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Bird Flu: Himachal Pradesh govt extends ban on chicken by another week

Shimla/UNI: With the confirmation of avian influenza among the poultry birds in Himachal Pradesh on Monday, the state government extended the ban on sale and purchase of chicken and poultry products for one more week.

COVID-19: 93K doses of vaccine to be administered to frontline warriors in Himachal Pradesh

Shimla/UNI: As Premier Narendra Modi virtually launched nationwide covid-19 vaccination drive from Delhi on Saturday, Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur said that in the first phase of Covid-19 vaccination, 93,000 doses would be administered to the front line warriors including health care workers of the state.

Himachal Pradesh: Moderate intensity earthquake hits Chamba and Kangra district

Shimla/UNI: A moderate intensity earthquake struck parts of Chamba and Kangra district on Monday night, authorities said on Tuesday.

Himachal Pradesh: 4,324 migratory birds, 215 others found dead due to suspected Bird Flu

Shimla/UNI: As many as 4,324 migratory and 215 other birds were found dead of suspected bird flu at Pong Dam Wildlife Sanctuary and other parts of the state, officials confirmed on Monday.

1800 migratory birds dead in Pong Dam area in Himachal Pradesh; state on high alert

Shimla/UNI: Himachal Pradesh has received an alert from the Centre, after initial confirmation of bird flu among the migratory birds in Pong dam as nearly 1800 birds have reportedly died of  the outbreak, said Principal Chief Conservator of Wildlife Archana Sharma on Monday.  

Water pipeline worker attacked by leopard in Himachal Pradesh

Shimla/UNI: A 45-year-old man working in a forest near Shimla was injured after being attacked by a leopard, police said on Thursday.

HP: Light tremors rock parts of Chamba district

Shimla/UNI: A light tremor rocked parts of Chamba district this noon, National Centre of Seismology.

Himachal records 130 COVID-19 cases, two deaths

Shimla/UNI: Himachal Pradesh recorded 130 new COVID-19 cases and two more deaths from the virus, a senior health official said on Wednesday.

HP: 3 ministers could not attend Council of Ministers meeting due to COVID-19

Shimla/UNI: Three Cabinet Ministers of Himachal Pradesh Government could not attend the Council of Ministers meeting here on Tuesday, owing to the COVID-19 situation.

nCoV enters remote Lahaul Spiti district of HP

Shimla, Jun 29(UNI) Showing no sign of abating, Covid-19 has made its way to the remotest Lahaul Spiti district which was so far unaffected by the pandemic, a senior official said here on Monday.

Himachal Pradesh tops in recovery of corona patients: Govt data

Shimla/UNI:  According to the statistics of the Ministry of Home Affairs of Government of India, till last Saturday, 658 corona-infected cases were detected in the state, out of which 406 persons have been recovered and discharged from the hospital.

Covid: Death toll in Himachal Pradesh increases to five

Shimla/UNI: An elderly woman undergoing treatment of Covid 19 passed away at IGMC Shimla, confirmed a senior Medical Officer of Indra Gandhi Medical College(IGMC) Hospital Shimla on Monday.

3.5 magnitude earthquake hits part of Chamba, no casualty

Shimla/UNI: An Earthquake of 3.5 magnitude jolted the parts of Chamba district of the hill state on Monday.

COVID-19: Cases in Himachal Pradesh mount to 70

Shimla/UNI: COVID-19 cases in Himachal Pradesh surged to 70 with two more people testing positive for the virus, Additional Chief Secretary Health R D Dhiman said on Thursday.

Himachal Pradesh: Two cab drivers test positive for COVID-19 in Bilaspur

Shimla/UNI: Two cab drivers have been tested positive for COVID-19 in Bilaspur district increasing the tally of to 55.