The chamber has acknowledged the need to break the COVID chain but has suggested the strategy to focus more on ramping up COVID testing, awareness drive.
The virus that surfaced in late 2019 in central China and the ensuing pandemic has infected more than 100 million people, leaving billions more under crippling lockdowns.
The seven-component BofA India activity indicator slowed to 1 per cent in February from 1.3 per cent in January as 4 of the 7 constituents of the India activity index slowed.
The company said that the auto major continues to remain vigilant about the safety and wellbeing of its employees.
With 8.5 hospital beds per 10,000 population and 8 physicians per 10,000, the country's healthcare sector is not equipped for such a crisis.
On Thursday, 37 new Covid cases were detected in Nabarangpur, taking the tally to 591.
COVID-19 effect: Mumbai airport to again consolidate flight operations to one terminal from April 21
The private airport operator had only on March 10 reopened its domestic passenger terminal T-1 for regular flight operations after keeping it closed for nearly a year.
He said that India and South Africa along with 57 other WTO members have co-sponsored a proposal for temporary and limited-scope waiver from certain provisions of the TRIPS.
The decision on Class 12 PSEB exams, which have already been postponed, will be taken later, based on the emerging situation.
The company will start an exclusive COVID-19 vaccination drive for its employees and dependent family members from April 15 in the national capital.
Allow deliveries of all products, can't define 'static essentials': Amazon to Maharashtra government
The e-commerce major is enabling deliveries of only essential products in Maharashtra in line with the new guidelines set by the state government.
The study found said that as a risk factor for serious COVID disease, physical inactivity was surpassed only by advanced age and a history of organ transplant.
Goldman Sachs' house economists led by Sunil Koul said these record number of pandemic cases and a host of key states announcing stricter lockdowns of late have fuelled serious growth concerns.
Speaking to reporters, Raut said Maharashtra had followed every instruction issued by the Centre, and the latter must act sensitively and cautiously and stop blaming states.
Out of 75,985 active cases, 75,515 patients are stable and in isolation at designated hospitals, while 470 are in Intensive Care Units.