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K'taka Govt Orders Extension Of Stringent Measures To Contain COVID Spread

Jan 12, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

In his order, the state Chief Secretary P Ravi Kumar said the containment measures will remain in force up to 5 AM on January 31 for strict implementation by Chief Commissioner BBMP, Police Commissioners, Deputy Commissioners, Superintendents of Police, and other Heads of Departments and Authorities.

Super Spreader: Health Experts Fear Gangasagar Mela Will Worsen Covid-19 Situation

Jan 11, 2022 PTI

The Gangasagar Mela will definitely be a super-spreader. There is no doubt of that. Lakhs of people will congregate and we fear there will be violation of Covid-19 safety protocols, said Dr Anima Halder, the principal of State-run Infectious Diseases and Beliaghata General (ID&BG) Hospital.


Covid-19 Curbs Will Be Imposed Across Delhi-NCR: Centre Assures Delhi Government

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal informed that the centre has assured his government, Covid-19 curbs will be implemented across the National Capital Region (NCR).

As Covid Cases Rise, Delhi Bans Restaurant Dine-In Services, Closes Bars

Jan 11, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

The DDMA meeting, chaired by Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal and attended by Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, also discussed ways to strictly enforce existing restrictions to check the spread of the coronavirus and its Omicron variant.


SC Takes Note Of Surge In Covid Cases, Extends Limitation Period For Filing Cases Till Feb 28

A special bench comprising Chief Justice N V Ramana and Justices L Nageswara Rao and Surya Kant, which had agreed to extend the limitation period during the hearing, relaxed it in its order uploaded on apex court website late Monday night.

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10 January, 2022

No Lockdown In Delhi, DDMA Discussing Further Restrictions In Restaurants, Metro, Buses: Officials

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It was discussed in a Delhi Disaster Management Authority meeting that Covid-19 restrictions imposed in Delhi should also be imposed in National Capital Territory Region to prevent the rise in Covid-19 cases. Lockdown won't be imposed now, officials say.


10 January, 2022

J&K Admin Orders Online Classes Up To College Level Amid Surge In COVID-19 Cases

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The decision to this effect was taken by the State Executive Committee (SEC) which met under the chairmanship of Chief Secretary A K Mehta here, retaining the already issued restrictions for Covid containment, including night curfew across the Union territory.


09 January, 2022

Covid-19 India Update: Fresh Cases Touch 1.6 Lakh In 24 Hours. 552 New Omicron Infections

PTI

Coronavirus news India: As Covid-19 cases rise sharply, 1409 cases of the Omicron variant have been recorded so far. Maharashtra recorded the maximum number of 1,009 cases followed by Delhi at 513, Karnataka 441, Rajasthan 373, Kerala 333 and Gujarat 204.


09 January, 2022

NEWSFLASH | PM Modi To Chair Meeting On Covid-19 Situation Today 4:30 PM: Sources

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With a worrying trend of sharp Covid-19 spike in India, sources have learnt that Prime Minister Narendra Modi will chair a high level meeting reviewing the situation of the pandemic at 4:30 PM today.


08 January, 2022

IND Vs WI: BCCI To ‘Take Call At Appropriate Time’ After Inspecting COVID Situation

PTI

India is scheduled to host West Indies for three ODIs and as many T20Is. The contests take place across six venues -- Ahmedabad, Jaipur, Kolkata, Cuttack, Visakhapatnam and Thiruvananthapuram.


08 January, 2022

Covid-19 Update| India Registers Single Day Spike Of 1,41,986 Cases; Omicron Infections At 3,071

PTI

Covid-19: Maharashtra recorded the maximum number of 876 Omicron variant cases, followed by Delhi at 513, Karnataka 333, Rajasthan 291, Kerala 284 and Gujarat 204.


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08 January, 2022

Covid-19: DDMA Meeting To Discuss More Curbs Amid Surging Cases In Delhi

PTI

Covid-19: DDMA (Delhi Disaster Management Authority) will meet on Monday to discuss the situation in the national capital amid surging Covid cases.


07 January, 2022

Covid-19: No Liquor Sale During Weekend Curfew In Karnataka, Says Excise Minister K Gopalaiah

PTI

Covid-19: Karnataka Excise Minister K Gopalaiah said ‘It has been decided that there will not be any sale of liquor during the weekend curfew’.


07 January, 2022

Covid Surge: Centre Tells Delhi, Adjoining Districts To Ramp Up Health Facilities

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At a meeting convened to review the COVID-19 situation in the national capital and adjoining districts on Thursday, Bhalla also favoured ramping up of testing in all districts of Delhi-NCR where the number of tests is low.


06 January, 2022

Haryana orders closure of cinema halls, multiplexes till Jan 12 in six more districts

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The six districts where the restrictions will be applicable are Karnal, Panipat, Kurukshetra, Yamunanagar, Rohtak and Jhajjar. The restrictions were imposed in Gurgaon, Faridabad, Ambala, Panchkula and Sonipat from January 2 to 12.


06 January, 2022

Delhi Expecting 14,000 Fresh Covid-19 Cases On Thursday: Heath Minister Satyendar Jain

PTI

Health Minister Satyendar Jain said that there is no need for imposing another lockdown in Delhi as of now. He informed that the national capital is expecting 14,000 new cases of Covid-19 on Thursday.


06 January, 2022

Covid-19 India Update: 495 New Omicron Cases Recorded, Highest Jump In 24 Hours

PTI

Coronavirus Cases India: The country reported 90,928 fresh coronavirus infections, the highest in over 200 days, that pushed its caseload to 3,51,09,286, the shared by the Union Ministry of Health stated.


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05 January, 2022

Covid-19 Update Delhi: 10,000 New Cases Expected, 10% Positivity Rate

PTI

The Delhi government on Tuesday announced a weekend curfew and work from home for its offices as the city recorded 5,481 fresh Covid-19 cases, the highest number since May 16.


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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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