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Daily Archives: 1st April 2020

TikTok donates 4L hazmat suits, 2L masks to Indian doctors

The masks shall be provided to both local and state-level medical workers and have been handed to the Delhi and Maharashtra governments.

In Assam, 5 who returned from Jamaat event test corona positive

Addressing the media, the minister said the Central government has communicated to the state government that 456 people from Assam had attended the congregation organised by the Tablighi Jamaat in Delhi.

Olympic flame handed over to Fukushima in low-key ceremony

The flame will be on display in a lantern for the month of April in Fukushima after the Tokyo Olympics, and with it the torch relay, got postponed by a year due to the global crisis caused by the coronavirus pandemic.

COVID-19: Rs 1 cr for family if Delhi health staff died

Kejriwal made the announcement while addressing the concerns of city doctors through videoconferencing and launed them by saying that they were no less than soldiers fighting on the borders.

Pakistan’s COVID-19 positive cases surpass 2,000 mark

The country's eastern Punjab province and southern Sindh province were the worst-hit areas with 708 and 676 cases respectively, followed by the northwest province of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa which has 253 confirmed cases, Xinhua news agency reported.

COVID-19: Premji foundation donates Rs 1,000 cr

Similarly, the foundation was joined by Wipro Ltd with Rs 100 crore and Wipro Enterprises Ltd with Rs 25 crore for this humanitarian endeavour, totalling a donation of Rs 1,125 crore.

1st coronavirus death in UP

His samples tested positive for the novel coronavirus on Wednesday, two days after he died.

Kerala identifies 300 suspected of having attended Tablighi Jamaat

But of the 300 who took part in the prayer sessions, only 80 are deemed to have returned to Kerala.

COVID-19: RBI offers more sops to ease compliance burden

Accordingly, it has extended realisation period of export proceeds to give more time to exporters to comply with regulations.

US toll at 4,055 passes grim 9/11 mark, prepares for worst

After the top doctors dealing with the crisis displayed their statistical model for the pandemic's trajectory, President Donald Trump said at his briefing on Tuesday, "This is going to be a very painful, a very, very painful two weeks" when the COVID-19's toll reaches its peak.

Kerala actor Prithviraj, film crew stuck in Jordan, seek evacuation

Blessy emailed to the Kerala Film Chamber, seeking help to take up the case with Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan. The media came to know about the email on Wednesday.

Ford to make 50,000 ventilators in next 100 days

Ford has partnered with GE Healthcare to produce a simplified type of ventilator titled "GE/Airon Model A-E".

Equity indices plunge, Sensex down 1,100 points

The Nifty50 on the National Stock Exchange (NSE) also plummeted around 300 points to trade well below the 8,500 mark.

No new corona positive case in Rajasthan, tally at 93

Total positive cases in the state are 76 (including 2 Italians), while 17 evacuees from Iran have tested positive making the overall cumulative positive number stand at 93, said Rohit Kumar Singh, Additional Chief Secretary, Health, Rajasthan.

COVID-19: One more death in M’rashtra; total cases 321

While a 50-year-old man had died at a government hospital in Palghar, the first for this tribal district, the 75-year-old passed away in a Mumbai hospital.