CAL 7 OD-VIRUS-ZONES More containment zones in Sundargarh, Jajpur as COVID-19 cases in Odisha rise Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government on Sunday declared more areas as containment zones to conduct active surveillance and aggressive contact- tracing after nine people tested COVID-19 positive in the last 24 hours.
CAL 9 AS-LOCKDOWN-MOVEMENT Movement of stranded people within Assam till Apr 30: Sarma Guwahati: The Assam government has extended the period allowing movement of the stranded people, who have already applied for passes to travel home by personal vehicles and buses within the state, till April 30, Health and Finance Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said on Sunday.
CAL 10 OD-LOCKDOWN-JAGANNATH 'Chandan Yatra', 'Akshaya Tritiya' festivals held inside Jagannath temple premises Bhubaneswar: 'Chandan Yatra' and 'Akshaya Tritiya' rituals marking the beginning of preparations for Lord Jagannath's annual Rath Yatra, which are held outside the Puri temple, were conducted inside the premises of the shrine on Sunday and in absence of devotees in view of the coronavirus outbreak.
CAL 11 JH-VIRUS-CASES Jharkhand sees highest single-day jump in COVID-19 cases, 15 people test positive Ranchi: Fifteen people tested positive for COVID-19 on Sunday in Jharkhand, the highest single-day jump in the number cases yet, officials said.
CAL 12 BH-VIRUS-LD CASES 19 more test positive for COVID-19 in Bihar; total reaches 274 Patna: Nineteen more people tested positive for COVID-19 in Bihar on Sunday, taking the total number of cases in the state to 274, a top Health department official said here.
CES 16 AS-LOCKDOWN-SONOWAL Assam govt doing best to provide support to elderly, destitute amid lockdown: Sonowal Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Sunday said the state government was doing its best to provide help and support to the elderly and destitute with all departments working together to defeat the scourge of the coronavirus.
CES 18 WB-BJP-LD PROTEST Bengal BJP members hold sit-in at home over alleged COVID-19 mismanagement by state govt Kolkata:, Apr 26 (PTI) Members and supporters of the BJP's West Bengal unit on Sunday held a silent sit-in at their homes in protest against alleged mismanagement by the state government in tackling the coronavirus crisis. PTI RG RG