Maha reports 54,022 COVID-19 cases, 898 deaths

Mumbai, May 7 -- Maharashtra reported 54,022 new COVID-19 cases and 898 deaths in the last 24 hours, a health bulletin said on Thursday. The fresh surge has taken the infections tally to 49,96,758 wh... Read More

Calcutta High Court seeks report on post-poll violence in West Bengal

Kolkata, May 7 -- A five-member bench of Calcutta High Court on Friday sought a report within 3 days from West Bengal government on the post-election violence in the state that claimed at least 16 liv... Read More

Manipur govt to reward health workers

Imphal, May 7 -- Chief Minister N Biren Singh on Friday expressed serious concern over the sudden rise in the number of casualties and positive cases in the past couple of days. He urged the district... Read More

Manipur records new high of 600 Covid cases

Imphal, May 7 -- Manipur on Friday recorded a new high of 600 Covid cases and two deaths. In the past twenty-four hours, 576 persons (307M, 269F) from general population and 24 personnel from Central... Read More

India Navy sets up 150 bedded Covid care centre at Khurda in Odisha

New Delhi, May 7 -- The Indian Navy on Friday said that in view of rising number of Coronavirus cases in Khurda district of Odisha, it has set up a 150 bedded Covid care facility at its ab-initio Trai... Read More

UP records 372 deaths, 28,076 COVID-19 cases

Lucknow, May 7 -- Uttar Pradesh recorded 372 deaths and 28,076 cases of COVID-19 in the past 24 hours, a health bulletin said. Highest 31 deaths were reported from Kanpur, followed by 30 in Hapur, 25 ... Read More

COVID: +ve cases mark 5000-mark in J&K, 50 deaths reported

Jammu, May 7 -- Jammu and Kashmir Government on Friday informed that 5443 new positive cases of novel Coronavirus (1868 from Jammu division and 3575from Kashmir division), have been reported thus taki... Read More

Randhawa orders stringent security arrangements in jails

Chandigarh, May 7 -- Amid the second Covid wave, Punjab Jail Minister Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa on Friday ordered stringent security arrangements in the jails besides adherence to Covid safety protoco... Read More

Punjab govt constitutes new SIT to probe Kotkapura firing case

Chandigarh, May 7 -- Consequent to the orders of the Punjab and Haryana High Court, the Punjab Government on Friday constituted a new three-member Special Investigation Team (SIT), comprising of senio... Read More

Amarinder announces govt support for education of socks seller boy, Rs 2 lakh aid for family

Chandigarh, May 7 -- Moved by the plight of 10-year-old Vansh Singh, whose video of selling socks on Ludhiana roads to support his family had gone viral, Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh on ... Read More