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Akshay Kumar Donates Rs 25 Cr For PM-CARES Fund March 28, 2020 18:17

Akshay Kumar Donates Rs 25 Cr For PM-CARES Fund:- The whole country is now in lockdown and the Indian government is trying their best to prevent the spread of coronavirus. Several Tollywood celebrities donated big amounts yesterday and most of the donations are restricted for the Relief Fund of Telugu states. Prabhas donated Rs 3 crores for Prime Minister Relief Fund and Pawan Kalyan donated a crore. When all the top Bollywood actors are silent, Akshay Kumar announced a fund of Rs 25 crores for PM-CARES Fund. "This is that time when all that matters is the lives of our people. And we need to do anything and everything it takes. I pledge to contribute Rs 25 crores from my savings to @narendramodi ji’s PM-CARES Fund. Let’s save lives, Jaan hai toh jahaan hai" posted Akshay Kumar on his official twitter handle. Netizens are now lauding Akshay Kumar for his huge donation. It's time for Khans and other top Bollywood actors to respond and donate their parts. This is that time when all that matters is the lives of our people. And we need to do anything and everything it takes. I pledge to contribute Rs 25 crores from my savings to @narendramodi ji’s PM-CARES Fund. Let’s save lives, Jaan hai toh jahaan hai. https://t.co/dKbxiLXFLS — Akshay Kumar (@akshaykumar) March 28, 2020

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Indian Railways Convert Train Coaches Into Isolation Wards March 28, 2020 16:26

Indian Railways Convert Train Coaches Into Isolation Wards:- Amid coronavirus scare, the Indian Railways stepped out with an interesting move and converted the train coaches into isolation wards to treat the patients. If needed, Indian Railways is ready to create three lakh care beds in the coming days if the number of cases takes a toll. North Central Railway General Manager Rajiv Chaudhary informed the news and he said that a coach was initially converted into an isolation ward after they consulted the medical professionals. This can be used in case of emergency clarified Rajiv. Preparing to Combat Coronavirus: In a novel initiative, Railways has converted train coaches into isolation wards for COVID-19 patients ?Now, Railways will offer clean, sanitised & hygienic surroundings for the patients to comfortably recover. #IndiaFightsCorona pic.twitter.com/miYO3LOGfN — Piyush Goyal (@PiyushGoyal) March 28, 2020 All the Railway divisions across the country identified a ward to set up isolation wards for the coronavirus patients. Indian Railways Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) is preparing to serve meals in this coronavirus outbreak if needed during this crisis. Chief Public Relations Officer (CPRO) of NCR, Ajeet Kumar Singh said that they are well prepared to serve in any need. An extension of the mandatory Paramedical Medical Examination (PME) of safety is considered.

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Kamal Haasan Trashes Coronavirus Positive Rumors March 28, 2020 14:46

Kamal Haasan Trashes Coronavirus Positive Rumors:- The pictures of the quarantine stickers that are pasted in front of Kamal Haasan's residence by the Chennai Corporation officials went viral. This left panic among his fans and Kamal Haasan had to respond saying that he is not tested positive with coronavirus. He clarified that his Alwarpet residence (on which the stickers are pasted) is used as the party office of Makkal Needhi Maiam. He even said that he is currently in self-isolation and never came out of his residence after the lockdown was announced. (Image Source: Indiatoday.Com) The Commissioner of Greater Chennai Corporation G Prakash clarified that the stickers are pasted after his ex-wife Gautami returned back from Dubai and has Kamal's address mentioned in her passport. Soon, the officials removed the stickers for Kamal's residence. A couple of days ago, Kamal Haasan announced that he converted his residence into a hospital to treat coronavirus patients.

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Venkatesh And Family Donates Rs 1 Cr March 28, 2020 13:39

Venkatesh And Family Donates Rs 1 Cr:- Tollywood along with Telugu states are left in lockdown due to coronavirus scare. Prabhas donated Rs 4 crores, Pawan Kalyan donated Rs 2 crores, Allu Arjun donated Rs 1.25 crores. Chiranjeevi, Balakrishna, Mahesh Babu donated Rs 1 crores each for the Relief Fund of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. NTR donated Rs 75 lakhs and Ram Charan donated Rs 70 lakhs. Several other producers and directors donated their part during this coronavirus outbreak. Daggubati family including Suresh Babu, Venkatesh and Rana Daggubati are the latest to donate their part. They donated Rs 1 crores for Film workers and Health workers in this coronavirus outbreak. Venkatesh who is shooting for Naarappa in Tamil Nadu halted the shoot and returned back to Hyderabad. The film directed by Srikanth Addala is aimed for summer release. Rana Daggubati who wrapped up Aranya is busy shooting for Virata Parvam. The film will release during the second half of 2020.

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KCR's Promise For Telangana Farmers In Coronavirus Time March 28, 2020 12:30

KCR's Promise For Telangana Farmers In Coronavirus Time:- Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao (KCR) always took special care for farmers and allocated huge budget for them. KCR announced that the state government will buy the paddy from the farmers of the state this year and asked them not to panic. He said that the government will open village-level market yards across the villages, towns of Telangana. He said that they are in plans to purchase 38 lakhs of tonnes of paddy and the process is expected to start from April 1st expressed KCR. KCR said that the government would bear Rs 35,000 crores for the same. "Farmers will have to be present at the market yards in their nearest towns and purchasing centers will be open in villages. Telangana government is in touch with Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to acquire a loan to support the farmers" said KCR. The process will take one month for completion and KCR said that the government schools, colleges and junior colleges will be used as godowns said KCR. Congress leaders urged the Telangana government to procure maize, chili and other crops from farmers. (Video Source: INews)

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Hundreds Of AP Natives Sent To Quarantine After They Reach The Border March 28, 2020 11:31

Hundreds Of AP Natives Sent To Quarantine After They Reach The Border:- The Government of Andhra Pradesh imposed several restrictions for all the people reaching the border even if they are the natives of Andhra Pradesh. After thousands are left strangled at the AP and Telangana border struggling to enter Andhra Pradesh, over 1300 people tried to enter into the state from the Karnataka border after a 21-day lockdown was announced. The people approached and tried to cross the border at Kolar in Chittoor district. But the officials appealed to the people to return back due to the lockdown. All these are stopped at Nangili toll plaza at the AP border after most of them hired private vehicles to cross the border. Chittoor district collector, N Bharat Gupta and Superintendent of Police (SP), S Senthil Kumar made arrangements and they are sent to quarantine. All these people are sent to a quarantine in Kolar district and a medical team of 30 doctors along with health supporters are sent. The majority of these workers belong to the Nellore district and others hail from different parts of Andhra Pradesh. The High Court of Andhra Pradesh made it clear yesterday to allow all the people crossing the border but conduct all the necessary medical tests.

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Coronavirus Trace: 887 Positive Cases And 20 Deaths March 28, 2020 11:22

Coronavirus Trace: 887 Positive Cases And 20 Deaths:- Despite of the lockdown, the number of positive cases of coronavirus in India are slowly taking a rise. The total number of positive cases in the country reached 887 and 20 deaths have been registered till date. Special task forces are arranged along with the medical teams to prevent the spread. Kolkata cops arrested a woman for posting fake news on social media about a doctor from Beliaghata infected with the coronavirus. Six from the nine new coronavirus cases in Bihar had no travel history confirmed the Bihar Health Department. United States of America continued to be shattered. 345 new deaths are registered in the country and 18,000 are tested positive yesterday as per the new tracker. The total number of coronavirus cases in the world crossed half a million and the total number of deaths is said to be over 20,000 as per the reports from the WHO. The United States of America announced a financial assistance of 2.9 million USD for India to fight coronavirus. US announced 174 million USD for 64 countries. Italy recorded 1000 new deaths which is highest in a day to date. A total number of 28 army, navy and air force hospitals are turned up for the patients of coronavirus.

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14 New Coronavirus Cases In Telangana March 28, 2020 09:36

14 New Coronavirus Cases In Telangana:- The situations of coronavirus in Telangana are slowly turning alarming. 14 new cases are registered in the state yesterday and the number of cases in the state reached 59. It is heard that the state enters into the dreaded stage 3 of the spread of the disease. Tests are conducted on the samples collected from the officials. Most of the infected have flown down from the international countries. Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao (KCR) announced that the state is completely prepared to fight the virus. He said that they are ready to handle 60,000 positive cases simultaneously. KCR also said that he had a word with the Prime Minister Narendra Modi and he assured to help the state to fight against coronavirus. KCR also said that 1400 beds are prepared at Gachibowli Stadium as a part of the Intensive Care Unit. Over 11,000 health care professionals are working in the state. The number of coronavirus cases in Andhra Pradesh has been 13 as of yesterday. The number of cases in the country reached 887 and 20 deaths are recorded to date. (Video Source: TV9 Telugu Live)

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UK Prime Minister Tested Positive With Coronavirus March 27, 2020 18:46

UK Prime Minister Tested Positive With Coronavirus:- The coronavirus is shaking the globe and thousands of deaths are registered and lakhs of people are infected with this deadly virus. Coronavirus has no borders and it is fast spreading across all the countries of the globe. As per the report from the WHO, coronavirus is now spread across all the countries. Boris Johnson, the Prime Minister of the United Kingdon is the latest one to get tested positive with coronavirus. He was tested on Thursday after he experienced mild symptoms. The test results are obtained today and his spokesperson confirmed that Boris Johnson is tested positive with coronavirus. "Be in no doubt that I can continue, thanks to the wizardry of modern technology, to communicate with all my top team, to lead the national fightback against coronavirus," posted Johnson on his social media page. The 55-year-old politician said that he developed a temperature and had a persistent cough. National Health Service conducted the tests yesterday. Boris Johnson is now self-isolated in Downing Street. Over the last 24 hours I have developed mild symptoms and tested positive for coronavirus.I am now self-isolating, but I will continue to lead the government’s response via video-conference as we fight this virus.Together we will beat this. #StayHomeSaveLives pic.twitter.com/9Te6aFP0Ri — Boris Johnson #StayHomeSaveLives (@BorisJohnson) March 27, 2020

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AP High Court Asks People To Allow In Andhra Pradesh March 27, 2020 18:23

AP High Court Asks People To Allow In Andhra Pradesh:- Couple of days ago, a high-drama was staged at the border of Andhra Pradesh after the people who are natives of AP are stopped entering into the state who are residing in Telangana. The government of Telangana issued NOCs but the people are stopped to prevent the spread of coronavirus. When things turned out intense, the Chief Ministers of both the states, KCR and YS Jaganmohan Reddy had a word and sorted the issue. AP Government allowed people who are ready to stay in isolation wards for 14 days. A petition has been filed in the AP High Court and the court today responded on a positive note. The court asked the AP Government to allow the people into the state and ordered to get all the medical tests done before reaching their hometowns. The High Court also strictly ordered the people to stay indoors until the completion of the lockdown period. All those who are eager to reach their hometowns can now cross the border and reach their homes after going through the screening of medical tests.

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