Sunday 27 September 2020

News Analysed, Opinions Expressed

Society

503 fresh cases today, only 73 traced at 8 centres, where else is Covid spreading?

There are 503 fresh Covid19 positive cases found today. But the government’s media bulletin continues misguiding the people of Goa about where exactly these cases are found. READ

Covid death rate of Sept equals to last two months, 61% being treated at home

The month of September is being proved deadly. Goa has lost people equal to what we lost in the last two months of July and August. But in the last two days, Covid deaths seem ... READ

CM & Opposition Leader’s areas are the Covid hotspots

Chief Minister Dr Pramod Sawant’s Sankhli, Leader of Opposition Digambar Kamat’s Madgao, two more cities and a township of Porvorim continue to be the Covid hotspots throughout this month. The spread of Covid cases, however, ... READ

Goa loses two veterans: Datta S Naik & Simon D’Souza

Goa today lost two veteran leaders, Datta S Naik from Panaji and Simon D’Souza from Vasco. READ

Covid surpasses Aug death toll; Max affected is 61-80 age group

The Covid pandemic has crossed last month’s toll of 150 within 19 days of this month. It has also surpassed the average of five deaths per day last month. And half of these deaths are ... READ

Suppressing ‘true’ figures of Covid isn’t in public interest: Gujarat HC; Is Goa Govt listening?

The Gujarat high court has told the Government of Gujarat that it cannot suppress ‘true and correct’ figures of Covid positive cases and Covid deaths, on daily basis, from the people. READ

Goa’s Covid +ves are more than the national average; is home isolation a trend?

The scenario of the Covid19 pandemic in Goa, compared to the national, is not bad, but also not very good. We are far ahead in testing, but our positive cases are more than the national ... READ

Goa loses 11 young lives within a fortnight, many neglect symptoms

Goa has lost 11 youngsters including two girls between the age group of 26 to 40 within a fortnight this month, due to Covid19. It takes the toll to 25 within this age group. READ

Goa’s Covid bulletin refined, 79% getting cured, but ‘hiding’ continues

As per the changing scenario of Covid19 pandemic in Goa, the Directorate of Health Services has finally come out with a refined format of media bulletin. It now provides a much better picture of the ... READ

More than very old, youngsters are dying: Over 100 die of Covid in Sept

Unfortunately, Covid19 deaths are not reducing but rising in Goa. This month has crossed the toll of 100 and total deaths have crossed the number of 300. And the pandemic is taking the lives of ... READ