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UP CM Adityanath issues directive to protect armed police from infection

Yogi Adityanath

With an increasing number of frontline workers testing positive for Covid-19, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Adityanath on Tuesday instructed officials to protect the state’s armed police from the infection. Adityanath stressed that the police, provincial armed constabulary (PAC), fire services and government railway police (GRP) personnel needed to be protected from […]

Malls, restaurants to reopen as lockdown is extended till June 30

Medics collect a swab sample of an air passenger from Chicago for COVID-19 test who landed in Hyderabad and arrived at his native city by bus, during the ongoing Covid-19 nationwide lockdown, in Vijayawada. Photo: PTI

India on Saturday eased a weeks-long lockdown to contain the coronavirus outbreak, allowing places of worship, malls, restaurants and hotels to reopen from June 8 and education places later. Restrictions in containment zones, places worst affected in the outbreak, will continue under lockdown till June 30. Schools, colleges, and other educational […]

Ahmedabad civil hospital to serve herbal tea as per Ayush guidelines

Healthcare workers take a swab sample of a commuter-train worker during a test amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in Bogor, West Java province, Indonesia. Photo: Reuters

Even as ayurvedic treatment is making its way amid the Covid-19 (coronavirus) pandemic outbreak, Ahmedabad civil hospital on Thursday said that it will now serve its patients with ‘herbal tea’ based on the Centre’s guidelines. The Central government’s Ayush ministry has suggested daily distribution of herbal tea for enhancing immunity of […]