Chhattisgarh Police have launched a campaign to educate the public about the importance of wearing face masks, and how to wear them properly.
In just three days, the Raipur Police have covered the jurisdiction of 32 police stations and distributed 1.32 lakh face masks among the locals.
The Raipur police had summoned the BJP leader with the second notice asking him to appear on May 26 evening personally or though video conferencing for questioning and cooperate with the investigation
During the pandemic over 350 patients suffering from Covid-19, most of them during the second wave, have died in AIIMS-Raipur
Usha Rajput who landed at Raipur railway station was directed by a woman constable to undergo a COVID-19 test arranged for passengers arriving there. To her shock, she tested positive.
According to the local sources, a few days ago a counsellor, who was found Covid positive, had visited and stayed at the Observation Home.
Earlier, Raipur airport did have a facility to conduct tests for passengers, but that has been stopped, another source said.
Each ration kit consists of 5 kg rice, 2 kg wheat flour, a pack of oil and salt, some spices, onion, potatoes and lentils.
Seven Covid patients had died in the Rajdhani Super Speciality hospital fire incident on April 17. Two directors of the hospital, Dr Aurobindo Roy and Dr Sachin Mall, were arrested.
Free doorstep delivery of oxygen concentrators for Covid-19 patients in home isolation has been launched in Raipur.
The security forces retaliated by launching an attack following which the rebels fled into the nearby forest. Three out of the eight rockets fell close to the vicinity of BSF camp.
A record 17,397 new coronavirus cases -- the highest-ever single-day spike in the state -- and 219 deaths were registered on Friday.
Officials have been directed to conduct safety check at all coronavirus hospitals in the city.
A personal vehicle often used by former CM late Ajit Jogi is now serving as a modern ambulance for Covid-19 patients.
The shortage of beds in the government and private hospitals besides most of the dedicated ICU beds already occupied has emerged as the foremost concern for the authorities.