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Delhi Makes 14-Day Home Quarantine Mandatory For Kumbh Returnees

Delhi Makes 14-Day Home Quarantine Mandatory For Kumbh Returnees

Press Trust of India | Sunday April 18, 2021, New Delhi

The Delhi government has issued an order making it mandatory for all residents of Delhi who visit the Kumbh in Haridwar to quarantine themselves at home for fourteen days on return. Anyone who violates the order will face legal action.

Pune Hospital's Resident Doctors On Strike Over Medical Staff Shortage

Pune Hospital's Resident Doctors On Strike Over Medical Staff Shortage

ANI | Saturday April 17, 2021, Pune

Resident doctors of Pune's Sassoon General Hospital went on strike today over the shortage of manpower at the hospital to treat the patients.

Cocaine Worth Rs 1.8 Crore Seized From Tanzanian National In Mumbai: Cops

Cocaine Worth Rs 1.8 Crore Seized From Tanzanian National In Mumbai: Cops

Press Trust of India | Saturday April 17, 2021, Mumbai

A 42-year old Tanzanian national was arrested early on Saturday and cocaine worth around Rs 1.8 crore was recovered from him at Agripada in South Mumbai, the police said.

Water Supply In Parts Of Delhi To Remain Affected For A Week: Jal Board

Water Supply In Parts Of Delhi To Remain Affected For A Week: Jal Board

Press Trust of India | Saturday April 17, 2021, New Delhi

The Delhi Jal Board (DJB) today said water supply in parts of the capital is likely to remain affected for a week due to "reduced availability" of raw water from the Upper Ganga Canal.

Light Rain Expected In Delhi Today, Minimum Temperature 4 Degrees Below Normal

Light Rain Expected In Delhi Today, Minimum Temperature 4 Degrees Below Normal

Press Trust of India | Saturday April 17, 2021, New Delhi

It was a partly cloudy sky this morning in Delhi with the minimum temperature settling four degrees below the normal at 18.2 degrees Celsius, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said.

Arvind Kejriwal To Chair COVID-19 Meet Today To Review Situation In Delhi

Arvind Kejriwal To Chair COVID-19 Meet Today To Review Situation In Delhi

Press Trust of India | Saturday April 17, 2021, New Delhi

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal will hold a meeting today to review the COVID-19 situation as the national capital has been witnessing an exponential rise in coronavirus cases.

E-Pass For Night Curfew Valid For Weekend Curfew Too: Delhi Government

E-Pass For Night Curfew Valid For Weekend Curfew Too: Delhi Government

Press Trust of India | Friday April 16, 2021, New Delhi

Those who have a valid night curfew e-pass are not required to take a separate pass for the weekend curfew, the Delhi government said today.

Weekend Curfew Imposed In Chandigarh From Today Amid Covid Surge

Weekend Curfew Imposed In Chandigarh From Today Amid Covid Surge

Press Trust of India | Friday April 16, 2021, Chandigarh

The Chandigarh administration announced a weekend lockdown in the union territory from 10 pm on Friday to 5 am on Monday, in view of a surge in COVID-19 cases.

Set Up Helplines To Inform Beds' Availability: Delhi Lt Governor To Officials

Set Up Helplines To Inform Beds' Availability: Delhi Lt Governor To Officials

Press Trust of India | Friday April 16, 2021, New Delhi

In the wake of an exponential rise in coronavirus cases in Delhi, Lt Governor Anil Baijal on Friday directed officers to set up helplines that inform availability of beds in hospitals.

Delhi Metro Trains To Run Every 15 Minutes During Weekend Lockdown

Delhi Metro Trains To Run Every 15 Minutes During Weekend Lockdown

Edited by Arun Nair | Friday April 16, 2021, New Delhi

All metro trains will run with an interval of 15 minutes during the weekend curfew in the national capital, the Delhi Metro said in a tweet today. At the two sections where there is a bifurcation in the network (Noida/Vaishali section and Kirti Nagar

Over 300 Delhi Cops Test Covid+, 15 In Hospital

Over 300 Delhi Cops Test Covid+, 15 In Hospital

ANI | Friday April 16, 2021, New Delhi

Over 300 Delhi Police personnel who are at the forefront of efforts to ensure that people are adhering to the Covid-19 restrictions, have been tested positive for coronavirus in the last few days.

Tattoo Helps Police Trace Rail Accident Victim's Family In Maharashtra

Tattoo Helps Police Trace Rail Accident Victim's Family In Maharashtra

Press Trust of India | Friday April 16, 2021, Thane

A tattoo on the arm of a railway accident victim helped the police trace the family of the man in Dombivili town of Maharashtra's Thane district, police said on Thursday.

At 40.5 Degrees, Delhi Records Hottest Day So Far This Season

At 40.5 Degrees, Delhi Records Hottest Day So Far This Season

Press Trust of India | Thursday April 15, 2021, New Delhi

Delhi recorded a maximum of 40.5 degrees Celsius on Thursday, the highest this season so far, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said. The minimum temperature settled at 21.5 degrees Celsius, a notch above normal.

Delhi Surpasses Mumbai To Become Worst-Hit COVID-19 City In India

Delhi Surpasses Mumbai To Become Worst-Hit COVID-19 City In India

Press Trust of India | Thursday April 15, 2021, New Delhi

Delhi recorded over 17,000 cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday to become the worst-affected city in the country, leaving financial capital Mumbai far behind in the daily tally.

Lab Technician Arrested For Allegedly Issuing Fake Covid Negative Report In Maharashtra: Cops

Lab Technician Arrested For Allegedly Issuing Fake Covid Negative Report In Maharashtra: Cops

Press Trust of India | Thursday April 15, 2021, Thane

A lab technician has been arrested for allegedly issuing bogus COVID-19 negative certificates for Rs 1,000 each in Maharashtra's Thane district, police said on Thursday.