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Tuesday, March 31, 2020

Hamza Khan


Bhilwara set to revoke all passes, bar entry to essential services
Tue, Mar 31, 2020

Recently, the district administration had provided food rations enough for a few days to the economically weaker families in slums and other areas of Bhilwara.

Time stands still in Bhilwara
Sun, Mar 29, 2020

Medical staff among infected, 30 lakh including patients under screening, thousands of migrants out of work, 2,000 health teams, 6,400 people in quarantine, 149 high-risk possibilities, and one death. Why the COVID-19 watch in this Rajasthan district is monumental — and heartening

Rajasthan cases touch 50: Another corona patient dies in Bhilwara, officials say not due to virus
Sat, Mar 28, 2020

According to the state Health Department, the 60-year-old had had a heart attack on March 6 and was taken to a private hospital. From there, he was shifted to another private hospital—which has been identified as the centre of the outbreak in the district.

73-year-old dies in Bhilwara, officials say no COVID-19 link
Fri, Mar 27, 2020

In a statement, the Health Department said the 73-year-old suffered from chronic kidney diseases and had diabetes, and was undergoing hemodialysis.

Coronavirus lockdown: Postpone Rajya Sabha polls, says Rajasthan BJP
Tue, Mar 24, 2020

Last week, the Rajasthan High Court had deferred elections for the six newly-formed municipal corporations in the state for six weeks following the coronavirus outbreak.

Rajasthan: As cases rise, Bhilwara seals its borders with other districts
Sun, Mar 22, 2020

The number of COVID-19 cases in the state has risen to 25.

Tourist free of coronavirus dies of heart failure; panic in Bhilwara
Sat, Mar 21, 2020

The news came even as the total number of positive cases in the state shot up to 17, with the addition of six from Bhilwara, including three doctors at a private hospital.

Coronavirus: All non-essential offices shut down in Rajasthan
Fri, Mar 20, 2020

Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot announced a shutdown of all non-essential government and semi-government departments, autonomous institutions, corporations, and mandals in the state till March 31.

Coronavirus: Section 144 imposed in Rajasthan, three new cases confirmed in Jhunjhunu
Thu, Mar 19, 2020

Of the seven cases in the state, three have tested negative after treatment.

Rajasthan: Italian couple who got anti-HIV drugs test COVID-negative
Mon, Mar 16, 2020

Coronavirus treatment: The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) had earlier obtained permission for “restricted use” of the drug combination in the event of a COVID-related “public health emergency” in the country.

Coronavirus update March 11: 60 cases in India, Karnataka launches ‘Namaste over Handshake’ campaign
Thu, Mar 12, 2020

Coronavirus update March 11: According to the Union Health Ministry, the number of positive cases in India are 60. Across the globe, over 4,000 deaths due to the virus have been reported.

First time in India, anti-HIV drugs used on Italian couple with coronavirus in Jaipur
Tue, Mar 10, 2020

Health officials said due procedure was followed, including obtaining the consent of patients, but it is too early to say if the drugs are working.

Fighting the virus: Many hands behind India’s battle against coronavirus
Sun, Mar 08, 2020

A surveillance programme set in place in 2004, tested through outbreaks like Nipah, and involving a network spread down to villages, is now at the vanguard against fast-spreading COVID-19.

Team of 16 Italian tourists tests positive, Rajasthan traces 200 who interacted
Thu, Mar 05, 2020

While international passengers are being screened at the airport in Jaipur, this group took a bus from Delhi, and was therefore not screened.

Coronavirus outbreak: 69-year-old Italian tourist first confirmed case in Rajasthan
Wed, Mar 04, 2020

The 69-year-old man was kept in isolation after exhibiting symptoms of the disease.

Three tigers go missing from Ranthambore each year: NGO Tiger Watch
Tue, Mar 03, 2020

The report comes in the backdrop of a slugfest between the Congress government and the opposition BJP over a leaked government report which states that 26 tigers went missing from the reserve between 2010 and 2017.

Rajasthan: 24 killed, 5 injured as bus with wedding party plunges into river in Bundi
Thu, Feb 27, 2020

Lakheri Police Station SHO Suresh Kumar said that 11 men, 10 women and two children, including a boy and a girl, died in the accident

Ashok Gehlot seeks cap on court fee for civil defamation
Wed, Feb 26, 2020

The Chief Minister had said that due to the court fee, imposed ad valorem and thus high, many people cannot file a claim, and hence the proposal to fix a cap on the court fees.

Rajasthan: Amid Nagaur outrage, similar case in Barmer
Sat, Feb 22, 2020

In his complaint, Murad has said that on February 19, he came across videos of the assault of his brother Mohammad Khan. In the videos, Mohammad is seen being kicked, punched and hit with an iron chain, says the complaint.

Rajasthan: ‘They wanted to spread fear among Dalits by making us an example’
Sat, Feb 22, 2020

On February 16, the men, all of whom work at a motorbike service centre, allegedly stripped a 23-year Dalit youth after accusing him of trying to steal money, inserted a screwdriver in his anus and recorded the act on at least two phones.