Coronavirus outbreak: From Delhi to Maharashtra, states on a war footing




Faced with the Covid-19 pandemic, state governments are launching their very own efforts to struggle it in tandem with the Centre’s initiatives. Many states are choosing a partial or near-lockdown, limiting inter-state motion and shutting down industrial institutions. And they’re popping out with a raft of measures to mitigate the financial fallout of such steps.


Coronavirus: border to be sealed, no public transport, says Kejriwal

will probably be locked down in view of the rising risk, from 6 am on March 23, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal introduced at a joint press convention with Lt Governor Anil Baijal on Sunday. The lockdown will proceed until 12 midnight on March 31, Kejriwal mentioned. During the lockdown, no public transport will function and Delhi’s borders will probably be sealed however the important companies associated to well being, meals, water and energy provide will proceed, he mentioned. Read More…






Coronavirus: working on plan to sort out financial challengesMaharashtra, which on Sunday prolonged the lockdown to all city centres, is placing a plan in place to sort out the financial challenges thrown up by the pandemic. “We are working to find a solution to the financial challenges caused by the Covid-19 crisis and a working group has been formed to look into it,” mentioned Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray. Covid-19 has to date contaminated 74 individuals within the state. Read More…

Gujarat broadcasts 1,200-bed hospital to deal with sufferers

Apart from imposing Section 144 of Criminal Procedure Code (CrPC) throughout main cities, the Gujarat Government has introduced that a 1,200-bed hospital in Ahmedabad will probably be completely devoted to treating sufferers. The variety of optimistic Covid-19 circumstances in Gujarat jumped to 13 in three days with no casualties to date. Read More…

Karnataka govt broadcasts Rs 200-cr plan to curb Covid-19, varieties 100 groups

The authorities of Karnataka has pledged a Rs 200-crore fund in direction of quick bills to include the unfold of coronavirus. With the variety of Covid-19 circumstances within the state rising, the federal government has shaped 100 groups, every consisting of 1 physician, one employees nurse and one medico social employee for contact tracing. Read More…
Adityanath govt unveils Rs 353-cr monetary plan, to give money to 3.53 mn

The Yogi Adityanath authorities on Saturday introduced a monetary bundle of greater than Rs 353 crore to give money handouts to an estimated 3.53 million every day wage earners and labourers, who’re probably to be hit due to the coronavirus outbreak. Read More…

Coronavirus: Bengal CM broadcasts Kolkata lockdown, free ration for six months

The state, which introduced a full lockdown of Kolkata and different main cities on Sunday, has adopted a number of measures to fight the financial fallout of the coronavirus pandemic. Read More…


Coronavirus: Kerala govt declares Rs 20,000-cr bundle to revive financial system

On March 19, the Kerala Government declared a Rs 20,000 crore particular bundle to sort out the affect of the Covid-19 outbreak. This consists of Rs 14,000 crore to clear all arrears pending in numerous sectors and a Rs 500 crore well being bundle. Read More…


Coronavirus outbreak: Tamil Nadu closes borders, constitutes process drive

The Tamil Nadu authorities has closed its borders with Andhra Pradesh, Kerala and Karnataka. The state has additionally constituted a process drive to intently monitor the preventive measures towards the virus outbreak. Read More…


Northeast steps up measures to sort out coronavirus, no optimistic circumstances but

Although no optimistic circumstances of Covid-19 an infection have been reported from the Northeast as but, the Seven Sisters should not letting their guard down. Assam has ordered faculties to stay shut until March 31 and requested barber outlets, magnificence parlours, teaching centres, museum, libraries and so on to down their shutters until March 31. Read More…



(with inputs from Archis Mohan, Aneesh Phadnis, Samreen Ahmad, Avishek Rakshit, T E Narasimhan, Gireesh Babu, Vinay Umarji, Virendra Singh Rawat, B Dasarath Reddy)



Leave a Reply

%d bloggers like this: