Day: September 25, 2020

Oldest COVID-19 patient in Meghalaya recovers

September 25, 2020

Shillong, Sept 25: An 84-year-old man, the oldest patient to have been suffering from COVID-19 in Meghalaya, has successfully fought against the virus and was discharged from Bethany Hospital on Friday. Bethany Spokesperson & Nodal Officer Dr. Kyntiewlang Sanmiet informed that the patient was admitted on 11th September with profound fatigue, breathlessness and fever and Read More

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Places of worship to reopen on Oct 1

September 25, 2020

SHILLONG, Sep 25: The State government on Friday has allowed re opening of places of worship from October 1. M. S. Rao Chief Secretary, government of Meghalaya said that, Deputy Commissioners should ensure strict compliance to the guidelines and regulate the activities depending on the local situation and to meet the social distancing norms.

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285 Covid-19 patients recovers in Meghalaya on Friday

September 25, 2020

SHILLONG, Sep 25: A total of 285  COVID-19 patients recovered on Friday making it the highest single day recovery in Meghalaya. With this the number of recovered cases stands at 3343. East Khasi Hills recorded 242 new recoveries (Armed Force and Para Military Force 33, others 209), Ri-Bhoi 21, West Garo Hills 10, North Garo Read More

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Flash flood, landslides kill 7, including 2 minors

September 25, 2020

Shillong, Sept 25: Flash flood, landslides and swollen rivers as a result of heavy rainfall has claimed the lives of seven people in Meghalaya and search is on to find five other missing persons.   Meghalaya Disaster Management Minister Kyrmen Shylla on Friday informed five persons, including two cricketers were buried under debris following a Read More

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Meghalaya spent Rs 200 Cr to fight COVID-19

September 25, 2020

Shillong, Sept 25: Meghalaya government has spent more than Rs 200 crore on Covid-19 measures till now, Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma said on Friday. “The total expenditure in the fight against the pandemic in the last nine months is more than Rs. 200 crore,” Conrad said. The Chief Minister who is also holding the Read More

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