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  • Eight new cases take Assam's COVID 19 tally to 24
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  • Chinese man sentenced to 18 months in prison for obstructing COVID-19 prevention, treatment
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COVID-19: Mah death toll rises to 19, 416 positive

02 Apr 2020 | 9:01 PM

Mumbai, April 2 (UNI) The death toll of COVID-19 affected in Maharastra rose from 16 to 19 and the number of positive cases rose by 81, from 335 to 416 on Thursday, officials said here.

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SAVWIPL donates 1 cr to setup dedicated COVID-19 facility

02 Apr 2020 | 8:53 PM

Aurangabad,Apr 2 (UNI) SKODA AUTO Volkswagen India Private Limited (SAVWIPL) pledges financial aid of Rs one crore towards the setup of the dedicated COVID-19 facility by Pune based Sassoon General Hospital.

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Goa ministers to contribute 1 month salary to COVID-19 fund

02 Apr 2020 | 8:02 PM

Panaji, Apr 2 (UNI) Ministers in Goa will contribute one month salary to Covid 19-fund.

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46 persons who had attended Tabligh-e-Jamaat meet have been identified : Goa CM

02 Apr 2020 | 7:55 PM

Panaji, Apr 2 (UNI) Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Thursday said that 46 persons who had arrived in the state after attending Tabligh-e-Jamaat meet at Nizamuddin in Delhi last month had been identified and police instructed to search for them everywhere even in peopl's home without a search warrant.

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2023 foreign tourists evacuated from Goa

02 Apr 2020 | 7:30 PM

Panaji, April 2 (UNI) The tenth flight with stranded foreign tourists left Goa International Airport on Thursday, taking total number of evacuated international tourists from the state to 2023.

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COVID-19: Second confirmed case reported from Dharavi

02 Apr 2020 | 7:24 PM

Mumbai, Apr 2 (UNI) A resident of Dharavi reportedly tested COVID-19 positive on Thursday after a man died while undergoing treatment at a government hospital.

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Thane Police appeals mosques not to hold religious gatherings on Shab-e-Barat

02 Apr 2020 | 7:20 PM

Thane, Apr 2 (UNI) Thane Police on Thursday appealed the clerics as well as trustees of the mosques in Bhiwandi town not to hold religious gatherings on the occasion of Shab-e-Barat which will fall on April 8.

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Maharashtra set to conduct rapid COVID-19 testing on mass scale: Health Minister

Maharashtra set to conduct rapid COVID-19 testing on mass scale: Health Minister

02 Apr 2020 | 7:18 PM

Pune, Apr 2 ( UNI) The Centre has allowed Maharashtra to conduct rapid, mass-scale COVID-19 testing by using blood samples to expedite the detection of coronavirus cases, Health Minister Rajesh Tope said on Thursday.

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Covid-19: Nanded authority tracing 14 who attended Nizamuddin congregation

02 Apr 2020 | 7:05 PM

Nanded, Apr 2 (UNI) District Collector Vipin Itankar on Thursday informed consistent efforts are being made to trace a group of 14 persons who participated in the religious congregation at the Nizamuddin mosque of Delhi.
On Wednesday, the administration reported that it has successfully identified first set of eleven persons, out of which, nine were traced.

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Follow directives given by govt, doctors to tackle COVID-19 crisis: RSS

02 Apr 2020 | 6:50 PM

Nagpur, Apr 2 (UNI) Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) on Thursday said that it was necessary to follow the directives of government as well as doctors so as to effectively tackle the COVID-19 crisis.

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MP Jasbir Gill appeals to PM, CM Uddhav to bring home devotees stranded at Hazur Sahib

02 Apr 2020 | 6:45 PM

Nanded, Apr 2 (UNI) Jasbir Singh Gill, the parliamentarian from Punjab, on Thursday made an appeal to the Prime Minister Narendra Modi as well as the Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray to make travel arrangements for the devotees who are stranded at the Sachkhand Gurudwara Hazur Sahib here.

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Khargone in MP records max temp 41.5 deg C

02 Apr 2020 | 5:37 PM

Pune, Apr 2 (UNI) Day temperatures were markedly above normal in some parts of Assam and Meghalaya and were appreciably above normal in some parts of Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram, Tripura and in remaining parts of Assam and Meghalaya.

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Covid-19: One more succumbs in Gujarat, total casualty seven, cases 87

02 Apr 2020 | 4:12 PM

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Gandhinagar, Apr 2 (UNI) Gujarat reported one more death and five new cases of Covid-19 in past 12 hours, taking the total number of casualties to seven while cases to 87, Health official informed on Thursday.

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Kareena, Saif  donate to PM and Maharashtra CM's Covid-19 relief funds

Kareena, Saif donate to PM and Maharashtra CM's Covid-19 relief funds

02 Apr 2020 | 4:05 PM

Pune Apr 2 ( UNI) After donating to UNICEF to combat coronavirus, Kareena Kapoor and Saif Ali Khan on Thursday announced contribution to PM-Cares Fund and Maharashtra's CM Relief Fund to fight the pandemic.

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Oil companies serving clients during lockdown

02 Apr 2020 | 1:56 PM

Aurangabad, Apr 2 (UNI) Oil companies like IOC, BPCL and HPC are providing essential services to consumers during the period of lockdown that is currently being implemented to prevent the spread of Novel Coronavirus.
'Customers do not feel the lack of LPG gas in their homes, and all our distributors and distributor networks are desperately trying to ensure that cylinders are distributed to each household so that they are safe in their homes', said Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited statement on Thursday.

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