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Cyclone Nisarga: India evacuates 100,000 as Mumbai awaits historic storm

4 monthes ago   |   By The Guardian

First cyclone in 70 years for financial capital sparks rush to transfer Covid-19 patients and sanitise temporary shelters At least 100,000 people including coronavirus patients were being moved to safety as India's west coast braced for a cyclone - the first such storm to threaten Mumbai in more than 70 years. Authorities in India's financial capital, which is struggling to contain the Covid-19 pandemic, evacuated nearly 150 virus patients from a recently built field hospital to a facility with a concrete roof as a precautionary measure, officials said on Tuesday.
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Coronavirus live news: India evacuates Covid-19 patients ahead of cyclone as Brazil deaths pass 30,000

4 monthes ago   |   By The Guardian

Yemen aid funding falls short by US$1bn ; Zoom profits double; global cases pass 6.3m. Follow the latest updates India evacuates 100,000 from homes, virus hospital ahead of cyclone China withheld data on coronavirus from WHO, recordings reveal
Global report: Germany eases travel ban and cafe culture returns to Paris Coronavirus latest: at a glance 12.22am BST At least 100,000 people, including some coronavirus patients, were being moved to safer locations according to officials Tuesday, as India's west coast braced for a cyclone, the first such storm to threaten Mumbai in more than 70...
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