In stuffy and hot PPE, they shield you from Covid-19 heat

Published on April 29, 2020 AHMEDABAD: For Bharat Makwana, a constable with the Dariapur police station, every patrol in the Covid-19 hotspot entails an elaborate ritual —donning personal protection equipment (PPE).“It takes 15-20 minutes to wear the kit properly. Someone helps put on the coverall from the legs to the head,” Makwana said. “Then come … Continue reading In stuffy and hot PPE, they shield you from Covid-19 heat

Three more test positive for Covid-19 in Gujarat, tally reaches 73

Published on March 31, 2020 AHMEDABAD: In past 12 hours, Gujarat added three more Covid-19 patients – one each from Ahmedabad, Gandhinagar and Rajkot, said state health & family welfare department officials.With the new cases, the state’s positive patient tally has reached to 73. The figure includes six deaths and five persons who have got … Continue reading Three more test positive for Covid-19 in Gujarat, tally reaches 73

Gujarat records six positive cases of coronavirus in 12 hours, total count 53

Published on March 28, 2020 AHMEDABAD: Gujarat state health and family welfare department officials on Saturday morning announced six new positive cases in a matter of 12 hours, taking the total number of positive cases in the state to 53. Jayanti Ravi, principal secretary (health & family welfare), told media on Saturday morning that the … Continue reading Gujarat records six positive cases of coronavirus in 12 hours, total count 53