India records 16,488 new COVID-19 cases, 113 deaths
A total of 16,488 novel coronavirus cases were reported in a day, while the death toll rose to 1,56,938 with 113 new fatalities, showed the data updated at 8 am on Saturday.
Covid surge spreads to 28 of Maharashtra's 36 districts
Covid-19 cases have spread to more districts in the state over the past week. Active ...
MHA says existing COVID-19 guidelines to continue till March 31
In a statement, the MHA said while there has been a substantial decline in th...
How to register for Covid-19 vaccination in India on Co-Win app
The beneficiaries will be able to register on the Co-WIN app from Monday itself, along with walk-in provision to register at the session sites, according to official sources.
COVID-19: India records 16,577 new infections, 120 deaths
India recorded its single-day increase in coronavirus cases above 16,000 for the second consecutive day as the infection tally rose to 1,10,63,491, while the recoveries have surged to 1,07,50,680.
COVID-19 spike: Mumbai's Oval Maidan to be closed from February 26
No sports or other activities will be allowed at the recreational ground in south Mumbai till further orders, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) officials said.
Home quarantine norms breach among reasons for COVID-19 surge: Officials
"We are helpless as people are not following the basic guidelines for home quarantine after discharge from hospitals post recovery or after return from a place that mandates such isolation for a limited period," Dr Subhash Salunke, technical adviser to the state government on COVID-19 outbreak, said.
COVID-19 situation in Assam under control: Himanta Biswa Sarma
“After detection of two positive cases in the teacher of a private school in Guwahati it is speculated that cases have increased. However, we have earlier found cases in government-run schools and after proper treatment those schools functioned normally. Just because that private school is high profile so much attention is generated,” he added.
COVID-19: Hotels, eateries to stay shut in Nagpur on weekends
In a revised order, the Nagpur Municipal Corporation (NMC) has informed that restaurants, hotels and eateries along with shops will remain closed on weekends till further orders, the official said.
Maharashtra: 11 of Chhagan Bhujbal's staffers test positive for Covid-19
Eleven staffers of district guardian minister Chhagan Bhujbal, inclu...
COVID-19: India records 13,742 new cases, 104 fatalities
India's total tally of COVID-19 cases rose to 1,10,30,176. The number of people who have recuperated from the disease surged to 1,07,26,702 which translates to a national COVID-19 recovery rate of 97.25 per cent.
Punjab orders fresh curbs on indoor, outdoor gatherings as COVID-19 cases rise
Chairing a virtual review meeting of the COVID-19 situation in Punjab, Chief Minister Amarinder Singh issued orders to limit indoor gatherings to 100 people and outdoor events to 200 attendees from March 1, an official statement said.
Maharashtra: New curbs announced in Pune amid rise in COVID-19 cases
Schools, colleges and private coaching classes will remain closed till February 28, while hotels and restaurants will have to shut their establishments by 11 pm every day, Pune divisional commissioner Saurabh Rao told reporters.
India witnesses rise in COVID-19 active cases
Maharashtra continues to report the highest daily new cases at 6,281. It is followed by Kerala with 4,650 while Karnataka reported 490 new cases.
COVID-19: Government issues fresh SOPs for offices
Work can resume after disinfection has been completed as per laid down protocols, the standard operating procedures (SOPs), which were issued on Saturday, stated.