IMD announces that it expects monsoon rainfall to be normal this year:The India Meteorological Department (IMD) today announced that it expects monsoon rainfall to be normal this year. “Southwest monsoon seasonal (June to September) rainfall over the country as a whole is likely to be normal (96-104%),” the IMD said in its first stage Long Range Forecast (LRF) for monsoons.
Mumbai Police arrests person allegedly responsible for instigating migrant workers for agitation, protest:In Maharashtra, Mumbai Police have arrested a person allegedly responsible for instigating the agitation that led to the protest by migrant workers in the metropolis yesterday.
Union Cabinet secretary meets state Chief secretaries, Directors General of Police on smooth implementation of revised lockdown guidelines:Union Cabinet Secretary held a meeting with State Chief Secretaries and Directors General of Police to discuss smooth and effective implementation of revised guidelines that were issued by the Centre today.
Union Cabinet Secretary held a meeting with State Chief Secretaries and Directors General of Police to discuss smooth and effective implementation of revised guidelines that were issued by the Centre today.:The Centre today notified a new set of guidelines in light of the extension of the nationwide lockdown till 3rd of May.
Centre notifies new set of guidelines for implementation on extension of nationwide lockdown till 3rd May:The Centre today notified a new set of guidelines in light of the extension of the nationwide lockdown till 3rd of May.
Centre releases new lockdown guidelines till May 3:The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA), on Wednesday, released fresh guidelines for the COVID-19 lockdown, which has been extended till May 3. Wearing of face cover is compulsory in all public places, workplaces. Spitting in public places shall be punishable with fine. A decision will be taken on easing restrictions in some places after April 20.
Train and flight services remain suspended till May 3:Passenger trains as well as domestic and international airline operations to remain suspended till May 3, in the wake of extension of coronavirus enforced lockdown countrywide.
Sufficient stock of food and medicine: HM Amit Shah:Amid coronavirus situation in Indian and world over, Home Minister Amit Shah has assured the people that there is enough stock of food, medicines and other essential commodities.
HM Amit Shah speaks to CM Uddhav Thackeray after lockdown violation in Bandra, Mumbai:Home Minister Amit Shah on Tuesday dialled Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray after hundreds of migrant workers in Mumbai turned up at the Bandra West railway station, demanding that railways start trains to take them home.
Government to issue guidelines for Lockdown 2.0 today:PM Modi announces 7-point formula and urges countrymen to follow the same. Detailed guidelines for lockdown 2.0 will be given on Wednesday.
Bangladesh reports 219 fresh corona infections, 4 deaths:In the largest single day increase, Bangladesh reported 219 fresh cases of Corona infection in the country and 4 more deaths including a physician in 24 hours since Tuesday afternoon.