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No need to panic as rice will be supplied to every beneficiary: Srinivas Reddy

03 Apr 2020 | 4:32 PM

Hyderabad, Apr 3(UNI) Telangana Civil Supplies Corporation Chairman Mareddy Srinivas Reddy said as per the instruction of Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao 12 kg free rice will be distributed to 2.80 crore beneficiaries in Telangana.

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Mangaluru: Roads wear deserted look after ban on vehicular movement

03 Apr 2020 | 4:29 PM

Mangaluru, Apr 3(UNI) Roads in Mangaluru wore a deserted look on Friday following a complete ban on movement of all types of vehicles except emergency service vehicles in a bid to contain the spread of Covid-19.

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Robotic nurses to deliver medicines, food for corona patients

03 Apr 2020 | 4:19 PM

Chennai, April 3 (UNI) In a bid to limit direct contacts
and reduce the risk of infection for nursing staffs, the
Tamil Nadu government would be using robotic nurses
to deliver medicines and food to coronavirus patients.

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IIT Hyd CfHE-incubated startup develops low-cost & portable emergency use ventilator

03 Apr 2020 | 4:17 PM

Hyderabad, Apr 3 (UNI) Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Hyderabad Center for Healthcare Entrepreneurship (CfHE) incubated startup Aerobiosys Innovations has developed a low-cost, portable, emergency-use ventilator.

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COVID prevention : New comers to be accommodated in select prisons

03 Apr 2020 | 4:10 PM

Chennai, Apr 3 (UNI) The Tamil Nadu Prison Department has been
taking various precautionary measures to prevent spread of Covid-19
among the inmates in jails across the State, including earmarking
specific prisons in districts to accommodate new comers.

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Hyderabad-based vaccine leader Bharat Biotech to develop Intranasal vaccine ‘ CoroFlu’ for Covid-19

Hyderabad-based vaccine leader Bharat Biotech to develop Intranasal vaccine ‘ CoroFlu’ for Covid-19

03 Apr 2020 | 3:59 PM

Hyderabad, Apr 3 (UNI) Pandemic Vaccine leader Bharat Biotech on Friday announced that a unique intranasal vaccine ‘ CoroFlu’ is under development.

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COVID-19: One more tests positive in Bagalkote, Karnataka

03 Apr 2020 | 3:34 PM

Bangalore, Apr 3 (UNI) A Covid-19 Positive case has been detected in Bagalkote on Friday morning, taking the total number of cases to 125 in the state, which includes three deaths and 11 discharged persons.

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COVID-19: District Wenlock Hospital starts trails for testing

03 Apr 2020 | 3:27 PM

Mangaluru, Apr 3 (UNI) The District Wenlock Hospital, which was sanctioned a COVID-19 testing Laboratory by the ICMR recently, has initiated trial for testing here on Friday.

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Covid-19: K'taka CM holds meeting with Minority leaders & Legislators

Covid-19: K'taka CM holds meeting with Minority leaders & Legislators

03 Apr 2020 | 3:26 PM

Bengalluru, Apr 3 (UNI) Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa on Friday appealed to the Minority leaders and Legislators to cooperate with the State government in fighting against the dreaded disease Corona virus (Covid-19).

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Cyient to partner with Hitachi Rail to accelerate signaling technology deployment

03 Apr 2020 | 2:58 PM

Hyderabad, Apr 3 (UNI) Cyient, a global engineering and technology solutions company, on Friday announced that it had signed an agreement with Hitachi Rail to deliver a series of project engineering services to support Hitachi Rail accelerate the evolution of its signaling technology and expand and enhance its project execution capacity.

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Ramadass urges PU to help nation in its fight against COVID-19

03 Apr 2020 | 2:51 PM

Puducherry, Apr 3 (UNI) Former Lok Sabha member from Puducherry Prof M Ramadass on Friday urged the Pondicherry Central University (PU) to come forward to help the nation in its fight against the Coronavirus.

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Heartfulness Institute assists Cyberabad Commissionerate by providing 8K packets of food daily

03 Apr 2020 | 2:43 PM

Hyderabad, Apr 3 (UNI) Heartfulness Institute (Shri Ram Chandra Mission) is supporting the administration of Cyberabad Commissionerate with 8000 food packets every day until the lockdown period and further reaching out to 2000 people on their own to provide them with lunch since March 30.

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COVID-19 : Farmers in Idukki faces huge crisis as vendors stopped buying cardamom, pepper

03 Apr 2020 | 2:33 PM

Idukki, Apr 3 (UNI) The farmers in Idukki were facing a huge crisis as vendors have stopped buying cardamom, pepper and tea due to the lockdown imposed in the country to curb the spread of Coronavirus.

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Armed forces working hand-in-hand with civilians in fight against Covid-19

Armed forces working hand-in-hand with civilians in fight against Covid-19

03 Apr 2020 | 2:29 PM

Visakhapatnam, Apr 3 (UNI) Armed Forces have been working round-the-clock to provide medical and logistics support to the needy to contain COVID-19 pandemic.

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BJP demands more labs, hospitals for COVID-19 testing in Telangana

03 Apr 2020 | 2:28 PM

Hyderabad, Apr 3 (UNI) Telangana Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) unit on Friday demanded to allow more labs and hospitals as per the ICMR guidelines and approval criteria for Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) testing in the state.

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