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COVID-19 threat surges in Mumbai; 60 BEST employees test positive

An RT-PCR test at Mumbai Airport is now compulsory for all international travellers

Mumbai on Tuesday saw a massive COVID-19 spike with as many as 10,860 new cases. This has marked a 34.47% daily rise from the tallies of the previous day. This tally is inclusive of the 60 BEST employees who tested coronavirus positive in the last 24 hours, intensifying the pandemic threat in Mumbai. As per reports, this is the highest single-day rise in Mumbai since April 7, 2021, when 10,442 cases were logged in here.


Int'l travel protocols revised in Mumbai

Amid the persistent rise of COVID-19 spread in Mumbai, the Brihanmumbai Mumbai Corporation (BMC) has revised travel protocols to impose the RT-PCR test imperative on all international passengers arriving in the city. Earlier, this order was limited to only those travellers flying from 'at-risk countries'.

Domestic travellers have to produce a negative RT-PCR test conducted no more than 72 hours before arrival at the airports. RT-PCR timeline starts from the report issuance time. Passengers not in possession of the same shall be denied boarding at the origin terminal. Only those who have the final vaccination certification are exempted from this rule.

COVID spread in Maharashtra

Recording another high, Maharashtra logged in 18,466 new COVID cases on Tuesday with 10,860 pooling in from Mumbai. The Mayor of State Capital has announced that a lockdown will be ordained here if the daily case count exceeds the 20,000 mark. Schools will be shut down in Pune, for the same.

As per the latest reports, around 85 new cases Omicron cases were reported in the state, pushing the state tally to 653 - making Maharashtra the worst-hit region in the country. As of now, the aggregate case count stands at 67,30,494 infections. 20 COVID morbidities were reported in the last 24 hours, taking the toll to 1,41,573, the health department said.

KL Rahul likely to lead the debutant Lucknow franchise in 2022 IPL!

After starting his IPL career in 2014, KL had been leading Punjab Kings in the last two editions of the Indian Premier League.

The Lucknow IPL franchise is all set to make its entry in this year's Indian Premier League with KL Rahul as the team captain. Apart from KL Rahul, ahead of the mega auction that is set to take place on February 12 and 13, Marcus Stoinis and Ravi Bishnoi are also likely to be chosen by the debutant Lucknow franchise in this year's IPL edition. Read on to know more about RP Sanjiv Goenka Group-owned team Lucknow.

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Jaipur doctor features an award-winning international film!

Dr. Pooja Mukul, a renowned rehabilitation physician from Jaipur has featured in an international documentary called 'Price of Cheap'

In the recently held Jaipur International Film Festival (JIFF), the audience was elated to see an international documentary starring the city’s very own renowned rehabilitation physician, Dr. Pooja Mukul, ‘Price of Cheap’ is a documentary that tells the stories of modern slaves hidden in fashion supply chains, directed by filmmaker and screenwriter, Barry Stevens.

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Are you dealing with post-COVID fatigue & other health problems? iTHRIVE is here with a plan!

iTHRIVE presents PCS Care, a holistic solution for post-COVID treatment

Moving forward with its revolutionary method of healthcare, iTHRIVE is here with the ultimate post-COVID care plan addressing all the aftereffects of this viral infection. Using its multidisciplinary approach, iTHRIVE's Post-COVID Recovery Programme- PCS Care tackles the underlying health issues in people with a history of COVID-19.

If you've started feeling low even after you're no longer infected with COVID, you are not alone. According to experts, people who have recovered from COVID continue to face fatigue and other underlying health problems including brain fog, heart palpitation or multi-organ conditions. To help people facing these troubles, iTHRIVE has a plan and that uses some simple herbs, nutrients, food and alternative modalities like meditation.

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With 31,111 fresh cases reported on Monday, Maharashtra's COVID graph marks a decline

Out of the total daily Covid cases detected in Maharashtra on Monday, Mumbai City reported 5,956 cases, marking a significant downfall from the fresh caseload noted on Sunday

After registering 46,723 new cases on January 12, the graph of daily COVID infection tally has been depicting a slight slump in Maharashtra. Registering a fall of around 10,000 cases from Sunday, 31,111 fresh COVID cases were detected across Maharashtra, on Monday. While this news brings a sense of relief for all, the rise in Omicron infection in the state has become a cause of concern in the state, claims health officials.

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2,716 fresh COVID cases & 1,420 recoveries reported in Lucknow on Monday

Ever since the outbreak of this pandemic, a total of 2,59,691 people have contracted the coronavirus infection in the city, so far

Amid the rising coronavirus infection, Lucknow marked yet another high on Monday with a total of 2,716 fresh COVID cases, taking the active caseload to 17,658. According to reports, Chief Medical Officer, Lucknow, also contracted the viral disease on Monday. With the active mark nearing the 20,000-mark now, the surge in cases has become a cause of concern for all. Read on to know more about the status of COVID in Lucknow.

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In an attempt to widen the coverage of vaccination among school students in Lucknow, the authorities have issued a new directive to the principals of all the schools in the city. As per the notice issued by the authorities on Monday, the school administration is now responsible for the vaccination drive that is set to take place on the school campus. Read on to know more about the vaccination drive of adolescents aged 15 to 17 in Lucknow.

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Chowmein gol-gappa from Lucknow is breaking the internet, would you try this bizarre fusion food?

While this new weird fusion food has divided the internet, what are your thoughts on it?

Moving over the iconic Tunday ke kebabs and Idrees ki biryani, Lucknow has a brand new offering for all the foodies who love to experiment with their food. Brace your heart for this one as it is not meant for the light-hearted (read stomach). Lucknow- the land of flavours presents Chowmein Gol Gappa! *drumrolls*

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