The Covid-19 pandemic has affected millions globally. The special category caters to all the latest news, updates, and analyses related to the deadly contagion – coronavirus.
Focus is laid on the everyday Covid updates of the state of Assam and a roundup of the overall tally of the Indian state.
News coverage in this category also comprises the latest developments in ways and measures of tackling the pandemic.
Besides, the latest updates on SOPs, vaccination drives, protocols, directives, suggested treatment etc. are covered.
Moreover, the category also makes an attempt to present accurate, scientific, credible news related to the fatal virus.
Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is an infectious disease caused by a newly discovered coronavirus.
As reported by WHO, most people infected with the COVID-19 virus will experience mild to moderate respiratory illness and recover without requiring special treatment. Older people and those with underlying medical problems like cardiovascular disease, diabetes, chronic respiratory disease, and cancer are more likely to develop serious illnesses.
Pratidin Time is a 24-hour Assamese news channel, that includes various genres of news programmes such as infotainment, sports, entertainment, lifestyle, showbiz, fashion, and education. The channel was launched on April 1, 2015. Pratidin Time is a unit of Yash TV Entertainment Pvt. Ltd.
Pratidin Time digital has emerged as one of the leading English news websites in Assam and the northeast region over the last few years. The website was launched in 2015 and has ever since delved into web and data journalism serving a digital audience with up to the minute updates.
The Channel is a sister concern of the media network of Assam, which has the highest circulated weekly newspaper Sadin, highest circulated daily newspaper Asomiya Pratidin, and the highest circulated women’s magazine Nandini.