Goa Coronavirus

Goa government appeals people to wear masks in public but no compulsion: CM Pramod Sawant

Pramod Sawant said the Goa government will appeal to people to wear masks in public places considering the possibility of another wave of the coronavirus pandemic.

published on : 27th April 2022

Schools reopen in Goa; Shiv Sena opposes consent forms for parents

The Shiv Sena opposed the management of schools in Goa seeking written consent from parents for sending their children for classroom teaching.

published on : 21st February 2022

No night curfew in Goa, but gatherings with over 100 people in open spaces banned: CM Pramod Sawant

Goa reported 1,432 COVID-19 cases, with the positivity rate reaching 21.72 per cent, up from 20.46 per cent a day earlier.

published on : 8th January 2022

Amid Omicron threat, Goa CM Pramod Sawant asks tourism industry to follow all protocols

The tourism industry should ensure adherence to COVID-19 norms, like social distancing and sanitisation, to prevent the spread of the virus.

published on : 24th December 2021

Goa: Four crew members of merchant navy ship arrived from South Africa test negative for Omicron

Goa state epidemiologist Dr Utkarsh Betodkar said that one of the five samples had to be retested again due to some technical snag in the machine.

published on : 11th December 2021

Goa: All passengers who arrived on flight from UK test negative for COVID-19

The Goa government said that all the 245 passengers who arrived in the state from the UK during the day tested negative for coronavirus infection.

published on : 8th December 2021

Goa records 41 new COVID-19 cases, no casualties 

As many as 2,589 swab samples were tested during the day, taking the total number of tests conducted in the state to 14,78,023, the official said.

published on : 4th November 2021

Goa reports 79 coronavirus cases, no deaths

The state's recovery count rose by 103 to reach 1,72,463, leaving it with 814 active cases.

published on : 2nd October 2021