Mumbai Police check passes and identity cards of people amid lockdown
Mumbai: Police check passes and identity cards of people amid the movement of vehicles during CoronavirusLockdown, movement of only those availing or providing essential services is being allowed. Visuals from Kurla-Chembur highway.
Mexico confirms 145 new coronavirus cases, four new deaths: Reuters
Iran's COVID-19 cases surpass 38,000; Turkey's 10,000
Iran announced 2,901 new COVID-19 cases on Sunday as the total number of confirmed cases soared to 38,309; Meanwhile, the total number of infections in Turkey approached 10,000. Also, the death toll from the disease reached 2,640 in Iran, while 12,391 patients have recovered. Earlier in the day, Iranian Deputy Health Minister Iraj Harirchi said the number of infected people has taken a downward trend in 13 Iranian provinces, Xinhua news agency reported.
Trump extends national social distancing guidelines to April 30
US President Donald Trump said that the national social distancing guidelines aimed at slowing the spread of the coronavirus will be extended to April 30. "We will be extending our guidelines to April 30, to slow the spread," Trump said at a White House Coronavirus Task Force news briefing held on Sunday at the White House Rose Garden. "On Tuesday, we will be finalizing these plans and providing a summary of our findings, supporting data and strategy to the American people."
Tamil Nadu company donates humanoid robots to govt hospital for delivering medicines to patients
Tamil Nadu: A pvt software company in Tiruchirappalli has donated humanoid robots to govt hospital in the city for delivering medicines to patients at COVID19 isolation ward. 4 of these robots are currently ready for use. Hospital's Dean says "They'll be used if dist admn permits"
PM Modi shares yoga videos to showcase his fitness routine during lockdown
During yesterday’s Mann Ki Baat, someone asked me about my fitness routine during this time. Hence, thought of sharing these Yoga videos. I hope you also begin practising Yoga regularly, says PM Modi.
12 new COVID-19 positive cases in Maharashtra
12 new Coronavirus positive cases in Maharashtra- 5-Pune ,3-Mumbai, 2-Nagpur, 1-Kolhapur,1-Nashik; Total number of Coronavirus cases in the state rises to 215: Maharashtra Health Department
UP CM Yogi Adityanath tranferrs Rs 611 cr directly to bank accounts 27.5 lakh workers
Lucknow: CM Yogi Adityanath today transferred Rs 611 Crore directly to the bank account of 27.5 Lakh workers of the state, under MNREGA scheme, in the light of Coronavirus Lockdown. The CM also talked to them through video-conference today, informing them of the scheme.
Death toll due to COVID-19 rises to 29 in India, number of cases climbs to 1,071
Total number of Coronavirus positive cases in India rises to 1071 (including 942 active cases, 99 cured/discharged cases and 29 deaths): Ministry of Health and Family Welfare
Watch: Vegetable wholesale market in Ludhiana witnesses heavy crowd
Vegetable wholesale market in Ludhiana witnesses heavy crowd, amid lockdown to prevent the spread of Coronavirus. The total number of positive cases in Punjab stand at 38.
2 domestic manufacturers are producing 50,000 N95 masks per day: Health Ministry
2 domestic manufacturers are producing 50,000 N95 masks per day. It's expected to go up to 1 lakh per day within next week. Hospitals in India have 11.95 lakh N95 masks in stock. Addl 5 lakhs were distributed during last 2 days & 1.40 lakhs being distributed today:Health Ministry
3.34 lakh PPE coveralls are available with hospitals in the country: Health Ministry
3.34 lakh PPE coveralls are available with hospitals in the country. Another 3 lakh donated coveralls being received from abroad by 4th April. 11 domestic producers of PPE coveralls have qualified so far and orders for 21 lakh have been placed on them: Ministry of Health
60 COVID19 cases have been reported in Rajasthan, with Bhilwara reporting maximum 25 cases: Raghu Sharma, State Health Minister
State Directorate of Health Services asks passengers who travelled by Vistara flight from Mumbai to Goa on March 22 to report to health authorities
In a public appeal, the state Directorate of Health Services on Monday said, that those who travelled on a Vistara flight from Mumbai to #Goa on March 22,which incidentally carried a #COVID19 positive patient, should report to the health authorities without delay.
Congress MP Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury donates 3 ventilators to Murshidabad Medical College Hospital in West Bengal
West Bengal: Congress MP Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury has allocated 3 ventilation machines (ventilators) to Murshidabad Medical College Hospital.
PIL filed in Delhi HC to provide medical benefit of at least Rs 50,000 to journalists
A PIL has been moved in Delhi HC seeking direction to Centre to Provide medical benefit & LIC facility of at least Rs 50,000 each to every journalist, reporter & other media personnel. Court says "No urgency in this, we'll hear the petition when the lockdown period gets relaxed."
Total number of Coronavirus cases in Maharashtra rises to 215
Total number of Coronavirus cases in Pune is 32 and total number of cases in Maharashtra is 215.