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COVID 19 : 562 confirmed cases across country

Agencies,New Delhi

The total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases rose to 562 in India on Wednesday morning, the Health Ministry said.

As per the government data, the number of active cases in the country were now 512.

According to the health ministry, 40 peo

Corona: Govt announces financial relief for common man, businessmen

Agencies, New Delhi

In view of the situation arising out of Coronavirus spread, the government on Tuesday announced a variety of exemptions to the general public and businessmen related to income tax returns and last date of compliances among others.

Finance Minister Nirmala S

COVID-19 : Shaheen bagh protest site cleared after 101 days

Agencies, New Delhi, Mar 24 (UNI) The Shaheen Bagh protest site, where people were agitating against Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA), was cleared by the Delhi Police on Tuesday morning after 101 days in view of the lockdown in the national capital due to the COVID-19.

People at the pr

Harsh Vardhan emphasizes on sturdy community surveillance & tracing contact

Agencies, New Delhi, Mar 24(UNI) With an aim to contain the spread of deadly Coronavirus, Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare Dr Harsh Vardhan on Tuesday emphasized on sturdy community surveillance and tracing contact.

Reviewing the status of containment and management of C

Omar Abdullah released from detention after about eight months

Agencies, Srinagar

Jammu and Kashmir former chief minister and National Conference (NC) vice-president Omar Abdullah was released on Tuesday here after spending about eight months in detention since August 5.

The detention of Omar was revoked after Public Safety Act (PSA) slap

Rahul accuses Centre of not taking COVID-19 seriously

Agencies, New Delhi

Former Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday targeted Narendra Modi-led Union government, saying the country should have taken the Coronavirus threat more seriously.

Mr Gandhi, while tagging a tweet by a doctor who complained the lack of Personnel Prot

PM Modi to address nation tonight on vital aspects of COVID-19

Agencies, New Delhi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the nation at 2000 hours on Tuesday on vital aspects related to the coronavirus outbreak.
'Will address the nation at 8 PM today, 24th March 2020, on vital aspects relating to the menace of COVID-19", the Prim

No gathering of more than 5 people to be allowed in Delhi in view of Coronavirus outbreak: Kejriwal

New Delhi, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday announced that no gathering of more than five people will be allowed in Delhi in view of Coronavirus outbreak. In his first digital press briefing on COVID-19, Mr Kejriwal said in view of Coronavirus outbreak, people in the national capital sh

V-P asks every citizen to guide and motivate others in facing Coronavirus challenge

New Delhi, Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu on Saturday joined Prime Minister Narendra Modi in appealing to the people to confine themselves to homes on Sunday so as to effectively contain the spread of Coronavirus.He urged political parties, civil society organisations and all other concerned to

Cabinet OKs inclusion of AYUSH Health & Wellness Centres under Ayushman Bharat in National AYUSH Mission

New Delhi, The Union Cabinet on Saturday cleared the inclusion of AYUSH Health and Wellness Centre (AYUSH HWC) component of Ayushman Bharat in the National AYUSH Mission (NAM) at a cost of Rs 3399.35 crore . Of this amount, Rs 2,209.58 crore will be Central share and Rs 1,189.77 crore the state s