COVID-19

IIOJK people concerned about non-availability of COVID-19 vaccine

Srinagar, May 20 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, the majority of the vaccination centers across Srinagar and other districts of the Kashmir Valley continue to be without Covid-19 vaccines, causing worry among people amid the surging coronavirus cases. Srinagar-based reports quoting residents of the city said that …

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Hurriyet activist died due to COVID in IIOJK

Srinagar, May 20 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, a 58-year-old Hurriyat activist, Mohammad Ayub Khan died due to Covid-19 in Srinagar. Mohammad Ayub Khan, hailing from Chewaklan of Pulwama district, died at Chest Disease Hospital in Srinagar, who had tested positive recently.

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India sets global record for daily Coronavirus deaths

New Delhi, May 20 (KMS): India has reported more coronavirus deaths in a single day than any other country at any time during the pandemic, while infections continued to spread through vast rural areas with weak health systems. The Health Ministry reported a record 4,529 deaths on Wednesday, driving India’s …

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Video of minor girl sobbing for food goes viral in Reasi

Jammu, May 20 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, in an emotional video, which has gone viral on social media, a minor girl is seen sobbing helplessly following the death of her father in Reasi district. The minor girl, Rajni and her mother, Guddi Devi, wife of late …

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Zimbabwe reports first cases of coronavirus variant from India

Harare, May 20 (KMS): Zimbabwe has detected the first cases of the new coronavirus variant that emerged in India, Vice President Constantino Chiwenga said, adding that all travellers from the Asian nation would be required to undergo mandatory quarantine. Chiwenga, who also doubles as Zimbabwe’s health minister, said in a …

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Modi’s rating falls to new low as India reels from COVID-19

New Delhi, May 20 (KMS): Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s approval ratings have fallen to a new low, two surveys showed, as the country struggles to contain a devastating second wave of the coronavirus pandemic. Modi, who swept to power in 2014 and was re-elected in 2019 with the biggest …

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Indian data suggests runaway COVID infections as deaths hit daily record

Bengaluru, May 20 (KMS): Nearly two-thirds of people tested in India have shown exposure to COVID-19, a chain of private laboratories said, indicating a runaway spread of the virus as the daily death toll rose to a record 4,529. India reported 267,334 new daily infections on Wednesday, taking its tally …

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Singapore chides Indian politician for false virus claims

Singapore, May 20 (KMS): Singapore criticized an Indian politician on Wednesday for making unfounded claims on social media that a new COVID-19 variant in Singapore was particularly harmful to children and could cause a fresh surge of infections in India. Singapore’s Foreign Ministry said it summoned India’s high commissioner over …

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Coronavirus claims 4,529 lives in India

270 doctors have died of COVID in second wave of pandemic: IMA New Delhi, May 19 (KMS): India saw record 4,529 deaths and 267,533 COVID-related infections in a single day. This is the highest number of deaths recorded in one day since the outbreak of pandemic in India. As per …

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Intensified corona curfew adds to miseries of IIOJK people

Srinagar, May 19 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, the authorities have intensified corona-curfew restrictions in the Kashmir Valley, adding to the miseries of the already suffering people. The streets are giving a deserted look as shops and business establishments are closed and traffic is off the roads …

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