Maharashtra Govt Trying to Curtail Budget Session Starting from March 1 Citing Covid-19 Pandemic, Says BJP

BJP leader Devendra Fadnavis on Thursday accused the Maharashtra government of trying to curtail the upcoming budget session of the state legislature on the pretext of rising number of coronavirus cases. He was speaking after the meeting of the business advisory committee (BAC) of the state legislature. The BJP walked out of the meeting over … Read more Maharashtra Govt Trying to Curtail Budget Session Starting from March 1 Citing Covid-19 Pandemic, Says BJP

229 Students, 4 Staffers Test Positive for Covid-19 in Maharashtra’s Washim, School Now Containment Zone

At least 229 students and 4 teachers living in a hostel of a school in Washim district of Mahrashtra have been found positive for the coronavirus. The school had on January 27 announced that it will re-open, following which students from various district returned to the hostel by February 14. In view of the rise … Read more 229 Students, 4 Staffers Test Positive for Covid-19 in Maharashtra’s Washim, School Now Containment Zone

After 2nd dose of jab, docs say after-effects are relaxed mind, lighter heart | India News – Times of India

It’s not because his father has spent the last 11 months tending to Covid and non-Covid patients at Bombay Hospital that Dr Gautam Bhansali’s five-year-old son, Aarav, calls him Superman. The unofficial title was conferred on the physician on February 15 when he returned home, exhausted from a long day’s work yet radiant from receiving … Read more After 2nd dose of jab, docs say after-effects are relaxed mind, lighter heart | India News – Times of India

Maharashtra reports alarming surge of 8,807 COVID-19 cases

Nagpur restaurants to be shut on weekends; no weekly market in Jalna till March 31 In its highest single-day jump in more than three months, Maharashtra reported a spike of 8,807 new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday as the State’s active case tally reached 59,358. As many as 80 deaths — of whom only 27 occurred … Read more Maharashtra reports alarming surge of 8,807 COVID-19 cases

Surge in COVID-19 cases: Now, night curfew to be imposed in THIS Maharashtra district

Mumbai: Amid the rising COVID-19 cases in the state, a night curfew will be imposed in Maharashtra’s Solapur district from Thursday (February 25, 2021). The night curfew will be imposed from February 25 till March 7. The step has been taken to check the surge in the coronavirus cases in the district. Maharashtra reported over 8,000 fresh … Read more Surge in COVID-19 cases: Now, night curfew to be imposed in THIS Maharashtra district

Coronavirus | Maharashtra reports alarming spike of 8,807 cases

Mumbai Guardian Minister Aslam Shaikh warns of lockdown; curbs imposed in several districts. In its highest single-day jump in more than three months, Maharashtra reported a massive surge of 8,807 COVID-19 cases on Wednesday as the State’s active case tally jumped to 59,358. Just 2,772 recoveries were reported as curbs, fresh restrictions and mini-lockdowns were … Read more Coronavirus | Maharashtra reports alarming spike of 8,807 cases

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

Coronavirus | Working hours of courts curtailed in 5 Maharashtra districts

The judicial working hours in Amravati, Yavatmal, Buldhana, Akola and Washim districts will be restricted to five hours a day — from 10.30 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 1.30 p.m. to 4 p.m. Mumbai In the wake of curbs imposed by the Maharashtra government in Amravati, Yavatmal and some other places due to spike in … Read more Coronavirus | Working hours of courts curtailed in 5 Maharashtra districts

Coronavirus live updates | AstraZeneca to miss second-quarter EU vaccine supply target by half

Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan said on Tuesday that COVID-19 vaccination for the older population (over 50 years) is expected to start soon and that the immunisation programme would see greater private sector participation. Speaking at a Health Ministry press conference, Mr. Bhushan said more private hospitals will be utilised to increase the speed and … Read more Coronavirus live updates | AstraZeneca to miss second-quarter EU vaccine supply target by half

Cases rise for 9th day, longest rise since Sept | India News – Times of India

The seven-day rolling average of daily Covid cases rose for the ninth consecutive day, crossing 13,000 on Tuesday, in the most sustained surge in the pandemic in the country since infections peaked in mid-September last year. The seven-day daily average has risen by more than 1,800 cases, going from 11,430 on February 14 to 13,267 … Read more Cases rise for 9th day, longest rise since Sept | India News – Times of India