Rainfall Likely In Some Parts Of Gujarat: IMD

January 22, 2022 6:57 pm

The Indian Meteorological Department has predicted rainfall in some parts of Gujarat. On Saturday, a sudden change in the weather will be seen as some parts of Gujarat will receive out-of-season rainfall. According to the IMD, a fresh western disturbance is likely to affect Northwest India from 21st January 2022 due to which Gujarat state […]

Gujarat Government Will Procure Toor, Chana And Mustard At MSP From Farmers

January 22, 2022 6:58 pm

The Gujarat government will procure toor(pigeon peas), chana and mustard at minimum support price. Announcing this decision at a Press conference, the Agriculture Minister of Gujarat, Raghavji Patelurged farmers to register themselves on the government’s portal between February 1 and February 28. He said that farmers can address queries to a helpline number issued by […]

Gujarat Logs 21,225 New Covid Infections, 16 Deaths

January 21, 2022 8:53 pm

Gujarat recorded 21,225 coronavirus cases – a decline of 13% from yesterday’s tally of 24,485 – and 16 deaths in the last 24 hours. With 16 Covid-19 fatalities, one of the highest tolls in a single day in recent months, the number of deaths climbed to 10,215 in Gujarat, the state health department said in […]

AMC Adds 42 More Containment Zones In City

January 21, 2022 8:27 pm

Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation on Friday added 42 more Covid-19 micro containment zones in the city, while removing 8 such zones from the list. With today’s update, the tally has been brought up to 165. As many as 192 houses with a population of 772 were declared as micro containment zone on Friday, the AMC informed […]

As Govt Plays Pass The Parcel, Chandola Lake Slum Dwellers Fight For Basic Amenities

January 21, 2022 1:40 am

Pics credit: Hanif Sindhi A small, dingy room in Nawab Nagar — barely a kilometre away from a filth-choked ravine that runs parallel to the slums surrounding an almost dried-up Chandola Lake in Danilimda ward — is all Mumtaj Begum Pathan (70) has to her name. “I just have one light bulb and a fan […]

Gujarat: BJP Chief CR Paatil Virtually Addresses Party Workers Across 579 Locations

January 20, 2022 8:54 pm

Gujarat Bhartiya Janta Party President C.R. Paatil on Thursday held a virtual meeting of party workers. The meeting was held across 579 locations with a participation of around 40,000 party workers, MLAs, MPs of the ruling party. While addressing the virtual Conference C.R.Paatil said, he was excited seeing enthusiasm of party workers who gathered at […]

Covid Deaths In Two Digits In Gujarat As Cases Soar Post Uttarayan

January 18, 2022 8:57 pm

Gujarat recorded a whooping 17, 119 coronavirus cases – a rise of 34% from yesterday’s tally of 12,753 – and 10 deaths in the last 24 hours. With 10 Covid-19 fatalities, one of the highest tolls in a single day in recent months, the number of deaths climbed to 10,174 in Gujarat, the state health […]

Gujarat CM Bhupendra Patel Completes 121 Days, Launches Booklet Of ‘Achievements’

January 17, 2022 9:23 pm

On completion of 121 days in office, Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel on Monday launched a booklet on “121 Days of Good Governance –Aatmanirbhar Gujarat to Aatmanirbhar Bharat”. He assured the people that his new team was committed to working on the principle of “minimum government – maximum governance.” Patel took oath as Gujarat CM on […]

Gujarat Logs 26% Rise In Daily Covid Cases, Active Infections Cross 70,000

January 17, 2022 9:00 pm

Gujarat recorded 12,753 cases – a rise of 26% from yesterday’s tally of 10,150 – and five deaths in the last 24 hours. With today’s update, the state’s active cases tally went up to 70,374 and the number of fatalities since the start of the pandemic reached 10,164. The five people who succumbed to the […]

Covid Surge In Gujarat Is Omicron, Only The Government Doesn’t Admit It

January 17, 2022 8:57 pm

Pic credit: Hanif Sindhi The Gujarat Government has stated that there was no Omicron case during the past week but citing the surge in Covid-19 cases from a daily average of 1,000 on January 1 to over 10,000 now experts have claimed that these are largely the new variant’s infections. The state health ministry’s daily […]

Covid Deaths Rise In Gujarat As 7 Succumb To Infection

January 15, 2022 8:48 pm

Gujarat recorded 91,77 cases – a drop of 8% from yesterday’s tally of 10,019 – and seven deaths (over three months later) in the last 24 hours. With today’s update, the state’s active cases tally went up to 59,564 and the number of fatalities since the start of the pandemic reached 10,151. The seven people […]

AMC Identifies 14 More Containment Zones In City

January 15, 2022 7:44 pm

Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation on Saturday added 14 more Covid-19 micro containment zones in the city, taking the latest tally to 157. As many as 124 houses with a population of 503 were declared as micro containment zone on Friday, the AMC informed Vibes of India (VoI). The corporation identifies micro containment zones in areas that […]

AMC Identifies 9 More Containment Zones In City

January 14, 2022 8:51 pm

Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) on Friday added nine more Covid-19 micro containment zones in the city, taking the latest tally to 165. As many as 43 houses with a population of 148 were declared as micro containment zone on Friday, the AMC informed Vibes of India (VoI). The corporation identifies micro containment zones in areas […]

Gujarat Man Administered Second Covid Vaccine Dose After His Death

January 12, 2022 9:58 am

The Gujarat Government waxes eloquent about the State being among the leaders in Covid-19 vaccination in the country with a whopping 9.38 crore doses, but just one case has put a big question mark on its claims. Shantibhai of Amreli died of Covid-19 over a month after his first vaccine shot, but his son has […]

Four Arrested For Surat GIDC Chemical Leak

January 7, 2022 9:54 pm

While five people were killed, another 20 were left injured in thechemical blast that leaked toxic fumes in the Sachin GIDC area, Surat,early Thursday morning. The workers were sleeping inside the factory andthe leak was traced to a tanker parked inside the premises. In a joint operation, Surat crime branch, Bharuch LCB and Vadodra Police,made […]

Covid Guidelines Given A Go-By At Yet Another Political Event in Gujarat

January 6, 2022 9:12 pm

As has become common in Gujarat, yet another political meeting to felicitate newly elected heads of 77 villages on Thursday saw huge crowds thronging the venue, giving a go-by to social distancing and masks. Gujarat BJP President CR Paatil was to be the chief guest but he could not attend the event as his helicopter […]

Gujarat: Businessman Robbed Of Rs 1 Crore In Broad Daylight

January 6, 2022 7:54 pm

Surat Police on Thursday registered a robbery case of Rs 1 crore. In broad daylight, three unidentified persons robbed a businessman in Surat’s Mahithapura area. The whole incident of loot has been caught on CCTV. According to the reports, Jewellery trader Sharad Lakshmanbhai Sonakar was passing by the Kansara Sheri of Mahithapur where three persons […]

Gujarat Weather Forecast: Rainfall In Winter For Next Four Days

January 6, 2022 6:26 pm

Indian Meteorological Department has predicted rainfall in Gujarat for the next four days. From Wednesday onward sudden change in the weather was seen as some parts of Gujarat received out-of-season rainfall. The city of Ahmedabad received rain in the evening. From 6am to 2pm Dwarka, Surendranagar, Jamnagar, Banaskantha and Ahmedabad district received rainfall. A total […]

Corona In ‘Vibrant’ Mode in Gujarat With Highest Single-Day Surge

January 5, 2022 9:18 pm

In the highest single-day spike ever since the pandemic struck in 2020, Gujarat on Wednesday reported a whopping 3,350 Covid-19 cases and 50 others infected by Omicron during the last 24 hours while the State Government is adamant on holding the much-hyped Vibrant Gujarat Investors Summit.  Ahmedabad with 1,637 cases and Surat at 630 cases continued […]

Gujarat Govt Signs 39 MoUs Ahead Of Vibrant Gujarat

January 4, 2022 1:07 pm

In the run-up to Vibrant Gujarat, the State Government on every Monday is signing MoUs with Business houses and institutes of importance. This week the Government signed 39 MoUs in a run-up to the Summit, with this total tally of MoUs signed before the Mega event has gone up to 135. Seven of the total […]