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DRDO develops bio suit to keep medicos, para medical staff safe  from  COVID-19

DRDO develops bio suit to keep medicos, para medical staff safe from COVID-19

03 Apr 2020 | 10:36 AM

Balasore, Apr 3 (UNI) In order to meet the exigencies in the wake of outbreak of Coronavirus, the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) has developed a bio suit to keep the medical, paramedical and other personnel engaged in combating COVID-19 safe from the deadly virus.

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Nitish Kumar demands medicines, kits equipments to control Corona pandemic

03 Apr 2020 | 12:29 AM

Patna, April 2 (UNI) Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Thursday demanded kit, medicines and equipments to control the spread of corona virus infection.

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COVID-19: 28 positive cases in Bihar

03 Apr 2020 | 12:20 AM

Patna, Apr 2 (UNI) Total number of Coronavirus positive cases in Bihar increased from 24 to 28 after detection of four new cases in the state on Thursday.

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Shillong-based migrant worker buried in Delhi

02 Apr 2020 | 10:34 PM

Shillong, April 2 (UNI) The body of a migrant worker from Meghalaya, who allegedly hanged himself at Agra in Uttar Pradesh, was laid to rest at the Indian Christian Cemetery, Burari in Delhi on Thursday.

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Meghalaya defers salaries of CM, cabinet ministers and central service officers

02 Apr 2020 | 10:32 PM

Shillong, April 2 (UNI) The Meghalaya government on Thursday night announced a 50 percent cut in the net salary of Chief Minister, cabinet ministers and all India Service Officers- IAS, IPS and IFS for the month of March.

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Sikkim Chief Miniter PS Tamang attends PM Modi’s video conference on COVID-19

02 Apr 2020 | 10:28 PM

Gangtok,Apr2 (UNI) Chief Minister PS Tamang attended the video conference with Prime Minister Narendra Modi,today.

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Sikkim: East district restricts vehicular movement at night; Emergency, ambulance & Law enforcement exempted

02 Apr 2020 | 10:23 PM

Gangtok,Apr 2 (UNI) Sikkim Govt has restricted vehicular traffic through Rangpo checkpost at night from April 3.

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Dollar Industries Ltd extends help to people affected due to COVID - 19 pandemic

02 Apr 2020 | 10:19 PM

Kolkata, Apr 2 (UNI) Dollar Industries Limited, one of the leading brands in hosiery sector,
has pledged to participate in corporate India’s response to Coronavirus Pandemic through community welfare programmes.

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Sony Pictures Sports Network announces launch of a new primetime programming slot, ‘WWE Blockbusters @ 8pm

02 Apr 2020 | 10:13 PM

Kolkata, Apr 2 (UNI) Sony Pictures Sports Network (SPSN) today announced the launch
of a new primetime programming slot, ‘WWE Blockbusters @ 8pm’, exclusively on
SONY TEN 1 and SONY TEN 3 channels.

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Meghalaya adopts decentralized model to combat COVID-19

02 Apr 2020 | 10:03 PM

Shillong, Apr 2 (UNI) The Meghalaya government has adopted a “decentralized model” to combat the contagious COVID-19 in the State to ensure effectiveness in the grassroots level.

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Sleepwell reiterates importance of sleep & encourages citizens to clock-in 8 hours of sound sleep to boost immunity

02 Apr 2020 | 10:02 PM

Kolkata, Apr 2 (UNI) Sleepwell, India’s leading mattress brand from Sheela Foam has
launched a campaign to create awareness about the importance of sound sleep,
especially, in today’s scenario.

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Puri car festival: process for construction of chariots begins on Ramnavami day

02 Apr 2020 | 10:01 PM

Puri, Apr 2 (UNI)The initiative for construction of three chariots for the annual Rath Yara of lord Jagannath his elder brother Balabhadra and sister Subhadra scheduled for June 23 next began on the auspicious occasion of Ram Navami today.

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Bengal records three Coronavirus deaths; Guv says India's effort lauded globally

02 Apr 2020 | 9:59 PM

Kolkata, Apr 02 (UNI) The death toll in the state due to Coronavirus pandemic stood at three on Thursday, while count of positive cases touched 34, including cases with travel history abroad and disease contracted from infected people.

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Assam identifies 732 people from state in Nizamuddin area of Delhi; 16 COVID-19 cases so far

02 Apr 2020 | 9:43 PM

Guwahati, Apr 2 (UNI) Assam remained on edge on the ninth day of the 21-day nationwide lockdown to combat spread of COVID 19 as the number of people from the state who were in Nizamuddin area of Delhi last month crossed 700, with all 16 positive cases reported in the state so far having travel history of the Nizamuddin Markaz.

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Fight against Coronavirus: Doctors and nurses to stay in hotels and lodges

02 Apr 2020 | 9:40 PM

Ranchi, Apr 2 (UNI) The health department is making arrangements in the hotels and lodges so that the doctors and nurses involved in the treatment of Coronavirus patients can stay put there.

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