Covid-19 India: Railways, airlines accept bookings from April 15 onward

Commercial airlines SpiceJet, IndiGo and GoAir have started accepting bookings from April 15 onwards for domestic travel It is welcome news that Indian Railways and private airlines are reportedly allowing travellers to book tickets from April 15 onwards on their platforms. After a clear indication…

Covid-19: 300 People From Karnataka Attended Delhi Nizamuddin Jamaat, Says Minister

Karnataka Home Minister Basavaraj Bommai had last night said about 300 people from the state had attended the religious congregation of Tablighi Jamaat and efforts were on to identify and quarantine them. Karnataka Health Minister B Sriramulu on Wednesday said about 300 people from the…

Covid-19 India: Nizamuddin congregation, Arvind Kejriwal orders FIR against maulana as several people show COVID-19 symptoms

Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday ordered the registration of an FIR against a maulana for leading a congregation in West Nizamuddin. Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday ordered the registration of an FIR against a maulana for leading a congregation in West Nizamuddin in…

COVID 19: Cabinet secretary Rajiv Gauba says No plan to extend 21-day lockdown period

I’m surprised to see such reports, there is no such plan of extending the lockdown,” Cabinet Secretary Rajiv Gauba said on reports that the lockdown could be extended. Cabinet Secretary, Rajiv Gauba, said that there are no plans to extend the lockdown period beyond the…

RBI’s surprise announcement: RBI Cuts Rates, Allows 3-Month Pause On EMIs To Offset Coronavirus Impact

The move came as India entered the third day of a 21-day countrywide lockdown to curb the rapid spread of the coronavirus pandemic. Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Shaktikanta Das slashed the key lending rate by 75 basis points (0.75 percentage point) in an…

Finance Minister To Address Media At 1 pm, Likely to Announce Economic Package Shortly to Deal With Coronavirus Impact

The Indian economy that had already slowed down before the outbreak of coronavirus, is in for a more difficult period in the coming months with businesses almost coming to a standstill. Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman is likely to announce shortly a comprehensive economic package to…

Coronavirus: Total Lockdown From Today, Stay At Home For 21 Days

“From midnight, there will be a total lockdown in the entire country. It is like a curfew, tougher than the Janata Curfew,” the Prime Minister said. India’s 1.3 billion people will go under “total lockdown” from today for three weeks to fight the spread of…