Gujarat HC lawyer sends notice to aviation min

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A Gujarat high court lawyer has issued legal notice to the civil aviation minister Hardeep Singh Puri to end the airlines’ no-refund policy and creating credit shell for the tickets that were booked prior to the lockdown.​

'9 cops accused of selling booze at police stn'

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Two days after empty liquor bottles were found from a canal near Kadi police station in Mehsana district, an inquiry conducted by the Gandhinagar SP Mayur Chavda confirmed that the liquor was sold off and personally used by the cops. A complaint under prohibition act has been registered against the cops on Saturday.

Ahmedabad: SOP issued for treatment of cops

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Even as Ahmedabad is turning out to an epicentre of Covid-19 pandemic with most number of cases and deaths in the state, DCP (control), Vijay Patel, under the instructions of police commissioner Ashish Bhatia has issued a standard operating procedure (SOP) for testing and treatment of policemen deployed for implementation of the lockdown.

Take 50% beds of all pvt hosps for Covid care: HC

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Guj adds 394 Covid cases, 29 deaths in 24 hrs

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Gujarat recorded 394 Covid-19 positive cases in 24 hours ending 5 pm on Sunday, taking the total to 14,063. The new cases include 279 from Ahmedabad, 35 from Surat, 30 from Vadodara and 11 from Gandhinagar. The state crossed the figure of 14,000 positive cases, becoming third after Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu to do so.

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Flight operations to resume at Ahd airport today

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After 60 days, commercial flight operations will finally resume at Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International (SVPI) airport in Ahmedabad on Monday. In line with the notification issued by aviation regulator, Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA), flight operations to several destinations from Ahmedabad including Mumbai, Delhi, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Chennai, Chandigarh, Indore, Kolkata and Jaipur, among others are set to begin from the city airport.

‘Report on Civil Hospital to Gujarat HC in week’

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A day after the high court reprimanded the state government over poor healthcare at the Civil Hospital at Asarwa, deputy chief minister Nitin Patel, who is also the state health minister, said that the government will respond to the high court’s observations within a week.

HC questions Guj govt over Covid testing

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The Gujarat high court has questioned the state government's decision to not allow private laboratories to conduct Covid-19 tests, saying whether this is meant to "artificially control" the data of number of coronavirus cases in the state.

Industrial operations hit by exodus of migrants

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'Guj govt inefficient in handling Covid crisis'

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The Congress on Sunday said the Gujarat government's "inefficiency" in handling the coronavirus crisis has rendered it "undermining, underconfident and underachieving", as the number of Covid-19 cases in the state rose rapidly.

Ahd: Now, Covid sepsis seen in elderly patient

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Even as the state battles an aggressive Covid-19 pandemic which has claimed 858 lives till Sunday, doctors are reporting unusual clinical presentations of the virus in Covid patients. A rare manifestation of 'Covid-sepsis' was reported in an elderly patient in the 1,000-bed SVP Hospital, the second biggest Covid-19 treatment facility in the city.

Covid-19: 'Docs could turn super-spreaders'

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(This story originally appeared in Ahmedabad Mirror on may 25, 2020)

Ahmedabad: Diamond units get nod for production

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The Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) has announced that diamond industries (cutting and polishing) and even processing houses in the city can commence their production. However, the restriction in the 11 containment zones in the city will remain effective.

Only registered workers to get benefit: Gujarat HC

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Ahmedabad lockdown news: Today's updates

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Amid prevalent chaos and uncertainty over access to the essential services and commodities during the lockdown, we bring you the latest updates from Ahmedabad.

Ahm: 11 recovered patients donate their plasma

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On April 18, 23-year-old Smruti Thakkar from the city became the first Covid-19 positive patient who recovered and donated her blood plasma for convalescent plasma treatment at Civil Hospital. In subsequent 36 days, 10 other Amdavadi Covid-19 survivors have come forward to donate their plasma for the cause.

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