Global  

PIB dismisses audio clip claimimg sellers licking or spitting on vegetables, says its false

DNA Friday, 10 April 2020
According to data provided by the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, 547 new cases and 30 deaths were reported in the last 12 hours. Maharashtra is the worst-hit state in the country, followed by Tamil Nadu.
0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 

💡 One News Page Knowledge: Other News Mentions

Maharashtra Maharashtra State in Western India

COVID-19 update: Fatality rate of India dips below 2% [Video]

COVID-19 update: Fatality rate of India dips below 2%

The cases of coronavirus continued to surge in India, however, fatality rate dipped to 1.99 %, informed Health Ministry. National Expert Group on vaccine administration has also been constituted by Centre. Maharashtra continues to witness surge of over 10,000 COVID-19 cases taking total tally in the state to 5,35,601. Delhi reported 1257 COVID-19 cases and 8 deaths on Aug 11. Karnataka recorded 6,257 COVID-19 cases today. While, Tamil Nadu reported 5,834 COVID-19 cases and 118 deaths so, total number of cases in the state is now at 3,08,649, including 2,50,680 discharged, 52,810 active cases and 5,159 deaths. Andhra Pradesh recorded 9024 cases. Country has conducted over 2.5 crore sample tests so far.

Credit: ANI    Duration: 01:31Published
'72 hour formula': PM Modi speaks to CMs of 10 states on Covid situation [Video]

'72 hour formula': PM Modi speaks to CMs of 10 states on Covid situation

Prime Minister Narendra Modi held a video conference with Chief Ministers of ten states to discuss the Covid situation. PM Modi said that everyone is working as a team to beat the Covid pandemic. PM Modi added that the rate of testing has increased drastically and now stands at about 7 lakh. He added that the fatality rate has also come down in a major way and said that the aim now should be to bring the fatality rate to below 1%. PM Modi also asked states to adhere to the 72 hour formula, where if anyone is diagnosed, then all his contacts should be traced and isolated within 72 hours. This he said would help in a major way in curbing the pandemic. So, it is important that all the people who come in contact with an infected person must be tested within 72 hours:The Chief Ministers of Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Bihar, Gujarat, Uttar Pradesh, Telangana, Punjab, Tamil Nadu, Karnataka and West Bengal. Watch the full video for all the details.

Credit: HT Digital Content    Duration: 10:27Published
Last rites of pilot, killed in Kozhikode plane crash, performed with full state honours [Video]

Last rites of pilot, killed in Kozhikode plane crash, performed with full state honours

Last rites of Captain DV Sathe were performed in Mumbai on August 11. Maharashtra government accorded state funeral to late Wing Commander (Retd) Sathe. Earlier, his mortal remains were brought to his residence. Captain Sathe was flying the Air India Express flight which crash-landed at Kozhikode airport on August 7. Flight crash claimed 18 lives.

Credit: ANI    Duration: 01:48Published
Decreasing COVID fatality rate shows India taking right measures: PM Modi [Video]

Decreasing COVID fatality rate shows India taking right measures: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi held a video conference with Chief Ministers of Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, West Bengal, Maharashtra, Punjab, Bihar, Gujarat, Telangana, Uttar Pradesh on August 11. The review meeting was conducted to discuss corona related situation. During his address, PM said, "The average fatality rate has been continuously decreasing while the recovery rate is increasing every day, this shows that measures being taken by us are in the right direction." "Experts are saying now that if within 72 hours, a person is diagnosed, then the spread can be controlled to a great extent. So, it is important that all the people who come in contact with an infected person must be tested within 72 hours," he added.

Credit: ANI    Duration: 02:42Published

Ministry of Health and Family Welfare Cabinet ministry of Government of India

Covid-19: SC seeks response from Centre on plea to ban disinfection tunnels

The Supreme Court has sought response from the Centre on a PIL seeking an immediate ban on use, installation, production and advertisement of disinfectant..
IndiaTimes
Centre constitutes National Expert Group for vaccine administration [Video]

Centre constitutes National Expert Group for vaccine administration

Health Ministry Secretary Rajesh Bhushan in a press conference on August 11 announced that National Expert Group has been constituted for vaccine administration. He said, "Government has constituted National Expert Group for vaccine administration which will meet tomorrow. Their terms of reference constitute all matters related to logistics of vaccines, ways to address issues of equity etc. This expert group will continue its engagement with all state governments and vaccine manufacturers in India."

Credit: ANI    Duration: 01:39Published

Coronavirus Outbreak: With 53,601 cases in a day, India's COVID-19 tally tops 22.68 lakh cases

According to the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, as many as 53,601 new COVID-19 cases were reported in the country in the last 24 hours, marking a..
DNA

Tamil Nadu Tamil Nadu State in southern India

Kamala Harris nomination moment of pride for Indians: OPS

The nomination of US senator Kamala Harris, who has her connections with Chennai, as the vice- presidential running mate for the American Presidential elections..
IndiaTimes

Southern states continue reporting high Covid-19 caseloads

Southern states continued reporting high Covid-19 caseloads on Wednesday, the numbers being close to 25,000, as Prime Minister Narendra Modi took stock of the..
IndiaTimes

You Might Like


Related news from verified sources

Can The Afghan State Intervene Successfully In The Conflict Between Nomads And Settlers? – Analysis

By Dr Antonio Giustozzi* *Introduction* The conflict between nomads and settlers is no longer limited to a few districts of Hazarajat. It has spread to...
Eurasia Review

Subnational Response To COVID-19 Outbreak: Lessons From The Indian State Of Odisha – OpEd

When a calamity hits a country, the central leadership comes to grips with the plight and exhibits itself as a role model. However, such tragedies come out to be...
Eurasia Review

California Gov. Gavin Newsom said these 6 things need to happen before the state even thinks about loosening its stay-at-home order restrictions

California Gov. Gavin Newsom said these 6 things need to happen before the state even thinks about loosening its stay-at-home order restrictions
· On Tuesday, California Gov. Gavin Newsom unveiled the state's tentative plan for modifying its stay-at-home order to contain the coronavirus disease. · But...
Business Insider


Tweets about this