Penalty returns as 18 more people at IIT-M test positive for Covid taking size of cluster to 30
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.
Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has ordered “close monitoring” of the situation.
The assurance comes as India reports a low number of cases, on Thursday 1,033 new coronavirus infections were recorded, and also one case of a new Covid strain in Mumbai.
The government has, however, advised the public to wear face masks, follow hand hygiene, use sanitisers frequently frequent and maintain social distancing.
Kids below 12 years can be considered for COVID vaccination, says NIV director as schools reopen across India
Dr Priya Abraham said children mostly have mild Covid infection but those who are at high risk and have comorbidities can experience complications.
The Centre had earlier advised the states and Union territories to consider discontinuing the Covid containment measures in view of a sharp decline in the number of fresh cases.
The row started when 20-year-old student worker Alex W asked the accused to put on a mask inside the shop, as required in all German stores at the time. After a brief argument, the accused left.
Prototype of the copper-based Nanoparticle-coated Antiviral Face Masks having different designs such as single layer and triple layers have been demonstrated.
The announcement comes as the UK recorded another 162,572 new COVID-19 cases in the country on Saturday.
Districts asked to keep beds, ICUs, ventilators ready in the dedicated Covid hospitals
With the threat of Omicron variant looming large and the Health Department sounding an alert, the Telangana police will be stricter when it comes to people moving about without face masks.
The GOP-dominated legislature set education policies in response to disruptions caused by the virus, which has forced dozens of districts to close classrooms.
The CISF ordered over 15,000 masks for its personnel deployed at IGI Airport, Delhi Metro and other government installations.