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Covid In The Countryside


Maharashtra village records first Covid-19 case since outbreak of pandemic

May 31, 2021 3:25 pm

Five members of a family of Kharatwadi village in Walva taluka of Sangli district tested positive in the last few days.

Covid patient’s body dumped in river in UP, nephew among 2 held

May 31, 2021 6:50 am

Police said Prem Nath Mishra, 65, succumbed to Covid-related complications on Friday, three days after he was admitted to Balrampur District Hospital.

As Covid raged across Maharashtra, how a community pitched in to set up a care centre in Jalagaon

May 28, 2021 9:42 am

The 120-bed unit that started functioning last September is manned by two doctors, nine nurses, eight ward boys, four female attendants and 11 conservatory staff.

For two families, death trail leads to UP panchayat polls

May 20, 2021 2:03 pm

On May 11, the Allahabad High Court asked the UP government to consider giving Rs 1 crore to families of those who died of Covid after poll duty.

PMO watching, Covid command centre tracks easing in Varanasi

May 18, 2021 7:20 am

What really makes the Prime Minister's constituency stand apart from other districts in Uttar Pradesh is the one-of-its-kind Covid Integrated Command and Control Centre, just 3 km from the ghats.

Centre issues guidelines on Covid-19 management in rural, peri-urban areas

May 16, 2021 10:23 pm

Provision of Rapid Antigen Test (RAT) kits should be made at all public health facilities including sub-centres or health and wellness centres and Primary Health Centres, the Union Health Ministry said.

Behind bodies found on river banks, a Covid shadow

May 15, 2021 2:12 pm

Interviews with next of kin, officials, eyewitnesses and local residents in Unnao and Ghazipur reveal that behind the bodies lie long-held traditions, deep economic distress and the sudden rush to lay the dead to rest.

Rae Bareli: 17 deaths in a month in a single village tell the story of a state

May 13, 2021 9:46 am

Rae Bareli is among the predominantly rural districts in India's most populous state that have been buffeted by the second Covid wave.

Covid rumblings within: BJP leaders in UP complain as govt puts up a brave face

May 11, 2021 7:45 am

Over the last few weeks, many of them have written to the Chief Minister with these complaints, prompting Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, who has himself only recently recovered from Covid-19, to start visiting hotspot districts in the state and review arrangements.

District Kasganj, UP: ‘Politicians should be among us, but never descend from photographs’

May 10, 2021 7:08 am

Ten days ago, on April 29, Kasganj had 271 new cases, an active caseload of 706 and 16 deaths. On May 8, it had 149 new cases, an active caseload of 723 and recorded 33 deaths.