CAL 2 AR-VIRUS-CASES 83 fresh COVID-19 cases in Arunachal; count rises to 1,673 Itanagar: Eighty-three more people, including 14 security personnel and seven healthcare workers, tested positive for COVID-19 in Arunachal Pradesh on Sunday, taking the state's tally to 1,673, an official said.
CAL 3 BH-LD LEGISLATURE-MONSOON SESSION Day-long, truncated monsoon session of Bihar legislature on Monday Patna: The two Houses of Bihar legislature will meet here on Monday for a truncated, one-day monsoon session, which could be the last for the state assembly whose term expires in November.
CAL 5 OD-VIRUS-CASES Odisha's COVID-19 tally rises to 34,913 with 1,434 new cases, death toll mounts to 197 Bhubaneswar: Odisha's coronavirus tally shot up to 34,913 on Sunday with 1,434 fresh cases, while 10 more fatalities pushed the death toll to 197, a health department official said.
CAL 6 BH-SUSHANT-FRIEND-FLATMATE Bihar police looking for Rajput s flatmate Pithani, city SP leaves for Mumbai: IG Patna Patna: Bihar police is looking for Sushant Singh Rajputs flatmate Siddharth Pithani to record his statement in the actor's death case but has failed to locate him so far, a top state police officer said on Sunday.
CAL 7 AS-VIRUS-LOCKDOWN Assam allows inter-district travel on 2 days of week; night curfew, weekend shutdown to continue Guwahati: The Assam government has issued a new set of guidelines, allowing inter-district movement on two days of the week, and hundred per cent office attendance from Monday to Friday.
CAL 8 TR-VIRUS-BABY-DEATH Two-day-old baby dies of COVID-19 in Tripura Agartala: A two-day-old baby has died due to COVID-19 in Tripura, becoming the state's youngest coronavirus fatality, a Health Department official said on Sunday.
CES 1 WB-VIRUS-SELFMEDICATION Self-medication with borrowed prescriptions adding to COVID crisis, say doctors Kolkata: The very thought of contracting COVID-19 and the possibility of social ostracism making people hit the panic button, quite a few with symptoms of the disease are resorting to self-medication, relying on peer advice and borrowed prescriptions, despite doctors warning against it.
CES 2 AS-VIRUS-PRISONER Assam Police nabs COVID-19 positive prisoner who escaped from hospital Kokrajhar: A rape-accused coronavirus positive prisoner, who had managed to escape from a hospital in Assam's Kokrajhar district, was arrested on Sunday from Lungshun area along the Indo-Bhutan border, police said.
CES 3 BH-EMBANKMENT Tirhut canal breaches embankment in Bihar's Muzaffarpur district Muzaffarpur: An embankment of Tirhut canal in Bihar's Muzaffarpur district breached in the early hours of Sunday, inundating at least six villages, an official release said.
CES 4 WB-LOAN-DISCOM Bengal takes Rs 1,022-cr loan from Centre to iron out discom liquidity stress Kolkata: West Bengal has taken a Rs 1,022 crore transition loan from the Centre to help its power distribution company tide over liquidity stress amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
CES 5 WB-BJP-LOCKDOWN Lockdown in Bengal on day of bhumi pujan in Ayodhya reflects TMC's anti-Hindu mindset: BJP Kolkata: The BJP on Sunday slammed the Bengal government for its decision to clamp total lockdown on August 5 - the day scheduled for 'bhumi pujan' (groundbreaking ceremony) in Ayodhya for the Ram temple - contending that it reflected the 'anti-Hindu mindset' of the ruling dispensation.
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