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29 May 2021       Issue #124

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Stay safe - Think positive
-Team ECity Bangalore


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Few fact checks of recent viral posts on social media
Gigantic Moon in 'Arctic' is fake
- Video shows digitally created Solar eclipse
Can Oximeters show 'Oxygen level' of pens & biscuits?
- False claim that device is fake
Aspidosperma NOT an alternate to Oxygen
- Temp relief for Asthma, not COVID-19
Toyota 80th Anniversary Celebration! Free Gifts for All!
- Scam Alert: Toyota's 80th Anniversary was in 2017
Do 3 Ticks mean Govt read your message?
- False: Old hoax goes viral again


Press news in reverse chronological order
Class 12 board exams cancelled
- PM prioritizes on safety of students
Karnataka extends lockdown till June 14
- because cases are spreading in villages
Overseas bound students and professionals get vaccinated
- Karnataka to provide WHO approved Covishield
State may have to extend lockdown beyond June 7
- until cases drop, say experts
State revises lockdown guidelines
- allows all items via e-commerce
3 arrested for selling Remdesivir in black
- all 3 are residents of Electronic City
Tech companies step up staff inoculations
- HCL, TCS, Wipro, Amazon, Zomato, Tech Mahindra etc.
Remuneration of Infosys, TCS, Wipro bosses FY 2021
- Mr.Nilekani opted not to take remuneration 2020-21
Infosys CEO pay package rises to Rs 49.68 crore
- from Rs.34.27 crore in 2019-20
Residents demand PHC, COVID care in Electronics City
- Hulimangala RWA eligible to be within BBMP limits
No RT-PCR, PHC facility for E-City residents
- plight of the residential area bordering industrial estate
Fortis rolls out vaccination camps in RWAs, companies
- in 30 corporates and 31 RWAs. More in June.
Infosys vaccinates 14,150 employees
- plans to set up oxygen plants
What’s new at E-City? Road block till 30 June
- Road from E-City Phase 1 to elevated highway
Men in khaki crack down on lockdown violators
- 410 vehicles seized in Bengaluru South; 20 FIRs filed
Negative RT-PCR must for inter-state travellers
- to enter Karnataka
Karnataka extends lockdown till June 7
- Lockdown guidelines
Infosys, Wipro, Tech Mahindra start vaccination camps
- to inoculate their employees
Industries missed export deadlines owing to lockdown
- in Bommasandra
Wipro to get one lakh vaccine doses
- for employees, families by June
Oxygen on wheels BMTC oxygen bus
- facility extended to Jigani
Sewage, effluents flowing into lake caused fish deaths
- Muthanalluru Lake at Bommasandra
Check illegal sale of life-saving drug: Karnataka HC
- pharmacist from Mangammanapalya arrested
Karnataka to move Covid vax centres to schools
- PHCs are not spaceous to maintain social distancing
Doctor among 4 held for selling vials illegally
- Dr Sagar CG, Mathru Hospital in Kudlu, Hosur Rd
Shortage of medical supplies hits private hospitals
- antibiotics, IV drip sets, cannulas and NBR masks
Electronics City a tech hub only for name?
- No PHCs even during pandemic
Another site for cremations
- in Bidaraguppe village, Anekal
International schools announce fee hike
- 6% to 15% hike despite pandemic
War room staffer not involved in mismanagement
- Sadiq targeted after 17 Muslim staff in BBMP South
Families get wrong bodies, hold protest
- in Anekal GH
17 accused by MP Tejasvi Surya resume work
- employees of BBMP South
9 Bengaluru wards are battling high caseload
- Tech corridors: Begur, HSR, Arakere, Bellandur etc.
Karnataka lockdown rules: 10 - 24 May
- What's allowed and what's not
Free meals for quarantined residents and police
- Ajmera Infinity RWA, Neeladri Road
Free health kits for C+ workers
- provided by Bommasandra Industries Association
BMRCL sets up 100-bed Covid center for staff
- at Kudlu Gate, Hosur Main Road
Bed blocking scam: Social worker, nephew held
- Nethravathy (40) and Rohith Kumar (22) of Begur
Covid care centre with O2 facilities set up at Anekal
- 20/50 are oxygen beds
Woman ECitizen gets fake lottery letter, duped
- miscreants siphoned Rs.5L as 'processing fee'
Only 35 in 18+ group get Covid jabs on 1st May
- reality - 18+ has to wait until June
Industries declare holiday to break chain of infection
- industrial areas in Jigani–Anekal–Bommasandra
After 6-hour wait, driver, 27, dies outside hospital
- Anekal Government Hospital insisted on BU


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