"These elections involve at least 3.5 crore people which is not advisable at present," said RDPR minister KS Eshwarappa
Atul Bhatkhalkar said that the Maharashtra minister's statement has sparked panic in people.
Officials said the cases were from the dormitory of the store but since both are in the same building, the store also has been shut
The IMA has demanded that the insurance scheme under the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Package, which was announced last year, but has now come to an end, be extended for at least 6 more months
Maharashtra government has categorised five states -- Kerala, Goa, Rajasthan, Gujarat and Uttarakhand and Delhi-NCR (UT) as 'places of sensitive origin' amid the recent surge in COVID-19 cases.
Earlier in the day, the Shiv Sena MP e has said that it is an unprecedented and almost a war-like situation in the country.
The revised schedule will be announced later. The decision was taken by the PSC chairman on Monday
The daily caseload surpassed the highest single-day spike of 4356 cases recorded on September 25 during the first wave of the pandemic
In view of the increasing number of COVID-19 cases, the Tamil Nadu government has banned the entry of visitors at major tourist spots like Ooty, Kodaikanal and Yercaud.
According to the other COVID patients admitted there, his behaviour had changed since Sunday night and he was shouting, coughing and walking here and there out of restlessness
He said there is a compelling need to revisit the state's management protocols and strategies so that the pandemic is controlled effectively without affecting the livelihoods of the general public
Spending on health care, as well as on support for households, firms and vulnerable groups through cash transfers, already soared to record levels, amounting to almost 15 percent of GDP.
In smaller cities where the infection is less, the weekend curfew can be reduced to two to three days.
Locals of Thirukulambiyam village staged a road blockade and opposed the burial of a man who had died after being treated for Covid-19 on Saturday.
Meanwhile, the state has received another consignment of two lakh doses of Covishield vaccine from Serum Institute, Pune.