Coronavirus in Madhya Pradesh: BJP leader Prabhat Jha, 2 MLAs test corona positive

The Free Press Journal
BHOPAL: BJP vice president Prabhat Jha and two BJP MLAs tested corona positive on Monday. MLAs Sardendu Tiwari (Churhat) and Sanjay Sharma (Tendukheda) have tested positive. Jha was in Gwalior-Chambal for the last 7-8 days for party work. He has appealed to party men who contacted him during this period, to undergo corona test.

State recorded 64,157 positive cases…

Bhopal: 7000 residents to be tested under sero survey

The Free Press Journal
BHOPAL: More than 7,000 people will be tested randomly in the state capital under serological survey to check the prevalence of antibodies in them amid the raging Covid-19 outbreak.

Teams comprising 60 health workers will conduct door-to-door Sero-survey in the city. The training of the health workers will begin from September 3.

The sero-survey is conducted to…

Unlock 4.0 Diary, Day 1: PMC to motivate cured Covid patients to donate plasma,

The Indian Express
India detected 78,512 new cases of the novel coronavirus in the past 24 hours, taking the country’s tally beyond 36 lakh. Of the 36,21,246 cases of Covid-19 in India, 7,81,975 patients are under treatment for the disease, while 27,74,802 have recovered, the Union Health Ministry said.

As many as 971 deaths were reported, taking the toll to 64,469. Covid-19 infections worldwide…

‘Fine-tuning COVID-19 containment strategy will be priority’

The Hindu
P. Kumaravel Pandian taking charge as Commissioner, Coimbatore Corporation, on Monday.

Fine-tuning Coimbatore Corporation’s COVID-19 containment strategy would be his priority, said P. Kumaravel Pandian, who on Monday took charge as Commissioner.

Mr. Pandian told reporters that he hoped to draw from his COVID-19 containment experience as Deputy Commissioner, Works, Greater Chennai▪ …

Sudden spike in Covid-19 cases in Delhi cannot be ignored: HC

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Monday said that the sudden spike of Covid-19 cases cannot be ignored. The court has directed Delhi government to file a status report on the measures taken by the state government to re-strategise the testing plan in Delhi so that maximum number of persons, who are asymptomatic, can undergo a test through RT-PCR to prevent the spread of COVID-19…

Safety measures to be ensured in places of worship

The Hindu
Prominent places of worship in Coimbatore district, most of which remained closed since March, are set to reopen for devotees from Tuesday.

Officials at the Hindu Religious and Charitable Endowments (HR&CE) Department said major temples, including the Subramaniyaswami Temple in Marudamalai, Patteeswarar Temple in Perur, Koniamman Temple in Town Hall and Thandu Mariamman Temple on…

ASHA worker greeted with hero’s welcome on return from Covid care centre

Imphal Free Press
The 60 years old ASHA worker, Hevei Haokip from ward no.5 in Kangpokpi district is the frontline worker among many others infected with the deadly virus in the district during the pandemic COVID-19.

The 60 years old ASHA worker, Hevei Haokip from ward no.5 in Kangpokpi district is the frontline worker among many others infected with the deadly…

The Latest: WHO official warns against reopening too quickly

Montana Right
GENEVA ? The head of the World Health Organization is warning that opening up societies too quickly amid the coronavirus pandemic is a ?recipe for disaster.?

WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus advises that ?the more control countries have over the virus, the more they can open up,? and insists that countries that are serious about opening up must also be serious about…

Russia to allow BD to produce corona vaccine

Daily Observer – Bangladesh
Russia wants to be familiar with Bangladesh’s vaccine production capacity and Russia will allow Bangladesh to produce coronavirus vaccine if there is an opportunity.

Health Minister Zahid Maleque came up with the remark on Monday during a press briefing at the Secretariat on Monday.

However, Health Minister said…