Migrant workers say they were on their way home to Punjab and Bihar but were brought to the shelter by police allegedly under false pretences.
Recently, Russia sent a cargo plane carrying 60 tonnes of medical supplies, including ventilators and masks to the US, to help in treating coronavirus patients.
Ranitidine is available in India under brand names of Aciloc and Zinetac but FDA specifically names Sanofi’s Zantac.
Warning that Covid-19 could bounce back in absence of proper post-lockdown plan, academics have urged govt to conduct more diagnostic tests.
According to the Health Ministry, 9 fresh deaths were reported — 4 from Maharashtra, 3 from Madhya Pradesh & one each from Andhra Pradesh and Punjab.
AYUSH Minister Shripad Yesso Naik also tells ThePrint that action will be taken against those spreading unsupported claims of alternative medicines to fight coronavirus.
To trace the people, who attended the Delhi congregation, police in different states have also roped in their specialised units and are tracking phone locations.
The govt has asked state and union territory governments to ‘urgently’ answer the letter as it seeks to take stock of India’s Covid-19 preparedness.
For patients of anxiety and depression, coronavirus has entered the list of ‘triggers’ for their mental health problems, say experts.
As many as 200,000 Americans are projected to die in the coronavirus outbreak even with another 30 days of most stringent public health restrictions.