Nine members of the Tablighi Jamaat tested positive for the deadly virus Tuesday night, Deputy Commissioner, Una, Sandeep Kumar said.
The epicentre of the quake was at a depth of 5 km northeast of Chamba. Mild tremors were felt in adjoining areas.
Mohammad Dilshad committed suicide under a shed at his residence in Una's Bangarh village, a day after health officials dropped him at his village following his negative report, an official said.
Three of the seven persons who tested positive for coronavirus in the state on Saturday were Tablighi Jamaat members, Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur said.
With automobiles and industrial work shut down, pollution levels across India have witnessed a drastic fall.
The snaps have received over 1 lakh 59 thousand likes and a number of Kangana's fans to the comment section to share their reaction.
Earlier, a 69-year-old man who recently returned from the USA died of COVID-19 at the Dr. Rajendra Prasad Government Medical College (RPGMC) in Kangra district on March 23.
The reporter said in a social media post that buses were plying from Baddi police station to various parts of the state for stranded people.
However, no loss of life or property was reported.
The decision has been taken to ensure social distancing and to avoid the spread of Covid-19.
A police team found Phool Devi, Sahil, Shekhar, Ashok and Satish were mining sand in Katgaon area and tried to stop them. But the five attacked the policemen with shovels, sticks and stones.
In a letter to Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur on Thursday, the Nobel Peace laureate expressed his support in his efforts to control the growing threat of the coronavirus, which has spread across the world and has even broken out in this state.
Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur made the announcement at 3.15 pm after the district authorities in Una, Kangra and Mandi had already imposed a curfew to contain the spread of the disease.
An FIR was registered against the factory and its owners under section 188 (disobedience to order duly promulgated by public servant) of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) at Nalagarh police station, he added.
West Bengal and Himachal Pradesh reported their first deaths due to COVID-19, while seven fatalities were earlier reported from Maharashtra (two), Bihar, Karnataka, Delhi, Gujarat, and Punjab.
The hospital doctors, staff and those who remained in touch with her have been quarantined as a precautionary measure.
Urging people not to panic, Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur said the government is ready to meet any eventuality and essential services will continue as usual.
While inter-district vehicular movement has been strictly restricted, traffic on the Srinagar-Jammu highway will also be regulated. Vehicles carrying essential supplies will move normally.
Only Nagaland had on Sunday announced an indefinite lockdown as most states have shut everything till March 31.
The chemist had purchased N95 masks at Rs 105 each as per the billing and was supposed to sell it at Rs 115.50 as per notification, but he was found selling it at Rs 500.
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