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Covid-19: Low testing in India hints at lockdown extension beyond May 17

The government on Friday declared an extension in the present-day point out of nationwide lockdown –enforced to prevent the unfold of coronavirus on March 24, and subsequently extended until May well 3 – by one more two weeks, until finally May well 17, with curbs specific at cities and “hotspots”. It gave a go-in advance to re-opening of organizations in places specified as Inexperienced zones and Orange zones – largely rural places.

Technically, this tends to make lifting of restrictions even in the Crimson zones attainable just after May well 17. However, a comparison with some international locations that have

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Coronavirus LIVE: Lockdown extended, but this time with graded exit in mind

Security personnel stand guard on a deserted road at C block Jahangirpur area, identified as COVID-19 hotspot during the nationwide lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus, in New Delhi. Photo: PTI

Stability personnel stand guard on a deserted road at C block Jahangirpur space, determined as COVID-19 hotspot in the course of the nationwide lockdown to control the spread of coronavirus, in New Delhi. Photograph: PTI

Coronavirus India update: The Centre on Friday announced an extension of two weeks in the nationwide lockdown further than May possibly 4. MHA also issued new tips to regulate various things to do in this period, dependent on the risk profiling of the districts of the state in Purple (hotspot), Eco-friendly and Orange Zones. The tips have permitted significant relaxations in the districts slipping in
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PM Modi has taken correct decision to extend coronavirus lockdown: Kejriwal


A correct decision has been taken by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to extend the nationwide lockdown to contain the coronavirus, said Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal after a video conference of CMs with the PM on Saturday.

As of now, no official announcement has been made regarding the extension of the 21-day coronavirus lockdown which ends on April 14.



“PM has taken correct decision to extend lockdown. Today, India’s position is better than many developed countries because we started lockdown early. If it is stopped now, all gains would be lost. To consolidate, it is imp(ortant)

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Maharashtra CM extends Covid-19 lockdown till ‘at least’ April 30



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“We have to break the chain (of coronavirus infection),” said Thackeray in a video message on his social media accounts as he asked people to stay indoors.



BS Web Team  | 
New Delhi 




Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray

Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray


Maharashtra will extend the lockdown to prevent the coronavirus from spreading “at least” till Aprill 30, said chief minister Uddhav Thackeray on Saturday, joining Odisha and Punjab in keeping people inside.


Maharashtra extends lockdown till ‘at least’ April 30.



“We have

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Coronavirus LIVE: PM says ‘jaan bhi jahaan bhi’ on calls to extend lockdown

Coronavirus in India update: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has agreed to extend the lockdown beyond April 14, said Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal after a meeting with chief ministers conducted over video on Saturday. 
“PM has taken the correct decision to extend lockdown. Today, India’s position is better than in many developed countries because we started lockdown early. If it is stopped now, all gains would be lost. To consolidate, it is imp to extend it,” Kejriwal tweeted after the meeting. According to the Health Ministry, confirmed cases jumped to 7,447 and the death toll climbed to 239.

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