Tag: Covid-19

Hansal Mehta’s Cousin Passes Away Due To COVID-19, Director Says ‘Situation In Gujarat Much Worse Than Being Reported’

Filmmaker Hansal Mehta on Wednesday took to social media to mourn the demise of a close cousin owing to Covid. Mehta’s cousin was a resident of Ahmedabad. The filmmaker claimed the Covid situation in Gujarat is actually worse than what is being reported by the media. “Lost a very close…

Covid-19 Surge: Remdesivir Manufacturers To Reduce Price, Ramp Up Production Amid Shortage Of Doses

New Delhi: The Centre, after a recent meeting with all-existing manufacturers of the drug and other stakeholders, taken the decision to increase production and supply and reduce prices of Remdesivir amid the shortage of the anti-viral drug following the surge in Covid-19 cases. Minister of State for Ports, Shipping and…

Maharashtra: Lockdown-Like Curfew Comes Into Effect, Over 2 Lakh Cops Deployed – Check What’s Allowed & What’s Not

Mumbai: With Section 144 imposed across Maharashtra as part of stringent curbs during the 15-day strict curfew aimed to defeat the increase in novel coronavirus cases, here are rules to be followed and exemptions granted during the period. This comes as Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Tuesday announced tough…

Kumbh Mela: Over 1,000 Test Positive For Coronavirus In Haridwar As Devotees Gather In Large Numbers

Haridwar: With the devotees flouting Covid-19 lines during ‘shahi snan’ at the Har Ki Pauri ghat in Uttarakhand’s Haridwar where Kumbh Mela is being observed, over 1,000 people have tested positive for the virus. This came as thousands of saffron-clad seers and ash-smeared Nagas were seen without wearing masks and…

Covid Surge: Serpentine Line Of Ambulances Outside Ahmedabad’s Civil Hospital As Situation Worsens

With the country reeling under the second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic, the situation in Gujarat capital Ahmedabad seems to be deteriorating with the people making a beeline at the Civil Hospital and a long queue of ambulances waiting outside amid the unprecedented surge in cases. With the burden on…

Got Vaccinated? Now, Avail Special Offer On Fixed Deposit From This Bank After COVID-19 Jab – Details Here

With an aim to motivate people to opt for Covid-19 vaccination, the Central Bank of India has launched a special deposit scheme known as Immune India Deposit Scheme which offers depositors an additional interest rate of 25 basis points (bps) above the applicable card rate for those who get the…

CBSE Board Exams 2021: PM Modi To Meet Edu Min To Discuss CBSE 10, 12 Exams Issue Amid Rising Covid Cases

Amid rising number of Coronavirus cases across country, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to hold a meeting with Education Minister, Secretary and other important officials at 12 noon on Wednesday to discuss the issue of CBSE Board Exams 2021, said Govt of India sources.  ALSO READ | CBSE Board…

Watch: With Folded Hands Varun Dhawan Requests Fans To Wear Mask & Follow Covid-19 Protocols During Shoot In Arunachal Pradesh

Bollywood star Varun Dhawan was seen urging people to wear masks and follow COVID-19 protocols as they gathered to meet him in Ziro, Arunachal Pradesh during the shoot of his next horror-comedy ‘Bhediya’. The shoot of Varun’s forthcoming film was interrupted by his fans at Ziro in Arunachal Pradesh as…

Maharashtra Curfew Guidelines: Shooting for Films, TV Shows & Ads To Stop From Tomorrow, Cinema Halls To Remain Closed

Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Tuesday announced that the government would impose strict restrictions in the state in view of the rising number of COVID-19 cases. The CM said that the restrictions will come into effect from Wednesday (April 14), 8pm to curb the further spread of Coronavirus.  According…

EXCLUSIVE: Shah Rukh Khan Is Not Under Quarantine, Report Of ‘Pathan’ Crew Members Testing COVID-19 Positive Is Fake: Source

Shah Rukh Khan, Deepika Padukone and John Abraham starrer ‘Pathan’ has been making waves ever since it was revealed that the film would feature the trio. The upcoming film will mark the comeback of SRK to the big screen after Aanand L Rai’s ‘Pathan’. Speculations are rife that Shah Rukh…