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Thursday, April 02, 2020

Hina Rohtaki


Councillors get five curfew passes each
Thu, Apr 02, 2020

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.

Chandigarh: Doctors treating corona patients allowed free stay, food at Hotel Park View
Thu, Apr 02, 2020

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.

Look for all those who came in contact with positive cases, Badnore tells Health Dept officials
Wed, Apr 01, 2020

UT Administrator V P Singh Badnore along with Adviser Manoj Parida presided over a meeting with senior officials of the Tricity and reviewed the pandemic situation.

Chandigarh: Name, shame, boycott those who violate curfew, says UT Advisor
Tue, Mar 31, 2020

“What hurts is the stupid people’s attempt to sink the ship by societal mass infection. The violators of lock down are social criminals," said UT Adviser.

Chandigarh: Where are public representatives? Many missing in action
Tue, Mar 31, 2020

Adviser Manoj Parida has been at the forefront of the fight against coronavirus and remains constantly in touch with the city, to allay their fears about the contagion and the curfew.

Coronavirus lockdown: Chandigarh curtails curfew relaxation, now from 11 am to 3 pm
Sun, Mar 29, 2020

Earlier, the relaxation was given from 10 am to 6 pm. This was decided in a review meeting convened by UT Administrator V P Singh Badnore.

Chandigarh: Responding to critic on Twitter, Advisor says he doesn’t decide things
Sun, Mar 29, 2020

A campaign called 'No to Chandigarh admin relaxation' started on social media in response to the decision of the admin to allow opening of essential shops from 10 am to 6 pm.

Chandigarh: Shorter relaxation period would have led to panic, says Badnor
Sun, Mar 29, 2020

After the imposition of curfew, Administration had put in massive efforts to ensure that the backend supply chain and forward linkages of essential items including milk, vegetables, LPG gas etc. is maintained

Chandigarh: Relaxation from 10 am to 6 pm, you can go to market only on foot
Sat, Mar 28, 2020

It was stated that the residents can visit shops to purchase essential commodities in their respective sector markets. It was again reiterated that to avoid congestion in markets, vehicles will not be permitted.

Chandigarh: Elderly run out of stocks — and patience…
Sat, Mar 28, 2020

For elderly, it is the toughest time as neither they are able to get essentials, including any vegetables or grocery at the doorstep nor do they have any helper to cook food.

Corona fight: For a change, CTU buses carry vegetables and fruits for sale
Fri, Mar 27, 2020

In the morning, each CTU bus with driver, conductor, vegetable vendor and policemen arrived in various localities. In Sector 44-B, residents gathered to take vegetables defeating the basic purpose of social distancing.

Home delivered on day 1 of lockdown in Chandigarh: Chaos and confusion
Thu, Mar 26, 2020

Chandigarh lockdown: Residents claimed that the phone numbers for home delivery on the list circulated on social media were either switched off or were constantly busy. In some sectors, milk was being made available through tempos.

What VIPs in Chandigarh want: Curfew passes for barbers, salon women to visit them at their homes
Thu, Mar 26, 2020

Many VIPs have been bombarding the UT officers for curfew exemption for reasons like allowing a pass to vendor making fresh fruit juice, taking dogs out for a stroll, allowing their barber to come to their residence or passes for saloon women to come home and evening walks at the Sukhna Lake.

Packed vegetables and ration at your doorstep soon: Chandigarh admin
Wed, Mar 25, 2020

People were being pacified by administration time to time as messages were being sent out that they were still in the process of chalking out a way in making essential items available. 

Lockdown fizzles out, Chandigarh imposes curfew
Tue, Mar 24, 2020

Adviser Manoj Parida has stated only individuals engaged in essential services, including police and medical, will be allowed curfew passes.

Chandigarh: Many VIPs in home quarantine, object to posters outside houses, say people stigmatise them
Mon, Mar 23, 2020

Haryana Chief Minister’ Principal Secretary Rajesh Khullar has also been home quarantined at his residence in Sector 16. A poster has been pasted there as well.

Chandigarh locked down till March 31
Mon, Mar 23, 2020

An order stated the “Chandigarh Administration notifies a lockdown in the territorial jurisdiction of the entire UT of Chandigarh in public interest with effect from 12 midnight on March 23 upto March 31, 2020”.

Coronavirus: Chandigarh Home Secretary home quarantined
Sun, Mar 22, 2020

Principal Secretary to Haryana CM too home quarantined

Chandigarh adviser: ‘Thronging markets for panic buying defeats purpose of social distancing’
Sat, Mar 21, 2020

Chandigarh adviser Manoj Parida speaks to Chandigarh Newsline on many issues related to COVID-19.

Coronavirus: Chandigarh tightens restrictions, bans gatherings beyond 50 now
Sat, Mar 21, 2020

Coronavirus in Chandigarh: A stamp will be put on the right hand (back of the palm) of the people quarantined along with the relevant period of their isolation.