COVID mask

Rourkela Municipal Corporation brings back mask mandate as COVID cases surge

Due to lack of enforcement of COVID regulations at Rourkela and in the district in general, the district has been reporting  103 to 145 cases for the past four days.

published on : 21st July 2022

Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation to enforce 'no mask no goods' norm as fresh COVID cases rise

Municipal Commissioner Vijay Amruta Kulange said that the civic body has decided to enforce 'no mask no entry' and 'no mask no goods' norm across the city.

published on : 16th July 2022

'COVID-19 hasn't gone away': Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray asks people to wear masks

A statement issued by the Chief Minister's Office said that Thackeray made the appeal to the people during the weekly meeting of the state cabinet here.

published on : 26th May 2022

'COVID cases rising in Delhi': Maharashtra Dy CM Ajit Pawar bats for voluntary use of masks

During the day, Delhi logged 1,042 COVID-19 cases at a positivity rate of 4.64 per cent, while two people died of the infection, taking the tally there to 18,72,699 and toll to 26,164.

published on : 22nd April 2022

Parents divided over hybrid learning as COVID-19 cases rise in Delhi

Schools in Delhi will continue in offline mode, but they will have to ensure that COVID protocols are strictly followed failing which a penalty may be imposed for creating a deterrent effect.

published on : 20th April 2022

COVID-19 cases surge in Delhi, masks made mandatory; Rs 500 penalty for violation

The Delhi Disaster Management Authority, in its meeting, also decided not to shut schools but chose to come up with a separate Standard Operating Procedure in consultation with experts.

published on : 20th April 2022

US federal court strikes down COVID mask mandate for public transportation including flights

The decision on Monday by US District Judge Kathryn Kimball Mizelle in Tampa also said that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention improperly failed to justify its decision.

published on : 19th April 2022

Too early to do away with COVID face masks, but onus on public: Experts

The Maharashtra and Delhi governments recently decided to ease the restriction on the compulsory wearing of face masks in public.

published on : 1st April 2022

After two years, Centre asks states to end all Covid curbs from March 31, but masks to stay

The decision to end all the Covid-related curbs came two years after the Disaster Management (DM) Act, 2005, was invoked following the pandemic outbreak

published on : 23rd March 2022