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Last updated: June 16, 2021, 9:56 IST

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801March 31Trade and CommerceBusinesses
Advisory on non-charging of demurrage, ground rent beyond the allowed free period of any performance related penalty on non-containerized cargo during the period of COVID pandemic
802March 31Trade and CommerceBusinesses
Validity of Registration cum Membership Certificate of members of Export Promotion Councils expiring in Mar 2020 to be extended up to Sep 2020
803March 31Travel and MovementMiscellaneous
Ministry of Tourism launches "Stranded in India" portal to help foreign tourists stuck in various parts of India.
804March 31WaterGovernment
Extension of deadline for data updation for the Jal Jeevan Mission from March 31, 2020 to April 22, 2020 due to the country-wide lock down declared to stop the spread of Coronavirus.
805March 30Administrative ServicesGovernment
Advising use of ex-trainees of the Rural Self-Employment Training Institutes to stitch masks.
806March 30Agriculture and Food ProcessingCitizens
Crop loans due between March 1-May 31 can be repaid by May 31, with 5% interest subsidy benefit also extended
807March 30Corporate AffairsBusinesses
Companies Fresh Start Scheme notified for permitting delayed filings under the Companies Act, 2013
808March 30Corporate AffairsBusinesses
Modifications to LLP Fresh Start Scheme notified for permitting delayed filings under the LLP Act, 2008
809March 30Financial SystemCitizens
Premium payment period for Postal Life Insurance & Rural Postal Life Insurance extended upto 30th April 2020
810March 30Financial SystemBusinesses
Relaxation in certain compliance requirements for FPIs due to COVID-19
811March 30Financial SystemBusinesses
Steps to be taken by insurers amidst COVID-19 pandemic for smooth functioning of insurance industry. These include: (i) displaying COVID-19 claims related FAQs on their website, (ii) putting in place a Business Continuity Plan.
812March 30Food DistributionCitizens
PDS beneficiaries in union territories operating on the DBT model will also get 5 kg/person of foodgrains during April-June
813March 30Food DistributionGovernment
Allocation of additional foodgrains to states and union territories for April-June for distribution under the PM Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana
814March 30Health Government
Railway coaches will be converted to serve as quarantine/isolation facilities
815March 30Health Businesses
Precautions to be undertaken during air cargo operations
816March 30Local AdministrationGovernment
Advisory to motivate and facilitate stitching of masks by engaging ex-trainees of Rural Self Employment Training Institutes while ensuring social distancing.
817March 30ManufacturingGovernment
Closure of all Railway Production Units and Zonal Railway Workshops has been extended till April 14, 2020
818March 30Trade and CommerceBusinesses
Temporary relaxation in processing of documents pertaining to Foreign Portfolio Investors due to COVID-19
819March 30Trade and CommerceBusinesses
Relaxations provided on compliances to be met by units / developers / co?developers of SEZs
820March 30Travel and MovementCitizens
Validity of documents related to Motor Vehicles Act, 1988 and Central Motor Vehicles Rules, 1989 during the period of prevention of COVID-19. Documents that have expired since Feb 1, or are about to expire before June 30, may be treated as valid till June 30, 2020
821March 29Administrative ServicesGovernment
Eleven Empowered Groups (headed by various union government secretaries and NITI Aayog members) formed to deal with response activities on COVID-19.
822March 29Administrative ServicesGovernment
State-wise contact details of Regional Directors and State National Service Scheme Officers across the country. Details may be used to access the service of National Service Scheme volunteers in combating COVID-19.
823March 29Administrative ServicesGovernment
State, District, and Block wise contact details of Nehru Yuva Kendra Sangathan volunteers across the country. Details may be used to access the service of Nehru Yuva Kendra Sangathan youth volunteers in combating COVID-19.
824March 29Corporate AffairsBusinesses
Notification on non-inclusion of lockdown period in the corporate insolvency resolution process timeline under IBC, 2016
825March 29Financial AidCitizens
MHA direction to states/UT and their Disaster Management Authorities to ensure arrangements for shelter, food, quarantine, and payment of wages of workers
826March 29JusticeCitizens
Continuation of closure of NCLT benches, except for urgent matters, till April 14, 2020
827March 29Law and OrderCitizens
Third Addendum issued to MHA Guidelines dated March 24 exempting transportation of all goods, and milk and newspaper delivery supply chain
828March 29Trade and CommerceBusinesses
Advisory on non-charging of container detention charges on import and export shipments
829March 28Corporate AffairsBusinesses
Clarification issued that contributions to PM CARES Fund will qualify as CSR expenditure under the Companies Act, 2013
830March 28Corporate AffairsBusinesses
Contribution to PMCARES Fund made eligible as CSR expenditure under the Companies Act, 2013
831March 28EnergyBusinesses
Steps announced to ease liquidity problems of discoms, directions to CERC to provide three-month moratorium to discoms for clearing dues
832March 28EnergyGovernment
Advisory by Ministry of Power to state governments to allow movement of critical chemicals and consumables for power generation
833March 28Financial AidCitizens
Press release on Union Home Secretary requesting state government to provide support to migrant workers
834March 28Financial AidGovernment
Control room established under Secy, Ministry of Labour to follow-up on announcement in respect of PM Garib Kalyan Yojana package.
835March 28Financial SystemBusinesses
Relaxation for insurers to submit their Board approved Final Re-insurance Programme by May 31st 2020
836March 28Health Government
Engagement of Contract Medical Practitioners over and above the vacancy to contain the spread of COVID – 19 Pandemic.
837March 28Health Citizens
Railway health facilities will be available to all central government employees
838March 28International TravelCitizens
Grant of consular services on gratis basis to foreign nationals till April 30, 2020
839March 28Trade and CommerceBusinesses
Initiatives by Government E-marketplace (GeM) for ease of procurement, seller onboarding
840March 27Administrative ServicesCitizens
Update on services available through India Post, basic postal and financial services to continue, delivery of essential items on priority
841March 27Administrative ServicesGovernment
Circular issued to all Ministries to draw up roster of staff carrying out essential services, keeping in mind exemption for Persons with Disabilities.
842March 27Administrative ServicesGovernment
Extension of timeline for certain government officials to generate and submit performance appraisal forms.
843March 27Administrative ServicesGovernment
Certain departments allowed to spend Rs 200 crore over allocation, for COVID-19; procurement conditions relaxed for medical and essential supplies
844March 27Administrative ServicesCitizens
Extension of Validity of Licenses, Ratings, Skill Test, Exams for Issue, Renewal and exercising the privileges of Pilot Licenses.
845March 27EnvironmentBusinesses
All projects or activities related to bulk drugs and intermediates manufactured for addressing ailments such as COVID-19 and those with similar symptoms have been categorised as ‘B2’ for a period up to the 30th September 2020. This means will not be required to submit an environment impact assessment (EIA) report.
846March 27EnvironmentGovernment
Measures to be taken so that the COVID-19 Emergency Response and Health Systems Preparedness Project is undertaken as per the environmental and social commitment plan.
847March 27Financial AidCitizens
Advisory to all states/UTs to take steps to provide support (including food and shelter) to unorganised sector workers.
848March 27Financial AidCitizens
Notification on permitting non-refundable advance to employees from PF account, of three months salary or 75% of amount in PF account, whichever is lesser.
849March 27Financial SystemBusinesses
RBI reduced the policy repo rate from 5.15% to 4.4% and reverse repo rate from 4.9% to 4.0% in March 2020, due to the negative effects of the coronavirus
850March 27Financial SystemBusinesses
RBI released a statement on development and regulatory policies to address the stress in financial conditions caused by COVID19. These include expanding liquidity in the system and relaxing repayment pressures.
851March 27Financial SystemBusinesses
Instructions to banks/NBFCs by RBI on measures for easing the burden of debt servicing, three month moratorium on payment of instalments etc.
852March 27Financial SystemBusinesses
Relaxation from Substantial Acquisition of Shares and Takeovers Regulations. These regulations require shareholders to compile, collate, and disseminate information of their consolidated shareholding as on March 31, 2020, to the company and the stock exchanges.
853March 27Health Government
Guidelines to reduce visits to centres under the central government health scheme. Ensure optimal utilisation of medical officers.
854March 27Health Citizens
Medication may be issued for 3 months for certain persons such as the elderly and diabetics.
855March 27Health Citizens
Central government health scheme beneficiaries may obtain medication for chronic diseases up to April 30.
856March 27Health Government
Describes the manner in which residents may be deployed within the hospitals
857March 27Health Citizens
Consolidated MHA Guidelines on social distancing from March 24, March 25 (First Addendum) and March 27 (Second Addendum)
858March 27Law and OrderCitizens
Second Addendum issued to MHA Guidelines dated March 24 exempting additional categories of essential goods and services, relating to agricultural operations.
859March 27Law and OrderBusinesses
Order to facilitate operation/movement of services essential for operating ships during lock down period
860March 27Local AdministrationGovernment
Advisory for Panchayati Raj Institutions and their representatives for effective implementation of the lockdown, dissemination of information, and social distancing in rural areas.
861March 27Local AdministrationGovernment
Actions to be taken under different schemes by the Department of Rural Development such as revision of MGNREGS wages, focus on liquidating wage and material arrears, and release of state's first installment of National Social Assistance Programme.
862March 27TechnologyBusinesses
Department of Science and Technology initiates exercise to map COVID-19 solutions through research and development and scale up support. Proposals are invited for protection and home-based respiratory interventions for COVID-19 patients.
863March 27TechnologyBusinesses
Department of Science and Technology initiates exercise to map COVID-19 solutions through research and development and scale up support. Proposals are invited for protection and home-based respiratory interventions for COVID-19 patients.
864March 27Travel and MovementCitizens
Ban on domestic air travel extended till April 14, 2020
865March 27Travel and MovementCitizens
Limited and conditional sale and registration of up to 10% of pending BS-IV stock with vehicle dealers (except in Delhi/NCR), will be allowed within 10 days of lifting of the lockdown in a city.
866March 26Administrative ServicesBusinesses
SOPs issued to all states/UTs on steps to maintain supply of essential goods to people during the lockdown.
867March 26Administrative ServicesBusinesses
SOPs issued to all states/UTs on steps to maintain supply of essential goods to people during the lockdown.
868March 26Agriculture and Food ProcessingBusinesses
Sets up a grievance cell for the food and related industry to ensure hassle-free operations and uninterrupted supply of essentials
869March 26EnergyGovernment
Advisory by MNRE to the states/UTs on operation of inter-state renewable energy generation utilities during lockdown
870March 26EnergyBusinesses
Ministry of Coal appoints nodal officers for responding to queries raised by various consumers/stakeholders and outside agencies during the lockdown
871March 26Financial AidCitizens
Rs 1.7 lakh crore COVID-19 relief package under the PM Garib Kalyan Yojana for the poor for their essential needs
872March 26Health Businesses
Regulates sale of of any preparation containing the drug Hydroxychloroquine.
873March 26Health Businesses
Guidelines on doorstep delivery of drugs.
874March 26Health Businesses
Hydrochloroquine may be sold on prescription only.
875March 26Health Government
Guidelines issued to all Secretaries, Government of India, on guidelines for workplace to contain spread of COVID-19.
876March 26International TravelCitizens
Ban on international commercial passenger flights extended till April 14, 9:30 pm.
877March 26International TravelCitizens
Ban on international commercial passenger airline services extended till 6:30 pm on April 14, 2020
878March 26Local AdministrationGovernment
Advisory on activities to be undertaken by State Rural Livelihoods Mission and community institutions for the prevention and control of COVID-19 outbreak at the community level.
879March 26ManufacturingBusinesses
Three-month extension given for verification and stamping of weights and measures; relaxation on charges payable due to delay in re-verification
880March 26TechnologyBusinesses
Department of Science and Technology sets up task force for mapping of technologies by Start Ups on COVID-19
881March 26Trade and CommerceBusinesses
Helpdesk operationalised by DGFT for COVID-19 related trade issues
882March 26Trade and CommerceGovernment
Control room setup by DPIIT to monitor in real time the status of transportation and delivery of goods during lockdown
883March 25Administrative ServicesGovernment
In view of lockdown, all Ministries instructed to identify staff for carrying out essential services.
884March 25Administrative ServicesGovernment
Information on one stop centres and women help lines to help women facing domestic violence during COVID-19.
885March 25CensusCitizens
Census and updation of NPR postponed till further orders.
886March 25EducationCitizens
ICT initiative of Ministry of Human Resource Development and UGC to continue learning for students in their homes to fight COVID19
887March 25EnergyGovernment
Advisory by the Ministry of Power to the states/UTs on operation and maintenance of inter-state transmission network during lockdown
888March 25EnergyGovernment
Advisory by the Ministry of Power to the states/UTs on operation of inter-state power generation utilities during lockdown
889March 25EnvironmentBusinesses
Extension of validity of prior issued environmental clearances for all projects and activities which are expiring between March 15, 2020 and April 30, 2020, till June 30, 2020 to ensure uninterrupted operations.
890March 25Health Government
Details for healthcare providers on telemedicine which is the provision of healthcare services over a distance using technology.
891March 25Health Businesses
Guidelines on using PPE at all ports
892March 25Health Government
Guidance on blood transfusion services related to COVID-19.
893March 25Law and OrderCitizens
Addendum issued to MHA Guidelines dated March 24 on social distancing. These modify the various exceptions on closure of establishments etc.
894March 25Trade and CommerceBusinesses
Prohibition on export of hydroxychloroquine
895March 25Trade and CommerceBusinesses
Prohibition on export of any personal protection equipment or masks
896March 24Administrative ServicesGovernment
All department Secretaries empowered to approve expenditure proposals till March 31, 2020; cannot exceed 2019-20 RE and retrospective approval required
897March 24Agriculture and Food ProcessingBusinesses
Extension given to sanitary permits (for imports) expiring during this period; other relaxations in case consignments are delayed
898March 24Corporate AffairsBusinesses
Certain relaxations provided to companies and Limited Liability Partnerships (LLPs) from statutory requirements under Companies Act, 2013 and LLP Act, 2008.
899March 24Essential Goods and ServicesBusinesses
Clarificatory amendment to the Order dated 21-03-2020 regarding capping the prices of masks
900March 24Essential Goods and ServicesBusinesses
Requesting states to manufacture sanitizers through alcohol distilleries and remove 300% excise duty on ethanol for the purpose of making sanitizers.
901March 24Essential Goods and ServicesGovernment
Advisory by MEITY to state governments to permit IT and IT enabled services companies to carry out essential functions
902March 24Financial AidBusinesses
Advisory issued by the Ministry to all CMs/LGs to release cess funds (of around Rs 52,000 crore) collected by Labour Welfare Boards under the Building and Other Construction Workers Act, 1996 to all construction workers (to sustain their livelihood).
903March 24Financial SystemBusinesses
SEBI notified capital and debt market services to be exempted from the nationwide lockdown. These include registered stock exchanges, clearing corporations and mutual funds, among others.
904March 24Health Government
Guidelines on use of personal protective equipment to be utilised by healthcare workers
905March 24Health Citizens
National Disaster Management Authority directs all central/state ministries and state authorities to ensure social distancing. Measures shall be in force for 21 days (w.e.f from March 25, 2020).
906March 24Health Citizens
Guidelines issued for enforcing social distancing for 3 weeks (w.e.f from March 25, 2020).
907March 24Law and OrderCitizens
Annexure to MHA Guidelines dated March 24 on social distancing. Guidelines include shutting down government and private establishments, with some exceptions such as essential goods and services.
908March 24ManufacturingBusinesses
Railways' manufacturing capacity to be harnessed to help deal with COVID-19. Production facilities available with Railways can be used to manufacture items like simple beds, medical trolleys, PPE like masks, ventilators, etc. Exact items to be manufactured may be decided in consultation with the Principal Chief Medical Directors in a railway/production unit. Production units may assess the feasibility of manufacturing these items and inform the Railway Board.
909March 24TaxationBusinesses
Relief measures announced by Finance Minister regarding: (i) Income tax filing, (ii) GST filing, (iii) Corporate affairs
910March 24TaxationCitizens
Deadlines for filing tax returns and other dues/ compliances extended; interest rate and additional charges lowered/ relaxed for delayed payments
911March 24Trade and CommerceBusinesses
Prohibition on export of ventilators and any artificial respiratory apparatus or oxygen therapy apparatus or any breathing appliance and sanitizers
912March 24Trade and CommerceBusinesses
Ship cargo carrying goods for trade or essential goods and supplies are exempted from prohibition related to immigration
913March 23Administrative ServicesGovernment
Government expenditure functions, particularly CGA and Integrated Finance Divisions of all government departments, will work as essential services.
914March 23Administrative ServicesGovernment
Secretaries, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare empowered to approve urgent expenditure proposals related to COVID-19 till May 31, 2020
915March 23Administrative ServicesBusinesses
Actions for force majeure arising due to COVID-19. Includes extension of seafarers' COC and statutory certificates, periodical surveys and audits of Indian registered ships
916March 23Agriculture and Food ProcessingBusinesses
Gives sugar mills a 15-day extension to utilise their monthly sale quota for the month of March
917March 23Corporate AffairsBusinesses
All companies to file COVID-19 affirmation statements with the Registrar of Companies.
918March 23Corporate AffairsBusinesses
Funds spent on COVID-19 related activities (specified in Schedule 7(items 1 and 12) of Companies Act) made CSR eligible.
919March 23DefenceGovernment
Preventive measures to contain the spread of COVID-19
920March 23Financial SystemCitizens
Measures to ensure smooth operation of insurance industry, such as relaxation in renewal and payment of premium for life insurance or health insurance.
921March 23Financial SystemCitizens
Specific measures with respect to life insurance, in view of COVID-19. Grace period for premiums due in March 2020 will be extended by a month in all states where lockdown has been declared.
922March 23Health Government
Asymptomatic healthcare workers in the care of suspected or confirmed cases, or contacts of persons confirmed positive may be placed under chemoprophylaxis with hydroxychloroquine
923March 23Health Businesses
Guidelines for managing crew and ensuring health protocols for crew
924March 23Health Businesses
Social distancing guidelines to be followed by airlines and airport operators
925March 23International TravelCitizens
Suspension of all pre-sea courses, and advisory for Indian seafarers working on Indian or foreign ships to not sign off and be repatriated from their ships except in emergency situations.
926March 23Labour and EmploymentGovernment
Contractual staff (contracts awarded on manpower basis) will be paid as on duty. Maximum payment limited to 70% of the contract value for contracts awarded on lump sum basis
927March 23Labour and EmploymentGovernment
Outsourced persons in various departments of GoI during CoVID lockdown should be treated as 'on duty' for payment of wages
928March 23Labour and EmploymentBusinesses
Contractual, casual, and outsourced staff of all central government departments and organisations will be considered 'on duty' till April 30.
929March 23MediaGovernment
Advisory by the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting to state/UTs to ensure operational continuity of Print and Electronic Media
930March 23ParliamentCitizens
Curtailment of the Budget Session of Parliament
931March 23TechnologyBusinesses
Format for furnishing information on work from home by Other Service Providers in reference to notification dated Mar 13
932March 23Trade and CommerceBusinesses
Relaxation in demurrage and wharfage rules related to freight transport.
933March 23Trade and CommerceBusinesses
Relaxation in haulage charges related to freight transport.
934March 23Travel and MovementCitizens
Passenger trains suspended. Station entry/exits to be shut off. RPF must be prepared to tackle any security concerns at these stations, prevent people from boarding goods trains.
935March 23Travel and MovementCitizens
Ban on domestic flights (except all-cargo) from 24 March till 31st March
936March 22Health Businesses
Testing guidelines for private and public labs
937March 22JusticeCitizens
Order on closure of NCLT benches except for urgent matters till March 31, 2020
938March 22TechnologyCitizens
Hackathon announced by the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology inviting solutions for containment of COVID-19
939March 21Essential Goods and ServicesBusinesses
Caps the prices of hand sanitisers, masks, and the fabric used in making masks
940March 21International TravelBusinesses
Updated list of infected countries identified for mandatory quarantine and travel ban by the MInistry of Health
941March 20Corporate AffairsBusinesses
Relaxation of one month from due date for submission of notices, returns, and forms under various regulations of the Mines Act, 1952
942March 20EnergyGovernment
Consolidated update on the preventive measures taken by the Ministry of Coal and its constituents CIL, NLCIL, and SCCL
943March 20EnergyBusinesses
MNRE announced time extension in scheduled commissioning date of renewable energy projects due to disruption in supply chain
944March 20Financial SystemBusinesses
SEBI relaxes compliance of certain obligations and disclosure requirements in view of COVID pandemic, such as: (i) filing of corporate governance report, (ii) compliance certificate on share transfer facility
945March 20Food DistributionGovernment
States can lift foodgrains supplies for upto six months and pass on to retailers. Biometric authentication can be temporarily suspended.
946March 20Health Government
Outlines manner in which hospitals can prepare for influx of COVID-19 patients. All hospitals to put aside beds and elective surgeries should be postponed.
947March 20Health Government
Report any cases to health directorate in the railways board
948March 20Health Government
Guidelines regarding cleaning and sanitisation of coach when a corona infected/suspected person travels
949March 20Health Businesses
Guidelines for airline crew for training
950March 20Health Businesses
Master of all vessels to determine health of passengers before arrival as per WHO guidelines. If the declaration of health given by Master is found to be incorrect the Master may be prosecuted.
951March 20Health Government
Response Regulatory Framework to be followed to rapidly deal with applications for development of vaccines and diagnostics.
952March 20Health Businesses
Interim guidance for shipping and seafarers for prevention and managing outbreak of COVID-19
953March 20Health Businesses
Instructions to all major and minor ports for dealing with novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic
954March 20International TravelCitizens
All passengers from Australia, UK, and USA will be screened.
955March 20Labour and EmploymentBusinesses
Advisories issues to employers of public/private establishments to refrain from terminating employment or deducting wages for leave. Copies of letters sent to Chief Secretaries, Employers' association and some central government departments.
956March 20Labour and EmploymentBusinesses
Copy of above advisory to Secretary, Department of Public Enterprises
957March 20Labour and EmploymentBusinesses
Copy of above advisory to Secretary, Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs
958March 20Labour and EmploymentBusinesses
Copy of above advisory to all employers' associations
959March 20MediaBusinesses
Advisory by the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology to social media platforms to curb false news/misinformation on COVID-19
960March 20TechnologyBusinesses
Rapid response regulatory framework to deal with applications for development of vaccines and diagnostics for COVID
961March 19EducationCitizens
Precautions in light of COVID19- Rescheduling of university examinations after March 31, 2020
962March 19Essential Goods and ServicesBusinesses
Categorises alcohols used for making hand sanitisers as essential commodities; caps its price (all raw materials are also essential commodities)
963March 19Essential Goods and ServicesBusinesses
Requesting states to remove supply and stock restrictions on alcohols for the sanitiser industry, and permit distilleries to produce sanitisers
964March 19Health Government
Requiring additional volunteers for railway hospitals to deal with covid cases
965March 19International TravelCitizens
All international commercial flights grounded till March 29, 2020.
966March 19International TravelCitizens
Travel Advisory for COVID19- No international commercial flights to land in India till March 29, 2020.
967March 19International TravelCitizens
No international commercial flights may land in India from March 22 to March 29
968March 19ManufacturingBusinesses
Statement by the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology on impact of COVID-19 on disruption of supply chains from China
969March 19SportsGovernment
Advisory against holding any sporting events such as competitions and selection trials until April 15, 2020. Training of athletes preparing for Olympics to continue, as long as there is no exposure to persons outside of the training camps.
970March 19Trade and CommerceBusinesses
Prohibition on export of masks, ventilators, textile raw material for masks and coveralls
971March 19Travel and MovementCitizens
Withdrawal of concession fares for passengers except students, divyangjan, and certain categories of patients
972March 19Travel and MovementCitizens
Information released by the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting on additional advisory regarding restrictions on travel/movement
973March 18Administrative ServicesGovernment
Preventive measures such as work from home and video conference meetings to be taken by employees of the Ministry of Women and Child Development to reduce spread of COVID-19.
974March 18EducationCitizens
Postpoing of all ongoing examinations of the Board for Classes 10 and 12
975March 18Health Businesses
Standard operating procedures for passenger movement after disembarkation from airplanes. Certain provisions include: (i) staggering arrival of passengers to make screening of passengers easier, (ii) setting up of 5 screening counters per airport, and (iii) ensuring that high risk passengers are quarantined at the specified facilities.
976March 18Health Businesses
Preventive measures including social distancing
977March 18Law and OrderCitizens
Stop all mass gatherings
978March 17Administrative ServicesGovernment
Additional DRM to be nominated as nodal officer to deal with COVID
979March 17Administrative ServicesGovernment
Consolidated guidelines on use of masks, travel advisories, clinical management, and surveillance.
980March 17Health Government
Provides clinicians with updated guidance on timely, effective, and safe management of patients with COVID - 19.
981March 17Health Citizens
If a patient tests negative he may be discharged as directed by the physician. If a patient tests positive, they will be hospitalised as specified and discharged only after a chest radiograph has cleared and two samples have returned negative within 24 hours.
982March 17Health Government
All government and private hospitals, medical officers in government health institutions, registered private medical practitioners and AYUSH practitioners must notify the district surveillance unit on COVID-19 affected persons.
983March 17Health Citizens
Provides when persons may be tested. Recommends private labs should provide free testing for COVID-19.
984March 17Health Government
Highlight social distancing, minimise travel numbers, state transport authorities must create awareness through SMS
985March 17Health Government
Thermal screening of all employees entering railway premises including RPF
986March 17Health Government
Preventive measures related to catering establishments with Railways
987March 17Health Businesses
Prevention measures - disinfection of aircraft, PPE for crew especially when interacting with passengers, guidelines for airline operators
988March 17International TravelCitizens
Travel of passengers from Afghanistan, Philippines, Malaysia to India is prohibited. (March 17-March 31)
989March 17International TravelCitizens
Travel of passengers from Afghanistan, Philippines, Malaysia to India is prohibited immediately. These directions will be in force till March 31 and then reviewed.
990March 17International TravelCitizens
Travel of passengers from Afghanistan, Philippines, Malaysia to India is prohibited with immediate effect.
991March 17International TravelCitizens
Travel of passengers from Afghanistan, Malaysia, and Philippines suspended.
992March 16EducationCitizens
All educational establishments (schools, universities etc), gyms, museums, cultural and social centres, swimming pools and theatres to be closed. All non-essential travel to be avoided. Persons should keep 1 metre distance from each other.
993March 16Financial SystemBusinesses
Operational and business continuity measures to be taken by banks and other financial institutions such as: (i) taking stock of critical processes, and (ii) encouraging customers to take up digital banking facilities.
994March 16Health Citizens
Compulsory quarantine for 14 days for passengers coming from/transiting through UAE, Qatar, Oman, and Kuwait. Travel of passengers from countries in EU and European Free Trade Association, Turkey and UK is prohibited till March 31, 2020.
995March 16Health Government
Ensure sanitisation of seats, handles and bars of all public transport vehicles; display of public messages on transport vehicles
996March 16Health Government
Sanitise electrical related areas - lifts, switches, emergency buttons.
997March 16Health Government
Preventive measures- ensure cleanliness, coach temp maintained at 24-25 degree, remove curtains, no blankets will be provided, etc.
998March 16International TravelCitizens
Expanding minimum 14 days quarantine for persons traveling from UAE, Qatar, Oman and Kuwait, from March 18 onwards. Travel of passengers from EU countries, EFTA, Turkey and UK to India is prohibited from March 18. These directions will be in force till March 31 and then reviewed.
999March 16International TravelCitizens
Expanding compulsory quarantine for 14 days for passengers coming from UAE, Qatar, Oman, Kuwait; Prohibition on travel of passengers from Europe, UK and Turkey
1000March 15Administrative ServicesGovernment
Railways has an MIS where zonal managers put up daily updates to keep track of the virus