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TABLEEGHI JAMAT’s 17 NIZAMUDDIN VISITORS TEST NEGATIVE

DHARWAD: Deputy Commissioner Deepa Cholan has said on Thursday that the officials had traced 17 persons who had visited Nizamuddin and had returned to the district. All the 17 were subjected to the thermal screening at the fever clinic in KIMS, Hubballi, and were hospital isolated. The blood and throat …

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‘DHARWAD PATIENT TESTS NEGATIVE TO CORONAVIRUS AFTER TREATMENT’

HUBBALLI: Health of the 33-year-old man of Dharwad who was tested positive for COVID-19 admitted to KIMS, is recovering. After several days of treatment, the patient’s throat swab and blood sample were sent for testing. Now he has been tested negative to coronavirus,” said district in-charge Minister Jagdish Shettar. He …

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SWR TO CONVERT 300 NON-AC COACHES INTO ISOLATION WARDS

HUBBALLI: In a bid to increase the country’s capacity for isolation facilities, the Railways is converting sleeper class coaches into isolation wards by modifying the coaches as per prototype issued by Railway Board to make them suitable to act as quarantine hubs. On South Western Railway (SWR) a total of …

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THOSE IN HOME QUARANTINE TO BE SHIFTED TO HOTEL AYODHYA

HUBBALLI: As a precautionary measure, those in home quarantine will be shifted to Hotel Ayodhya, located in front of Hubballi Old Bus Stand, said Dharwad Deputy Commissioner Deepa Cholan. The district administration has booked as many as 50 rooms at Hotel Ayodhya and those in home quarantine, including those who …

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‘ELEVATED CORRIDOR AT RANI CHANNAMMA CIRCLE GETS APPROVAL’

HUBBALLI: Much awaited Elevated Corridor flyover at Chennamma Circle in the City has got approval, informed Union Minister Prahlad Joshi. “Good news for the people of Hubballi-Dharwad. Our proposed elevated corridor at Rani Chennamma Circle at Hubballi is now ready for tender worth Rs. 300 crore,” Joshi wrote on his …

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EVERY ONE NEED NOT WEAR MASK: STATE GOVERNMENT CLARIFIES

BENGALURU: With many departmental stores, shops and establishments insisting on people to wear masks, Karnataka government on Tuesday clarified that as a rule every one need not wear a mask. The Commissionerate of Health and Family Welfare Services in an advisory said a person is suppose to wear mask only …

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HDMC NOT TO COLLECT GARBAGE FROM QUARANTINED HOMES

HUBBALLI: As a precautionary measure to curb the spread of coronavirus, the district administration and HDMC has decided to dispose the waste collected from quarantined homes in the form of “bio-medical waste.” As per government’s order, the waste collected from quarantined home will be considered biomedical waste. Rio-green Environ (INDIA) …

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K-CET POSTPONED DUE TO COVID-19 OUTBREAK

BENGALURU: Dr Ashwathnarayan CN, Deputy Chief Minister of Karnataka, has said the State CET has been postponed till further notice. “Entrance Test for Professional Courses (CET) to be held on April 22, 23, has been postponed indefinitely,” the minister said in a Tweet. The Karnataka CET or KCET admit card …

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