Karnataka lockdown

Government has taken 'extreme care' regarding reopening schools: Karnataka CM

Bommai said he will be personally visiting schools in Bengaluru and surrounding areas along with Primary and Secondary Education Minister B C Nagesh on Monday.

published on : 21st August 2021

Karnataka issues notification for formation of District Level COVID Technical Expert panels

Signed by Additional Chief Secretary, Health and Family Welfare Department, Jawaid Akhtar, TEC has been constituted based on the recommendation of the state Technical Advisory Committee.

published on : 16th August 2021

Five Karnataka districts around Kerala, Tamil Nadu borders on Centre's radar for rise in COVID cases

Dakshina Kannada, Kodagu, Uttar Kannada, Chamarajanagar and Udupi have been marked as ‘Districts of Concern’ by the Union Health Ministry.

published on : 11th August 2021

Karnataka to check government school students' health to fight Covid third wave

On Covid-prevention measures, he said that the government is strictly screening passengers along interstate borders and letting in only those who have negative RTPCR report.

published on : 10th August 2021

Karnataka CM Bommai to visit border districts with more COVID-19 cases, to review situation

Concerned over the spread of the virus from the neighbouring Kerala and Maharashtra, the Karnataka government has announced weekend curfew in all districts bordering the two states.

published on : 9th August 2021

INTERVIEW | No question of statewide lockdown in Karnataka for now: Sudhakar

Health and Medical Education Minister Dr K Sudhakar ruled out imposition of a statewide lockdown.

published on : 8th August 2021

COVID-19: Weekend curfew in Karnataka border districts; Classes 9-12 to reopen on August 23

The surge in COVID-19 cases in neighbouring Kerala and Maharashtra is a cause of concern for the state government and officials in border districts have been directed to closely monitor the situation

published on : 6th August 2021

COVID: Karnataka allows reopening of worship places and amusement parks from July 25

The state on Friday reported 1,705 new COVID-19 cases and 30 deaths, taking the tally to 28,91,699 and the toll to 36,323.

published on : 24th July 2021

COVID-19: Bengaluru drops its guard, dumps masks 

BBMP chief marshal officer says most violations in low-income areas, marshals carrying out awareness drives

published on : 19th July 2021

Karnataka unlock: Cinema halls to function at 50% capacity; higher educational institutes to reopen on July 26

Only those teachers and students who have taken at least one dose of COVID-19 vaccine can attend offline classes, it was decided. 

published on : 18th July 2021

Vaccination only tool to keep garment factories in Karnataka running, say stakeholders

In a special Covid-19 vaccination drive organised recently, many garment units were successful in getting 70-90 per cent of their on-duty staff vaccinated.

published on : 5th July 2021

48 Covid cases and two deaths in a week, Tumakuru village sealed

Meanwhile, Covid tests were conducted on 450 persons over the last one week and on Sunday alone, 100 rapid antigen tests were carried out of which six tested positive.

published on : 5th July 2021

Life gets little more normal from Monday as Karnataka lifts more COVID curbs

Shopping malls, especially in Bengaluru, have been sending out messages to customers to visit them when they open on Monday.

published on : 5th July 2021

Karnataka ends weekend curfew. Check what's open and what's not

In a huge relief for businesses, the weekend curfew has been suspended. While night curfew will continue, it will be in effect from 9 PM to 5 AM. 

published on : 3rd July 2021

Maintain vigil over Delta plus variant of virus: CM to officials as Karnataka relaxes norms for marriages

Yediyurappa held a meeting with senior Ministers and officials today to review the COVID-19 situation in the state.

published on : 25th June 2021
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