Compared to Gujarat, Uttar Pradesh, Tamil Nadu and Karnataka, Telangana got just 41,800 doses while active cases are at 80,000
The Minister said 230 acres of land across the state have been reserved for cremation purposes and accordingly, the Deputy Commissioners have handed over land to the Tehsildars.
The government has allowed sale of essential goods and continuity of essential services.
The government decided to impose a 14-day lockdown following the recommendation of the Technical Advisory Committee on COVID-19 to contain the spread of the virus.
K Sudhakar said there will be discussion on Bengaluru and seven other districts, which have been designated as sensitive zones in view of the alarming rise in COVID cases.
In all, 30 candidates, including 10 in Belgaum, 12 in Basavakalyan and Eight in Maski (Reserved) are in the fray. Of them, 26 are men and four are women.
Aimed at intensifying their protest, the striking employees have decided to stage a candlelight protest on Thursday evening.
The Karnataka government has imposed 'corona curfew' between 10 pm to 5 am in Bengaluru, Mysuru, Mangaluru, Kalaburagi, Bidar, Tumkuru, Udupi and Manipal till April 20.
Amid threats of tough action, "no work no pay", few RTC employees have returned to work and are operating buses on some routes in the city.
The Karnataka government on Friday banned with immediate effect the indefinite strike by employees of the road transport corporations, which affected bus services across the State.
Sales took a hit last year due to the pandemic
Passengers travelling to and from distant areas and office-goers were the most affected.
India registered a record single-day spike of 1,26,789 new coronavirus infections pushing the nationwide COVID-19 tally of cases to 1,29,28,574.
The Karnataka government on Friday issued a fresh set of COVID-19 guidelines to curb the virus spreading in the state that said that classes from 6-9 will be suspended, gyms, swimming pools to remain closed
The unit of Cyberabad Police arrested 72 persons for trafficking
New Delhi: The Central government on Friday said that the coronavirus situation in 11 states/Union Territories is a matter of "serious concern" and urged...
According to Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) Bengaluru-Northeast Division CK Baba, the taxi driver, Pratap Gowda, died at the Victoria Hospital last night.