BOM14 MH-PLASMA-TOPE First experiment of plasma therapy successful in Maha: Tope Mumbai: The first experiment to use plasma therapy for treating a COVID-19 patient has been successful in Maharashtra, Health Minister Rajesh Tope said here on Wednesday.
BOM15 GJ-VIRUS-SABARMATI-PRISONERS Two prisoners of Sabarmati jail test positive for coronavirus Ahmedabad: Two prisoners of the Sabarmati Central Jail in Ahmedabad have tested positive for coronavirus, an official said on Wednesday.
BOM9 CG-NAXALS-ENCOUNTER C'garh: Woman Naxal killed, two cops injured in encounter Raipur: A woman Naxal was killed and two police personnel were injured in an encounter in Chhattisgarh's Narayanpur district on Wednesday morning, an official said.
BOM13 MP-VIRUS-INDORE Indore: COVID-19 cases rise despite curfew; death rate drops Indore: A large number of new COVID-19 cases are coming to the fore in Madhya Pradesh's worst-hit Indore despite the curfew being in place in urban areas of the district for more than a month now.
BOM8 MH-LOCKDOWN-STUDENTS-BUSES 70 buses leave from Maha to bring back students stuck in Kota Mumbai: At least 70 state transport buses left from Maharashtra on Wednesday morning to bring back students stranded at Kota in Rajasthan due to the coronavirus-enforced lockdown, an official said.
BOM11 MH-LOCKDOWN-COP-ATTACK Man assaults cop on lockdown duty, tries to set him afire Solapur: A 35-year-old police constable on lockdown duty here in Maharashtra was injured after a man allegedly assaulted him and tried to set him ablaze, an official said on Wednesday.
BOM10 MH-VIRUS-HYDROXYCHLOROQUINE HCQ to be given to health workers treating COVID-19 patients Mumbai: Health workers involved in the treatment of coronavirus patients will be given hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) tablets as a preventive medication, the Maharashtra government has said and issued guidelines on the use of the drug.
BOM12 MH-IRRFAN-REAX Maha Governor, CM condole Irrfan Khan's demise Mumbai: Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari on Wednesday expressed grief over the death of well-known actor Irrfan Khan, saying he immortalised various roles with his passionate acting.
BOM4 GJ-LOCKDOWN-ACCIDENTS Road accidents dip in Gujarat during lockdown Ahmedabad: Road accidents in Gujarat came down by 71 per cent during the coronavirus-enforced lockdown as compared to normal days, according to an analysis by an emergency services agency.
BES7 GJ-VIRUS-AHMEDABAD-DEATHS Timely treatment may reduce COVID-19 deaths in Ahmedabad: AMC Ahmedabad: A day after 19 people died of COVID-19 in Gujarat's Ahmedabad city, the civic body here on Wednesday said it was important for patients to get admitted to hospitals as soon as they experience symptoms.
BES2 GA-LOCKDOWN-CASES Over 1,000 people arrested for lockdown violations in Goa Panaji: As many as 1,058 persons were arrested and 588 FIRs were lodged by the Goa police for violation of the COVID-19 lockdown, an official said on Wednesday.
BES1 MH-LOCKDOWN-ATHLETE-COUNSELLING Sportswoman counsels daily wagers to tide over tough times Mumbai: While many athletes are donating money for poor people affected by the lockdown, an Asian Games silver medalist sailor has come forward to counsel daily wage workers who have been hit hard by curbs imposed in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak. PTI RSY RSY