Jharkhand coronavirus

26 arrested for attacking police, violating COVID protocol in Jharkhand during Dussehra program

The incident had taken place at Barkipona village under Rajrappa police station of the district on October 16.

published on : 18th October 2021

Jharkhand lockdown relaxations: Sunday restrictions lifted, students of class VI and above can go to schools

The students, however, will be allowed to attend classes only with the consent of their parents, he added.

published on : 15th September 2021

No Rath Yatra in Jharkhand this year due to COVID-19: CM Hemant Soren 

Jharkhand's coronavirus tally stands at 3,46,279, of which 423 are active cases, while 3,40,737 people have recovered from the disease and 5,119 patients have succumbed to the infection to date.

published on : 12th July 2021

Covid vaccination likely to be halted for two days in Jharkhand

According to senior officials in health department, the vaccination drive is expected to resume on Friday after the allotment for the month of July will reach Ranchi.

published on : 30th June 2021

Jharkhand on high alert over possible third wave of COVID-19

The state government issued a detailed document to deal with the possibility of the third wave, which may lead to an increased number of infections among children.

published on : 18th June 2021

Jharkhand logs 151 fresh COVID-19 cases, one death 

The COVID-19 death was reported from East Singhbhum district.

published on : 15th June 2021

COVID-19: Jharkhand under complete lockdown from June 12 to June 14

Jharkhand Health Minister Banna Gupta informed that the government has extended the hours of operation for shops in the state, except Jamshedpur.

published on : 9th June 2021

COVID-19: In a first, drones being used for sanitization by BCCL in Dhanbad

These drones can spray 10 litres of sanitiser by flying fifteen minutes in the air, he added.

published on : 5th June 2021

Jharkhand govt extends partial lockdown for another one week with relaxations

Restrictions will continue on malls and multi-brand shops in all 24 districts, where the shops have been allowed to remain open from 6 am to 2 pm.

published on : 1st June 2021

Jharkhand extends lockdown-like restrictions with stricter provisions till June 3

The Jharkhand government extended the lockdown-like restrictions with stricter provisions till June 3 to contain COVID-19 surge in the state.

published on : 25th May 2021

Jharkhand not fudging data, so COVID numbers high: CM Hemant Soren

Jharkhand CM Hemant Soren said that COVID numbers of the state were high as it was reporting the actual data and not fudging any figures.

published on : 23rd May 2021

COVID-19 fatalities in Jharkhand plunge to lowest in May at 41 

The recovery rate among coronavirus patients in the state is now 91.68 per cent, better than the national average of 87.80 per cent.

published on : 23rd May 2021

Jharkhand govt launches survey in rural areas to contain spread of COVID-19 

COVID task forces have been formed in all the 260 blocks for intensifying coronavirus tests and distribution of home isolation kits, in addition to ensuring the availability of ambulances.

published on : 23rd May 2021

COVID-19: Jharkhand to shut schools from Wednesday; shops, restaurants to remain closed after 8 pm

According to the official release, all parks, gymnasiums and swimming pools shall be closed.

published on : 6th April 2021

Jharkhand heading towards vaccine shortage, restriction on administering first Covaxin shot

Vaccination drive likely to be affected, if supplies do not reach here immediately

published on : 5th April 2021