Mega COVID surge in India; Maharshtra imposes janta curfew | Top Headlines

Here are the top headlines for today:

1. Mega COVID surge in India
Over 1.85 lac new cases recorded in last 24 hours, active cases stand over 13 lac now

2. Lack of COVID facilities stress hospital managements
Oxygen facilities, ICU beds and life-saving drugs are running out at hospitals that are treating COVID patients

3. Maharashtra imposes severe curfew-like restrictions till May 1
In a bid to curb the spread of the virus, Maharashtra CM imposed strict restrictions for 15 days.

4. Delhi records over 13k infections in the last 24 hours
Delhi CM urges people to follow COVID norms

5. Massive gatherings continue across the nation
Kumbh Mela, farmers' protest are the top super spreader sites

6. Didi takes to the street minutes after the EC embargo ended
West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee will visit Sitalkuchi in Cooch Behar

7. Former Maharashtra Anil Deshmukh to be quizzed by CBI today
Vasooligate probe gathers steam