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CRPF DG, senior officers examined for COVID-19
With the Chief Medical Officer of the Central Reserve Police Forces (CRPF) testing optimistic for coronavirus, DG CRPF AP Maheshwari, who got here into oblique contact with him via an official, has given his pattern for COVID-19 testing. While 20 senior officers of the safety pressure have been positioned under home quarantine. Apart from the DG, a number of senior CRPF officers have additionally given their samples for testing, sources in CRPF mentioned. Almost 20 CRPF officers are under home quarantine for the reason that final couple of days as a precautionary measure.
Highest quantity of Covid-19 deaths in India from Maharashtra
Maharashtra has reported essentially the most coronavirus deaths at 24, adopted by Gujarat (10) and Telangana (7). Number of fatalities from different states are: Madhya Pradesh (6); Delhi (6); Punjab (5); Karnataka (4); West Bengal (3) Tamil Nadu (3); Jammu and Kashmir (2); Uttar Pradesh (2); Kerala (2); Andhra Pradesh(1); Bihar (1); Himachal Pradesh (1).
Highest quantity of optimistic instances in India from Maharashtra
The highest quantity of confirmed instances was reported from Maharashtra at 490, adopted by Tamil Nadu at 485 and Delhi 445. While the quantity of lively COVID-19 instances stood at 3,030, as many as 266 folks have been cured of the illness and one had migrated.
Tally of optimistic instances from different states as per well being ministry knowledge are: Kerala (306); Telangana (269); Uttar Pradesh (227); Rajasthan (200); Andhra Pradesh (161); Karnataka (144); Gujarat (105); Madhya Pradesh (104); Jammu and Kashmir (92); West Bengal (69); Punjab (57); Haryana (49); Bihar (30); Assam (24); Uttarakhand (22); Odisha (20); Chandigarh (18); Ladakh (14); Andaman and Nicobar Islands (10); Chhattisgarh (9); Goa (7); Himachal Pradesh (6); Puducherry (5); Jharkhand (2); Manipur (2); Mizoram (1) and Arunachal Pradesh (1).
PM Modi tweets #9pm9minute
PM Modi has reminded folks to mild up lamps on Sunday evening to indicate the nation’s collective resolve to battle coronavirus. “#9pm9minute”, the prime minister tweeted to remind folks of the train. Modi had on Friday urged folks to modify off the lights at their houses and lightweight up lamps, candles or cell phone torches for 9 minutes at 9 pm on April 5 to show the nation’s “collective resolve” to defeat coronavirus.
India’s money switch scheme conjures up different nations
On Friday Canada’s PM Justin Trudeau introduced he would pay $2,000 each month for 4 months to those that have misplaced their incomes. Earlier US president Donald Trump had introduced the same assist program for these hit hardest by the Covid-19 disaster. These initiatives appear to have been impressed by Indian use of money switch schemes to profit folks throughout Covid-19 disaster. On March 26, the Modi authorities had introduced a set of money switch and associated advantages that will use the JAM (JanDhan-Aadhaar-Mobile) spine to maneuver over Rs 30,000 crore into girl JanDhan account holders and over Rs 5,000 crore into linked LPG connections.
Over 1K TJ members account for 30% of all India instances
Union well being ministry joint secretary Lav Agarwal has mentioned that round 30% of all Covid-19 instances in India are linked to the Tablighi Jamaat congregation that was held final month within the Nizamuddin markaz. As many as 1,023 Covid-19 optimistic instances present in 17 states have been traced to the Jamaat occasion which now accounts for 30% of all instances in India.
Trump, Modi to make sure provide of medical items; talk about yoga
US President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Narendra Modi had a telephonic discussionon on Saturday. As per White House readout of the dialog, each leaders have agreed to make sure clean functioning of the worldwide provide chains for essential prescribed drugs and medical items to battle the coronavirus pandemic and mentioned the importance of Yoga and Ayurveda for the bodily and psychological properly-being of folks throughout the main international well being disaster.
DRDO develops transportable decontamination chamber
The DRDO on Saturday mentioned it has developed a transportable full-physique decontamination chamber or personnel sanitization enclosure (PSE), which can be utilized in hospitals, workplace buildings and different essential installations. On coming into the chamber, electrically-operated pumps create a disinfectant mist of hypo sodium chloride which is calibrated for an operation of 25 seconds. With 700-litre tank capability, the PSE can be utilized by 650 folks till the refill is required.
‘Toughest’ weeks forward: Donald Trump
President Donald Trump warned Saturday that the nation could possibly be headed into its “toughest” weeks but because the coronavirus dying toll mounts. “There will be a lot of death, unfortunately,” Trump mentioned in a somber begin to his every day briefing on the pandemic.
Spain overtakes Italy to grow to be worst-affected nation in Europe
The general quantity of confirmed coronavirus instances in Spain has elevated to 126,168, overtaking Italy’s tally of 124,632, making it the worst-affected European nation in phrases of infections. The tally positioned Spain first in Europe and second solely to the US worldwide in phrases of confirmed instances. The US was at the moment the best with a complete of 312,076 instances, in keeping with the Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) on the Washington-based Johns Hopkins University. The CSSE replace confirmed that Italy had the best quantity of deaths on this planet at 15,362, adopted by Spain within the second place with 11,947 fatalities.
(With inputs from companies)