The variety of folks dying of corona virus in India is rising steadily. The fourth loss of life is from Punjab the place the affected person succumbed. Earlier, one loss of life every has been reported in Karnataka, Maharashtra and Delhi. At the identical time, the variety of folks caught within the corona virus has reached 173. It consists of 25 foreigners. The Central Government has postponed all examinations throughout the nation as a result of efforts to fight the corona virus. In most states malls, theaters, faculties have been closed. The central authorities has instructed 50 % staff to work at home.
The first loss of life case as a result of corona virus has been reported in Punjab. <! –
A 70-year-old man who returned to his native village of Pathalawa close to Germany a couple of days in the past has died of corona virus. Baldev Singh son Jagannath, resident of village Pathalawa, reached his village Pathalawa from Germany after a 2-hour keep in Italy.
All eating places closed until 31 March in Delhi
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has ordered closure of all of the eating places within the nationwide capital by 31 March relating to the Corona virus. Apart from this, schools, instructional establishments and ITIs have been closed. Social, cultural, political gatherings with greater than 20 folks is not going to be accepted. He appealed to the folks to keep away from being united and to maintain distance from one another.
Transport companies suspended in Punjab
At the identical time, the Punjab authorities on Thursday introduced the suspension of public transport companies from midnight on Friday, moreover banning the gathering of greater than 20 folks. The authorities has additionally determined to shut marriage ceremony ceremonies, lodges, eating places, banquets and eating locations throughout the state. Home supply and meals packaged companies will proceed.
Ban on entry of frequent folks in authorities places of work
These selections have been taken at a gathering of a seven-member group of ministers constituted by the Punjab authorities to overview the situation of corona virus. The Group of Ministers has diminished the mobilization of individuals to 20. Earlier this restrict was 50 folks. The entry of frequent folks into authorities places of work shall be prohibited. Punjab School Education Board's 10th and 12th courses examinations have been postponed until 31 March.
More than 9 thousand died worldwide
Corona virus has turn into a interval for Europe, having come out of China and engulfed greater than 170 nations of the world. By Thursday, the loss of life toll as a result of this virus has elevated to greater than 9 thousand in the entire world. At the identical time, Italy stays the hub of the corona virus. Death toll in Italy goes up sharply On Wednesday, 475 deaths occurred in Italy. This is the very best variety of deaths in a single day in any nation. The variety of lifeless in Italy rose to 2,978. Earlier in Italy, 368 folks misplaced their lives in someday.
Indigo introduced wage cuts
Private airline IndiGo has determined to chop the salaries of all senior staff. Government airline Air India may additionally reduce salaries by 5 per cent. Indigo CEO Ranjay Dutta introduced a 25 per cent reduce in his wage. A discount of 20 per cent in salaries of senior vice presidents and above, 15 per cent discount in wage of cockpit employees has been introduced. Apart from this, the wage of Assistant Vice President and cabin crew shall be diminished by 10% and in Band C wage by 5%.
155 trains canceled until 31 March
Railways introduced the cancellation of 84 trains on Thursday from 20 March to 31 March. So far 155 trains have been canceled. These embody different main lengthy distance trains together with Tejas and Humsafar Express. Many persons are getting their tickets canceled as a result of Corona virus. Railways has stated that individuals will get full refund, cancellation cost is not going to be deducted if the tickets of those trains are canceled.