Bengaluru lockdown

Lockdown bonanza: Bengaluru Traffic Police collect Rs 2 crore in fines

Police collected Rs 2,94,79,450 in traffic fines this year up to October 31, which is a 42% increase over the previous year’s quantum of Rs 2,06,89,035.

published on : 23rd November 2020

Bengaluru cops on their toes as drug cases on the rise this year despite lockdown

Last year, 768 cases were registered. However, this year until July 31, over 600 cases have already been booked.

published on : 31st August 2020

Lockdown not the answer to COVID-19, wear masks and follow social distancing: Karnataka CM

"There won't be a lockdown in Bengaluru or any other part of the state," the CM said in his first address to people of the state after the outbreak of the pandemic.

published on : 21st July 2020

No extension of COVID-19 lockdown in Bengaluru: BBMP Commissioner Manjunatha Prasad

The government has imposed complete lockdown in Bengaluru Urban and Bengaluru Rural districts among a few others since 8 pm of July 14 till 5 am on July 22.

published on : 19th July 2020

Bengaluru's total lockdown leaves passengers at KSR railway station high and dry

Shweta Nagaraj, a business development manager, who had boarded the train midway at Guntakal expressed her frustration at numerous taxi drivers cancelling the ride

published on : 15th July 2020

Breathless, helpless for two days: Mom-daughter’s COVID-19 struggle in Bengaluru goes viral 

Veena Kumari (28) and her mother Sidda Lakshmi from Hebbal in Bengaluru tested positive for Covid-19 after a relative died from the disease on July 8.

published on : 15th July 2020

Transport sector in Bengaluru comes to standstill yet again, auto drivers say future bleak

The state government has also allowed the operation of cabs and autorickshaws but only towards the railway station or the airport, a senior officer told The New Indian Express

published on : 14th July 2020

COVID-19 HIGHLIGHTS | 47,253 cases: Karnataka overtakes Gujarat as fourth worst coronavirus-hit state

Over 3,000 people tested positive for coronavirus in the last 24-hours and the state also recorded 87 deaths related to COVID-19 taking the toll in the state to 928.

published on : 14th July 2020

Exodus 2.0: Bengaluru empties itself again ahead of another lockdown in Karnataka capital

Last week, thousands of people left the City, following which Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa had appealed to the people not to leave Bengaluru.

published on : 14th July 2020

Karnataka plans to operate 800 buses from Bengaluru ahead of lockdown

KSRTC issued a priority notice stating, there are already 249 buses operating from Bengaluru as of 10 am this morning and 6,641 passengers have already travelled.

published on : 13th July 2020

Bengaluru lockdown: Scheduled flights, trains to run as usual

State government expected to come out with comprehensive guidelines today

published on : 13th July 2020

Here's what measures Bengalureans suggest for better preparation for COVID-19 fight

As another lockdown is announced in the city, Bengalureans talk about the measures that should be taken this week to improve the Covid-19 situation  

published on : 13th July 2020

No complete lockdown: Karnataka Home Minister Basavaraj Bommai

Home Minister says health facilities being scaled up to meet rising Covid cases

published on : 6th July 2020

No question of COVID-19 lockdown in Bengaluru, says Karnataka CM BS Yediyurappa

While the state government has already sealed some areas in the city, CM Yediyurappa had asked citizens to cooperate by adhering to the safety norms put in place for the control of coronavirus.

published on : 26th June 2020

Karnataka CM Yeddiyurappa to call for all Bengaluru MLAs meeting to discuss COVID-19 spread 

The CM said that citizens will have to work with the government proactively to ensure home quarantine norms, social distancing norms are followed diligently.

published on : 25th June 2020
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