Goa Lockdown

Goa: COVID experts' committee favours resumption of indoor activities sans restrictions

If accepted, the recommendation will provide a big relief to indoor activities like casinos and theatres.

published on : 1st March 2022

Closed since 2020, Goa schools resume offline classes as state's COVID situation improves

The educational institutions have been asked to strictly follow the standard operating procedures and COVID-19 appropriate behaviour.

published on : 21st February 2022

Uniforms not must when Goa schools reopen on February 21; exams only offline

In a circular, Director of Education Bhushan Savaikar, said timing concession, if required, may be given to students in initial days.

published on : 19th February 2022

Link COVID-19 curbs to hospital bed occupancy, not positivity rate: Goa Expert Committee

A committee member said lockdown should be imposed if the hospital bed occupancy crosses 50 per cent.

published on : 9th January 2022

Goa's COVID positivity rate crosses 26%, government mulling night curfew

On Sunday, Goa had recorded a COVID-19 positivity rate at 10.7 per cent and 388 cases. With the new infections, the overall caseload in Goa mounted to 1,82,201 on Monday.

published on : 4th January 2022

Post festive season, Goa's COVID positivity rate touches 10.7 per cent on Sunday

Officials said 388 cases were detected on Sunday from 3,604 tests, a positivity rate (cases per 100 test) of 10.7 per cent.

published on : 3rd January 2022

Goa: As COVID-19 cases rise, casinos, cinema halls to operate with 50 per cent capacity

Goa has seen a sudden spike in COVID-19 cases over the last couple of days with 170 infections being reported on Wednesday.

published on : 30th December 2021

Goa government extends COVID-19 curfew again till September 6

The 24-hour curfew was first imposed on May 9 this year and since then it has been extended regularly.

published on : 30th August 2021

Goa: Physical classes to resume for higher education institutes after a year

All non-vaccinated staff members, excluding those who cannot be vaccinated because they were/ are COVID-19 positive, shall produce an RT-PCR test report every week, the circular said.

published on : 17th August 2021