Suspected case of coronavirus in Jaipur
Monday, January 27, 2020, 3:12 PM
A suspected case of coronavirus has been reported in Jaipur, following which the patient has been kept in isolation, state Health Minister Raghu Sharma said. He said a doctor, who returned to India after completing the MBBS course in China, was kept in isolation at the SMS Hospital on the suspicion of being affected by a coronavirus.
Bars in Noida, Ghaziabad to remain open till 2am from April
Monday, January 27, 2020, 3:09 PM
The Uttar Pradesh government has given its nod to keep bars in Noida and Ghaziabad open till 2am in the morning. The ones in star hotels may close by 4am. In its excise policy for 2020-21, the UP government extended the closure timing by one-hour and instructed liquor outlets to set-up barcode on all liquor bottles and upload other details regarding their stock online.
9K Maharashtra gram panchayats oppose govt move to cancel direct poll
Monday, January 27, 2020, 2:56 PM
Several thousand-gram panchayats in Maharashtra have opposed the Uddhav Thackeray government's decision to cancel direct elections for the post of sarpanch. The new-rule states that those elected to the gram panchayat will elect a sarpanch from among themselves. "As many as 9,000-gram panchayats have passed a resolution opposing the government's decision to allow members to elect a sarpanch from among themselves," said the source.