* Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik pledges his entire MLALAD Fund to fight #COVID19 in Hinjili Constituency.
* Rajya Sabha MP Dr. Amar Patnaik pledges to release Rs. 1Cr from my MPLAD to the Health Dept, Govt of Odisha to fight #COVID19.
* BJD MP Sasmit Patra & Dr. Arun Kumar Sahoo donates 3 months’ salary each to CMRF.
* Jaipur MLA Pranab Prakash Das donates entire MLALAD fund of 2020-21 to fight COVID-19.
* Shops providing essential commodities such as vegetables, milk parlours, medical stores and grocery in Jajpur to remain open only for 4 hours in a day (7 am – 9 am & 3 pm- 5 pm), informs Collector Ranjan Das.
* Salman Khan appeals People of #Odisha to follow #COVID19 Guidelines.
* People in huge numbers rush to Chhatra Bazar, Cuttack & Dolasahi in Tihidi of Bhadrak district to buy essentials.
* Odisha Mining Corporation (OMC) contributes Rs 500 crore to Chief Minister’s Relief Fund (CMRF) to tackele COVID19.
* Odisha Govt decides for contractual appointment of doctors, nurses and paramedics (including retired persons).
* Bihar Government has decided to give Rs 1000 each to every family that holds a ration card.
* Union Minister Prakash Javadekar briefs media on cabinet decisions.
* Indian Army Sources: Army Headquarters are closed today in view of the lockdown announcement by the Government.
* Total number of Corona positive cases rise to 116 in Maharashtra.
* Uttar Pradesh Govt announces an additional Rs 50 crore for State health department.
* Delhi govt orders strict action against landlords forcing healthcare professionals to vacate.
* Mumbai police seize 200 boxes of face masks valued at Rs 1 crore.
* World chess body postpones Olympiad to 2021.