50 Companies Join Trump’s War on Coronavirus
“Some 50 major American firms have joined the national war on the coronavirus, many volunteering to shift their focus and even assembly lines to deliver needed supplies to doctors, hospitals, first responders and others on the front lines,” Paul Bedard reports for the Washington Examiner.
“The companies that have enlisted include Facebook, Anheuser-Busch, Ford, Fiat Chrysler, and many others. “Other national and local groups have also brought in corporate partners to help find masks, gowns, and other personal protective equipment.”
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50 Companies Join Trump’s War on Coronavirus
(Amethi,UP)Rahul Gandhi Sends 42 K Sanitizers+Masks+Soaps to Amethi
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi has sent
20,000 face masks and
10,000 soaps for distribution among the people of Amethi
District unit president of the Congress, Pradeep Singhal said Gandhi has instructed to supply these items especially to those who are in the forefront of the fight against coronavirus.
The Gandhi scion had earlier sent trucks full of wheat and rice for distribution among the locals
Gandhi represented the Amethi Lok Sabha seat since 1999. He lost the seat to Union minister Smriti Irani in the last general elections.
He is curently a Member of Parliament from Wayanad constituency in Kerala.
(Hyderabad)Councillor Held for Obstructing Health Worker
The Accredited Social Health Activists (ASHA) and other health personnel were collecting information on Friday as per the directives of the administration and the councillor at Nirmal town in Telangana allegedly argued with them, saying information would not be furnished
Following a complaint by a health worker, a case has been registered on charges of obstructing the duty of a public servant and the Councillor was arrested,
Pleasent Achievements in Ladakh,60% Corona Patients Cured
Nine of the 14 patients who had tested positive for coronavirus in Ladakh have been cured over the past 12 days
Commissioner Secretary (Health), Rigzin Samphel, in a tweet said, “2 (two) more positive cases turn negative, total cured = 9”
(Kochi)112 French Citizens Evacuated From Kerala+TN in a Chartered AI Flight
The French citizens, mostly tourists and those who came for Ayurvedic treatment, were brought by the state tourism department 24 days ahead of their trip.
This Flight has been facilitated on the request Of Embassy of France and all Medical formalities are completed
French citizens were stranded due to the lockdown announced by the central government to prevent the spread of novel coronavirus.
The Air India flight was chartered by the French government for evacuating its citizens in various cities in India including Kochi, Bengaluru and Mumbai.
On Friday, Gulf nation Oman had evacuated its 46 citizens stranded in Kochi in an Oman Air flight.
(Puducherry)Break Corona Chain With Weapon Given By PM Modi:Bedi
Puducherry Lt Governor Kiran Bedi on Friday said Narendra Modi has given us the weapon to break its chain.
She said in a whatsapp message minutes after the Prime Minister’s appeal that “we should all kill the devil of corona virus together.”
In a video message broadcaset on Friday morning, Modi urged people to switch off lights of their homes at 9 pm for nine minutes on April 5 and light up lamps, candles, mobile flashlights to display the nation’s collective spirit to defeat coronavirus.
President Trump Is Covid 19 Negative: New Rapid Point of Care Test
As per Physician of President Donald J Trump Sean P Bolney The President Tested Negative for Covid 19
President Trump was tested again for Covid 19 utilising a new Rapid point of Care test Capability Sample collection just took one minute and results were reported back in 15 Minutes
(Noida ,UP)Noida CMO Also Shunted Out Amid COVID-19
The Uttar Pradesh government has shunted out the chief medical officer (CMO) of Gautam Buddh Nagar Anurag Bhargava,
Bhargava is the second high-level officer to be shifted after the district magistrate was shunted out earlier this week after a meeting with chief minister Yogi Adityanath on the coronavirus situation.
A P Chauturvedi has been appointed as the CMO replacing Bhargava with immediate effect,
Gautam Buddh Nagar, including Noida and Greater Noida, has emerged as one of the hotspots for coronavirus cases in the country with 48 COVID-19 positive patients so far and has reported the maximum cases for any district in UP.
The company, Cease Fire, was on March 29 booked for endangering the lives of people and other charges on a complaint by Bhargava and has now been sealed, even as the local Health Department officials said that the source of infection to over 30 people could be traced to this firm located in Sector 135.
(Mumbai)Blackmarketier Woman Arrested With 90 K Mask
The crime branch of Mumbai Police arrested a 34-year-old woman under the Essential Commodities Act for hoarding a huge quantity of masks for sale in black market
Masks are in high demand currently because of the coronavirus outbreak.
Unit-10 of the crime branch seized some 90,000 masks worth Rs 22.50 lakh from Rinku Tayyil, a resident of suburban Bandra
On March 28, the police had arrested five persons and seized 2.97 lakh masks worth Rs 74.90 lakh, he said.
Raipur, Apr 1 (PTI) C’Garh School Students to be Promoted Without Exams
Chhattisgarh government has decided to promote students of all classes, except 10th and 12th standards, of the state schools without exams
Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel took a decision in this regard late Tuesday evening,
On March 19, the state government shut all schools to prevent the spread of the deadly viral infection.
However, a decision would be taken later on exams of some subjects of Classes 10 and 12 being conducted by the Chhattisgarh Board of Secondary Education (CGBSE) which could not be held due to the lockdown, he sa