Rajasthan reports first Covid-19 death

Jaipur: Rajasthan reported the first Covid-19 death, here on Thursday. Narayan Singh, 73, who was on dialysis and suffered from several ailments, passed away in Bhilwara, health officials confirmed. Rajasthan Health Minister Raghu Sharma said Singh had blood pressure, breathing and kidney malfunction problem. He was on hemodialysis and had suffered brain stroke. He was […]

2 more patients test positive, Rajasthan corona tally now 40

Jaipur: Two more persons tested positive on Thursday for coronavirus, taking the total tally of COVID positive patients in Rajasthan to 40, health officials said. One of the patients is 45 years old from Jaipur, while the second patient is 35 years from Jhunjhunu, said Additional Chief Secretary Rohit Kumar Singh. Both cases are reported […]

Rajasthan reports 4 new Covid-19 cases, total rises to 36

Jaipur: Four new coronavirus positive cases, including two healthcare personnel from Bhilwara, on Wednesday has taken the total number of cases in Rajasthan to 36, according to state health officials here on Wednesday. Additional Chief Secretary (medical & health) Rohit Kumar Singh confirmed that of the four coronavirus positive case, two were medical staff members […]

29 arrested in Rajasthan for spreading rumours on social media

Jaipur: At least 29 people have been arrested in Rajasthan for spreading rumours on social media and for violating section 144, confirmed officials here on Monday. Earlier, Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot, addressing a review meeting on Sunday, had said that any kind of rumours and violation of guidelines cannot be tolerated during lockdown. He directed […]

Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot (File Photo/IANS)

Rajasthan CM orders complete lockdown in state till March 31

Jaipur: Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Saturday ordered complete lockdown in the state in order to prevent the spread of coronavirus. Everything, except essential services, shall remain shut during this period, the CHief Minister said, adding that all government and private offices, shops, shopping malls, factories and public transport shall remain under lockdown. “It’s […]

‘Kadha’ distributed in Rajasthan to take on coronavirus

Jaipur: At a time when the world is busy searching cure for coronavirus, which is spreading its tentacles across the globe, Rajasthan is busy fighting it the Indian way — by distributing ‘kadha’, a herbal syrup. The ‘kadha’, it’s said, helps boost immunity against diseases, like swine flu, chikungunya and other seasonal ailments. It can […]