Ashish Duggal

22 more succumb to Covid, state braces for second wave

Steep rise in Covid cases, December crucial

After a drop in Coronavirus cases last month, the way the numbers have observed an increase in the past few days has left experts worried. With November coming to an end, the state has recorded around 18,000 cases and 566 deaths. Though the number...

Active cases rise by 60% in 3 weeks-Punjab

Punjab reports 845 new cases

The state recorded 845 cases and 26 deaths in the last 24 hours. As per media bulletin issued on Tuesday, the total number of cases has reached 1,49,278 and deaths 4,710. At present, 150 patients are on oxygen support and 14 are on ventilator...

Chandigarh unlikely to impose night curfew

Chandigarh unlikely to impose night curfew

Even though there has been an unexpected spike in the COVID-19 cases, the UT Administration is unlikely to impose a night curfew in the city but will take stringent measures to limit more spread of the virus. UT Adviser Manoj Parida said there was...

Punjab clamps night curfew from Dec 1

Punjab clamps night curfew from Dec 1

Amid the grim COVID-19 situation in Delhi-NCR and apprehensions of the 2nd wave in Punjab, CM Capt Amarinder Singh today ordered a series of fresh limitations in the state, including re-imposition of night curfew in all towns and cities as well as...

Mohali to up Covid sampling to check spurt

Mohali to up Covid sampling to check spurt

The district administration has decided to make all-out efforts to rise Covid sampling to curtail the spike in COVID-19 cases. While reviewing the Covid-19 status with SDMs and SMOs of the district, Deputy Commissioner Girish Dayalan here today...

Punjab reports 748 cases, 17 deaths

Punjab reports 748 cases, 17 deaths

As per media bulletin issued on Monday, with fresh cases, the total number of cases has touched 1,47,057 and number of deaths has reached 4,631 At present 137 patients are on oxygen support and 11 are on ventilator support. As far as deaths are...