The Congress on Friday hit out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi over his video message, with senior party leader Shashi Tharoor saying there was no vision of the future in the address which was "just a feel-good moment curated by India's photo-op Prime Minister".
IAS officer among nine to test corona positive in MP
An IAS officer is among nine persons who have tested positive for coronavirus in Madhya Pradesh, taking the state's tally to 120. The 2011-batch IAS officer is posted in the health department in Bhopal and has a history of travelling outside Madhya Pradesh in recent times. He developed symptoms similar to those found in COVID-19 patients and was tested for the viral infection.
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Kejriwal holds video conference meeting with AAP MLAs
Delhi Chief Minister and AAP's national convenor Arvind Kejriwal on Friday held a meeting via video conference with all party MLAs to discuss the relief work carried out by them in their respective assemblies in view of the coronavirus outbreak
2 minors among 7 corona+ cases in Gujarat
Seven more persons, two of them minors, have tested positive for coronavirus in Gujarat, taking the number of infections in the state to 95, while one person succumbed to the disease, raising the toll to eight.
IIT alumni develop drone with infrared camera for thermal screening
Three alumni of the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) have developed a drone equipped with infrared camera which can help in thermal screening of groups without human intervention and identify suspected COVID-19 cases at an early stage once the lockdown is lifted
56 coronavirus deaths in the country
The number of COVID-19 cases climbed to 2,301 in the country while the death toll rose to 56
Odisha announces 48-hour lockdown in three cities
Bhubaneswar: Odisha on Friday announced a 48-hour total lockdown – from Friday 9 pm to Sunday 9 pm – in the state capital Bhubaneswar, Cuttack and Bhadrak after a case of community transmission of the coronavirus Covid-19 was reported late Wednesday evening....