Chandigarh Issues Covid Advisory: Face Masks Mandatory, Gatherings Shortened

Chandigarh's fight against COVID-19 strengthens! From doctors to attendants, all hospital staff must now wear masks on duty, ensuring a safer environment for both patients and healthcare workers. 


Amidst rising Covid cases across India, the city is taking action: face masks are now mandatory in all public places. Crowded areas get the thumbs-down as residents are urged to practice social distancing. Cooperation and vigilance, not panic, are the watchwords. 

Karnataka Makes Face Mask Mandatory:

Karnataka ups the COVID ante: masks are now mandatory for everyone! Following an earlier mandate for vulnerable groups like seniors and those with comorbidities, the state extends the rule to all residents.  Chief Minister Siddaramiah highlights avoiding risk zones and prioritizes mask-wearing for seniors. As the state tackles the rising Covid numbers, remember: vigilance, not anxiety, is key. 

Corona Cases in India:

While Covid cases inch up in India (640 new infections), active cases see a modest rise to 2,997. India's Covid picture shows a cautious climb in daily cases (640 new) and active infections (2,997). While the overall tally rises to 4.50 crore, deaths remain low with just one reported in Kerala.

India's Covid Update:

Cases: Modest rise (640 new) with active infections reaching 2,997.

Deaths: Low toll (1 fatality) with total at 5,33,328.

Recoveries: The positive trend continues with 4,44,70,887 total recoveries (98.81% recovery rate).

Vaccinations: Over 220.67 crore doses administered.