N440K and E484Q, not behind surge in cases in Maharashtra, Kerala: Centre

There is no direct relation between the recent surge in COVID-19 cases in Maharashtra and some other states, and the mutant virus strains — N440K and E484Q — of SARS-CoV-2, the Centre said on Tuesday. Addressing a press conference, NITI Aayog Member (Health) V K Paul said that 187 people have tested positive for the … Read more COVID-19 mutant strains, N440K and E484Q, not behind surge in cases in Maharashtra, Kerala: Centre

Lockdown to be imposed in Maharashtra amid surging COVID-19 cases? Here’s what CM Uddhav Thackeray said

Maharashtra has been witnessing a surge in coronavirus cases and the Shiv Sena on Tuesday called it a matter of concern, adding that the opposition in the state should talk carefully about the COVID-19 crisis. Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray had on February 21(Sunday) asked people to follow “COVID-appropriate” behaviour and safety norms, and said he … Read more Lockdown to be imposed in Maharashtra amid surging COVID-19 cases? Here’s what CM Uddhav Thackeray said

Pune records over 1,100 new COVID-19 cases, 6 death in last 24 hours, CM Uddhav Thackeray bans gatherings in Maharashtra

New Delhi: Pune district in Maharashtra witnessed as many as 1,176 new COVID-19 cases and 6 deaths in the last 24 hours on Sunday, as Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray prohibited all the political, religious, and social gatherings in the state from Monday. According to Health Department, Pune Zilha Parishad on Sunday, the death toll due … Read more Pune records over 1,100 new COVID-19 cases, 6 death in last 24 hours, CM Uddhav Thackeray bans gatherings in Maharashtra

BMC seals 1,305 buildings after Mumbai logs 2,749 new Covid-19 cases

MUMBAI: The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) on Saturday sealed a total of 1,305 buildings after 2,749 new Covid-19 cases were reported in Mumbai. “A total of 1,305 buildings sealed in Mumbai after 2,749 Covid-19 cases reported. 71,838 households residing in these sealed buildings,” the BMC said. According to the health department, Maharashtra reported 6,112 new … Read more BMC seals 1,305 buildings after Mumbai logs 2,749 new Covid-19 cases

Lockdown declared in Amravati, restrictions in Yavatmal amid rising COVID-19 cases in Maharashtra: Check dates, timings

In view of the rising COVID-19 cases in Maharashtra, the district administration on Thursday announced a weekend lockdown in Amravati. However, essential services will remain unaffected. The lockdown will be implemented from 8 pm on Saturday to 7 am on Monday, a period during which markets and other establishments will remain shut. Collector Shailesh Naval … Read more Lockdown declared in Amravati, restrictions in Yavatmal amid rising COVID-19 cases in Maharashtra: Check dates, timings

Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath government takes this decision, gives relief to traders

New Delhi: The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh has decided to withdraw the cases filed against traders and others for allegedly violating COVID-related rules. The state government has issued a direction in this regard on Thursday (January 28). Uttar Pradesh Law Minister Brijesh Pathak has issued the necessary instructions to the officials in this … Read more Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath government takes this decision, gives relief to traders

Maharashtra yet again records over 3,500 new COVID-19 cases

COVID-19 cases continued to outpace recoveries as Maharashtra on Sunday reported 3,558 new cases as opposed to 2,302 recoveries as the active case tally rose to 54,179 . The total case tally has now reached 19,69,114, while 34 fatalities saw the total death toll climb to 50,061. The cumulative recoveries now stand at 18,63,702. The … Read more Maharashtra yet again records over 3,500 new COVID-19 cases

India vs Australia: Team India agrees to ‘strict’ protocols in Sydney | Cricket News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: The Indian team management has agreed to abide by all biosecurity protocols upon reaching Sydney on Monday for the third Test of the series. This comes after a couple of days’ speculation about the team’s reluctance to adhere to stringent protocols in the following Test in Brisbane. Sydney, which hosted two ODIs and … Read more India vs Australia: Team India agrees to ‘strict’ protocols in Sydney | Cricket News – Times of India

COVID-19 | Union Territory records 33 new COVID-19 cases

The Union Territory on Monday registered 33 new COVID-19 cases from 1,828 tests conducted for the virus. As per statistics released by the Health Department, 20 new cases were detected in Mahe region while Puducherry registered 10. The remaining three new cases were registered in Karaikal. Thirty-five patients were cured and discharged during the period … Read more COVID-19 | Union Territory records 33 new COVID-19 cases