137 persons discharged after completing quarantine in Srinagar, Uri, Awantipora

137 persons discharged after completing quarantine in Srinagar, Uri, Awantipora

Baramulla/Pampore: At least 137 persons were discharged from Srinagar, north Kashmir’s JNV Shahkote in Uri and south Kashmir’s IUST Awantipora after completing 14-day quarantine period on Tuesday. The government press release said that thirty-four more persons – who have been shifted into administrative quarantine upon their return to Srinagar two weeks ago – were discharged […]

Assam MLA held for comments on Covid-19 quarantine centres

Assam MLA held for comments on Covid-19 quarantine centres

GUWAHATI: An opposition MLA in Assam was arrested on Tuesday for “controversial comments about the situations of quarantine facilities and hospitals for coronavirus patients” in the state, police said. According to the police, All India United Democratic Front (AIUDF) MLA Aminul Islam had said that the conditions in the quarantine facilities are “worse than in […]

166 persons discharged after completing quarantine in Srinagar, Gulmarg

166 persons discharged after completing quarantine in Srinagar, Gulmarg

Baramulla/Srinagar: At least 166 people were discharged in Srinagar and Gulmarg on Monday after completing the quarantine period. Persons discharged in Srinagar had been put under quarantine in top-grade hotels, the administration said. “While most in it belonged to Srinagar this group also included those belonging to other districts of Kashmir. Upon discharge, the latter […]

50 people discharged after completing quarantine in Gulmarg, Uri

50 people discharged after completing quarantine in Gulmarg, Uri

Baramulla: At least 50 people were discharged after completing 14- day quarantine period in north Kashmir’s Gulmarg and Uri on Sunday. They all had come either from abroad or other states of India, officials said. Officials said this is the first bath of quarantined people who were discharged which includes students and businessmen and they […]

75 people discharged after completing quarantine in Baramulla, Pampore

75 people discharged after completing quarantine in Baramulla, Pampore

Baramulla / Pampore: At least 75 people were discharged after completing two-week quarantine in Baramulla and Pampore on Saturday. 33 students including 23 in Sopore and 10 in Baramulla have successfully completed their 14-day quarantine period. In Baramulla, the suspected students were shifted to a local hotel, who had returned from different places within and […]

Kashmiris in Kathua quarantine centre outraged over lack of medical facilities

Urge admin to send them home

Kashmiris in Kathua quarantine centre outraged over lack of medical facilities

SRINAGAR: People from various areas of Kashmir kept in quarantine at Kendra Vidyalaya School in Kathu are outraged over the lack of medical facilities, saying they also went on hunger strike over this issue. They told Kashmir Reader that they were shifted to quarantine centre on different dates last month by the district administration Kathua. […]

Nearly 22,000 Tablighi Jamaat members, contacts quarantined across country: Health Ministry

Nearly 22,000 Tablighi Jamaat members, contacts quarantined across country: Health Ministry

NEW DELHI: Nearly 22,000 Tablighi Jamaat members and their contacts have been quarantined across the country so far, a home ministry official said on Saturday. During the daily briefing, Punya Salila Srivastava, a joint secretary in the Union Home Ministry, told reporters that the Union government undertook “massive efforts” in coordination with states to trace […]

Focus on testing, tracing, isolation and quarantine: Modi tells CMs

Focus on testing, tracing, isolation and quarantine: Modi tells CMs

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday told chief ministers to focus on Covid-19 containment measures — testing, tracing, isolation and quarantine — in the next few weeks with a common goal to ensure minimum loss of life, and pitched for formulating a “staggered” exit strategy from the ongoing lockdown. As the country witnessed […]

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