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Punjab's Covid-19 positivity rate marginally dropped to 3.33 from 3.69 per cent the day before. (Photo by Ravi Kumar/Hindustan Times)

Covid-19: 2,281 new cases in Punjab, 99 more deaths

PTI | , Chandigarh
UPDATED ON JUN 02, 2021 10:06 PM IST
  • There are 300 critical Covid patients who are on ventilator support, 791 other critical patients and 3,887 are on oxygen support,
Gurugram, Faridabad and Hisar remained the districts hardest hit by the pandemic. (HT PHOTO)(HT_PRINT)
Gurugram, Faridabad and Hisar remained the districts hardest hit by the pandemic. (HT PHOTO)(HT_PRINT)

Nearly half of Haryana's total Covid-19 deaths recorded in May

PTI | , Chandigarh
PUBLISHED ON JUN 01, 2021 08:21 PM IST
Between April 30 and May 31, coronavirus-related fatalities in Gurugram increased from 476 to 813
Chandigarh has been witnessing a decline in the number of fresh Covid-19 infections for several days.(Ravi Kumar/HT file photo)
Chandigarh has been witnessing a decline in the number of fresh Covid-19 infections for several days.(Ravi Kumar/HT file photo)

Covid-19 restrictions in Chandigarh extended till June 9

PTI | , Chandigarh
PUBLISHED ON MAY 31, 2021 07:47 PM IST
"After detailed discussions, it was decided to continue the existing restrictions until 6 AM on 09/06/2021 (Wednesday),” according to an official release. The decision was taken in a Covid-19 review meeting chaired by Chandigarh Administrator and Punjab Governor V P Singh Badnore here.
The sudden change in weather was caused by a weather system which had built up due to an upper air cyclonic pressure. (Keshav Singh/HT)
The sudden change in weather was caused by a weather system which had built up due to an upper air cyclonic pressure. (Keshav Singh/HT)

High-velocity storm uproots trees, disrupts power supply in Chandigarh

PTI | , Chandigarh
PUBLISHED ON MAY 30, 2021 11:51 AM IST
  • The storm, with a wind speed exceeding 60 kmph, was accompanied by heavy rains, the weather office said on Sunday.
Haryana Congress chief Kumari Selja (HT photo)
Haryana Congress chief Kumari Selja (HT photo)

Haryana government fudging Covid-19 figures, alleges Congress

PTI |
PUBLISHED ON MAY 15, 2021 04:45 PM IST
Haryana Congress chief Kumari Selja said that medicines required for the treatment of Covid-19 patients and oxygen are being black-marketed in the state.
A frontline worker tests a sample from a patient showing symptoms of the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) in Haryana, India. The state is offering <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>5,000 to each family below poverty line as relief amid this pandemic. (File Photo / Representational Image)
A frontline worker tests a sample from a patient showing symptoms of the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) in Haryana, India. The state is offering 5,000 to each family below poverty line as relief amid this pandemic. (File Photo / Representational Image)

Haryana to provide 5,000 to each family below poverty line as Covid-19 aid

ANI |
PUBLISHED ON MAY 11, 2021 07:22 AM IST
In order to contain the Covid-19 outbreak, Haryana on Sunday extended lockdown for another week starting from May 10 to May 17, said the state government.
Covid 19 vaccines being dispatched to various districts of Punjab from the state vaccine store in Sector 24, Chandigarh. (Photo by Ravi Kumar / Hindustan Times)
Covid 19 vaccines being dispatched to various districts of Punjab from the state vaccine store in Sector 24, Chandigarh. (Photo by Ravi Kumar / Hindustan Times)

Punjab sees record 182 Covid-19 deaths; over 8,000 daily cases

PTI |
PUBLISHED ON MAY 06, 2021 08:03 AM IST
Punjab Covid-19 news update: Of the latest coronavirus fatalities, 21 were reported from Bathinda, 19 each from Ludhiana, Patiala, and Sangrur, 18 from Amritsar, and 10 from Fazilka.
Sector 17 market closed due to a Covid-19 lockdown, in Chandigarh, India on Wednesday, April 21, 2021. (Photo by Keshav Singh/Hindustan Times)
Sector 17 market closed due to a Covid-19 lockdown, in Chandigarh, India on Wednesday, April 21, 2021. (Photo by Keshav Singh/Hindustan Times)

'Corona curfew' to be imposed in Chandigarh from Thursday as Covid-19 cases rise

PUBLISHED ON APR 28, 2021 06:26 PM IST
During the Covid-19 curfew timings in Chandigarh, all activities except essential services will remain closed. Only emergency services personnel and those associated with essential services will be allowed movement in view of the restrictions.
The Haryana government said that all efforts are being made to increase the production of medical oxygen. (File Photo)
The Haryana government said that all efforts are being made to increase the production of medical oxygen. (File Photo)

Haryana sets up Covid-19 control room to ensure steady supply of oxygen

PTI |
PUBLISHED ON APR 27, 2021 03:52 PM IST
Amid a rapid rise in Covid-19 cases and while realising the need to meet the current surge in demand for medical oxygen across the state, the Haryana government has set up the control room at the Civil Secretariat in Chandigarh
Amid the sharp increase in Covid-19 cases in the last month, Chandigarh is staring at a shortage of beds. (HT File Photo)
Amid the sharp increase in Covid-19 cases in the last month, Chandigarh is staring at a shortage of beds. (HT File Photo)

Professional groups in Chandigarh should set up Covid-19 care centers: Adviser

ANI |
PUBLISHED ON APR 26, 2021 03:13 PM IST
The Covid-19 centers in Chandigarh, with 10 or more beds for the members of the various associations, would be run under the supervision of available health workers from private or government hospitals.
Haryana deputy chief minister Dushyant Chautala's residence and the JJP party office in Chandigarh were closed in view of the prevailing Covid-19 situation. (File Photo)
Haryana deputy chief minister Dushyant Chautala's residence and the JJP party office in Chandigarh were closed in view of the prevailing Covid-19 situation. (File Photo)

JJP shuts party office in Chandigarh for 2 weeks over Covid-19 situation

PTI |
PUBLISHED ON APR 23, 2021 10:11 AM IST
JJP's Haryana unit chief Nishan Singh said some staff of the deputy CM and employees at the JJP office had contracted the disease.
A resident being tested for Covid-19 during a free camp organised by the Sector 44 Market Welfare Association in Chandigarh on Thursday. (Keshav Singh / HT)
A resident being tested for Covid-19 during a free camp organised by the Sector 44 Market Welfare Association in Chandigarh on Thursday. (Keshav Singh / HT)

Haryana records 9,742 new Covid-19 cases, highest single-day spike yet

PTI |
PUBLISHED ON APR 23, 2021 07:15 AM IST
Among the districts that reported a big spike in Covid-19 cases on Thursday are Gurgaon (3,553), Faridabad (1,342), Sonipat (850), Karnal (530), Hisar (580) and Panchkula (459).

Chandigarh MC plans to impose cow cess, agenda to be tabled on June 29

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Vivek Gupta, Chandigarh
UPDATED ON JUN 27, 2018 01:55 PM IST
Cess to be imposed on sale of vehicles, electricity consumption and sale of liquor.
Temperatures are set to rise in next few days.(HT File)
Temperatures are set to rise in next few days.(HT File)

Chandigarh: No rain till Friday, brace for hotter days

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent, Chandigarh
UPDATED ON JUN 20, 2018 11:17 AM IST
Temperatures are set to rise in next few days, hitting the usual June highs of 40 degree Celsius.
The patient rush at the emergency OPD has increased from 18,000 in 1982 to 1.32 lakh in 2017.(HT File)
The patient rush at the emergency OPD has increased from 18,000 in 1982 to 1.32 lakh in 2017.(HT File)

Nod to 819 new posts of doctors at Chandigarh’s PGIMER

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Tanbir Dhaliwal
UPDATED ON JUN 07, 2018 11:55 AM IST
Creation of new posts will result in better patient care services by reducing workload of doctors.
A photo of the Hyundai i20 car that was stolen.
A photo of the Hyundai i20 car that was stolen.

Ola cab snatched at gunpoint in Chandigarh

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Shailee Dogra
UPDATED ON MAR 22, 2018 04:21 PM IST
The car driver told police that his vehicle was hit by a car and when he slowed down, other car drove parallel to him and its occupants told him that his vehicle had been badly damaged. When he stepped out, one of the men got into his car pointing a gun at him.
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