Covid-19

Woman in Ghaziabad tests positive for Covid-19 after giving birth

April 19, 2020
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In Ghaziabad district of Uttar Pradesh, a 25-year-old woman who gave birth to a boy at a private hospital in Nandgram on Thursday tested positive for Covid-19 a day later. The baby has also been tested for the novel coronavirus infection and the report is awaited. Both of them have been shifted to an isolation ward. | Read more|

Goa minister confirms state is officially 'Covid-19' free

April 19, 2020
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India recorded 507 deaths due to coronavirus, according to the data published on the health ministry website. The total number of Covid-19 infected people rose to 15,712 in the country, with 12,974 out of them being active cases, and 2,230 being cured or discharged. | Read more|

ICMR reports a huge spike in infections

April 19, 2020
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In a major spike in COVID-19 cases, the Indian Council of Medical Research reported that a total of 16,365 individuals have now been confirmed positive in the country. On Saturday till 9 p.m., 2,154 persons (the highest in a single day) were found positive for SARS-CoV-2. | Read more|

Covid-19 outbreak: RBI monitoring situation

April 17, 2020
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India’s coronavirus cases have risen to 13,387 including 437 deaths, according to the health ministry figures released on Friday morning. In another development, the consignment of Rapid Testing Kits, finally arrived from China, to be used to test coronavirus disease in areas with no or few cases. | Read more|

Hydroxychloroquine drug from India reaches US

April 12, 2020
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As per news report of The Tribune, a consignment of hydroxychloroquine from India has arrived in the US, days after New Delhi lifted a ban on the export of the anti-malarial drug, seen as a possible cure for COVID-19, to America and some other countries on humanitarian grounds. | Read more|

PM Modi Says "Here 24x7 For You"

April 11, 2020
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In a video conference with chief ministers on COVID-19, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said, "Any chief minister can speak to me and give suggestions (on COVID-19) anytime". | Read more|

Virus deaths top 100,000

April 10, 2020
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The global coronavirus death toll topped 100,000 Friday as Easter celebrations around the world kicked off in near-empty churches with billions of people stuck indoors to halt the pandemic's deadly march. | Read more|

In US, Coronavirus death toll crosses 16,000

April 10, 2020
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As per PTI report, the coronavirus pandemic has claimed over 16,000 lives and infected over 460,000 people in the US, devastating the country's economy and rendering a record 16 million workers jobless in just three weeks. | Read more|

Mapping the worldwide spread of the Coronavirus

April 10, 2020
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As per Washingtonpost report, more than 80,000 people have died worldwide in the covid-19 pandemic as of April 7, and the number of reported cases is over 1 million, according to data from Johns Hopkins University. | Read more|