The 'Bharucha ventilator', as he terms it, has been sold since the 1990s to nearly 150 individual doctors and hospitals.
The maximum temperature is likely to remain two to four degrees below normal, making it a cool period lasting till April 16.
Local youth in Rander have started a community kitchen to supply food to the poor and needy during the mass quarantine.
The lockdown has come at a time when the Rs 18,000-crore seed industry had started preparing for the upcoming kharif season.
GCMMf has hired private plants in Rajasthan and Maharashtra to process close to 20 lakh litres of excess milk per day and convert it into milk powder.
The samples were sent to Rajindra Medical College and Hospital, Patiala, for testing. The samples include those of the deceased’s two sons and a daughter, sister’s family, neighbours and an acquaintance living in LIG flats, Chandigarh.
The Tablighi Jamaat members who had attended the jamat in Mumbai had reached Chandigarh through Chandigarh Express train from Mumbai on March 17
“The step is being taken to maintain social distance, keeping in mind the health and safety of people to prevent the spread of the coronavirus. Therefore, all the shops will remain open only till 6.30 pm, except for drugstores.
The police said that the deceased beggar was suffering from a mental illness and the other person was an alcoholic. The officials did not clarify the reason for their deaths, however, the police said that no injury marks were found on their bodies.
While the online grocery store BigBasket has resumed the services in the Tricity, it is unable to accept any orders, both due to backlog and lack of uninterrupted supply. Both Panchkula and UT administrators, however, have put up a list of stores and shops on their websites for home delivery
The Government of India issued a number of advisories to state governments that the business of livestock should not be affected due to the lockdown. But according to Darshan, the ground realities are different.
“We advise car owners to keep their car in motion, even if it has been stationary. The car should be run atleast 5 meters front or reverse, once a week, to avoid any mechanic failure in the vehicle,” said Hitesh Taneja, Manager, Volkswagen, Chandigarh.
In the order, Justice Suvir Sehgal said that the trial court’s decision to suspend the sentence will remain operative till the next date of hearing, May 12. The lower court had sentenced Chada to three-year imprisonment and imposed a fine of Rs 84 lakh on him
These passes, which include one pass for the councillor, four for their aides and one for their car, have been issued when norms of social distancing have to be followed strictly.
The protesters attacked the police personnel with sticks, iron rods and bricks. Later, police personnel lathicharged them after entering their houses. Local residents claimed a partially blind son of woman Mindoo was hit on the head and thrashed in full public view.
An order by the Director Principal of GMCH 32, B S Chavan, which was circulated to all heads of departments of the hospital, warned all staff to avoid such an incident in the future.
Several migrants, who started walking from Punjab, Haryana and Himachal Pradesh towards their homes soon after the 21-day lockdown was announced, were picked up and put at several shelters beginning March 29.
Until now, patients were screened and admitted across isolation wards in the three major government hospitals of the city- PGIMER, Government Medical College and Hospital in Sector 32 and Government Multi Specialty Hospital in Sector 16.
Meanwhile, Governor of Punjab-cum-Administrator, UT, Chandigarh, V P Singh Badnore reviewed the anti-corona arrangements with Director, PGIMER, Director Health Services and Director Principal, GMCH regarding availability of medicines and staff.
All three found positive for coronavirus disease are stated to be close contacts of Chandigarh positive cases. The three new postive cases were immediately put in quarantine and tracing of their contacts is on.
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