No permissions have been accorded for celebrating Ganesh festival in public places, Andhra Pradesh state government tells High Court.
Back in 2018, when Nipah was reported for the first time in Kerala, the state had been unprepared and the virus claimed several lives.
Hotel and restaurant owners have expressed ‘total disappointment’ over the continuance of dine-in restrictions and warned of fierce agitations to salvage the sector.
The authorities would cite orders to follow Covid protocol in schools but the question here is about the educational protocol to be followed. None of the states that reopened schools have one.
Despite fears of third wave of pandemic and reporting of Covid cases in schools, implementation of strict Covid protocol ensures smooth functioning of classes
The revised protocol exempted constitutional functionaries, healthcare professionals and their spouses from institutional quarantine.
Meanwhile, schools in Khammam and Adilabad district witnessed low turnout as most parents were reluctant to send their children.
Tiranga Yatra: Sisodia, Sanjay Singh among 17 AAP leaders booked by UP police for violating Covid norms
The FIR also mentions 500 unidentified persons who were part of the yatra on Sunday from the GIC ground till the Shaheed Smarak in Sanjay Place, police said.
Fueled by the highly contagious delta variant of the virus, new reported cases of COVID-19 in the US have topped 150,000 a day, the highest level since late January.
The EC submitted that the petition is now infructuous as it was for campaigning in the Assembly elections in Assam, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, West Bengal and Puducherry, which got over in April.
Irrespective of where they sit, the members will be considered a part of the state Assembly despite their presence in different rooms.
In fact, Narayanaswamy openly accepted at an event in Gadag on Thursday that he violated the night curfew guidelines as it was already late by the time he reached Gadag.
Chief Minister Jagan Mohan Reddy directed officials to effectively monitor the implementation of Covid protocols in the State and initiate action against violators to contain spread of the virus.
The state government is facing criticism inside and outside the assembly for penalising Covid-hit people citing restrictions, but more incidents are coming out.
The SLC executive committee has also recommended mandatory counselling under a doctor recommended by the board.