Avoiding face mask while travelling in private vehicles is no longer a punishable offense: BMC

Face Mask in Vehicle

Avoiding face mask inside private vehicles is no longer a punishable offence in Mumbai. The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation i.e. BMC took this major decision on Sunday. The BMC announced that citizens will not be fined for not wearing masks inside private vehicles. However, not wearing a mask while travelling in public vehicles will remain a punishable offence, the BMC clarified. Failure in compliance with these rules will result in penalty/fine. These regulations were issued by the Mumbai’s Municipal Commissioner Iqbal Chahal after numerous passengers complained about being fined Rs 200/head…

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India’s Covishield ratified by Nepal, requests 1.2 crore doses

Covishield

Covishield—A COVID-19 vaccine manufactured by India has reportedly been ratified by Nepal. Covishield has been developed by the Oxford University and AstraZeneca jointly and is being manufactured by the Indian Institute of Serum located in Pune. Significantly, Nepal has expressed confidence in India’s vaccine over China’s vaccine despite tensions in recent relations with India and its linkages to China. However, this approval is seen as a good sign for the future relationship between India and Nepal. According to the sources, about 1.2 crore doses of the vaccine have been requested…

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List of all the states where schools are reopening with strict Covid19 guidelines

Classroom

It has been almost 10 months since all the educational institutions have been shut down after the pandemic hit in the country. Still, online sessions have really helped in conducting classes but up to some extent as laboratory experiments and other courses cannot be conducted online. After evaluating the loss and wastage of time of students, the education board and the government of a few states of the country have finally decided of reopening schools and other educational institutions in their respective states. Here is the list of all the…

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Schools to remain closed in Mumbai till 31st December

Mumbai Schools

As the number of COVID-19 cases keeps rising quite significantly in Mumbai, every school under the administration of BMC (Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation) will stay shut up to 31st December 2020, by the latest order. As per the previous instructions, all schools in Mumbai were poised to reopen on 23rd November 2020. Excluding Mumbai, all other cities of Maharashtra can resume their school activities from Monday. The schools should function by adhering to all the prescribed COVID-19 guidelines issued by the Government of Maharashtra. The Mayor of Mumbai, Kishori Pednekar said that the…

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Seven Forms of Mild Covid Identified And Know What Changes It Does to The Immune System

Covid

The covid-19 virus is still under research and we come across something new every day. This time is the fact that the people having mild covid can be further classified down to 7 different categories. Apart from that, the recent studies showed that the one’s who recovered from the mild covid attack, have improved and more number of antibody-producing immunity in their bodies. The higher the fever person had at the time of their virus interaction, the better their antibody-producing is. This helps in determining that with the combined action…

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International flights to remain non-operable until November 30: DGCA

International Flights India

The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) said that all international passenger flights operating to-and-from India will continue to be non-operable up to 30 November, until further orders. The DGCA extended the suspension of international flight operations that was due to expire on 31st October. Aviation-regulated special flights such as flights under the Vande Bharat mission, charter flights, and repatriation flights including all-cargo international flights will continue to operate, according to DGCA’s statement. However, on case-to-case basis, some international flights may be allowed to function on specific routes. To control…

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