With the surge of COVID-19 cases in Bengaluru, Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) Commissioner Gaurav Gupta held a meeting with doctors and said that they had stepped up more on testing and vaccination and able to test people before who starts developing symptoms. Gaurav said, "Bangalore COVID cases have indeed risen sharply in the last few days. This second appears to be way more infectious. We are stepping up on the testing, where we find positive cases we are working on those places. We are able to test the people before they starts developing the symptoms so that's possible for everybody to be tested. We are stepping up the testing from 60,000 to 1,00,000 and vaccination from 35,000 to 70,000 everyday." Special Health Commissioner, Rajendra Cholan said, "As the numbers of cases are increasing, first thing is the bed availability and we had meeting with all the private hospitals and medical colleges. Now, we have received sufficient beds and we are setting up COVID care centre in 28 constituencies of Bengaluru to facilitate more beds, approx 2500-3000 beds.
Retired engineer fulfils his mission to convert spaces in home into thriving 'urban jungle'. Nataraja Upadhya's house reflects his love for nature. Upadhya used his skills to grow over 300 plant species that he inherited from his farmer father. This is what inspired him for this ambitious move.
Due to spike in COVID cases, night curfew has been imposed in Karnataka between 10 pm and 5 am to check the spread of coronavirus. Police barricades were placed to keep a check on the vehicular movement in Bengaluru. Similarly, the police officials kept a tab on movement during the curfew in Kalaburagi. They also baton charge people found wandering at public places during night curfew. DCP Kishore Kumar said, "Kalaburagi City Police are enforcing the night curfew (between 10 pm and 5 am) very strictly. We request people not to come out without any reason." The night curfew will remain in place till April 20.
While incidents of passengers misbehaving on a flight is not something new, but in a horrific incident, a passenger crossed all limits. AirAsia passengers on Tuesday witnessed an unprecedented incident on a Bengaluru to Delhi flight when an unruly passenger stripped onboard. The Delhi police have registered a case against the passenger under the appropriate section.
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On screen credit 'Courtesy of STV. Available for catch-up on STV Player'. Max 60 seconds use. Use within 24 hours. The five Scottish party leaders face-off in a leaders debate.SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon has urged Scots to re-elect her as First Minister in May’s Holyrood election – promising “strong leadership” through the rest of the Covid-19 pandemic and a second independence vote in its aftermath.Scottish Conservative leader Douglas Ross said other issues such as tackling drug deaths, improving mental health care and increasing the number of police officers should take priority.Scottish Liberal Democrat leader Willie Rennie also disagreed that there should be another referendum in the next five years.
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