As returning migrants and easing lockdown push the coronavirus far and wide, an analysis of statewise data shows that when it comes to Covid patients requiring critical care, their share, even in high-burden states like Maharashtra, Delhi, Gujarat and Tamil Nadu, remains low. So is the demand for ventilators. Similar is the case in states like Bihar, Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh and Odisha where the migrant influx is pushing up Covid numbers. Of the total 83,004 active cases on May 27, less than 3500 needed any kind of intervention — oxygen therapy, ICU or ventilators.A total of 1,868 patients needed ICU (2.25 per cent), of whom just three were on ventilators while 1585 people (1.91 per cent) were on oxygen. This trend has remained largely unchanged since the first cases came in.
Highly placed sources told The Indian Express that a detailed analysis of satellite images has shown extensive deployment of towed artillery and mechanised elements on the Chinese side, bringing Indian deployments within striking distance. Satellite images also show the presence of at least 16 tanks with a mix of infantry combat vehicles, though camouflaged.
Over the last few days, swarms of desert locust have reached urban areas of Rajasthan, and parts of MP and Maharashtra. A look at how they arrived, the seriousness of the problem, and ways to solve it
In an interview with Indianexpress.com. Rajneel Kumar, Business Head Expansion Projects & Head of Products, ZEE5 India, talks about HyperShorts, the decision to add games to the platform, News 2.0, and more.
Tanha accused of allegedly instigating crowds by giving speeches in areas where anti-CAA protests were on. He was produced before the judge on May 27.
Assistant Inspector Laxmikant Salunke of the crime branch’s property cell said the complainant received an email from a Mumbai-based firm demanding a payment of Rs 15.8 lakh that was owed to them.
Sources in the Kolkata Traffic Police said the squall, which started on Wednesday evening, left parts of Central Avenue, MG Road, Bidhan Sarani and Ultadanga heavily waterlogged for at least a few hours, inconveniencing workers undertaking relief work in the wake of the May 20 cyclone.
As reported by The Indian Express earlier, over the past fortnight, the PMPML had asked these workers to sit at home as the undertaking had no work for them amid the nationwide lockdown.
State sees biggest single-day spike with 123 cases, 92 of these in Gurgaon, Faridabad and Sonipat.
According to police, the incident occurred at 5.30 pm on Tuesday at Ramdev Estate building in Vatva GIDC (Gujarat Industrial Development Corporation) phase 4 when the victim was sleeping on the floor of the gallery section on the first floor.
According to police, the man had returned home from Pune a few days ago on a Shramik Special train.
Reacting to accusations by the opposition party that the state government has failed to control the spread of COVID-19, Health Minister C Vijayabaskar said that it is not the time to play politics as the government and health experts are putting a lot of effort and risking their lives to curb the spread of the pandemic in the state.
Amid criticism about the absence of vigour in testing for the spread of infection among the public, which prompted the High Court to censure the state government, the medical bulletin from the director of Public Health and Family Welfare often appears like a 'puzzle' aimed at minimum sharing of information.
According to statistics shared by the Department of Health and Family Welfare Services, 95 out of the 115 fresh cases reported in Karnataka on Thursday are from inter-state passengers alone, the most continuing to be from Maharashtra.
Sumanth and Sonali, who go by the name 'Bad Salsa', are already a fan favourite after their high-speed and unique routine in the premiere of the show.
HRD Minister address colleges LIVE updates: This interaction will be about the disruption caused in the education system due to the coronavirus. Pokhriyal will be addressing the principals of colleges and higher education institutes.