Covid 19 Spread(Search results - 15)
Coronavirus India5, Aug 2020, 3:52 PM
Bengaluru: As COVID-19 spreads, BBMP runs campaign to kill larvae before dengue bomb explodes
With rains comes reason for viruses like dengue to spread. The BBMP, in advance, has taken measures to contain the spread. Health officials have been given instructions to spray chemicals at low lying areas and drains where mosquitoes breed.
India24, Jul 2020, 8:06 PM
Homemade face masks may need at least two layers to stop COVID-19 spread: Study
Researchers compared the effectiveness of single and double-layer cloth face coverings with a surgical face mask at reducing droplet spread.
India19, Jul 2020, 5:53 PM
Coronavirus: No extension of lockdown in Bengaluru, clarifies BBMP commissioner
The Karnataka government had imposed a week-long lockdown from July 14 to July 22 to curb the spread of coronavirus
India19, Jul 2020, 2:30 PM
Coronavirus: Inter-state travellers responsible for COVID-19 spread, says Karnataka minister K Sudhakar
Sudhakar, in-charge of Karnataka vis-a-vis COVID-19 management, said the spurt in cases was bound to happen, but said the government's "vigilant approach" has slowed down the spread of the virus.
India10, Jul 2020, 8:58 AM
Coronavirus: ICMR plans to launch new pan-India survey to assess COVID-19 spread
The ICMR is planning another nationwide serological survey to determine the extent of coronavirus transmission in the country.
WORLD5, Jul 2020, 5:59 PM
Coronavirus: US President Donald Trump blames China’s ‘secrecy, deception, cover-up’ for COVID-19 spread
Donald Trump has yet again been vocal about his thoughts on the topic of China allegedly spreading the novel coronavirus to the whole world.
Coronavirus India3, Jul 2020, 5:25 PM
Bengaluru: Authorities intensify drive to tackle COVID-19 spread; Rs 57.39 lakh fine collected in June
Punishing violators of rules related to the ‘Unlock’ guidelines issued, the BBMP has fined public in Bengaluru for not wearing masks and not maintaining distance. Nearly 30,000 people were penalised and over Rs 50 lakh has been collected so far.
WORLD1, Jul 2020, 9:02 AM
Coronavirus: US President Donald Trump more and more angry at China over COVID-19 spread
Top US infectious disease expert Anthony Fauci warned on Tuesday that the United States could see 100,000 new coronavirus cases a day
India24, Jun 2020, 9:21 AM
Coronavirus: HD Kumaraswamy urges to shut down Bengaluru for 20 days to curb COVID-19 spread
The recent spike in the number of COVID-19 cases in Bengaluru prompted CM BS Yediyurappa to order strict adherence to lockdown guidelines.
Coronavirus India11, May 2020, 4:01 PM
Correcting damage caused to community image Bengaluru Muslim youth comes up with smart hand sanitiser
Many hold Muslim members from Tablighi Jamaat responsible to some extent for COVID-19 spread and Padarayanpura miscreants attacking health workers too. This has brought the community ill-repute because of generalisation made by people. To change perception, a Muslim youth with his startup has come up with smart hand sanitiser to contribute to the fight against coronavirus
India4, May 2020, 2:11 PM
Coronavirus: Howrah district hospital reopens after two weeks; superintendent recovers too
Howrah district hospital, which stopped its operation due to the fear of COVID-19 spread, reopened on Saturday after two weeks. The superintendent of the hospital also recovered from coronavirus infection.
India21, Apr 2020, 9:59 AM
Coronavirus: Centre identifies 11 districts that have serious COVID-19 spread
The government of India has identified 11 districts where the spread of coronavirus is serious or is getting serious
WORLD14, Apr 2020, 11:58 AM
WHO: Coronavirus (COVID-19) '10 times deadlier' than swine flu
World Health Organization (WHO) said, 'We know that COVID-19 spreads fast, and we know that it is deadly – 10 times deadlier than the 2009 flu pandemic'
Coronavirus India9, Apr 2020, 2:32 PM
Odisha becomes first state to extend lockdown till April 30
The lockdown to curb COVID-19 spread in Odisha will be extended till April 30, Odisha chief minister Naveen Patnaik announced today.
Coronavirus India5, Apr 2020, 1:00 PM
Coronavirus: Here's health ministry's cluster containment strategy to break chain of COVID-19 spread
The government has drawn out a containment plan as clusters, posing a high risk of further spread of COVID-19 cases, have emerged in several states like Kerala, Maharashtra, Rajasthan.