• Roads damaged by excess rains in Gujarat will be made fine again by Navratri to Diwali period: Dy CM Nitin Patel
  • 1430 cases of Coronavirus detected in Gujarat in 24 hours ending at 5 pm today as per the State health department

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AMC seals famous food joints for pandemic rules violations

September 21, 2020
AMC seals famous food joints for pandemic rules violations

Paldi: Amdavad Municipal Corporation (AMC) teams during 19-20 September sealed 7 units for violation of Standard Operating Procedures(SOP) pertaining to Coronavirus pandemic. Among the units sealed are Navjivan restaurant in Paldi, Yankee sizzler near HL college, Jungadi Adda on HL college road, Kota Kachori in Maninagar, William Johns Pizza in Maninagar, Opera Hair Cut at Ghodasar road and RK Omelet centre in Vastrapur area. In addition to this, Rs. 7.85 lakh penalty has been collected ...Read More

Congress MLAs protest govt practice of giving fine collection targets to traffic cops

September 21, 2020
Congress MLAs protest govt practice of giving fine collection targets to traffic cops

Gandhinagar: Congress MLAs Gyasuddin Sheikh and Imran Khedawala were seen today attending the State assembly monsoon session, wearing flax banners on their body. They were protesting fine collection drives by police on roads. 'Our protest is against the practice of giving to police for collection of fine. In just one month, police has collected Rs. 5.5. crore fine from the people. There's unemployment, economic condition of people has gone worse in lockdown and the government has given targ...Read More

Covid-19 pandemic: AMC announces SOPs for tea stalls

September 19, 2020
Covid-19 pandemic: AMC announces SOPs for tea stalls

Paldi: Amdavad Municipal Corporation (AMC) has today released the standard operating procedures (SOPs) for tea-stalls operating in the city in connection with Covid-19 pandemic. These rules have been released after forced shut down of several tea stalls across the city by AMC teams this week for violation of social distancing, masks and other rules, prescribed in Covid-19 related guideline. Read More

In pictures: Girls practicing for Garba wearing traditional masks

September 18, 2020
In pictures: Girls practicing for Garba wearing traditional masks

Sabarmati Riverfront: In pictures is a group of young girls practicing Garba ahead of Navratri which is scheduled in the second half of the month of October. The girls are wearing traditional masks varieties, a new feature of Navratri dressing this year for the first time due to China origin coronavirus pandemic. Read More

Highest 1410 daily Covid-19 cases detected in Gujarat

September 18, 2020
Highest 1410 daily Covid-19 cases detected in Gujarat

Gandhinagar: In 24 hours ending 5 pm on Friday Gujarat recorded 1,410 new positive cases of Coronavirus, the highest so far in a day, as per the latest daily bulletin by State Health department today. Read More

Keshubhai Patel tested Covid positive

September 18, 2020
Keshubhai Patel tested Covid positive

Gandhinagar: Former Gujarat Chief Minister Keshubhai Patel (92) has tested Covid-19 positive. Chief Minister Vijay Rupani has spoken to Keshubhai's son and assured him best medical attention possible for Keshubhai. It is learnt that Keshubhai's personal assistant Shetal Pandya was also tested Covid-19 positive. For now, Keshubhai is home isolated. "Keshubhai is Covid positive but he is well. As he is aged, I have instructed the health department to give attention to his case and do best possi...Read More