700 vehicles penalized for violating Covid-19 curbs in Noida

NOIDA: Eleven people were arrested and owners of 690 vehicles penalised across Noida and Greater Noida on Wednesday for allegedly violating curbs imposed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Gautam Buddh Nagar police said. Also, one vehicle was impounded for similar violation during a 24-hour period till Wednesday night, the police said, even as “Unlock 2” — the phased reopening of activities that had been barred to contain the spread of COVID-19 — began in Uttar Pradesh on July 1. Criminal Procedure Code (CrPC) Section 144, which bars assembly of more…

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Realme seeks UP government nod to re-open limited production lines in Greater Noida | India News

New Delhi: Realme on Tuesday said it has sought approval from the Uttar Pradesh government to re-open limited production lines at its Greater Noida plant as it resumes sales of smartphones and accessories in the orange and green zones in the country. The government has extended the lockdown, imposed to contain the spread of COVID-19 infection, till May 17 with some relaxations for locations in orange and green zones. Under the new guidelines, shops in urban areas, for non-essential goods, are not allowed in malls, markets, and market complexes. However,…

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Three New Covid-19 Cases in UP’s Gautam Buddh Nagar, Total Now 95

Noida: Three more people — one in Noida and two in Greater Noida — tested positive for COVID-19 on Saturday, taking the tally in Uttar Pradesh’s Gautam Buddh Nagar district to 95, officials here said. Two other patients, who were undergoing treatment for the disease, were discharged after being cured, they said. “Three new cases have been detected. A 70-year-old woman from sector 15A in Noida and a 39-year-old man and a 35-year-old woman from Acchar village in Greater Noida have tested positive for the coronavirus,” District Surveillance Officer Sunil…

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COVID-19: 34 Localities To be Sealed in Noida, DM Assures Home Delivery of Essentials

Noida: As many as 34 residential localities across Noida and Greater Noida will be sealed off till April 15 in order to contain coronavirus from spreading further, the Gautam Buddh Nagar administration said on Wednesday. These localities are part of hotspots, which means areas where COVID-19 positive cases have been detected in the past, the administration said in a statement. Meanwhile, District Magistrate Suhas LY assured home delivery of essential commodities and services at all places in Gautam Buddh Nagar, urging people not to venture out and avoid panic buying. …

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IGL cuts CNG price by Rs 3.20/kg, PNG by Rs 1.55/unit

NEW DELHI: A day after domestic natural gas prices were cut by 26%, Indraprastha Gas Ltd on Thursday cut CNG price by Rs 3.20 per kg and PNG rate by Rs 1.55 per unit in Delhi. The reductions will be marginally higher at Rs 3.60 per kg in Noida, Greater Noida and Ghaziabad due to incremental decrease in state taxes. From 6am on Friday, CNG will cost Rs. 42.0 per kg in Delhi and Rs 47.75 per kg in Noida, Greater Noida and Ghaziabad. The revised price in Muzaffarnagar would…

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28-day paid leave for coronavirus COVID-19 patients; factory, shop workers to get daily wage for lockdown period in Noida, Greater Noida | India News

In a major relief for coronavirus COVID-19 patients in Uttar Pradesh’s Noida and Greater Noida, the Gautam Buddh Nagar district administration on Saturday (March 28) ordered that any worker or employee infected with the deadly virus and in isolation for treatment will get 28 days of paid leave from their employer across the two areas. The administration also ordered all shops, industries and factories, which are closed because of the 21-day nationwide lockdown announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, to to give daily wage along with leave to their workers…

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28-day Paid Leave for Covid-19 Patients, Daily Wages for Factory Workers During Lockdown: Noida Admin

Noida: Any worker or employee infected with coronavirus and in isolation for treatment will get 28 days of paid leave from their employer across Noida and Greater Noida, the Gautam Buddh Nagar district administration has ordered. In an order passed late on Saturday night, the administration also said that shops, industries and factories closed because of the lockdown will have to give daily wage along with leave to their workers and labourers during the closure period. The order has come amid reports of thousands of daily wage earners leaving for…

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With 3 More Positive Patients, Gautam Buddh Nagar Forms One-third of UP’s COVID-19 Cases

Noida: Three more persons — two women in Noida and one man in Greater Noida — tested positive for coronavirus on Friday, taking the total cases in Uttar Pradesh’s Gautam Buddh Nagar to 17, officials said. Four patients have already been treated and discharged, bringing the active number of cases in the district to 13, the officials said. UP has so far recorded 50 COVID-19 cases, according to government officials in Lucknow, who have put the total number of cases in Gautam Buddh Nagar at 18 cases, even as the…

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Honda Cars suspends production operations at manufacturing plants

NEW DELHI: In view of the escalating Covid-19 situation, Honda Cars India on Sunday informed its associates and suppliers that production operations at both its manufacturing plants in Greater Noida, Uttar Pradesh and Tapukara, Rajasthan will be temporarily suspended from March 23 to Mar 31, 2020. HCIL Associates working in corporate offices, including zonal and regional locations for all functions will primarily work from home, except for those involved in running essential services that require physical presence or minimal staffing for a few critical activities while abiding by the government…

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Noida Admin Launches Dedicated Email id, 24×7 Helpline for Coronavirus-related Queries

District Magistrate BN Singh said the administration has also set up a control centre at the collectorate to respond to queries on COVID-19 round the clock. PTI Updated:March 15, 2020, 9:57 PM IST Records of the 24-hour phone service launched on Saturday are also being maintained in a log book. Noida: Individuals and Resident Welfare Associations(RWAs) in Noida and Greater Noida can make use of a dedicated email id and a 24×7 telephonic helpline for their queries related to preventing the spread of coronavirus or to inform the administration about…

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Noida Swimming Pools Closed, Public Events Banned Till April 15 Amid Coronavirus Threat

Noida(UP): Swimming pools in Noida and Greater Noida will remain closed, while public events, including religious and political congregations, will not be allowed till April 15 as a precautionary measure to combat the coronavirus outbreak, officials said on Saturday. The restriction is applicable on private and public use of swimming pools in schools, colleges, hotels and residential societies, the district administration said in an order. “In the wake of precautionary measures being taken to check and control coronavirus (COVID-19), the usage of all swimming pools in Gautam Buddh Nagar which…

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