More Coronavirus Tests Needed in UP, Amit Shah Tells Yogi Adityanath

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal was present at the meeting (File) New Delhi: Union home minister Amit Shah held a meet today to review the coronavirus situation in the National Capital Region — comprising Delhi and parts of Haryana and Uttar Pradesh — where he stressed on more testing and early hospitalization to reduce mortality […]

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India’s First Plasma Bank Opens In Delhi: Who Can Donate, Other Rules

Those aged between 18 and 60 years and weighing not less than 50 kg can also donate. New Delhi: India’s first plasma bank was inaugurated in Delhi this afternoon by Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal as he appealed to all those who can donate plasma to come forward and help others. The Delhi government has launched […]

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Coronavirus “Under Control” In Delhi: Arvind Kejriwal Cites Numbers

Arvind Kejriwal said testing, which has been increased, also indicates a slowdown of the virus. New Delhi: Delhi has managed to slow down the spread of coronavirus for now, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said today, citing figures that fall short of predictions for June. In place of the predicted 60,000 active cases by the end […]

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Delhi To Have Plasma Bank, Arvind Kejriwal Asks Covid Survivors To Donate

New Delhi: The Delhi government will create a plasma bank to fight coronavirus, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said this afternoon, urging those who have recovered from the infection to donate plasma to help other patients. “The Delhi government will set up a plasma bank, I request people to donate plasma to save lives of COVID-19 […]

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Senior Doctor, Working At Delhi’s COVID-19 Hospital, Dies

LNJP hospital was declared a COVID-19 dedicated hospital on March 17. New Delhi: A senior doctor who was working at a COVID-19 hospital in Delhi died early this morning. He was 56. Doctor Asheem Gupta, was working as an anaesthesia specialist in the Lok Nayak Jai Prakash hospital, which has been declared a COVID-19 hospital. He […]

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“Like 15-Day Detention”: Arvind Kejriwal On Centre’s COVID-19 Order For Delhi

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejrwial has asked the centre to withdraw its order (File) New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has requested the centre to withdraw an order directing all COVID-19 patients in the national capital to visit a government-run quarantine centre for evaluation. Mr Kejriwal, whose AAP government is scrambling to contain the […]

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Arvind Kejriwal Demands Army Staff For COVID Centre. Amit Shah Responds

Amit Shah had a meeting on Sunday with Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal (File) New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has asked the centre to deploy doctors and health staff from the Army and the Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) at the upcoming 10,000-bed coronavirus facility, billed as the world’s largest. In a letter, he […]

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Amit Shah Holds Third Meet In A Week With Arvind Kejriwal On Coronavirus

Amit Shah is meeting Arvind Kejriwal, Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal and Manish Sisodia. Highlights The meetings follow top court’s rebuke of Delhi over handling of pandemic Amit Shah has formulated a unified NCR plan to fight COVID-19 Delhi’s coronavirus cases might touch 1 lakh by the end of this month New Delhi: Union home minister […]

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“Why Separate Guidelines For Delhi?” Arvind Kejriwal On 5-Day Mandatory Isolation For COVID-19 Patients

Delhi has the third highest number of coronavirus cases in India. (File) New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal this afternoon opposed Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal’s order at a meeting, according to sources, which said that no coronavirus patient in the national capital must be allowed to undergo home isolation before a mandatory five-day institutional […]

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