Karnatka CM B S Yediyurappa

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Karnataka CM Announces To Unlock Several Districts From June 21

After a meeting chaired by Karnataka CM B S Yediyurappa, the government has decided to gradually re-open 16 districts out of 30 in the state from June 21. The 16 districts are those where the positivity rate is below five percent. Besides, Clubs, lodges, and restaurants are allowed to function till 5 pm with 50% of their capacity. However, the weekend and night curfew will still persist in the whole state.

Sun, 20 Jun 2021 - 12:55 PM / by Sahil Quadir

Tags: Covid-19, Unlock, Karnataka, B S Yediyurappa

Courtesy: The Indian Express

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Bengaluru Sees Decline In COVID Cases; ICU Demand Still High

Bengaluru has still been struggling with the rising ICU demand, although the tally of COVID-19 cases in the city has declined. "No ICU bed is vacant for more than 30 minutes," said Private Hospitals' Association president Dr Prasanna HM. As for the falling of COVID cases, experts cited lockdown-intensified testing hesitancy and delayed treatment as probable reasons. Reportedly, Bengaluru has 587 ICU and 597… read-more

Sun, 23 May 2021 - 01:54 PM / by Santosh Tibeli

Tags: bengaluru, covid19, Karnataka, LockdownExtension, B S Yediyurappa

Courtesy: Deccan Herald

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Karnataka Govt To Resume Vaccination Drive For 18-44 Year Old

The Karnataka government has announced the resumption of vaccination drive for the people aged 18-44 from May 22. Earlier, the drive was supposed to start on May 12. According to the government, the frontline warriors will be given the first preference, followed by other eligible groups in the state. However, the district authorities will decide the number of vaccination sites and vaccinations to be given per day.


Fri, 21 May 2021 - 05:15 PM / by Santosh Tibeli

Tags: Karnataka, Covid Vaccination, B S Yediyurappa, Frontline Workers

Courtesy: Deccan Herald

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K'taka Announces Financial Aid Of Rs 1,250Cr To Lessen Lockdown Pain

The Karnataka government on May 19 announced a financial aid of Rs 1,250 crore for the people in trouble due to COVID-19 lockdown. The scheme will provide Rs 3000 as one time compensation to the auto, taxi and maxicab drivers as well as to the construction workers and artists in the state. Besides, street vendors and workers such as barbers, tailors, mechanics and others will also receive Rs 2,000 each.… read-more

Thu, 20 May 2021 - 10:48 AM / by Santosh Tibeli

Tags: Karnataka, Lockdown, covid19, COVID Relief, B S Yediyurappa

Courtesy: Deccan Herald

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Karnataka Govt Revokes Night Curfew Decision; Says 'Not Necessary'

Requesting people to self-restraint, the Karnataka government has revoked its decision to impose night curfew from December 24. Citing "public opinion" as its reason, CM BS Yediyurappa said a curfew is "not necessary". Earlier on December 22, the government had stated that there would not be any night curfew. However, on December 23, the Yediyurappa-led government had announced that night curfew would be imposed until January 2.

Thu, 24 Dec 2020 - 05:53 PM / by Bhavyata Kagrana

Tags: B S Yediyurappa, Karnataka, Night Curfew, Coronavirus

Courtesy: Deccan Herald

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Karnataka CM Yediyurappa says, "I Will Quit Politics If Allegations are Proven"

Karnataka CM B S Yediyurappa on September 26, stated that he will quit politics, if proved that his son B Y Vijayendra was involved in corruption. Vijayendra, a BJP's state vice president is alleged of taking bribe from one of the contractors. The CM claimed the allegations baseless and said, "If there is an iota of truth that my family is involved, I will resign from politics."

Sun, 27 Sep 2020 - 08:25 AM / by Bhavyata Kagrana

Tags: BJP, Karnataka, B S Yediyurappa, corruption

Courtesy: The Economic Times