Kerala Chief Minister
Of the 791 new cases, Thiruvananthapuram district alone accounted for 246, of which 237 were local infectees and 112 of them were from the fishing hamlets
"In view of the pandemic which is still persisting, it is not advisable to compel candidates to travel inter-state to write the entrance examination," he added.
With the elderly man showing symptoms of Covid-19 a few days later, he was shifted to the General Hospital earlier this week, where he died while under treatment on Wednesday
The trains leaving from the state with guest workers can be used for this purpose on its return journey, Vijayan said in a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Registrations are mostly from the various Middle East countries and among it, the maximum registrations are from the UAE
"Journalists are among those who have been affected the most. Journalists on the field are also in danger. We have come to know about the reporters affected with coronavirus in other states."
With this the total number of affected cases has touched 22, of which three were cured
Chief Minister offered assistance of medical professionals from state in case of evacuation of the Indians from Wuhan
According to reports, one Kerala nurse has already tested positive for the virus
He asked why the saffron party and its leadership were trying to be silent on what Amit Shah had said about the Citizenship (Amendment) Act and the National Register of Citizens (NRC)
several media personnel belonging to various Malayalam TV channels were taken into custody by Mangalore police
"Each Independence Day gives the message of the need to safeguard the values enshrined in the Constitution."
"This issue needs to be raised in the Parliament and I hope that you will join us in taking up the issue of relief for the debt affected families,"
He was supposed to have left for the US on Monday. During his absence, Industries Minister E P Jayarajan would receive donations towards the Chief Minister's Disaster Relief Fund (CMDRF) at the Chief Minister's office here, a release said.
Priyadarshan on Saturday tweeted a photograph of himself handing over a cheque to Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan and urged people to unite to save the state.