Coronavirus

Hours after Kejriwal said that 441 people who attended the event had symptoms of Coronavirus, Tamil Nadu govt confirmed that 50 new Coronavirus positive cases have emerged in the state.

Ministry of Railway said, isolation coaches being prepared for COVID-19 patients will be equipped with all necessary facilities. Five Zonal Railways have already prepared prototypes for the quarantine or isolation coaches.

Kejriwal termed Markaz gathering a irresponsible move which may put lives of thousands at stake. He said, over 1500 people have been evacuated from Markaz and out of these 24 are found corona positive.

Heeraben Modi made the contribution of Rs 25,000 from her personal savings to PM CARES fund to help in the fight against COVID-19.

Case registered against Maulana Saad & others of Tableeghi Jamaat under Epidemic Disease Act 1897 & other sections of IPC for violation of government directions given to the management of Markaz of Basti Nizamuddin

In a new study, researchers found that half of the patients they treated for mild COVID-19 infection still had coronavirus for up to eight days after symptoms disappeared.

Jio is going the extra mile for its JioPhone users and is providing 100 minutes of calls and 100 SMS free, anywhere in the country till 17th April 2020. All JioPhone users will continue to receive incoming calls post validity

Several COVID-19 positive cases have been found among those who attended the gathering held earlier this month.

A release issued by the Ministry of Human Resource Development said, "the detailed schedule mentioning revised dates of downloading of admit cards and of examinations will be displayed separately on respective examination website(s) and www.nta.ac.in, after assessment of the situation after April 15 only."

The official informed that as of now less than 20 patients of COVID-19 are on ventilator support across the country.