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Uttarakhand COVID-19 curfew: PDS shops to open for 3 hours till May 18

Uttarakhand COVID-19 curfew: PDS shops to open for 3 hours till May 18

 Uttarakhand Chief Minister Tirath Singh Rawat said that all shops of PDS will be open from 7 AM to 10 AM from May 14 till May 18 during the 'COVID curfew'. 

May 14, 2021, 07:45 AM IST
COVID-19: Uttarakhand government to distribute Ivermectin tablets among residents

COVID-19: Uttarakhand government to distribute Ivermectin tablets among residents

Ivermectin is an antiparasitic drug that has been recommended as preventive medicine against COVID by the state-level clinical technical committee.

May 12, 2021, 16:11 PM IST
Chardham highway project: Supreme Court to hear 'border road' matter on May 14

Chardham highway project: Supreme Court to hear 'border road' matter on May 14

The Uttarakhand government has started the process of refunding money to the devotees, who booked helicopter tickets in advance for the Chardham Yatra in Kedarnath. 

May 12, 2021, 10:09 AM IST
Cloudburst hits Uttarakhand's Devprayag, several shops and municipal buildings damaged

Cloudburst hits Uttarakhand's Devprayag, several shops and municipal buildings damaged

A cloudburst hit Devprayag in the Tehri district of Uttarakhand on Tuesday (May 11), razing two municipal buildings to the ground and damaging several shops.

May 11, 2021, 23:33 PM IST
Negative RT-PCR report mandatory for people entering Uttarakhand

Negative RT-PCR report mandatory for people entering Uttarakhand

According to the SOP issued by the state’s Chief Secretary Om Prakash, a negative RTPCR report and the Rapid Antigen Report will also be necessary for people going from Dehradun, Haridwar,

May 10, 2021, 15:20 PM IST
COVID curfew in Uttarakhand till May 18, shops to open for 3 hours only, check what’s not allowed

COVID curfew in Uttarakhand till May 18, shops to open for 3 hours only, check what’s not allowed

In the view of rising COVID-19 cases, the Uttarakhand government on Sunday (May 9, 2021) decided to impose a week-long 'COVID Curfew' which will remain in force between 6 am on May 11 and 6 am on

May 10, 2021, 11:22 AM IST
Uttarakhand imposes COVID curfew till May 18, check what’s allowed

Uttarakhand imposes COVID curfew till May 18, check what’s allowed

In the view of rising COVID-19 cases, the Uttarakhand government on Sunday (May 9, 2021) decided to impose a week-long 'COVID Curfew' which will remain in force between 6 am on May 11 and 6 am on May

May 10, 2021, 09:15 AM IST
Week-long 'COVID curfew' imposed in Uttarakhand, check complete details here

Week-long 'COVID curfew' imposed in Uttarakhand, check complete details here

The Uttarakhand government on Sunday decided to impose a week-long 'COVID Curfew' which will remain in force between 6 am on May 11 and 6 am on May 18. 

May 09, 2021, 22:16 PM IST
COVID-19 vaccination for 18-44 yrs age group to commence from May 10 in Uttarakhand

COVID-19 vaccination for 18-44 yrs age group to commence from May 10 in Uttarakhand

The COVID vaccination for people in the age group of 18 to 44 years will begin in Uttarakhand from Monday (May 10, 2021), informed the Chief Minister's Office (CMO) on Saturday (May 8, 2021). 

May 09, 2021, 07:48 AM IST
Five COVID-19 patients die at Roorkee hospital due to disruption in oxygen supply, probe ordered

Five COVID-19 patients die at Roorkee hospital due to disruption in oxygen supply, probe ordered

A magisterial probe has been ordered into the incident, Haridwar District Magistrate C Ravishankar said on Wednesday. A medical audit of the hospital is also being conducted by a team comprising the

May 05, 2021, 10:12 AM IST
Uttarakhand: Corona curfew extended in Dehradun, Haridwar, US Nagar till May 6

Uttarakhand: Corona curfew extended in Dehradun, Haridwar, US Nagar till May 6

Dehradun District Magistrate extends 'Corona Curfew' till 5 am on May 6.

May 02, 2021, 21:45 PM IST
Uttarakhand government suspends Char Dham Yatra due to COVID spike, priests of four temples to perform rituals

Uttarakhand government suspends Char Dham Yatra due to COVID spike, priests of four temples to perform rituals

Issuing an order, Chief Minister Tirath Singh Rawat said on Thursday that only priests of the four temples will perform rituals and puja this year. 

Apr 29, 2021, 12:25 PM IST
BJP MP Ajay Bhatt demands financial aid for kin of journalists who died of COVID-19, writes letter to Uttarakhand CM Tirath Singh Rawat

BJP MP Ajay Bhatt demands financial aid for kin of journalists who died of COVID-19, writes letter to Uttarakhand CM Tirath Singh Rawat

Data from the Ministry of Health showed that deaths due to COVID-19 have crossed the 2-lakh mark in the country

Apr 29, 2021, 09:14 AM IST
Uttarakhand glacier break: 15 BRO workers, hailing from Jharkhand, killed in Sumna avalanche

Uttarakhand glacier break: 15 BRO workers, hailing from Jharkhand, killed in Sumna avalanche

Sumna, where the avalanche occurred on Friday, is located near the confluence of the Girthigad and Kiogad, two streams that originate from the Dhauli Ganga river, which witnessed a calamitous

Apr 27, 2021, 23:44 PM IST
Dehradun DM issues SOPs for admission of patients to COVID Care Centres, Health Centres and Hospitals

Dehradun DM issues SOPs for admission of patients to COVID Care Centres, Health Centres and Hospitals

Meanwhile, Corona curfew will also remain in place in Haldwani Municipal Corporation, Lalkuan Nagar Panchayat, and Ramnagar areas of Nainital district between April 27 and May 3.

Apr 27, 2021, 13:13 PM IST
COVID-19: After Dehradun, Uttarakhand imposes week-long curfew in parts of Pauri district

COVID-19: After Dehradun, Uttarakhand imposes week-long curfew in parts of Pauri district

The curfew in Uttarakhand's Pauri district will come into effect from Monday (April 26) 7 pm and will last till 5 am on May 3.

Apr 26, 2021, 09:19 AM IST
Uttarakhand: Shri Hemkunt Sahib Yatra deferred due to COVID-19 surge

Uttarakhand: Shri Hemkunt Sahib Yatra deferred due to COVID-19 surge

The Yatra for Sri Hemkunt Sahib Gurudwara, situated in the hilly district of Chamoli, was slated to commence from May 10. It has now been postponed. 

Apr 26, 2021, 07:31 AM IST
COVID: 93 students at Uttarakhand’s govt nursing college test positive

COVID: 93 students at Uttarakhand’s govt nursing college test positive

Nearly 200 students were tested for COVID-19, of which 65 students who tested negative are being sent home. 

Apr 25, 2021, 09:45 AM IST
Avalanche in Uttarakhand's Joshimath: 10 bodies recovered, over 380 rescued

Avalanche in Uttarakhand's Joshimath: 10 bodies recovered, over 380 rescued

A total of 430 BRO workers were at the road construction site when the avalanche occurred on Friday (April 23).

Apr 24, 2021, 19:26 PM IST
Glacier burst near India-China border in Uttarakhand's Chamoli, no casualties, govt issues alert

Glacier burst near India-China border in Uttarakhand's Chamoli, no casualties, govt issues alert

No contact has so far been established with the area due to heavy snowfall in Chamoli district.

Apr 24, 2021, 07:09 AM IST