General households to cut and store waste masks, gloves for 72 hours before disposing of: CPCB

IndiaTimes Thursday, 23 July 2020
In its latest guidelines on disposal of Covid-19 waste, pollution watchdog CPCB has directed that masks and gloves used by everyone, whether infected or not, should be cut and kept in paper bags for minimum 72 hours before disposing of them.

💡 newsR Knowledge: Other News Mentions

COVID-19 COVID-19 Disease caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2

We are facing invisible enemy; fighting it on war-footing mode, says PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said that the country is facing an invisible enemy, referring to the coronavirus crisis in India. PM further said the..

Covid-19: Dr Reddy's rolls out Sputnik V in India at around Rs 995 per dose

Dr Reddy’s Laboratories, the Indian partner of Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF), said it has commenced Sputnik V’s India rollout with the first dose..
Oxygen crisis unfolds as climbers chase Everest dreams [Video]

Oxygen crisis unfolds as climbers chase Everest dreams

India’s brutal second wave of coronavirus has spilled into neighboring Nepal, including Mount Everest. Despite the government’s denial, a tour company told CNN more than 30 of their Everest clients have tested positive in Nepal. CNN’s Anna Coren speaks with a veteran climber who aborted his trip for fear of catching Covid-19 on the mountain.

Credit: Bleacher Report AOL    Duration: 03:22Published

COVID-19: India reports 3.43 lakh fresh cases, fatality rate rises in May

49.79% of the new COVID-19 cases are reported from five states, with Maharashtra alone responsible for 12.41% of the new cases.

You Might Like

Related news from verified sources

Hit by COVID cess, consumers downgrading to lower priced liquor

Hit by the steep price increase in wine, beer and spirits due to COVID cess, consumers in many states are downgrading to lower-priced alcoholic beverages,...

COVID-19: Involve citizens in fight against coronavirus in Maharashtra, says Uddhav Thackeray

Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Thursday said all cities in the state should set up 'corona vigilance committees',to involve participation of...

World witnessing how one of the most successful battles against COVID-19 is being fought in India: Amit Shah

Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Sunday said that the whole world was appreciating India's successful fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. Speaking ahead of the...