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    Coronavirus LIVE: At least 20 people were booked on Wednesday for allegedly attending an Iftar party in violation of COVID-19 lockdown restrictions at a locality in Wayanad district of Kerala, recently categorised as a hotspot,

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    Coronavirus LIVE: Indian Railways special trains to be notified in future, will have waiting lists from May 22; Maximum waiting list limit- 1AC-20, Executive Class-20, 2AC-50, 3AC-100, AC Chair Car-100, Sleeper-200.

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    Coronavirus LIVE: Gujarat CM announces to constitute a committee of experts, to be headed by former Union Finance Secretary Dr Hasmukh Adhia, to provide comprehensive recommendations to the Gujarat Govt for post-COVID economic revival in the State.

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    Coronavirus LIVE: PM CARES Fund Trust allocates Rs. 3100 Crore for fight against COVID-19

    Out of Rs 3100 crores, a sum of approximately Rs 2000 crore will be earmarked for the purchase of ventilators, Rs. 1000 crores will be used for the care of migrant labourers and Rs.100 crores will be given to support vaccine development, the PMO stated.

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    Coronavirus LIVE: PM CARES Fund Trust allocates Rs. 3100 Crore for fight against COVID-19.

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    Coronavirus LIVE: A total of 364 new COVID-19 positive cases reported in Gujarat in the last 24 hours; the total number of positive cases rise to 9,268.

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New Delhi: It’s now official that the ongoing lockdown will not be lifted on May 17 after Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said that lockdown 4.0 will be coming into force from May 18 onwards. It will be different from the previous three phases of lockdown, the PM said. A day before his address, PM Modi met Chief Ministers and asked for suggestions. Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal has, in turn, asked Delhi people to submit their suggestions. Also Read - 'Cases on Rise, But Delhi Under Control,' Says CM Kejriwal as COVID-19 Tally in Capital Crosses 13,000-mark

The Madhya Pradesh government will prepare a proposal on the shape of the next round of the coronavirus lockdown after discussions with various sections of the society and submit it to the Centre on May 15, said Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Tuesday. Also Read - India Records Over 6,000 COVID-19 Cases For 4th Consecutive Day, Total Tally Reaches 1,38, 845; Death Toll Crosses 4,000-mark

Local surveillance: Instead of a wide lockdown, this will be more of an area-specific containment. Also Read - 'Finished Taking Hydroxychloroquine, Still Here,' Says Donald Trump Week After Revealing His COVID-19 Therapy

Public Transport: States will decide how to resume transport

Metro: Metro authorities are gearing up for a phased resumption of the services

Railways: Special, limited passenger trains are already on

Domestic airport: Likely to start services.