Coronavirus tally in Mumbai soars once again!

As of now, the mortality rate in Maharashtra stands at about 3.03%.

On Friday, Maharashtra saw a new high of Covid-19 cases, with more than 19,000 fresh cases. In Mumbai alone, the total number of cases crossed 1.50 lakh. With 19,218 new cases, the state of Maharashtra surpassed the previous high of 18,105, seen only a few days back. This has taken the total tally to 863,062 in Mumbai.


Coronavirus cases in Mumbai are rising at an alarming rate

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Everyday, there are more than 1,500 new cases in Mumbai alone, which in itself is rather alarming. In a city of 1.85 crores, more than 3 lakh people are infected and if proper precautions are not taken, things are going to go from bad to worse.

As of now, the mortality rate in Maharashtra stands at about 3.03%. Readers should also note that coronavirus reinfection is a very real thing and Mumbai is already seeing its first few cases of reinfection.

Knock Knock

With the series of reversal of lockdowns, people are once again returning back to their normal lives. In Mumbai, a city where cases are so high, the lifting of restrictions could lead to life threatening scenarios. At any rate, as of now, schools, colleges, cinemas and other similar public places will remain shut until the end of this month.

Set to open for public use in January 2022, Kanpur Metro dives into fine-tuning with vigour

Electrical and fire fittings, civic construction work, underground tunelling work to begin simultaenously for Kanpur Metro

The Kanpur Metro has buckled to boost its construction phase work, streamlined to inaugurate the services for public use by January next year. As per reports, tenders for laying metro-line corridors will be assigned in the coming week and the pivotal construction work will begin by April. The authorities have slated to lay electrical lines, in addition to setting tracks and fire safety provisions simultaneously to holistically establish the system. Marked for November trials, Kanpur too will become a 'metro-city' by 2022.

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Boosting network connectivity​ across the state, Goa to have 62 new mobile towers soon

The latest intervention is a part of the government's Telecommunication Infrastructure Policy 2020.

The Chief Minister of Goa announced a new proposal to enhance mobile connectivity in the state on Saturday. As per reports, Goa is all set to witness the installation of about 62 new mobile towers in the near future. The latest step which comes as a part of the government's telecommunication policy will not only improve network accessibility in the state but also amplify the existing infrastructure.

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IIM-Indore to lead Madhya Pradesh on the path of self-reliance with its expert industrial policies

The backbone of Aatmanirbhar evam Samridha MP, IIM Indore to culture an environment conducive to development.

The Indian Institute of Management Indore will take the pivotal position to lead the state of Madhya Pradesh on its journey to be self-reliant or 'Aatmanibhar'. Harbouring its expertise for the benefit of the state, this institute will help draw new industrial policies which are conducive for culturing the state's landscape to accommodate growing businesses here. This will also facilitate the ease of doing business here which will attract new ventures as well as boost domestic talent.

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A cold Sunday greets Lucknow; winter chills bring haze and fog in the city

The temperature fall will be more evident in the following week.

Lucknow wakes up to yet another cold winter morning as the sun remains shrouded by haze and fog. As per forecasts, night temperatures in the city will go as low as 10°C which will be accompanied by soft-blow of eastward winds. The cold will intensify and the temperature dip will be more evident in the following weeks as the winds will turn their direction, blowing towards west and north-west.

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Augmenting medical facilities in the city, Kanpur's Hallet Hospital to get a new Ward 50

A a 20 thousand litre oxygen supply facility would be installed for the patients in the hospital.

With an objective to expand the medical facilities available in the city, Lala Lajpat Rai Hospital in Kanpur commonly known as the 'Hallet Hospital' is looking forward to fresh developments. As per reports, the new Ward 50 of the hospital complex would be ready to accommodate patients in a year. The hospital administration has also planned the installation of a 20 thousand litre oxygen supply facility for the patients.

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