Lockdown 2.0 News
PM Modi will interact with the beneficiaries of Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana through video conferencing. August 5, 2021 marks the second anniversary of the historic decision of abolishing Article 370 and 35(A) that gave the erstwhile state its special status. UP CM Yogi Adityanath today will visit Ayodhya to mark the first anniversary of the Ram temple Bhoomi pujan.
BBMP has 141 micro-containment zones, according to the latest report, which is a significant increase from last week. Authorities are declaring apartments as micro-containment zones where three or more positive cases are being found. Mahadevapura, Bommanahalli and the West divisions of Bengaluru have emerged as COVID hotspots.
The decision to impose a complete weekend curfew comes as the state has been recording more than 22,000 daily COVID-19 cases every day. The central government is sending a six-member team from the National Centre for Disease Control to the state. Some of the worst affected districts in Kerala are Malappuram, Thrissur, Kozhikode, Ernakulam, Palakkad, Kollam, Alappuzha, Kannur, Thiruvananthapuram and Kottayam.