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Essential workers can apply passes online: Delhi Police

Essential workers can apply passes online: Delhi Police

Sunday, 29 March 2020 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

The Delhi Police on Saturday said people can apply for movement passes on their website during the 21-day nationwide lockdown. According to a senior police official, the applicants can visit the website of the Delhi Police to apply for a movement or curfew pass. A movement pass is required for those...

UP Govt: Nobody will die for want of food

Sunday, 29 March 2020 | PNS | Lucknow

Declaring that no one would die of hunger in Uttar Pradesh, Additional Chief Secretary (Home) Awanish Awasthi said that community kitchen and doorstep delivery of food items had eased the situation with the masses getting essential commodities at home. “Community kitchens have started serving people who are poor and have lost...

Vijayan, Congress condemn cop for punishing people

Sunday, 29 March 2020 | IANS | Thiruvananthapuram

Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Saturday condemned the act of Kannur Superintendent of Police Yathish Chandra, who was seen punishing three people by making them squat on the road, as they ventured out on the streets. "This does not augur well and a report from the officials concerned has been...

First virus death in T, six more test positive

Sunday, 29 March 2020 | IANS | Hyderabad

Telangana on Saturday reported first death due to coronavirus while six more persons tested positive. A 74-year-old man, who had gone to New Delhi with family members, fell sick on his return and was admitted to a private hospital, where he died on Thursday night. Health Minister Etela Rajender told a news...

Cong forms task force to mitigate people’s sufferings

Sunday, 29 March 2020 | PNS | New Delhi

The Congress on Saturday constituted a task force to intensify efforts of party-ruled States to deal with the situation due to COVID-19 and help mitigate the sufferings of people. The task force includes former Union Ministers P Chidambaram, Jairam Ramesh, M Veerappa Moily and Tamradhwaj Sahu. A statement from the AICC said...

Don't throng shops to buy mangoes, fish: Goa CM

Sunday, 29 March 2020 | IANS | Panaji

Goans tend to "go crazy" when it comes to mangoes and fish, Chief Minister Pramod Sawant said on Saturday, urging them not to throng vendors selling the king of fruits and fish and maintain social distancing in the wake of the nationwide lockdown that is in place to fight the...

Covid-19 cases reach 181 in Maha

Sunday, 29 March 2020 | TN RAGHUNATHA | Mumbai

In a disquieting development, the number of coronavirus infected people in Maharashtra jumped to 181 as 28 more persons tested positive for the pandemic, while the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) started two quarantine facilities with 285 beds at two different places in the metropolis. “Of the newly infected Covid-19 patients, Mumbai...

Human rights bodies ask police to ensure marginalised are not mistreated during lockdown

Sunday, 29 March 2020 | PTI | New Delhi

The Amnesty International and the Human  Rights Watch (HRW) on Saturday urged police forces in the country to act with restraint while maintaining law and order during the coronavirus lockdown. The lockdown has left millions stranded, struggling to search for food and water, Amnesty International India (AII) executive director Avinash Kumar...

State Editions

Man murdered in Jaunpur

29 March 2020 | PNS | Lucknow

Centre gives relief to power discoms

29 March 2020 | PNS | Lucknow

UP to release 11,000 prisoners for 8 weeks

29 March 2020 | PNS | Lucknow

VHP calls off 84-kosi parikrama

29 March 2020 | PNS | Lucknow

UP Govt: Nobody will die for want of food

29 March 2020 | PNS | Lucknow

Sunday Edition

Rules of communication on social media

29 March 2020 | Hory Sankar Mukerjee | Agenda

Beyond political ideologies

29 March 2020 | Radhanath Swami | Agenda

The formula of happiness

29 March 2020 | Venugopal Acharya | Agenda

Tamoguna is lurking...

29 March 2020 | Ajit Kumar Bishnoi | Agenda

Astroturf : Revive age-old hygiene traditions

29 March 2020 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda

Class of 2020

29 March 2020 | Shalini Saksena | Sunday Pioneer