The respite, though, was short lived as a Special Investigation Team of the Crime Branch arrested them under charges of murder, attempt to murder, rioting and criminal conspiracy, and sought their police custody for 14 days. The court eventually remanded them in two-day police custody.
Delhi reported 508 fresh cases on Sunday, taking the total to 13,418. Of the 1,886 patients currently in hospital, 1,379 are undergoing treatment in six government facilities. Ten private facilities have also been roped in.
On April 8, Vishal was seen lying on a marble bench with some dogs sleeping around him inside a neighbourhood park in Dwarka’s Sector 7. Yogita Kumari (25), who noticed him, shared his story on social media.
“Since the outbreak of the disease, we have been sanitising places of worship… We also wanted to ensure the sanitisation of religious places before government allows opening up of these places.”
A PIL was filed on May 21 alleging that the Delhi government was downplaying the spread of the disease and not presenting the true data on the number of people who had died due to Covid.
According to the containment order passed by the Northwest Delhi DM Sandeep Mishra, there are around 300 flats in the colony housing 1,500 people. Residents will not be allowed to step out for any reason and essential items will be delivered to their houses.
With cases crossing the 200-mark, Gurgaon and Faridabad are once again posing a threat of being included in the red-zone.
Jail authorities soon began tracing the staffer’s contacts. Another staffer, said to have been in close contact with the infected man, has been tested and sent to home quarantine.
According to the United Nurses’ Association, she is the first nursing officer to have died of Covid-19- related complications in the capital.
“An FIR had been lodged against the husband on the basis of the complaint by his wife, who is still undergoing treatment but is stable. However, there is no question of any arrest as of now since the man’s condition is still very critical,” said DCP (Manesar) Deepak Saharan.
Offices in Gurgaon, permitted to resume work with 50 per cent staff, have also been impacted by this sealing, with many saying they cannot utilise the relaxations allowed by the administration due to border sealing.
In order to prevent any spread of Coronavirus, hospitals have also taken various measures as they resume operations with the restrictions being eased. Paras Hospital, for example, is currently operating with “relatively lesser staff”.
Most of the accused, while seeking bail, submitted that their names were not in the FIR and that they had been falsely implicated.
Amid the pandemic, all schools have moved their classrooms to the virtual space. However, as reported by The Indian Express, EWS students in private schools have come up against challenges such as no laptops and smartphones as well as no internet connection at home.
The advertisement, while laying down the eligibility criteria for volunteers, read: Citizen of India or a subject of Sikkim or of Bhutan or of Nepal and a resident of Delhi.
The Jafrabad sit-in had prompted a pro-CAA rally by BJP’s Kapil Mishra on February 23. A day later, riots broke out in Northeast Delhi.
Responding to a tweet with a video of a woman, where she said she had recovered from Covid and thanked her doctors, Kejriwal said: “There is no need to be scared of corona. Many people are recovering and returning home daily.”
A Delhi government medical team will be present at every arrival gate. Passengers will be thermally scanned and only those who display symptoms will be taken for quarantine or testing, as the case may be.
Domestic flights will operate out of T3 and passengers will be advised to arrive two hours before departure. At the entry road, hoardings and placards with flight details will be displayed, and there will be several entry gates to prevent crowding.
Asking for a detailed report on the issue, the green panel directed that once industrial and other activities resume, it should be ensured that all the environment laws are complied with.