Madhya Pradesh coronavirus

Rift within Madhya Pradesh unit of  BJP over COVID crisis

Resentment is growing within the ranks of the ruling BJP in Madhya Pradesh over the government’s handling of the COVID-19 situation in the state.

published on : 4th May 2021

COVID death toll fudged in MP? Inconsistency in Shivaraj government’s tally and cremation record

There is discrepancy in the tally released by the state government and the record at the facilities where last rites are held in the state capital of Bhopal.

published on : 22nd April 2021

Uncontrolled COVID-19 surge prompts imposing Sunday lockdown in urban Madhya Pradesh

Further, it was also decided to impose a weeklong lockdown from 7 pm on Thursday in Chhindwara district, which neighbours Maharashtra. 

published on : 7th April 2021

Madhya Pradesh to restrict movement of people from Chhattisgarh: Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Chouhan said they have already sealed Madhya Pradesh's areas bordering Maharashtra.

published on : 4th April 2021

MPPSC postpones preliminary exams due to COVID-19 pandemic

In light of the COVID-19 situation, the MPPSC has postponed the preliminary exams for Madhya Pradesh civil services examination.

published on : 31st March 2021

917 new COVID-19 cases in Madhya Pradesh; 500 patients recover, one dies

A total of 500 people were discharged from hospitals in the last 24 hours, taking the recovery count in the state to 2,62,031.

published on : 18th March 2021

Madhya Pradesh MLAs flout COVID rules in Assembly premises

The violators included BJP MLAs Usha Thakur, Ramesh Mendola, Yashpal Singh Sisodiya and former health minister Ajay Vishnoi.

published on : 24th February 2021

No lockdown in MP amid surge in COVID-19 cases, night curfew in five districts

Schools from Class I to Class VIII will remain closed till further orders, while students of Class IX to Class XII and colleges will be able to attend classes

published on : 20th November 2020

Madhya Pradesh government puts reopening of primary, middle schools on hold

Madhya Pradesh has been reporting at least 1,600 COVID-19 cases every day and the state government seems reluctant to add to the existing health crisis.

published on : 11th October 2020

COVID-19 patient jumps to death from hospital building in Madhya Pradesh's Jabalpur

The patient was examined by a psychiatrist two days ago upon his admission and was also given treatment for it.

published on : 10th October 2020

Ahead of by-polls, MP High Court allows registration of FIR against parties if over 100 people assemble

The court's directions come ahead of the Assembly by-polls which are scheduled to be held in the State.

published on : 4th October 2020

COVID-19: Madhya Pradesh reports 1,811 new cases, 27 deaths

The total number of positive cases in the state stands at 1,33,918 including 19,807 active cases, 1,11,712 recoveries.

published on : 4th October 2020

Centre to supply 50 tonne oxygen per day to Madhya Pradesh: CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan

The Centre's help came after the supply of oxygen to Madhya Pradesh from a Maharashtra-based facility was halted.

published on : 13th September 2020