An order by the Health and Family Welfare Department stated that the cost of accommodation at the hotel will be borne by the government.
UP CM said those migrants already living in UP or those who had reached here were the state’s responsibility, and food, water and medicines were being arranged for them.
The TITA has developed the technical infrastructure to ensure end-to-end functionality with the possibility of n-number of parallel connections for video interaction between an expert and possible patient.
Gautam Buddh Nagar district administration ordered that any worker or employee infected with coronavirus and in isolation for treatment will get 28 days of paid leave from their employer across Noida and Greater Noida.
The total number of coronavirus cases in the state, meanwhile, jumped to 72 with four more persons testing positive in Meerut, four in Noida, two in Ghaziabad and one in Bareilly.
"Over the last few days, the accidental cases have drastically reduced and the last batch of the patients from the Trauma Centre was shifted to the main AIIMS on Sunday,” Dr Amil Lathwal, medical superintendent of the hospital, said.
No one is feared trapped and the blaze is yet to be contained. Ten fire tenders have been rushed to the spot.
While most of these patients have been housed at the sarais or affordable resting houses, along with their attendants, many other patients have been camping wherever they get space at the institute.
About 90,000 NRIs arrived in Punjab after the outbreak of coronavirus around the globe. The NRIs who had symptoms of COVID-19, were directed to remain in quarantine for 14 days.
The hospitals’ doctors say that the number of persons suffering from anxiety regarding coronavirus has sharply risen in the past few days.
The accused was identified as Sidhaq Singh Sandhu, whose family resides in Sector 10. He landed in India from Canada on March 19. Sources said he had landed at the Amritsar airport.
The move, however, was met with opposition from industry representatives and even the IMA. Both urged the state government to rethink its decision.
“I came to Ludhiana just three months ago, but now with the lockdown I have no option but to go back to Sitapur, hoping to stay there three months.”
"Just to favour one per cent of industry who have few pending orders, they have passed these orders. Arranging boarding, lodging and safety standards for all workers is not practical and where are we going to sell our product?," said Association of Focal Point Industries President.
In view of the lockdown in the district, industrial establishments have been closed and some of the workers from other states who were have started their journeys back home on foot, which is a violation of the lockdown orders, said the DC.
A total of 5,046 people were rounded up and 95 people were arrested for coming out from their houses despite the imposition of curfew in Chandigarh since March 23.
“All industries, shops or other commercial establishments shall pay wages to their workers on the due date without any deduction during the lockdown,” a state government order read.
The spring festival, which is marked by the dhol, a small event in the common area of the chawl, was instead celebrated indoors by the residents.
To help maintain social distance, we might allow those in need to seek shelter in schools until the lockdown is over. The power to take a call in this regard will be with the collector and the municipal corporation.
The ‘Shiv Bhojan’ scheme was rolled out in January to provide food to 18,000 needy persons for just Rs 10. It was later extended to 36,000 people.