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    Many parents whose children are eligible for either Covaxin (15+) or Corbevax (12-14) are still not confident about their efficacy and are stalling the jabs, doctors said.

    The increase in Covid cases has had an impact on the districts falling under the falling under the national capital region (NCR). Keeping this in mind, the government has made use of masks mandatory in public places in Gautam Buddh Nagar, Ghaziabad, Hapur, Meerut, Bulandshahr, Baghpat as well as capital Lucknow, an official spokesperson said here. Devi Sridhar, professor of global public health at Edinburgh University who is on the Scottish government's coronavirus advisory board, told 'The Times' newspaper this weekend that she was sent white powder and a used face mask in the post last year. Delhi had on Sunday recorded 517 COVID-19 cases, 56 more than the previous day, with a positivity rate of 4.21 per cent, while no death was reported, according to city health department data. The national capital has been witnessing an upward trend in daily COVID-19 cases and the positivity rate over the last few days. However, the positivity rate on Sunday came down to 4.21 per cent from 5.33 per cent on Saturday. casino app real money india The agency has also stated in its second supplementary chargesheet that it is probing illegal diversion and siphoning of funds through suspicious transactions of Rs 5050 crores linked to erstwhile-DHFL with Yes bank when Kapoor was at its helm. Other than Kapoor, the promoters of erstwhile DHFL- Kapil and Dheeraj are also co-accused in the instant case. "The world is facing the coal crisis due to challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic. However, despite such challenges, the Uttar Pradesh government, under the supervision of Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath will ensure 24-hour power supply in district headquarters. Similarly, villages will be provided power for 15-hour," Chaudhary told reporters on Saturday. "All members were asked to appeal to their respective communities and the public in their area to maintain peace and harmony. They were also requested not to let any rumour or misinformation spread and in case they come across any such activities or mischievous acts, then to immediately report the same to police," police said. Currently, there is no policy decision on providing a precaution dose to those inoculated with the Russian vaccine. The CoWIN portal does not show the option of precaution dose for Sputnik V. The high temperatures in March and April were due to continuously scanty rainfall activity, said director general Mrutyunjay Mohapatra, IMD. Sixty days will be the outer time limit to file claims for compensation if the death occurred due to the viral disease prior to March 20, 2022., The visit is also a follow up of a meeting with Oil Minister Hardeep Puri in UAE last November in UAE, according to Albuquerque. “And following my visit high level delegations from five Indian Ministries will be in Brazil to take forward green energy partnership,” the Minister informed.
    A farmer from Balewadi of Pune, Ajit Pandurang Balwadkar hired a helicopter to bring his new born granddaughter to home from the maternal house of the daughter-in-law in Shewal Wadi in Pune.
    About 500 samples have been sent for genome sequencing and the experts said that results are expected to come sometime this week, people in the know told ET.

    The Special Cell of Delhi Police has registered an First Information Report (FIR) in connection with hacking of the University Grants Commission's official Twitter handle.

    The Quad comprises Japan, India, Australia and the United States. The White House announced on Wednesday that President Biden will be meeting Prime Minister Modi on the sidelines of the Quad Summit in Japan.

    The AAP government in the state transferred the inspector general of police (IG) Patiala Range, the Patiala senior superintendent of police and the Patiala superintendent of police with immediate effect.
    ( Originally published on 2022-05-18 19:16:51 )