Get stay updates about COVID-19 outbreak in India right here.
Live Update @ 12:30: Delhi Police Helpline Number for COVID-19
Delhi Police has began a devoted helpline quantity to handle queries and considerations of folks concerned in important services. People who’re concerned in delivering important services and items in Delhi – NCR can contact 23469536 to acquire e-passes and to resolve another question through the lock down interval.
Live Update @ 12:00 PM: Pakistan suspends Domestic Flights
Pakistan determined to droop home flight operations trying on the rising quantity of COVID-19 circumstances in the nation. As per a report in Express Tribune, Pakistan has reported over 1000 constructive circumstances of Coronavirus an infection; with 410 circumstances in Sindh; 110 in Balochistan; 296 in Punjab; 78 in Ok-P; 80 in Gilgit-Baltistan; 15 in Islamabad; and one in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir,
Live Update @ 11:30 AM: Delhi Guv, CM Address Press
Delhi Lt Governor Anil Baijal and Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal held a joint press convention at present morning. Both the leaders unanimously assured the folks of Delhi that every one important services and objects of every day requirements might be accessible to the folks through the 21-day Lockdown interval. Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal additionally mentioned that the federal government is opening a devoted helpline to concern e-Passes to people who find themselves concerned in offering important services together with groceries, milks and others.
Live Update @ 11:00 AM: Haj 2020 could also be suspended
With the menace of Coronavirus looming over the world, Saudi Arabia has requested different international locations to not make any commitments in phrases of bookings, inns and airways and others as the pilgrimage is perhaps suspended for this yr. India has a quota of 2 lakh Haj pilgrims. Saudi Arabia can also be combating Coronavirus and has suspended Umrah or the smaller pilgrimage.
Live Update @ 10:30 AM: Number of Cases in MP rise to 14
With 5 new circumstances reported from Indore, the full quantity of COVID-19 circumstances in Madhya Pradesh rose to 14 at present. As per an replace offered by Chief Medical and Health Officer Dr Anusuya Gawli, all of the 5 sufferers from Indore, who’ve examined constructive should not have any historical past of international journey. Earlier, MP had reported a complete of 6 constructive circumstances of Coronavirus an infection; of which 6 had been from Jabalpur whereas one every was reported from Bhopal, Gwalior and Shivpuri.
Live Update @ 10 AM: Bus Services Resumed in Wuhan, China
Wuhan China, which was termed as the origin of Coronavirus, which has led to the on-going international pandemic, will see resumption of bus services from at present. China has not seen any new COVID-19 circumstances in the final three days and solely reported 47 new circumstances that too amongst individuals who have international journey historical past. On Tuesday, China determined to elevate the three month lockdown in Hubei province, which was restricted motion of over 56 million folks.
Live Update @ 9:30 AM: Home Ministry asks States, UT to setup Helpline
With India coming into day 1 of the 21-day lockdown, the Home Ministry has requested all of the State Governments and Union Territory Administrations to setup devoted helpline numbers to help folks concerned in delivering important services and items. The MHA tips requested for organising of 24*7 management rooms/places of work with helplines to handle the considerations confronted by important items and services suppliers.
Live Update @ 9:00 AM: PM Modi to chair Cabinet Meet at 10:30
With the rising considerations round COVID-19 epidemic in India, PM Modi will maintain a Cabinet meet at his residence at 10:30 AM at present morning. During the assembly, all stakeholders will appraise the Cabinet about their plans and preparedness to comprise the unfold of Coronavirus in India. The assembly can also be possible consider and take measure to satisfy any requirement of the folks through the 21-day country-wide lockdown introduced by PM Modi yesterday.
Live Update @ 8:30 AM: India Bans Export of Hydroxychloroquine
With ICMR operating assessments on effectiveness of drug Hydroxychloroquine to counter COVID-19 virus; the Central Government has determined to ban export of the drugs to international international locations. Currently, there is no such thing as a prescribed or accepted therapy for Coronavirus an infection, however Hydroxychloroquine, a malaria drug, is being examined by ICMR as a doable useful drug that can be utilized to counter the virus.
Live Update @ 8:00 AM: Flipkart Suspends Operations, Amazon India to ship solely important items
Amid the COVID-19 epidemic, the e-commerce big Flipkart has determined to droop its services. The improvement was confirmed by the agency’s twitter deal with by means of an official tweet as nicely as by means of a discover on its web site. On related traces, Amazon India has additionally stopped taking any orders for non-essential merchandise however will proceed to ship every day requirements to their doorstep. The determination from Amazon has been to satisfy prospects’ essential wants at a time of lockdown to stop the unfold of coronavirus.