Uber offers free rides to BMC for healthcare workers, non-Covid patients | Mumbai News

MUMBAI: Uber on Friday offered free rides to BMC for transporting frontline healthcare workers and non-Covid patients through its recently launched UberMedic service. All the UberMedic cars being provided to the civic body are being fitted with a roof-to-floor plastic sheeting enclosing the driver, thereby limiting contact with the rider. Additionally, to maintain safety and […]

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Rahul Gandhi: ‘Lockdown not on/off switch’, says Rahul Gandhi on Coronavirus | India News

NEW DELHI: The coronavirus-induced lockdown is “not an on and off switch” and it requires cooperation of everyone, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi said on Friday while addressing an online press conference. On the question of lifting the coronavirus-induced lockdown, the Congress leader said that the Central government needs to implement transparency in its actions. “Opening […]

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Analysis reveals a 25 per cent jump in mental health issues during lockdown in Gujarat

A team of 150 academics and practising psychologists manning Gujarat Psychological Intervention Helpline have counselled as many as 40,350 people across the state; write to CM on ways to ensure mental well-being of Gujaratis. The nationwide lockdown in the wake of Covid-19 has restricted people’s movement. Sudden change in lifestyle, lack of socialising and being […]

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