CAL 2 OD-VIRUS-CASES Odisha reports 2,275 new COVID-19 cases, 17 more fatalities Bhubaneswar: Odisha's COVID-19 tally mounted to 2,56,937 with 2,275 people testing positive for the infection on Tuesday, while 17 fresh fatalities raised the toll in the coastal state to 1,057, a senior health department official here said.
CAL 3 BH-POLL-NITISH Nitish addresses second virtual poll rally; mocks claim of 'inexperienced' rival leadership Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Tuesday mocked rivals claim of bringing qualitative changes in the health and other fields if voted to power, asking them to look back at their track record during 15 years they were in power in the state.
CAL 4 WB-DHANKHAR-TURBAN Turban episode a blatant human rights violation : Dhankhar Kolkata: West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar, who has been at loggerheads with Mamata Banerjee-headed TMC government in the state, Tuesday termed the alleged pulling off of a turban of a Sikh during scuffle between the police and BJP protestors as a 'blatant human rights violation'.
CES 1 JH-VIRUS-CASES Jharkhand reports 510 new COVID-19 cases, 11 fresh fatalities Ranchi: Jharkhand's COVID-19 tally rose to 93,035 as 510 more people tested positive for the infection, a health department official said on Tuesday.
CES 2 AR-VIRUS-CASES Arunachal's COVID-19 tally rises to 12,367 with 220 fresh cases Itanagar: At least 220 more people, including five security personnel and two health workers, have tested positive for COVID-19 in Arunachal Pradesh, pushing the tally to 12,367, an official said on Tuesday.
CES 4 TR-VIRUS-CASES 217 fresh COVID-19 cases, one more fatality in Tripura Agartala: Tripura's COVID-19 tally mounted to 28,678 on Tuesday as 217 more people tested positive for the disease, a health department official said.
CES 5 MG-CM-URANIUM Will examine demand for inquiry into uranium tank leakage: Meghalaya CM Shillong: Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma has said his government would examine a demand for an independent inquiry into alleged leakage of toxic waste from tanks containing uranium effluents in South West Khasi Hills, weeks after locals claimed cracks have developed in them.
CES 6 MG-VIRUS- COUNCIL POLLS Meghalaya defers Garo Hills district council elections due to COVID-19 Shillong: The Meghalaya government has decided to postpone the elections to the Garo Hills Autonomous District Council (GHADC) for an indefinite period in the wake of the COVID-19 crisis and will appoint a board of administrators for the 30-member local body for six months, Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma said.
CES 7 WB-SOUMITRA-CONDITION Actor Soumitra Chatterjee's heath condition still critical, says doctor Kolkata: The health condition of veteran actor Soumitra Chatterjee continued to be 'critical' on Tuesday, with doctors at the hospital, where he is undergoing treatment, now planning to put him on invasive ventilation.
CES 8 AS-VIRUS-HIMANTA COVID-19 graph in Assam starts flattening: Health minister Guwahati: Assam Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Tuesday claimed that the COVID-19 curve in the state has started flattening with constant fall in the positivity rate of coronavirus cases. PTI RG RG