Covid-19: Karnataka lifts night curfew, to reopen schools from Monday

The government allowed pubs, bars, restaurants, and hotels to remain open completely and allow 100 per cent occupancy. The Karnataka government on Saturday decided to lift the night curfew and start regular classes for Classes 1 to 9 from January 31. It also decided to continue with the mandatory RT-PCR tests for passengers coming from … Read more

Covid-19: How does Karnataka plan to screen 1.5 crore children ahead of third wave?

Only symptomatic children will undergo Covid-19 tests through Rapid Antigen Testing or RT-PCR Karnataka will test various health parameters of the state’s over-1.5 crore children ahead of a likely third Covid-19 wave. Health and Medical Education Minister K. Sudhakar said Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai would launch the Arogya Nandana initiative within a week. With over … Read more