Articles about Janata Curfew

Can deliver coronavirus vaccine in a few months: Health Minister

19 Nov 2020

India
Can deliver coronavirus vaccine in a few months: Health Minister

India's Health Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan said today that deliveries of coronavirus vaccine will happen within a few months, adding that the country's scientists are way ahead in terms of research.

In 5 days, India's COVID-19 cases doubled to 5,000

08 Apr 2020

India
In 5 days, India's COVID-19 cases doubled to 5,000

In spite of a nationwide lockdown, the highly-contagious novel coronavirus continues to spread across India, sickening more and more people every day.

Coronavirus: 300 attendees to be tested after Delhi mosque event

30 Mar 2020

India
Coronavirus: 300 attendees to be tested after Delhi mosque event

Over 300 people in Delhi's Nizamuddin were taken to different hospitals on Monday to be tested for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19).

#Coronavirus: India put under complete lockdown for 21-days, declares Modi

24 Mar 2020

India
#Coronavirus: India put under complete lockdown for 21-days, declares Modi

The entire country will go under complete lockdown starting midnight for 21 days, Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced on Tuesday.

Coronavirus: PM Modi to address nation at 8 pm today

24 Mar 2020

India
Coronavirus: PM Modi to address nation at 8 pm today

As the coronavirus crisis is deepening, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the nation at 8 pm today to talk about serious issues, he informed in a tweet.

Coronavirus crisis: On day 1 of India's lockdown, hundreds booked

24 Mar 2020

India
Coronavirus crisis: On day 1 of India's lockdown, hundreds booked

In a clear sign that the government will not go easy on those violating the lockdown rules, authorities on Monday booked hundreds for stepping out of their homes, unnecessarily, and issued warnings of a jail term to them.

Coronavirus: Amitabh Bachchan shares misinformation; gets schooled

23 Mar 2020

Entertainment
Coronavirus: Amitabh Bachchan shares misinformation; gets schooled

At such a crucial time when feelings of anxiety and panic have engulfed the entire world, we are not only fighting the novel coronavirus pandemic but also the rampant myths and misinformation that surround the deadly disease.

Varun Gandhi demands action against UP officials seen leading procession

23 Mar 2020

India
Varun Gandhi demands action against UP officials seen leading procession

As the entire nation observed a curfew on Sunday, two officials in Uttar Pradesh sparked controversy after they were seen leading a procession in a viral video.

In filmy video, SRK teaches us how to fight coronavirus

23 Mar 2020

Entertainment
In filmy video, SRK teaches us how to fight coronavirus

As it turns out, Shah Rukh Khan's films had numerous messages promoting social distancing and good hygiene all along, two things the world needs the most right now.

Coronavirus: CrPC Section 144 imposed in Delhi till March 31

22 Mar 2020

India
Coronavirus: CrPC Section 144 imposed in Delhi till March 31

Prohibitory orders under Section 144 of the Code of Criminal Procedure (CrPC) have been issued in Delhi till March 31 in light of the coronavirus outbreak.

Centre asks states to lock down 75 coronavirus-affected districts

22 Mar 2020

India
Centre asks states to lock down 75 coronavirus-affected districts

At a high-level meeting on Sunday, the Centre asked state governments to lock down 75 districts that have reported cases of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19).

Coronavirus: Indian Railways cancels all passenger trains till March 31

22 Mar 2020

India
Coronavirus: Indian Railways cancels all passenger trains till March 31

In light of the coronavirus outbreak, all passenger trains in India have been canceled till March 31, Indian Railways announced on Sunday.

Shaheen Bagh: Petrol bomb hurled near protest site; none injured

22 Mar 2020

India
Shaheen Bagh: Petrol bomb hurled near protest site; none injured

A petrol bomb was thrown in Delhi's Shaheen Bagh near an anti-Citizenship Amendment Act protest site, police officials confirmed on Sunday.

Coronavirus: Delhi to Mumbai, cities deserted as Janata Curfew begins

22 Mar 2020

India
Coronavirus: Delhi to Mumbai, cities deserted as Janata Curfew begins

Several cities across the nation bore a deserted look on Sunday morning as people observed the self-imposed 'Janata Curfew'.

Health Ministry authorizes private labs to test for COVID-19

21 Mar 2020

India
Health Ministry authorizes private labs to test for COVID-19

Under guidelines issued by the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), the Health Ministry authorized select private laboratories in India to test for coronavirus disease COVID-19.

Will lock down Delhi if required: Kejriwal amid coronavirus scare

21 Mar 2020

India
Will lock down Delhi if required: Kejriwal amid coronavirus scare

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday banned gatherings of five or more people across the national capital in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak.

'Postpone train journeys,' says Railways Ministry amid coronavirus scare

21 Mar 2020

India
'Postpone train journeys,' says Railways Ministry amid coronavirus scare

After twelve passengers who recently traveled by two different trains were tested positive for coronavirus, the Railways Ministry has advised people to avoid train journeys.

Shaheen Bagh protesters to defy Janata curfew, agitation will continue

21 Mar 2020

India
Shaheen Bagh protesters to defy Janata curfew, agitation will continue

Putting theirs and the lives of dozens at risk, the protesters of Shaheen Bagh have decided to continue their agitation tomorrow when the entire nation has been requested to follow Janata curfew to reduce the transmission of coronavirus.

Coronavirus: Adityanath announces Rs. 1,000 aid for daily wage workers

21 Mar 2020

India
Coronavirus: Adityanath announces Rs. 1,000 aid for daily wage workers

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Saturday announced that lakhs of daily wage laborers and construction workers in the state will get Rs. 1,000 in the midst of a coronavirus outbreak.

Coronavirus cases rise in Maharashtra, state headed towards Stage 3

21 Mar 2020

India
Coronavirus cases rise in Maharashtra, state headed towards Stage 3

Maharashtra witnessed a big jump in coronavirus cases, from 52 to 63, and the state is heading towards the dreaded Stage 3 of the outbreak, Health Minister Rajesh Tope said on Saturday, while urging people to maintain self-discipline.

Coronavirus Outbreak: How are states preparing for tomorrow's Janata Curfew?

21 Mar 2020

India
Coronavirus Outbreak: How are states preparing for tomorrow's Janata Curfew?

To reduce transmission of coronavirus, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said Indians should follow the Janata Curfew on Sunday, March 22, between 7 am and 9 pm.