India reports 62 deaths, 2,547 coronavirus cases

India’s coronavirus positive cases climbed to 2,547 on Friday, with the death toll across states rising to 62, the Union health ministry said.The number of active coronavirus cases stands at 2,322, while 162 people have either been cured or discharged and one had migrated, according to health ministry...

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Indore’s 80% Covid-19 cases have no travel history, say officials

Around 80% of the Covid-19 positive people in Indore do not have a known travel history, the health officials said, pointing at the possible local transmission of the virus in Madhya Pradesh’s business capital.Indore recorded its first Covid-19 case on March 25, five days after the first four cases...

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Bookings closed for domestic, international travel till Apr 30: Air India

National carrier Air India on Friday stopped advance bookings for all flights till April 30 even as the lockdown is in effect till April 14.“Air India bookings are now closed till April 30. We are awaiting a decision post April 14, “ an Air India official said.To be sure, bookings for both domestic...

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600 foreign Tablighi Jamaat workers found hiding across Delhi, and counting

Early this week when the security establishment and health workers came close to completing the evacuation of 2,300 people from the Tablighi Jamaat headquarters in central Delhi’s, investigations led the police to conclude that there were more foreigners staying in different mosques in the national...

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11 recovered from coronavirus in Kuwait – Total 93

Kuwaiti Minister of Health Sheikh Dr. Basel Al-Sabah on Saturday announced the recovery of 11 cases from the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), raising the country’s total recoveries to 93.Speaking to KUNA, the minister said lab tests and analyses had shown the recovery of the patient.The already treated...

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Kuwait municipality shuts auto stores over coronavirus fears

Kuwait Municipality Director General Mohammad Al-Manfouhi on Friday ordered the closing all stores for selling and repairing and maintaining auto spare parts as part of precautions against the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).Al-Manfouhi said in a statement roads’ back-up services for motorists and stores...

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80 suspected coronavirus cases transferred to Jaber Hospital

Sources revealed that 58 people were transferred from the Firefighting headquarters building, which was transformed into a makeshift quarantine zone, to the Jaber Hospital on suspicion of being infected with the coronavirus, reported Al-Rai daily.The daily added that also 22 suspected cases were transferred...

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MoH visits Mishref quarantine center

Minister of Health (MoH) Sheikh Dr. Basil Al-Sabah lead a group for an inspection of the Mishref exhibition grounds that will be used as a quarantine zone, reported Al Rai daily.The daily added that the exhibition hall will be used as a quarantine center for suspected cases of coronavirus infections...

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Kuwait municipality launches massive sanitization campaign

Kuwait Minister of State for Municipal Affairs Waleed Al-Jassem announced the biggest sanitization campaign in the Capital Governorate within the framework of the efforts to contain the spread of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19).“The campaign kick-started at Al-Mubarakiyah marketplace and will cover...

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CBSE to device a mechanism to declare the result of students studying abroad

In a Corrigendum to CBSE Board Press Release dated 01st April 2020, addressed to all the principals of affiliated schools Joint Secretary/Regional Officer (Delhi) Mr. J K Yadav has clarified the below. This is with reference to press release issued by the Board on 01st April 2020 wherein it is informed...

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