Centre ‘thinking’ of extending lockdown after April 14

Prime Minister Narendra Modi with ministers after the BJP Parliamentary Party assembly. (Express photograph through Prem Nath Pandey) Following requests from several state governments and experts, the Centre is thinking about extending the national lockdown after its ends on April 14 with the intention to stem the transmission of the radical coronavirus (COVID-19), govt resources stated. “A large number of state governments in addition to mavens are soliciting for the Central Government to increase the lockdown. The Central Government is pondering on this course,” resources stated. At least seven states, which in combination have reported 1,367 coronavirus instances—virtually one-third of the total cases in India—had indicated on Monday that they would continue to have some restrictions in place even after the 21-day lockdown ends on April 14. As according to the most recent replace from the Health Ministry, the choice of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) instances within the nation has climbed to […]

Muslims Spitting, Sneezing, Hiding in Mosques to Spread Coronavirus Are All Fake News Stories

In wake of the coronavirus outbreak and more and more inflamed sufferers related to the Tablighi Jamaat congregation held in Delhi’s Nizamuddin in March, Islamophobia has additionally been on the upward thrust. And a lot of it’s been fueled by means of pretend information. It all began when Nizamuddin was once first reported as a COVID-19 “hotbed” after a congregation of the Tablighi Jamaat that happened in Bangalewaali Masjid, days ahead of India went right into a 21-day lockdown. Jamaatis got here from throughout India in addition to out of the country, the latter perhaps bringing the virus with them and spreading it across the Markhaz all over the development. Many who had attended, quickly began exhibiting COVID-19 signs. As many as 647 of the brand new circumstances had been reported on Thursday and Friday had hyperlinks to the non secular congregation at Nizamuddin, as according to the ministry of well being […]

Tamil Nadu carves out Mayiladuthurai from Nagapattinam, district count rises to 38 in state

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi Ok Palaniswami. (File) Tamil Nadu govt Tuesday issued an authentic order notifying the formation of Mayiladuthurai, the 38th district within the state. Chief Minister Edappadi Ok Palaniswami on March 24 introduced the introduction of a brand new district in Tamil Nadu through bifurcating Nagapattinam. “The govt shall be carving out Mayiladuthurai from Nagapattinam,” he had mentioned. Mayiladuthurai will function the headquarters of the Mayiladuthurai district. Making the announcement at the closing day of the Tamil Nadu meeting consultation in March, Edappadi mentioned the brand new district is shaped for administrative comfort and to boost up the general public welfare schemes. Speculation have been rife for the previous few months that one in every of Pollachi (from Coimbatore) Edappadi (from Salem) and Mayiladuthurai (from Nagapattinam) shall be introduced as a brand new district inside April. The closing time a brand new district was once created was […]

Chandrababu Naidu seeks govt help to bring Telugu students’ bodies from Philippines

Amaravati (Andhra Pradesh) [India], April 6 (ANI): Former Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Monday wrote a letter to External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar to lend a hand convey again the mortal stays of 2 Telugu scholars from Philippines. According to a press unencumber via Naidu’s TDP, Kondigalla Peddinti Vamsi, who hails from Anantapur district was once pursuing drugs on the CEBU Doctor’s University at Mandaue City whilst Katikela Revanth Kumar, who additionally belongs to Anantapur was once learning drugs at Matias H. Aznar Memorial College of Medicine at Cebu City in Philippines “Mr. Vamsi and Mr Revanth met with an twist of fate and died on April 6 at round 5.20 a.m. (IST) within the Philippines. Their members of the family have been shattered and inconsolable after listening to concerning the scholars’ deaths. I’m scripting this letter with deep sorrow and heavy center,” Mr. Naidu said. “In […]

K’taka CM Warns of Strict Action against Hatemongers

Bengaluru: Following within the footsteps of his opposite numbers in different southern states, Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa mentioned on Monday motion could be taken towards the ones blaming all the Muslim group for remoted incidents. “Nobody will have to discuss a phrase towards Muslims. This is a caution. If any individual blames all the Muslim group for some remoted incident, I’ll take motion towards them additionally and not using a moment idea. Will now not give a possibility for that,” Yediyurappa instructed TV9, a Kannada channel in an unique interview. A 37-second lengthy clip from the interview is now doing rounds on social media. ರಂಗನಾಥ್ ಭಾರದ್ವಾಜ್ ಉದ್ದೇಶಿಸಿದ ಉತ್ತರ ಬರಲ್ಲಿಲ್ಲ ಪಾಪ ನಮ್ಮ ಯಡಿಯೂರಪ್ಪರಿಂದ . ರಂಗನಾಥ್ ರೋದನೆ ಅರ್ಥ ಆಗ್ತದೆ 😑. ❤❤ @BSYBJP pic.twitter.com/7wjCVZs6nL — Lathief KB. ಅಬ್ದುಲ್ ಲತೀಫ್ ಕೆ.ಬಿ. (@KbLathief) April 6, 2020 The remark got here 3 days after Yediyurappa met Muslim leaders and MLAs and asked them to carry […]

Muslims, Volunteers Heckled, Harassed in Karnataka

Ever for the reason that Tablighi Jamaat congregation in New Delhi ended in a upward push of COVID-19 instances within the nation, a number of Muslims were heckled and careworn in Karnataka. On Monday, 6 April, citizens of a village in Bagalakote humiliated participants of the Muslim neighborhood, who had long past to the banks of the Krishna river to fish. A video of the incident went viral on social media on Monday. Around 10 to 15 citizens of Bidari village in Rabkavi Banahatti taluk in Bagalakote will also be observed conserving wood sticks and iron rods, whilst heckling 3 Muslim males. Also Read: QBengaluru: Karnataka Tracks 1,500 Tablighi Participants & More The 3 males will also be observed folding their arms and begging for mercy, whilst the village citizens kick them and shoo them away with the wood sticks. “Don’t contact them. They are those spreading the illness,” one […]

Chahal Had a Hilarious Response to Mumbai Indians’ Tweet on Bumrah

India leg-spinner Yuzvendra Chahal, identified for his witty taste on social media, as soon as once more introduced his hilarious aspect to the fore as he trolled IPL franchise Mumbai Indians. Recently, Mumbai Indians shared a picture of Chahal in a Mumbai Indians jersey in conjunction with MI’s tempo spearhead Jasprit Bumrah on Twitter. “Are you pumped-up to peer Bumrah bowl to Chahal? Predict what the over can be like,” the tweet learn. Chahal, in answer, identified that for Bumrah to bowl to him, the Mumbai-based franchise must bowl out Royal Challengers Bangalore’s whole batting line-up, together with AB de Villiers and skipper Virat Kohli. “Keep dreaming I’m batting no.10 or 11. Before me finch ABD sir and king kohli is there first get them out then we will be able to discuss my batting (sic),” he wrote. Keep dreaming i’m batting no.10 or 11 ahead of me finch ABD […]

Did John Cena Join India’s ‘Diya and Candle’ #9Baje9Minute Fight Against Coronavirus?

Ever scrolled via John Cena’s Instagram profile and questioned what on this planet used to be the wrestler pondering prior to posting that? But when the 16-time WWE international champion shared a photograph of a fellow wrestler on Monday from his interesting Instagram international, Indians took understand and knew “precisely” what Cena used to be speaking about or so we wish to assume. As thousands and thousands of Indians assembled of their balconies and terraces to rejoice PM Modi’s attraction of #9Baje9Minute to mark the rustic’s combat towards coronavirus on April 5, a cryptic put up from Cena grew to become heads and desis have been fast to take understand. Cena shared an uncaptioned picture of Bray Wyatt’s debut of ‘Firefly Fun House’ gimmick from 2019. What enthusiasts from India spotted used to be the lantern that Wyatt used to be retaining onto. View this put up on Instagram A […]

Kanika Kapoor makes recovery, returns home

An FIR has already been registered in opposition to Kapoor below sections coping with disobedience to orders promulgated through a public servant and acts prone to unfold illness unhealthy to existence. More than two weeks after she examined certain for COVID-19 upon her go back from London, Bollywood singer Kanika Kapoor was once declared recovered and discharged from Lucknow’s Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute (SGPGI) of Medical Sciences on Monday. “The 6th document of Kanika Kapoor got here destructive on Monday and he or she has been discharged. This was once her 2d consecutive destructive take a look at,” mentioned H Kusum, spokesperson of SGPGI, Lucknow. Her case had despatched ripples in political circles as some politicians had been found in one among 3 events she attended in Lucknow. Kapoor flew down from London to Mumbai on March nine and arrived in Lucknow two days later. She attended the March […]