Meanwhile, 9,000 doctors, medical officers, AYUSH doctors, physiotherapists and others are being identified across the state to be trained in ventilatory care, said health principal secretary Jayanti Ravi.
DGP Shivanand Jha said seven more have been detected in the state who attended the gathering in Delhi, with all seven at Navsari district, taking the total to 110 in the state who have been identified so far to have been part of the gathering.
Three patients, including an 81-year-old woman and a pregnant woman, have been recovered and were discharged on Saturday.
The lion, believed to 13 to 15 years of age, was found dead at Savajiyu Neru forest area in Tulsishyam round of Jasadhar range by a team of forest staff out on routine patrolling duty on Saturday morning.
Commissioner of Police Anupam Singh Gahlaut said that the police is awaiting clearance from the VMC to allow the shops to open.
While the children are spending time in playing games and online study, the elders are more concerned about ensuring the lockdown and social distancing in the Pol.
Teltumbde was booked under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act for alleged Maoist links, following the violence at Koregaon Bhima village.
Secretary to the Chief Minister Ashwini Kumar said that while the state government is providing necessary protective equipment to doctors serving government hospitals, the latest decision of giving N95 masks to private doctors will strengthen the fight against the virus.
According to police and health officials, the victim, Vinod Chaurasia, a resident of Satyam society in Palanpur city, was placed under home quarantine on March 20, after he had returned from Morbi district. He was tested negative for COVID-19.
The Gujarat government on Friday told the Gujarat HC that the officers and personnel of Special Operation Groups have been directed to keep a watch on religious places of importance in their jurisdictions and report violations, if any, and take necessary actions.
According to police, out of 103 people, 57 are from Ahmedabad, 20 from Bhavnagar, 12 from Mehsana, 8 from Surat, 4 from Botad and two from Navsari.
The 78-year-old man, a native of Godhra, was admitted at a private hospital in Vadodara, where he had tested positive for the virus and died on late Thursday.
While a 67-year-old man, who had tested positive on April 1, died at Sola Civil Hospital in Ahmedabad, the other deceased was a 78-year-old man from Godhra (Panchmahals) who was under treatment at a private hospital in Vadodara. He had tested positive on Tuesday.
As per the notification, the government has offered contract-based appointment to retired officers and personnel from and below the rank of police sub-inspector for the next two months.
The survey underway from April 2 — with the help of other government departments such as sales tax — was undertaken by teaching and non-teaching staff on Friday.
The four workers from Ahmedabad are originally from Mewat in Haryana, where the Tablighi Jamaat was founded, and the eight from Surat are originally from Andhra Pradesh.
The state has been testing an average of 100 samples a day since March 24. The number of COVID-19 cases in the state reached 88 on Thursday, while the death toll rose to seven with one person dying in Vadodara.
Gujarat Director General of Police (DGP) Shivanand Jha said that the lockdown has not been completely imposed in the state, despite the police using over 80% of its workforce and machinery.
The mother and son embraced and both broke down as they saw each other after two weeks. “I had told you, we had gone to the home of Allah and therefore nothing untoward can happen,” the mother told her 32-year-old son.
Instead, in the case of no examinations, it is contemplating a formula to evaluate students of state universities and its affiliated colleges where it would take into consideration a student's performance in previous semesters, for instance, graded on an average of previous assessments.