The test positivity rate, which is the number of positive cases against the total tests done, reflects the infection rate – how fast the virus is spreading.
The chief minister visited the Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College campus and monitored the facilities that are available for treating patients in Aligarh and AMU in particular.
Sadly, however, the mortal remains of the 85-year-old activist couldn’t be donated as government protocol mandates that the bodies of those dying of Covid-19 have to be disposed of without delay.
Accompanied by East Burdwan District Magistrate Priyanka Singla, SP Kamanashish Sen, DSP (HQ) Shouvik Patra, the three-member team went to Milikpara of Burdwan city and Nabagram village in Burdwan district.
During the fourth phase of Assembly elections on April 10, four persons were killed in the firing by Central forces in Sitalkuchi in Cooch Behar district.
Being a comparatively new district, Morbi does not have a medical college or any large public or private hospital.
According to police, Geetha Pathan, PI, who was the former incharge of Mahila Police Station (East), was arrested by Ahmedabad Police Detection of Crime Branch after a three month long investigation was conducted against her.
In many cases, deaths are occurring within hours of hospitalisation. The official figures of the VMC are indicative of the increased mortality.
The DCB seized 141 litres of oxygen from the accused, who is a resident of Ahmedabad.
During the British era, a row of Indian Laburnum trees, also known as golden chain trees, were planted on the road, which is home to the historic Mani Bhavan where Mahatma Gandhi once lived.
But a look at the city's map shows uneven distribution, with some of the most populous areas having just two and the least four such centres.
The plea also challenged decisions to cancel class 10 exams of ICSE and CBSE boards.
The petitioner had informed that while the state has claimed that it has arranged for such special masks, there was no system in place for effective distribution to eligible persons.
The court added that doctors cannot be made “scapegoats” for lack of drugs or oxygen supply.
The AIMTC said the order is poised to cripple supply chain of essential commodities.
In the backdrop of accidents in hospitals in Nashik and Virar last month, Chief Secretary Sitaram Kunte had last month instructed district collectors to conduct fire and oxygen audits of all hospitals.
A team of engineers from the ventilator manufacturer, BEL, reached Faridkot for repairing the faulty gadgets on Thursday. Five faulty ventilators in Faridokot medical college hospital were repaired during the course of the day.
Tope, who was part of a meeting held by Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan with health ministers of six states, said the country needs to come up with a national policy for vaccine import.
The state has submitted at the high court that none of the government hospitals, Primary Health Centres and Community Health Centres in Fatehgarh Sahib had ICU facility, so ventilators cannot be installed in these hospitals, health centres.
As per the new vaccination policy, the Centre will supply vaccines free of cost to states for inoculating their 45+ population, health care and frontline workers (phase-1 and 2 beneficiaries).
In his complaint, Raval has also alleged that the unknown caller(s) have demanded money from him in return for not making the alleged obscene video and circulating it.
Bhalla, a first-time councillor, is a graduate and a teacher who has taught in a private school for nearly ten years, before contesting the municipal polls.
In a September 2018 judgment, a three-judge bench headed by then CJI Dipak Misra had given its nod to live stream court proceedings, saying this will bring more accountability and enhance the rule of law.
The Centre has that proved that the reduction in fuel prices was a “jumla” (false promise), an editorial in party mouthpiece Saamana said.
A press note issued by Pawar’s office said he felt there was no need to appoint an agency when there is already a government department.