Sources confirm that an ‘incomplete’ report with loose ends will aid the policemen. This could be the reason why the investigators were reluctant to seek a medical board opinion in the first place. The report conspicuously does not link or try to establish any connection between the bruises on the body and use of external force (indicating torture). … [Read more...] about Nedumkandam custody death: Shoddy autopsy report to help killers in khaki?
The commission would look into multiple aspects such as how did the custody death happen; what transpired when Kumar was taken into custody; was Kumar tortured in jail; who were responsible; and why was Kumar shifted back and forth from custody to hospital to jail. … [Read more...] about Kumar was murdered, says Crime Branch; grave charges against arrested cops
Authorities halted nearly all transportation and movement except for quarantine efforts, medical care, and delivery of food and basic necessities. “Wartime” measures were implemented in some places, with residents prevented from even leaving their apartments. … [Read more...] about Traces of coronavirus found in patients who have recovered
BEIJING: New virus cases in China have again declined, up just 394, after authorities on Thursday again changed how they count new daily infections. They are now discounting cases that came back negative after laboratory tests. Another 114 people reportedly died from the new illness, Covid-19, as health inspectors went door-to-door to attempt to find every infected person in the worst-hit city of Wuhan. Japan’s health ministry said two former passengers of a virus stricken cruise ship died, raising the number of deaths in Japan to three. The Diamond Princess has by far the most cases outside China with 621 passengers and crew testing positive. Mainland China has reported 2,118 deaths and 74,576 total cases. While the overall spread of the virus has been slowing, the situation remains severe in Hubei province and its capital, Wuhan, where the new coronavirus was first detected in December. More than 80% of the country’s cases are in Hubei and 95% of the deaths, according … [Read more...] about New Covid-19 cases decline, but tracking method revised again
According to an email sent by the crisis management team of SAP India to its employees, two of their employees based in Bengaluru (RMZ Ecoworld office) have tested positive for H1N1. The company has undertaken extensive sanitisation and complete fumigation of its premises. “Considering the situation, we encourage you to work from home beginning February 20 till February 28,” the email said. … [Read more...] about H1N1 scare: MNC tells staff to work from home till Feb. 28