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Govt to arrange thermal screening in markets: CM

Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb today said while addressing that lockdown would continue till May 3 next and the government already allowed single shops and rural markets to open by maintaining the social distancing norms. He urged the market committees to ensure that the social distancing norms and other guidelines are followed properly. At the… Continue reading Govt to arrange thermal screening in markets: CM

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Coronavirus in India update: Confirmed cases near 26,917 death toll touches 826, says health ministry

India recorded 1,975 new coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours, the biggest single-day spike so far, taking the total case count to 26,917, according to health ministry data. India's total Covid-19 cases crossed the 26,000-mark today, with the death toll jumping to 826. Of the total 26,917 cases, 19,868 are active while 5,913 have… Continue reading Coronavirus in India update: Confirmed cases near 26,917 death toll touches 826, says health ministry

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West Bengal registers first death of a doctor due to coronavirus COVID -19

A doctor, who had tested positive for coronavirus, died in West Bengal on Sunday (April 26) becoming the first case of a doctor succumbing to the deadly disease in West Bengal The doctor identified as Biplab Kanti Dasgupta was the assistant director, Health Services, West Bengal. He was  also Assistant Director of Health Services, Central… Continue reading West Bengal registers first death of a doctor due to coronavirus COVID -19

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Helping the poor is our topmost priority, says PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday hailed the “people-driven war” in India against the coronavirus disease, and said it will be discussed in the future. He said this during his monthly radio programme Mann ki Baat. “India’s fight against coronavirus is people driven. It is being fought by the people and the administration in close… Continue reading Helping the poor is our topmost priority, says PM Modi

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Coronavirus cases in India rise to 26,496 biggest jump in 24 hours; death toll rises to 824

The biggest single-day jump, the total number of coronavirus cases in India has risen to 26,496, as per the latest report released from Health Ministry today morning. The death toll from coronavirus in the country has gone up to 824 after coronavirus claimed 49 lives in past 24 hours. Health Ministry data showed 5,803 have… Continue reading Coronavirus cases in India rise to 26,496 biggest jump in 24 hours; death toll rises to 824