Tag: Lockdown

Lack of smartphones, poor internet connectivity shadow digital RC, DL drive in Odisha
Lack of smartphones, poor internet connectivity shadow digital RC, DL drive in Odisha

The situation reminds of the plight of students during Covid-induced lockdown when they had to climb mountains to get proper network to attend online classes.

  • Sunday, 18 December 2022
COVID cases continue to hit record high for 3rd consecutive day in China amid protests over lockdown

China on Saturday reported over 34,900 cases, mostly that of the Omicron variant of the coronavirus, as officials went about imposing lockdowns, shutting people in their flats to cut the transmission chain.

  • Saturday, 26 November 2022
Yuzi and Dhanashree dine with Virat Kohli
Cute love story and marriage of Chahal and Dhanashree during lockdown

During an interview, the couple shared that Chahal first met Dhanashree during a dance class. Apart from being a dentist, Dhanashree is a dancer-choreographer and YouTuber.

  • Monday, 22 August 2022
Nearly a million under lockdown in Wuhan after 4 Covid cases detected

Wuhan, a city of 12 million people, became popular across the world as the first place where scientists detected the Covid-19.

  • Thursday, 28 July 2022
Curfew imposed in J&K's Bhaderwah town after communal 

Police have registered a case over the alleged inflammatory speeches and warned people against taking the law into their own hands.

  • Friday, 10 June 2022
Night Curfew, Lockdown Not Needed In Odisha, Situation Better Than Other States: Top Health Official
Night Curfew, Lockdown Not Needed In Odisha, Situation Better Than Other States: Top Health Official

Meanwhile, various state governments have announced curbs to stem the worsening situation due to the Omicron variant. The night curfew has been imposed in Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat, Delhi, Karnataka, Assam, Uttar Pradesh and Haryana.

  • Monday, 27 December 2021
China Puts 13 Million Residents In Lockdown
China Puts 13 Million Residents In Lockdown

Authorities have adopted strict pandemic control measures under their policy of seeking to drive new transmissions to zero, leading to frequent lockdowns, universal masking and mass testing. While the policy has not been entirely successful while leading to massive disruptions in travel and trade, Beijing credits it with largely containing the spread of the virus.

  • Thursday, 23 December 2021
After 20 Months, Maha Lifts All Lockdown Restrictions
After 20 Months, Maha Lifts All Lockdown Restrictions

All people must observe the Covid-19 norms like wearing face-masks, maintain at least 6 feet physical distance, ensure hygiene, sanitise/wash hands frequently, and those found violating the CAB shall be fined Rs 500.

  • Saturday, 27 November 2021
China Locks Down Lanzhaou City
Covid Third Wave: China Locks Down Lanzhaou City

After second wave of Covid-19 wrecked havoc across the globe, the threat of the third wave still persists. To prevent such an eventuality, China locked down its Lanzhou city on Tuesday.

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  • Wednesday, 27 October 2021
‘Help Us’
Can Odisha Government Restore Market Access To Bamboo Artisans?

Bamboo artisans from Kuhibahal Village under Binika Block of Sonepur district have been hit hard by the COVID19 pandemic. They have urged the Odisha government to provide assistance.

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  • Saturday, 02 October 2021
Sidharth’s Golden Heart
Sidharth Shukla Had Sent Money To 'Balika Vadhu' Co-Star Pratyusha Banerjee's Family During Lockdown

While the whole country is mourning the loss of popular actor Sidharth Shukla, several reports have surfaced proving that the actor had a golden heart.

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  • Tuesday, 07 September 2021
Partial Lockdown
Situation Not Feasible For Complete Unlock In Odisha, Says DMET Chief

With the ongoing phase of the partial lockdown ending tomorrow (July 31), all eyes are now on the official announcement of the government regarding further relaxation of restrictions for the upcoming phase.

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  • Friday, 30 July 2021
COVID Lockdown
Odisha Partial Lockdown Coming To End; Will Odisha Fully Unlock?

The partial lockdown in the State will come to an end after a day.

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  • Wednesday, 14 July 2021
How Will Odisha Govt 'Decide On Unlock'? DMET Chief Shares State's Covid Status

The daily infections are on a declining trend in Odisha, but under no circumstances people should let their guards down against Covid-19, cautioned DMET chief CBK Mohanty on Tuesday (July 13).

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  • Tuesday, 13 July 2021
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Centre Rings Alarm Bell Over High TPR In 3 Odisha Districts, Requests Strict Containment Measures

It is a point of concern that presently, 3 districts of Odisha are reporting weekly positivity of more than 10%

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021