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Mumbai Reports 20,318 Fresh COVID Cases

Jan 08, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

Mumbai now has 1,06,037 active cases as 6,003 patients were discharged during the day.

Meghalaya's Covid-19 Tally Reaches 85,085 With 64 New Cases

Jan 08, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

“Symptomatic patients are advised to strictly go for home isolation for seven days while those who are asymptomatic need to complete five-day home isolation. Their condition will be monitored by the health workers,” the deputy CM said.


Delhi May See 17k Covid-19 Cases And Positivity Rate Of 17% On Friday, Says Govt

The minister said authorities have devised different levels of restrictions and alerts under the Graded Response Action Plan (GRAP) keeping in view the severity of infections caused by the Delta variant of coronavirus.

John Abraham, Ekta Kapoor And Other Celebs Who Have Tested Positive For Covid-19 Recently

Jan 04, 2022 Outlook Web Bureau

In India, the number of covid-19 positive cases has been increasing on a daily basis. Here are TV and Bollywood celebrities who have lately tested positive for the virus.


Lockdown will be imposed in Mumbai if daily COVID-19 cases go over 20,000: Mayor

Talking to reporters at her office in the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) headquarters, Pednekar suggested that citizens wear triple-layer masks while travelling in public buses and local trains.

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04 January, 2022

Manoj Tiwari Tests Positive For Covid-19, Cancels Upcoming Rallies

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This is the second time that the Delhi BJP leader, Manoj Tiwari, has tested positive for the coronavirus. He was also infected with the virus during the second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic.


03 January, 2022

Covid: Vaccination Starts For Younger Population In 15-18 Age Group

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The Drugs Controller General of India granted emergency use authorisation to indigenously-developed Bharat Biotech's Covaxin for children above 12 years with certain conditions on December 24.


02 January, 2022

India Has Reported Over 1,500 Omicron Cases So Far: Govt

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India has recorded 1,525 Omicron cases to date, according to the data by Union Health Ministry.


01 January, 2022

If COVID-19 cases keep rising there will be strict restrictions, says Maha deputy CM

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Pawar's warning came a day after Maharashtra reported 8,067 fresh coronavirus positive cases, as much as 50 per cent more than Thursday.


31 December, 2021

COVID-19: India records 16,764 fresh cases including 309 of Omicron variant, 220 deaths

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An increase of 8,959 cases was recorded in the active COVID-19 tally in a span of 24 hours. The daily positivity rate was recorded at 1.34 per cent. It has remained below two per cent for 88 days now.


31 December, 2021

Community spread of Omicron can overwhelm hospitals: Experts

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According to Union health ministry data updated on Thursday, India recorded the highest daily rise of 180 Omicron cases, taking the total tally of such infections in the country to 961.


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29 December, 2021

Containment Zone Returns In Chennai, As Omicron Cases Rise To 45, TN Minister Says No Need To Panic

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Pointing out that England and world over several countries were shifting the treatment protocols asking the asymptomatic persons to undergo treatment at home, the Minister said the state too apart from following the guidelines would closely monitor the cases.


29 December, 2021

Omicron Spreading Because International Travellers Tested Negative At Airport But Positive Later: Delhi Health Minister

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Satyendar Jain, the health minister of Delhi said that international travellers who tested negative at the airport tested positive afterwards and due to this, Omicron spread in India.


29 December, 2021

Covid-19 India LIVE Update | Bengal reports all-time high of 24,287 Covid cases

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West Bengal on Sunday reported an all-time high of 24,287 fresh cases of Covid-19 on Sunday, the highest since the first wave of infections in 2020.


28 December, 2021

'Jersey' Starring Shahid Kapoor Postponed Amid Rising Omicron Scare

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Shahid Kapoor's 'Jersey,' which was slated for a release on December 31, has been postponed amid rising Covid-19 cases.


28 December, 2021

Covid-19 Restrictions In Delhi: DDMA Orders Gyms, Schools, Colleges, Cinemas To Be Closed

PTI

Public transport is also affected in Delhi as Metro and buses have been instructed to operate at 50% capacity. Yellow alert has been sounded in the city under the Graded Response Action Plan (GRAP).


26 December, 2021

Andhra Pradesh Reports Two Fresh Cases Of Omicron

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The state recorded 82 new COVID-19 cases taking the cumulative figure to 20,76,492, while the toll rose to 14,490 with one more fatality.


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26 December, 2021

Omicron Scare: Karnataka Govt To Impose Night Curfew From 28th December

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Rising number of cases due to the Omicron variant of coronavirus has led the Karnataka government to impose a night curfew for 10 days from December 28. The timings will be from 10 PM to 5 AM.


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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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