Covid guidelines

Mizoram issues new COVID-19 guidelines with more relaxations from October 3

The state now has 16,361 active COVID-19 cases.

published on : 2nd October 2021

Religious places in Delhi opened for devotees

DDMA order directed the district magistrates and deputy commissioners of police to ensure strict compliance with Covid-appropriate behaviour in view of the upcoming festivals.

published on : 1st October 2021

Delhi HC grants time to EC on plea to ban candidates 

The EC submitted that the petition is now infructuous as it was for campaigning in the Assembly elections in Assam, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, West Bengal and Puducherry, which got over in April. 

published on : 24th August 2021

Cannot enforce COVID guidelines at gunpoint: Experts on rising infection rate in Kerala

Since Kerala had a large population which was not yet infected by COVID-19, the infection rate was bound to increase, which was also a reason for the increase in TPR.

published on : 22nd August 2021

Centre issues fresh recommendations for pregnant, lactating women battling Covid. Check here

The advisory said that while during an active infection, a mother should continue to breastfeed the baby but is advised to keep the baby at a distance of 6 feet from her when she is not breastfeeding.

published on : 26th July 2021

FIR registered for flouting Covid norms at Navjot Sidhu's installation ceremony as Punjab Congress chief

The case was lodged against unidentified persons who came from different districts of Punjab and assembled at Punjab Congress Bhawan here, they said.

published on : 24th July 2021

Weddings in Cuttack, Bhubaneswar continue unabated in violation of norms

Cuttack Police have failed to carry out enforcement activities to check whether functions are being organised by adhering to Covid guidelines.

published on : 8th July 2021

Five held from Delhi café flouting Covid guidelines, serving liquor to underage people

The officials said a hookah party was underway at the establishment when the raid took place.

published on : 20th June 2021

Jharkhand makes institutional isolation a must for Covid patients

The patients who want to stay home will have to take special permission from District Administration, the new guidelines said.

published on : 14th June 2021

45+ population group will be given priority for Covid vaccines, says Centre

The states, however, will be free to decide their own prioritisation within 18–44-year age group, factoring in the vaccine supply schedule.

published on : 8th June 2021

MHA orders continuation of COVID guidelines till June-end; asks states to focus on local curb strategy

The Home Ministry did not mention anything about the imposition of lockdown anywhere in the country in the fresh guidelines issued in view of the pandemic.

published on : 27th May 2021

COVID positive? Consult doc. Don't panic and rush for O2, ICU

If the symptoms are mild, there is no need to rush to hospitals seeking admission and it is pointless worrying about arranging oxygen and drugs like Remdesivir.

published on : 16th May 2021

HC nod to counting of EMC votes 

The Andhra Pradesh High Court on Friday accorded permission for counting of votes for Eluru Municipal Corporation and announcement of results.

published on : 8th May 2021

'Strict measures' can help avoid third Covid wave, says govt's principal scientific advisor

VijayRaghavan said the third wave depends on how effectively the guidance is implemented at the local level, in the states, in districts, and in the cities across the country.

published on : 7th May 2021

Centre issues fresh guidelines, asks states to clamp lockdown in high caseload areas

The government, however, did not make any mention of a national lockdown in its Covid-19 guidelines for the month of May.

published on : 29th April 2021
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