Updated : 3 hours, 18 min ago IST
New Delhi [India], Mar 29 (ANI): As thousands of migrant labourers continue to cross the borders of states to reach their villages amid the countrywide lockdown, the Central government on Sunday directed the States to ensure no movement of people across cities.
Updated : 4 hours, 17 min ago IST
Bhadradri Kothagudem (Telangana) [India], Mar 29 (ANI): An Anganwadi teacher and two ASHA and ANM workers helped a woman deliver her baby while being taken to the Primary Health Centre (PHC) in Mulakalapalli Mandal on Saturday.
Updated : 4 hours, 51 min ago IST
New Delhi [India], Mar 29 (ANI): In view of the movement of migrant workers in view of 21-day lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus, directions have been issued that district and state borders should effectively be sealed.
Updated : 5 hours, 59 min ago IST
New Delhi [India], Mar 29 (ANI): Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday appealed to the Rajya Sabha MPs to contribute at least Rs 1 crore initially from their Members of Parliament Local Area Development (MPLAD) funds to supplement the Centre's efforts in the fight against coronavirus pan
Updated : 7 hours, 20 min ago IST
New Delhi [India], Mar 29 (ANI): Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu has appealed to all Members of Parliament to contribute at least Rs 1 crore from their MPLADS funds to the Centre in the fight against COVID-19.
Updated : 10 hours, 49 min ago IST
Raipur (Chhattisgarh) [India], Mar 29 (ANI): Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel said that he had apprised the Centre regarding the shortage of testing kits for COVID-19 but assured that ample stock was there in the state to check those people who showed symptoms of the infection.
Updated : 11 hours, 34 min ago IST
Jodhpur (Rajasthan) [India], Mar 29 (ANI): A batch of 275 Indian citizens, evacuated from the coronavirus-hit Iran, have reached Jodhpur on Sunday.
Updated : 19 hours, 11 min ago IST
Tekanpur (Madhya Pradesh) [India], Mar 29 (ANI): A BSF officer, who was posted as a supervisory officer at a BSF quarantine centre in Madhya Pradesh's Tekanpur has tested positive for COVID-19.
Updated : 23 hours, 8 min ago IST
New Delhi [India], Mar 28 (ANI): The Central Government on Saturday approved the launch of insurance scheme for health workers fighting COVID-19 outbreak under the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan package.
Updated : 1 day, 1 hour ago IST
New Delhi [India], Mar 28 (ANI): Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Saturday slammed Centre alleging that it has no contingency plan in place for the migrants who are leaving big cities in the backdrop of COVID-19 outbreak and subsequent lockdown.
New Delhi [India], Mar 28 (ANI): Central government has started helpline numbers for people in need and distress in various States and Union Territories amid the lockdown imposed in the backdrop of COVID-19 outbreak.
Updated : 1 day, 3 hours ago IST
Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], Mar 28 (ANI): Rachakonda Police Commissioner Mahesh Muralidhar Bhagwat on Saturday said the people violating the coronavirus lockdown without proper reasons will be taken into custody and sent to the government quarantine centres.