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Centre Rolls Back Order Mandating Delhi Covid Patients To Visit Govt Centres

Jun 25, 2020 Outlook Web Bureau

The AAP government in Delhi had been defending its home isolation approach to control the spread of coronavirus.

5-day Institutional Quarantine Mandatory For Covid Patients In Delhi; AAP Calls Decision 'Harmful'

Jun 20, 2020 PTI

The order implies that every Coronavirus patient has to necessarily spend five days in institutional quarantine, a government-run facility dedicated for coronavirus patients.

Odisha Man Isolates Himself In Toilet After Quarantine Extension Denied At Govt-run Centre

A 28-year-old man in Odisha quarantined himself in the Swachh Bharat toilet, built close to his house where his family members including his elderly parents stay.

Manipur: Two Youth Escape Quarantine Facility To Meet Girlfriends, Return With Liquor And Cigarettes

Jun 12, 2020 Abdul Gani

The story about the escape of the two youth was posted on Facebook by Tamenglong Deputy Commissioner. He termed them ‘black sheep’ and said they had brought a bad name to all those in the quarantine centre.

Delhi's Feroz Shah Kotla Ground Becomes COVID-19 Centre, Houses Migrant Workers

The Feroz Shah Kotla ground is being used to house and test migrant workers from Uttar Pradesh, Bihar and Madhya Pradesh before being sent back to their respective home states

13 May, 2020

'I Have Come Out Of Prison': Kashmiri Man Who Spent Two Days At Samba Quarantine Facility

Naseer Ganai

At night, Junaid Aslam says, in Lakhanpur, they slept on the floor. The 29-year-old alleged the local nodal officer threatened their cab driver to return to Delhi or he would bee quarantined for 14 days.

Photo Gallery

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.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

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