India  

India to prepare for evacuation of citizens from coronavirus-hit Chinese city

IndiaTimes Monday, 27 January 2020
The decision to prepare for a possible evacuation of Indians stuck in Coronavirus-hit Wuhan was taken at a high-level meeting chaired by cabinet secretary Rajiv Gauba on Monday. The officials said the shipping ministry will initiate screening of people at international ports having traffic from China. MEA is expected to request Chinese authorities for evacuation.
0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 
Video credit: Wibbitz Studio - Published
News video: Americans Evacuated From Wuhan as Coronavirus Death Toll Rises

Americans Evacuated From Wuhan as Coronavirus Death Toll Rises 01:08

Americans Evacuated From Wuhan as Coronavirus Death Toll Rises United States consulate staffers in Wuhan, China, have been scheduled for evacuation to California. According to the State Department, a number of private, paying U.S. citizens will also be added to the scheduled charter flight. The...

You Might Like


💡 newsR Knowledge: Other News Mentions

Coronavirus Coronavirus Subfamily of viruses in the family Coronaviridae

Beijing market outbreak sparks fears of second COVID-19 wave [Video]

Beijing market outbreak sparks fears of second COVID-19 wave

Coronavirus cluster at the city's biggest wholesale market triggers strict lockdown.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO    Duration: 02:18Published
Vegetables price goes high in Jammu and Chhattisgarh [Video]

Vegetables price goes high in Jammu and Chhattisgarh

The price of vegetables has raised the graph in Chhattisgarh and Jammu and Kashmir. Not only has the rain affected the supply and sale of vegetables but the ongoing Corona issue has also stayed the people to purchase vegetables from outside.

Credit: ANI    Duration: 02:01Published
July 4th muted as COVID-19 cases soar [Video]

July 4th muted as COVID-19 cases soar

[NFA] Coronavirus cases are rising in 37 U.S. states, many of which are canceling traditional Independence Day celebrations to stop the spread. This report produced by Jillian Kitchener.

Credit: Reuters Studio    Duration: 01:50Published
Coronavirus Infections Rising, 36 States [Video]

Coronavirus Infections Rising, 36 States

(CNN) As Americans head into a holiday weekend in the shadow of a ravaging coronavirus pandemic, some governors are rethinking their stance on face coverings after days of record infections. Coronavirus has killed more than 128,000 people and infected over 2.7 million nationwide, according to Johns Hopkins University. Infection rates are rising in 36 states, with patients rapidly filling hospitals across the South and West.

Credit: Wochit News    Duration: 00:38Published
Tamil filmmaker turned grocery seller helps needy in Chennai [Video]

Tamil filmmaker turned grocery seller helps needy in Chennai

Coronavirus and lockdown have impacted lives on all fronts. Amid the crisis, Tamil film director Anand turned into a grocery shop owner. Due to crisis, his several projects have been put on hold. The director is now selling essentials in relatively lesser cost to people in order to ease their lives. In the past, director Anand has worked in films like Mouna Mazhai, Oru Mazhai Naangu Saaral.

Credit: ANI    Duration: 02:04Published

Wuhan Wuhan Sub-provincial city in Hubei, People's Republic of China

Sacha Baron Cohen Makes Secret Appearance at Conservative Rally in Washington | THR News [Video]

Sacha Baron Cohen Makes Secret Appearance at Conservative Rally in Washington | THR News

Organizers of the event have suggested the comedian disguised himself as a lead singer who encouraged the crowd to sing along to lyrics such as "Obama what we gotta do, inject him with the Wuhan flu" and "Corona is a liberal hoax."

Credit: The Hollywood Reporter    Duration: 01:44Published
Beijing residents less worried as new virus cases drops [Video]

Beijing residents less worried as new virus cases drops

Beijing reported on Monday nine new cases for Sunday, sharply down from 22 a day earlier.

Credit: Reuters Studio    Duration: 01:19Published
Beijing residents fear Wuhan-style lockdown if cases continue to rise [Video]

Beijing residents fear Wuhan-style lockdown if cases continue to rise

Concerns are growing in Beijing about a rise in coronavirus cases in the city that could lead to a possible Wuhan-style lockdown. Joe Davies reports.

Credit: Reuters Studio    Duration: 01:05Published
Coronavirus Resurgence In Beijing [Video]

Coronavirus Resurgence In Beijing

Beijing is seeing a surge in coronavirus cases. The Chinese capital has reported its second consecutive day of record new numbers of COVID-19 cases. The recent outbreak has been traced to Xinfadi, a wholesale food market that accounts for 80% of Beijing’s farm produce. Xinfadi is a complex that is 20 times larger than the seafood market in Wuhan where the virus originated. The market has been shuttered and tens of thousands of nearby residents are being tested for the virus.

Credit: Wochit News    Duration: 00:37Published
Researcher: take new Wuhan study 'with a grain of salt' [Video]

Researcher: take new Wuhan study 'with a grain of salt'

Beijing has dismissed a Harvard Medical School study of hospital traffic and search engine data that suggested the new coronavirus may already have been spreading in China last August, and scientists said it offered no convincing evidence of when the outbreak began. Libby Hogan reports.

Credit: Reuters Studio    Duration: 01:55Published

Related videos from verified sources

Watch live: British evacuation jet from Coronavirus zone lands in UK [Video]

Watch live: British evacuation jet from Coronavirus zone lands in UK

A planeload of about 200 French citizens from the virus-hit Chinese city of Wuhan has landed in southern France.View on euronews

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 02:01Published
Japan and U.S. evacuate citizens in Wuhan amid virus outbreak [Video]

Japan and U.S. evacuate citizens in Wuhan amid virus outbreak

WUHAN, CHINA — According to Bloomberg, China has confirmed over 5,900 cases of coronavirus nationwide and at least 132 deaths. About 60 thousand patients are being monitored. The number of..

Credit: TomoNews US     Duration: 01:38Published
US woman in Wuhan explores the 'ghost town' amid lockdown [Video]

US woman in Wuhan explores the 'ghost town' amid lockdown

An American citizen in the epicentre of the coronavirus outbreak explored her neighbourhood amid the lockdown that has been incurred on the Chinese megacity. Footage from January 24 shows a near..

Credit: Newsflare     Duration: 01:42Published

Related news from verified sources

India, Bangladesh consider evacuating citizens from China's Wuhan

India and Bangladesh said on Tuesday they were working on evacuating their citizens from the Chinese city of Wuhan, the epicentre of a coronavirus outbreak that...
Reuters India

India shares ‘evacuation’ forms with citizens stuck in Wuhan

The Indian embassy in Beijing on Wednesday started sharing “evacuation consent” forms online with Indians stuck in the coronavirus-hit Chinese city of Wuhan....
IndiaTimes

UK delays evacuation flight from coronavirus epicentre in China

Britain has delayed a planned evacuation of its citizens from the coronavirus hit Chinese city of Wuhan because it has not yet got the correct permissions from...
Reuters India


Tweets about this