Tag: Lockdown

Weekend Lockdown In Maharashtra From 8pm-7am, Stricter Curbs From Monday
60-Hour Lockdown In MP's Urban Areas From Friday Evening

Bhopal: Owing to the rising cases of coronavirus, the Madhya Pradesh government has decided to put all urban areas under lockdown from 6 p.m. on Friday evening to 6 a.m.…

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From Bollywood Dreams To Selling Momos In Cuttack Streets, How Pandemic Turned Tables For Suchismita

Cuttack: The Covid-19 pandemic has affected the life and livelihood of every individual irrespective of his/her personal, professional, economic or social background. Those in the glamour and showbiz world are not immune to the pandemic turmoil. Suchismita Routray, a young woman from Cuttack’s Jhanjirmangala who worked as an assistant camera person in Bollywood for five […]

Germany's Lockdown Extended To April 18

Berlin: German leaders on Tuesday agreed to extend the country’s coronavirus lockdown until April 18 to contain a new wave of infections and to tighten measures for a five-day period over the Easter holidays. Chancellor Angela Merkel and leaders of the country’s federal states reached an agreement on the strict lockdown measures early in the […]

Lockdown, Night Curfew Fear Hangs Over Odisha After Sudden Surge In Covid-19 Cases

Bhubaneswar: The sudden spike in the daily Covid-19 cases on Monday set alarm bells ringing in government corridors in the State as top officials huddled into emergency meeting to review and assess the pandemic situation amid fears of a second wave knocking on the doors of the State. Emerging out of a review meeting chaired […]

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Odisha Issues Fresh Guidelines Amid Threat of New Covid Strain

Bhubaneswar: Amid fresh spike in the cases of Covid-19 in various States like Maharashtra, Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, Punjab, Haryana, the Odisha Government has alerted people with fresh guidelines to prevent the spread of the virus with its new strain which is said to be more dangerous and highly contagious than the older one. In an […]

Cannot Go Back To Lockdown Era, Need To Contain Spread Of Virus: Odisha CM To PM Modi
Lockdown-Like Situation Can Be Avoided If People Follow Covid-19 Guidelines: Odisha CM

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Sunday urged the people of the State to strictly follow COVID-19 guidelines to prevent a possible lockdown-like situation. Though the overall Covid-19 situation is under control in Odisha, people need to strictly adhere to the existing protocols, he said. In his address, Patnaik said that the Covid-19 situation […]

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96 Percent People Faced Drop In Earnings During Lockdown: Survey

Mumbai: Nearly 96 per cent of the people surveyed under a food rights campaign in Maharashtra faced a drop in their earnings during the coronavirus-induced lockdown last year, claims a social body. Job losses and non-availability of casual work were the key reasons for this, and every fifth respondent was forced to go hungry because […]

Health Minister Responds To Lockdown Possibility In Odisha

Bhubaneswar: The spike in Covid-19 cases in several States in the country has rung an alarm bell, especially among the health department officials in Odisha who have now geared up to prevent a similar outbreak for the second time in the State. Apart from the senior administrative officials, there seems to be panic among people […]

Maharashtra Govt Imposes Section 144 For 15 Days, CM Thackeray Says It’s Not 'Lockdown'
Surge In Covid-19 Cases: Gatherings To Be Banned In Maharashtra From Monday, Says CM

Mumbai: Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Sunday announced that in view of the rising COVID-19 cases, all political, religious and social gatherings will be prohibited in the state from Monday. In his televised address, he also said that political agitations will not be allowed for the next few days as they attract crowd. “The […]

Covid-19 Surge: Will Lockdown Return In Odisha?

Bhubaneswar: Amid the surge of Covid-19 in some states in the country of late, the Odisha government on Saturday cautioned people to follow the pandemic protocol strictly in order to avoid the possible return of lockdown situation in the State. “We can’t rule out the likelihood of a re-imposition of lockdown if people don’t take […]