Archive March 31, 2020

Coronavirus: 10 deaths, 300 hospitalisations linked to Tablighi Jamaat meet in Nizamuddin

NEW DELHI: In a sudden outbreak and detection of multiple coronavirus cases, the Delhi-based headquarters of Tablighi Jamaat in Nizamuddin West has turned into a hotspot, alarming health authorities. It had hosted a congregation this month which was attended by followers from abroad and India. Nine Indians who attended – six in Telengana and one

Police cordon off Delhi’s Nizamuddin West area as people show Covid-19 symptoms, over 200 kept in isolation

NEW DELHI: Police and paramilitary personnel cordoned off a major area in Nizamuddin West in south Delhi while over 200 people have been kept in isolation in hospitals after several people who took part in a religious congregation there earlier this month showed symptoms of coronavirus, officials said on Monday. Over 2,000 delegates, including from

Covid-19 live: Govt to enforce cluster isolation for corona ‘hotspots’

NEW DELHI: With certain areas witnessing a significant jump in number of Covid-19 cases, the health ministry is now identifying emerging hotspots for the infection to put in place a rigorous cluster isolation and containment strategy and avoid possibility of community transmission. “The process for identifying emerging hotspots where there is a high case load

Delhi: Police cordon off area in Nizamuddin as people show Covid-19 symptoms after religious gathering

NEW DELHI: The Delhi Police on Monday cordoned off a major area in Nizamuddin where several people showed symptoms of coronavirus after taking part in a religious gathering a few days ago, an official said. The gathering of around 200 people was organised without permission from authorities, police said. ‘; var randomNumber = Math.random(); var