Punjab coronavirus

COVID-19: Punjab to promote students of classes 5, 8, and 10 without exams

The decision on Class 12 PSEB exams, which have already been postponed, will be taken later, based on the emerging situation.

published on : 15th April 2021

Shiv Sena's Sanjay Raut blames Modi's leadership for rising COVID-19 cases in Maharashtra, Punjab

Speaking to reporters, Raut said Maharashtra had followed every instruction issued by the Centre, and the latter must act sensitively and cautiously and stop blaming states.

published on : 12th April 2021

COVID-19: 80% patients in Punjab got UK variant, Harshvardhan says farmers' protest causing surge

Genomic sequencing is an advanced test that determines the precise genetic information a virus carries as viruses mutate as they multiply and spread.

published on : 6th April 2021

Punjab reports 3,019 new COVID-19 cases, 51 deaths

With the fresh COVID-19 cases, the total number of cases in the state now stands at 2,51,460.

published on : 4th April 2021

CM Amarinder announces two-hour extension in night curfew in nine worst-hit districts of Punjab

The announcement came as Punjab's daily cases shot up to 2039 with 35 deaths on Wednesday.

published on : 18th March 2021

7 states account for 87.73% of the new coronavirus cases reported

Maharashtra registered the highest daily new cases at 15,602, followed by Kerala with 2,035 and Punjab 1,510 new cases.

published on : 14th March 2021

Laxity leads to Punjab COVID surge

Punjab health department data on Tuesday showed 614 students and teachers tested positive between February 9 and 23.

published on : 24th February 2021

Punjab reports 11 more coronavirus deaths, infection tally reaches 1,72,218

Eight critical COVID-19 patients are on ventilator support while 71 are on oxygen support, the bulletin said.

published on : 26th January 2021

1.60 lakh health workers will be first to get COVID-19 vaccine in Punjab, other frontline workers next

People above 50 years and those aged below 50 with co-morbid conditions will be covered under the inoculation drive.

published on : 3rd January 2021

Punjab reports 11 more coronavirus deaths pushing toll to 5,322

Ludhiana reported 42 new cases, Jalandhar 36 and Mohali 31, among fresh cases detected in the state.

published on : 30th December 2020

Amid new virus strain scare, 8 UK flyers test Covid positive in Amritsar

Six men and two women turned out to be positive. They have been isolated as per SOPs, Punjab Health Minister Balbir Singh Sidhu said.

published on : 22nd December 2020

Punjab seeks priority allocation of COVID-19 vaccine once available

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh said the state has already undertaken preparatory activities for an effective vaccination programme.

published on : 6th December 2020

Punjab govt orders closure of all COVID level-1 facilities due to drop in occupancy

Punjab govt orders closure of all COVID level-1 facilities due to drop in occupancy

published on : 6th October 2020

Over 2,100 new COVID-19 cases reported in Punjab

With 61 more deaths, the death toll in the state reached 1,923.

published on : 8th September 2020

Free food packets for poor families to encourage COVID-19 testing in Punjab

The decision was taken by Chief Minister Amarinder Singh to encourage COVID-19 testing amid rising number of cases and deaths due to the disease in the state.

published on : 6th September 2020
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