COVID-19: Top 10 developments in India this Tuesday

1. PM Modi announced special economic package of Rs 20 lakh crore which is nearly 10 per cent of India’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP). He further said, beginning Wednesday, finance minister will announce details of special economic package.

2. Special economic package is for our labourers, farmers, honest tax payers, MSMEs and cottage industry, says PM Modi.

3. “Lockdown 4” will be different and have new rules; you will be informed about it before May 18, says PM Modi.

4. As part of the biggest ever offshore evacuation drive of Indian citizens under the Vande Bharat Mission, an Air India flight carrying 331 people stuck in the UK, landed at the international airport in Hyderabad today.

5. Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has asked for suggestions on lockdown post-May 17, by asking people to WhatsApp their suggestions on 8800007722

6. The Assam government will implement a three-tier quarantine system to contain the spread of COVID-19 when passengers from outside reach the state by trains and by road, Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said.

7. As the Indian Railways resumed its passenger services on Tuesday amidst the coronavirus lockdown, the first train carrying 1,107 passengers chugged out of Mumbai for New Delhi, around 50 days after the services were suspended.

8. 13 deaths and 406 new positive cases were reported in Delhi in 24 hours till midnight yesterday, taking the total number of cases to 7639 and deaths to 86: Delhi Health Department

9. The Indian Naval Ship Kesari reaches Male port in the Maldives, the first destination under Mission Sagar.

10. India reported 3,604 new coronavirus patients in the last 24 hours and 87 deaths linked to the illness that brings the total number of cases in the country to 70,756, including 2,293 deaths, the Union Health Ministry said today.

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