Authorities are taking precautionary measures to contain the spread of the virus. Passengers are being screened before boarding the public buses in various cities of the state.

Punjab has allowed barber shops and salons to reopen. However, they are expected to ensure social distancing and prevent over-crowding.

Gurdas Badal was the younger brother of former Punjab Chief Minister and Shiromani Akali Dal patriarch, Parkash Singh Badal.

A MiG-29 fighter aircraft of the Indian Air Force (IAF) reported crashed today near the Hoshiarpur district of Punjab

Govts in these states are concerned over the exit of migrant workers from UP to their home state. As the migrants constitute major share of workforce in big cities, their departure would mean further decline in the economic activity.

The nationwide lockdown was imposed on March 25 to prevent the spread of coronavirus, which was to end on April 14. It is now slated to end on May 3.

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A total of 19,984 confirmed cases have been reported in India including 640 deaths. 3,870 people, who were COVID-19 positive, have recovered or migrated, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said on Wednesday.

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The Central government said that hotspot districts can be turned to Orange Zone when no cases are reported in 14 days and this zone could be turned to Green Zone when further no positive cases are reported in the next 14 days.