KARNATAKA

COVID-19 Preventive and Control Measures

10.06.2022

Addendum- Vaccination of 12-14 years old children in School

30.03.2022

Vaccination of 12-14 years old children in Schools

29.03.2022

Revised Covid 19 Guidelines

18.10.2021

Vaccination to foreign Travelers

02.09.2021

Compliance of Covid-19 State protocol for students and employees from Kerala

01.09.2021

Mandatory RT-PCR for international arrivals

01.09.2021

Containment Measures to Prevent Spread of COVID-19

06.08.2021

Usage of e-voucher in private hospitals for COVID-19 vaccination

31.07.2021

Using distributed COVID -19 vaccines

31.07.2021

Guidelines for COVID-19 Surveillance, Containment, and Caution with Additional Activities for Strict Implementation

18.07.2021

Re-Opening of Academic Institutions pertaining to Health and Medical Sector

16.07.2021

Guidelines for Surveillance Containment and Caution

03.07.2021

COVID-19 Vaccination for students, Lecturers and support staff of skill training ITI and Diploma colleges

30.06.2021

Special Surveillance measures for Persons coming from Maharashtra

28.06.2021

COVID-19 Vaccination to Under Graduate Students, Teaching and Non-Teaching Staffs

23.06.2021

Order-Revised Guidelines to break the Chain of COVID-19 Transmission in the State

19.06.2021

Formation of Committee for COVID-19 Whole Genome Sequencing (WGS) and Surveillance

11.06.2021

Order-Revised Guidelines to break the Chain of COVID-19 Ttransmission

11.06.2021

Progress of Covaxin Vaccine

01.06.2021

Circular-Regarding COVID-19 Vaccination in Industrial Health Establishments-Hospitals of Industrial Establishments

29.05.2021

Addendum to letters dated 20-05-2021, 21-05-2021 and 26-05-2021 on Identifying Priority Groups in 18-to 44 Year age for COVID-19 Vaccination

27.05.2021

Mandatory display of Bed Allocation Board, availability of Essential Medicines and Provision of Help Desk Counter in the Hospitals

01.05.2021

Revised Treatment Guidelines for Home Isolation

01.05.2021

Revised guidelines for Home Isolation of mild and asymptomatic COVID-19 cases

28.04.2021

Addendum-Addendum to Order HFW 90 ACS 2021 DATED 02-04-2021-Strict Compliance in Anganwadi Centres in the State-EN

 

Circular-Creation of War Room for facilitating Medical Oxygen in the State

 

Circular-Guidelines for Observance of Rituals in connection with Ramazan Month in Masjids in the context of COVID-19

 

Circular-Identification of Tertiary Case Facilities and Laboratories for Whole Genome Sequencing in Karnataka

 

Circular-Regarding the redistribution of beds for inpatient treatment of COVID infections

 

Circular-Special Surveillance Measure for arrivals from Kerala, Maharashtra, Punjab and Chandigarh

 

Circular-Use of sanitizer before the using the Biometric machines installed in the Ministry and all the State Departments

 

Conducting COVID vaccination on Mission Mode

 

Effective implementation of measures under State Disaster Management Authority (SDMA) to prevetnt the spread of COVID-19 in the State

 

NOTE - On the inevitability and necessity necessary actions to prevent the COVID-19 2nd Wave

 

Order - For Implementing the Corona Curfew from 10-00 PM to 05-00 AM

 

Order-Formation of Zonal Coordinators to monitor and management measures to effectively control the spread of COVID-19 infection in Bangalore

 

Order-Nomination of a Nodal Officer for emergency dispatch of ILI and SARI cases to hospitals in the wake of the COVID-19 Epidemic in the State

 

Order-To re-start the Apthamitra-TeleMedicine Services for the control of COVID-19

 

Regarding de-escalation of COVID beds in the State

17-02-2021

Order Implementing the Corona Curfew from 10 PM to 05 AM from 10-04-2021 to 20-04-2021

09.04.2021

Order To Re-start the Apthamitra-Tele-Medicine Services for the control of COVID-19

09.04.2021

Formation of Zonal Coordinators to monitor and management measures to effectively control the spread of COVID-19 infection in Bangalore

29.03.2021

COVID-19 War Room to Operate as the Vaccination Control Room with Additional Responsibility

05.12.2020

Closing Down COVID Care Centre at BIEC

04.09.2020

SOP for the Use of Remdesivir Injections in Covid 19 Treating Facilities

02.09.2020

Mapping Districts Labs Sentinel Survey

18.08.2020

Circular-Mapping of Districts to ICMR Laboratories for Testing Sentinel Survey Samples for Estimating COVID-19 Burden in Karnataka

18.08.2020

Constitution of District Level Monitoring Committee Overseeing Medical Oxygen Equipment and Supply

18.08.2020

Circular-Sentinel Survey for Estimating COVID-19 Burden in Karnataka

14.08.2020

Guidelines for Celebrating Ganeshutsova

14.08.2020

Management of Solid Waste Generated by COVID-19 Positive Persons in Home Care - EN

14.08.2020

Circular-Deputation of Health Supervisors, Senior and Junior Health Assistants to the District Survey Unit

11.08.2020

Revised Discharge Policy for COVID-19 (Version 3)

11.08.2020

Revised Guidelines for Home Isolation Version 2

10.08.2020

Advisory for Air Crash Treatment of Crew Passenger and Rescue Workers

08.08.2020

Advisory Restricting Visitors to Hospitals

08.08.2020

Order Creation of Citizen Service Desk (CSD) for COVID-19 Patients Admissions at Hospitals

05.08.2020

Technical paper COVID-19 Sampling Laboratory Testing Management

 

Guidelines for Phased Re-Opening

30.07.2020

Order for Immediate Compliance of the Directions Issued by the Supreme Court

30.07.2020

Mental Health in the Times of COVID-19

 

Opening of Commercial Establishment in Bengluru

26.07.2020

A Guide on Proper Behaviour in the event of a COVID Pandemic

 

Constitution of Medical Experts Committee at District Level for Supervision of COVID-19 Hospitals

24.07.2020

Messages to get rid of Stigma and Discrimination

 

Preventing and Managing COVID-19 Across Long-Term Care Services

24.07.2020

Sample Collection Centres or Labs or Fever Clinics, etc. to Provide Information regarding what Persons needs to do if he or she Tests Positive for COVID-19

22.07.2020

Guidelines for Handling Treatment and Disposal of Waste Generated during Treatment-Diagnosis-Quarantine of COVID-19 Patients(Revision 4)

21.07.2020

Order regarding new guidelines for unlock for Bangalore City and Bangalore Rural wef from 22.07.2020 till 31.07.2020

21.07.2020

Regarding instructions to follow the guidelines on the use of face mouth cover and prevent inappropriate use of N-95 masks

20.07.2020

Revised SOP for Admission and Management of COVID-19 Positive Cases at COVID Care Centres (CCC)

20.07.2020

Delegation of Power to Director Medical Education Department

19.07.2020

Order regarding Delegation of Power to ensure 50% beds for Covid-19 patients in private medical institutions and hospitals w.e.f 19.07.2020

19.07.2020

Circular-Utilization of Hospital Beds for Moderately and Severely ill COVID-19 Patients

18.07.2020

Protocol to be followed in case of Deaths of Suspected and Confirmed COVID-19 Positive Cases

17.07.2020

Caring for Health Care Warriors-Mental Health Support During COVID-19

16.07.2020

Decent burial of dead bodiesof Muslims died due to Covid 19 pendamic

16.07.2020

Office regarding conduction Asyptomatic Covid 19 RTPCR and RA test in Containment Zones

16.07.2020

Regarding publishing of news connected with Mahadevapura Zone Covid-19 Control Command Centre in the newspapers

16.07.2020

Appeal to Doctors - Registered under KPME for thorough investigation of ILI-SARI-COVID19 suspect Patients

15.07.2020

Persons awaiting results from a COVID-19 Swab Test must remain in Home Quarantine until the test results are available

15.07.2020

Regarding appointment of required staff under Group D in Health and Family Welfare Department on contract and sub contact basis immediately

15.07.2020

Duty Roster for Health Care Workers (HCWs) working in COVID Care Centres (CCC)

14.07.2020

Operating of Industries Industrial Establishments in Bengaluru Urban and Rural Districts

14.07.2020

Order - Filling Lab Technician, Pharmacist and Group-D vacancies in the Department of HFW in the context of COVID-19 on Contract or Outsourcing basis

14.07.2020

Circular - Shifting of COVID Positive Patients who are yet to be alloted Bangalore Urban (BU) Numbers

13.07.2020

Circular regarding holding of transfer of BBMP employees to curb the spread of Covid-19 Novel Corona Virus

13.07.2020

Involvement of Principals and Staff Members of DTCs and STS COVID-19 Work and Surveillance

13.07.2020

Isolation-Quarantine of Persons who have Provided Sample for COVID 19 Testing

13.07.2020

Office order regarding appointment of nodal officers at ward level to effectively contain the spread of Covid-19 in Bangalore

13.07.2020

Order regarding strict lockdown guidelines in both Bengaluru City and surrounding Bengaluru Districts w.e.f 14.07.2020, 8 PM till 22.07.2020, 5 AM for a period of 7 days

13.07.2020

Quarantine and Testing of Health Care Workers Following High Risk Exposure to COVID-19 Positive Person

13.07.2020

Regarding providing scholarships for Group D employees wearing PPE kits to serve Covid-19 patients from Medical Education Department and Health and Family Welfare Department

13.07.2020

The Karnataka Land Reforms (Amendment) Ordinance, 2020

13.07.2020

Isolation-Quarantine of Persons who have Provided Sample for COVID 19 Testing

13.07.2020

Quarantine and Testing of HCWs following High Risk Exposure to COVID-19 Positive Person

13.07.2020

Covid-19 (Novel Corona Virus)- Guidelines for Home Isolation

12.07.2020

Covid Work Flow Chart

08.07.2020

Press note regarding opening of Fever Clinics in all the 198 BBMP under Primary Health Centre and Referral Hospitals in Bangalore

08.07.2020

Press release regarding cancellation of license of medical centre who fail to register on Pharm Port pertaining to sysptoms of Covid-19 like cough, cold, fever

07.07.2020

Regarding precautionary measures to prevent the spread of Covid-19 in Kodagu District

07.7.2020

Circular-Entering of the Reports by the Laboratories in ICMR Portal

06.07.2020

Order-Regulation of Movement of Persons from other States to Karnataka

06.07.2020

Regarding Strict implementation of National Directives

06.07.2020

Triaging of COVID-19 Positive Persons who are Eligible for Home Isolation

06.07.2020

Guidelines for Isolation of COVID Psitive Persons at Home

04.07.2020

D.O - Regarding Expedited Aproval of TrueNat or CBNAT for COVID-19 Testing in Private Labs or Hospitals

03.07.2020

Notice to Citizens - Reservation 50% of the beds in the Private Hospitals along with the beds in Government run Institutions for free treatment to COVID-19 Patients

03.07.2020

Order regarding creating rapid task force to carry out activities in a calibrated manner to curb the spread of Covid-19 pandemic

03.07.2020

Order regarding creation of task force at district level to monitor and manage the health of citizens at districts and to prevent the spread of Covid-19 infection

03.07.2020

Revised Guidelines for Admission of Covid-19 Postive Persons in CCC or DCHC or DCH or Private Institutions after Clinical Assessment

24.06.2020

Elections to vacant MLC seats to be held on June 30

11.06.2020

Guidelines for Resident Welfare Associations during COVID-19

08.06.2020

Protocol for inter-state traveller to Karnataka during Phased Reopening (Unlock 1)

08.06.2020

Revised Lab Testing Protocol

08.06.2020

Guidelines regarding selling of unsold beer, liquor and wine stocks during lockdown

01.06.2020

Inter-state travellers to Karnataka during phrased Reopening

31.05.2020

New guidelines for containment zones until June 30

30.05.2020

Opening of Migrants Help Desk in all the service centres of BBMP

30.05.2020

COVID19 testing of passengers, coming from high risk states, at their own cost by private lab

29.05.2020

Clarification on sports activity

21.05.2020

Movement of People Across District

21.05.2020

Revised lab testing protocol

21.05.2020

Directions to ESCOMs regarding Meter reading, Billing and Collections for the month of May 2020 and onwards

30.04.2020

Closure of Karnataka HC, including Dharwad & Kalaburagi benches till May 16

30.04.2020

One-time COVID19 testing of frontline workers other than police in Bangalore

29.04.2020

Regarding Fund release to District Collectors

29.04.2020

Duties and responsibilities of disaster management cells

29.04.2020

Revised containment guidelines

28.04.2020

Property tax rebate extension in BBMP areas

28.04.2020

No summer vacation to High Court, District and Trial courts

28.04.2020

Conducting mass health survey for family in the state due to the rapid spread of COVID19

28.04.2020

Circular on smartphone use by students

28.04.2020

SOP for resuming operation of Industries or Industrial Establishments in COVID19 Unaffected Districts

27.04.2020

Quarantine protocol for discharged COVID19 Patients Contacts

27.04.2020

Minutes of Meeting of Coordination Committee on Food, supplies and migrants

27.04.2020

Guidelines for providing maternity services during COVID19

27.04.2020

Temporary exemption from biometric attendance

25.04.2020

SOPs for Containment plan for COVID19

25.04.2020

Approval for direct sale of horticulture produce through KMF outlets

25.04.2020

Postponement of exams for various government posts

24.04.2020

Postponement of last date of application and fee payment for government post exams

24.04.2020

RT-PCR testing for frontline policemen in Bengaluru city

24.04.2020

Pass for health officials to move around in BBMP areas during lockdown

23.04.2020

Instructions regarding COVID19 testing for journalists

23.04.2020

Types of industries allowed to begin operations in unaffected districts

23.04.2020

Action plan to collect blood in blood banks during COVID19

23.04.2020

Addendum 2 Revised guidelines for activities allowed or prohibited from April 23

23.04.2020

Addendum 3 Revised guidelines for activities allowed or prohibited from April 23

23.04.2020

Declaration of Containment Zones in Bengaluru City

23.04.2020

Promulgation of The Karnataka Epidemic Diseases Ordinance, 2020

22.04.2020

Revised prohibitory orders for Bengaluru City from April 23 to May 3

22.04.2020

Revised guidelines for activities allowed or prohibited from April 23

22.04.2020

Regarding COVID19 testing for Bengaluru journalists

22.04.2020

Measures to regulate chemists or druggists or pharmacies under COVID19 Regulations

22.04.2020

Guidelines for delivery of Immunisation services during the COVID19 outbreak

22.04.2020

Financial Assistance to writers or artists

21.04.2020

Lockdown extension order from April 21 till May 3

21.04.2020

Concession for pregnant paramedical workers from COVID19 duty

21.04.2020

Police Commissioners order on Sec. 144 in Bengaluru City till May 3

20.04.2020

Establishment of fever clinics in private medical colleges

20.04.2020

Lockdown extension order till May 3

19.04.2020

Declaration of Containment Zones in Bengaluru City

19.04.2020

Instructions on reporting to duty for govt employees

18.04.2020

Guidelines for Rapid Antibody based Blood test for COVID19 and rationale use of the kits

17.04.2020

Guidelines for testing of pooled samples using RT-PCR

17.04.2020

Guidelines for use of Hydrochloroquine

17.04.2020

Testing of samples of COVID19 suspected cases in Private Laboratories and price fixation

17.04.2020

Revised notification to define containment zone, cluster and SOPs for their management

17.04.2020

Reporting of ILI and SARI cases treated in private healthcare facilities

17.04.2020

Instructions to private schools to not collect fees for online classes

17.04.2020

Suspension of Congregational prayers and guidelines for Ramzan

16.04.2020

SOPs for industries operating from April 20

16.04.2020

Advisory on following up with COVID19 patients & primary contacts after discharge from hospital or release from quarantine

16.04.2020

Minutes of Meeting of Chief Secretary video conference setting up of Medical Expert Committee and other SOPs

14.04.2020

Review of criticial COVID19 confirmed cases by Critical Care Support team

11.04.2020

Instructions on Mandatory use of Aarogya Setu App

11.04.2020

Definition of hotspot, cluster, containment zone etc

11.04.2020

Deployment of officers to oversee the operation of the COVID

10.04.2020

Assigning new responsibilities in view of rising cases

10.04.2020

The Karnataka Legislature Salaries, Pensions and Allowances and Certain Other Law (Amendment) Ordinance 2020

10.04.2020

Health screening & awareness raising in civic colonies in BBMP jurisdiction

09.04.2020

First round of disinfectation programme

09.04.2020

Ban on unauthorised food distribution in hospitals

09.04.2020

Addendum to revised testing protocols

09.04.2020

MOHFW request to States to utilise ENT specialists PG Trainees for COVID sample collection

08.04.2020

Expert Committee Report on COVID19 Lockdown Exit Strategy

08.04.2020

Revised Lab Testing protocols

07.04.2020

Extension on Property Tax Rebate to May

07.04.2020

Facilitating ART treatment for HIV-infected people

07.04.2020

Clarificatory remarks regarding primary contacts of COVID19 positive cases

07.04.2020

Advisory on preparing and use of home-made masks by public

07.04.2020

Providing services all patients arriving for treatment at Primary and Community Health Centres

06.04.2020

SHO (SI & above) as designated officer to file complaints in courts regarding violations of COVID containment measures

06.04.2020

Regarding supplying rations for the month of April sans OTP

06.04.2020

Notice for preparation of District-level Crisis Management Plans for COVID19

06.04.2020

Notice informing the availability of a COVID monitoring software for effective action against future occurrences

06.04.2020

Notice to ensure no discontinuity in treatment to provide doorstep treatment to HIV and TB patients under NACP and RTCP

06.04.2020

Empowering District Collectors to issue inter-district transport passes

06.04.2020

Clinical trial of plasma therapy using recovered patients for COVID19 patients

06.04.2020

SOP & Contingency plan to deal with next phase in the fight against COVID19 in all districts

04.04.2020

Testing strategy for persons identified as participants of Tablighi Jamaat congregation

04.04.2020

Victoria Hospital to be used as primary COVID19 centre for critical cases; Bowring Hospital will be stand by

04.04.2020

Exemption to Continuous Process Industries

03.04.2020

Directions to ESCOMs regarding meter reading, billing and collections

03.04.2020

Advisory and Manual on use of homemade protective cover for face and mouth

03.04.2020

SOPs for senior officers involved in decision making, in the event of they themselves getting infected with COVID19

02.04.2020

Regarding clearing Poultry, Goat, Eggs, Fish Production, Trafficking, and Sales Restrictions during Lockdown

02.04.2020

Plan to distribute excess milk stocks freely to poor people in view of lockdown

02.04.2020

Existing hospitals with dedicated blocks for COVID19 treatment

02.04.2020

Extension of retirement of medical professionals by 3 months to June 30

02.04.2020

Contingency Plan with Guidelines and SOPs for COVID19

02.04.2020

SOPs for safety screening of migrant workers housed in camps

01.04.2020

Direction to Government & Private Medical Colleges to participate in the COVID19 fight

31.03.2020

CV Raman Hospital, Indiranagar, Bengaluru declared as Isolation Hospital

31.03.2020

Testing protocol for COVID19 patients in GOI-approved Private Labs

31.03.2020

Extension of closure of MSIL shops till April 14

31.03.2020

Establishment of Fever Clinics as First Points of Contact & movement protocols for suspected COVID19 patients

31.03.2020

Constitution of committees to deal with various aspects of COVID19 Containment Management

30.03.2020

Circular regarding Certificate to be issued for Home Quarantine & Isolated persons

30.03.2020

BBMP Fever clinics for rapid detection

30.03.2020

Letter to Private Health Providers on guidelines and orders

30.03.2020

Guidelines for providing Training to Frontline COVID19 workers

30.03.2020

Immediate appointment of Doctors on Contract in BBMP

30.03.2020

Notice regarding isolation of primary contacts of COVID19 Patients

28.03.2020

Committee formed to provide logistics support to affected people

27.03.2020

Karnataka Medical Council Guidelines for tele-consultation

27.03.2020

Memo to various health department authorities to issue orders to healthcare facilities for biomedical waste management

27.03.2020

Providing safety equipment to Rapid Response Team

27.03.2020

Regarding forming of Village Level Task Force

27.03.2020

Safe Management and Disposal of COVID19 biomedical waste

27.03.2020

SOPs for Flu Corner or Fever clinics in Urban PHCs, PHCs, MH, RH etc under NUHM

27.03.2020

Certain Municipal and Police Commissioners directed to take penal action against landlords evicting healthcare personnel

26.03.2020

In view of 21 day lockdown by central government, registered medical practitioners allowed to practice telemedicine, consultations and prescribe medicines on certain conditions

26.03.2020

Notice to private hospitals to share patient details of persons in ICU or Isolation wards in order to initiate public health action

26.03.2020

Precautionary measures for quick identification of COVID19 cases

26.03.2020

In view of 21 day lockdown by central government, pass system for persons or vehicles devised to regulate movement of people in Bangalore

25.03.2020

Media bulletin issued confirming the the total number of positive cases as 51, of which 3 discharged and 1 died as of 2 pm

25.03.2020

Permission to transport patients blood, biological samples, diagnostic kits etc

24.03.2020

Revised Lab Testing protocols for COVID19

24.03.2020

Constitution of village-level task force for containment of COVID19

23.03.2020

Circular to health department officials and healthcare providers on isolation of patients and handling of samples

23.03.2020

Notification on reduction of staff in government departments

23.03.2020

Stoppages of Bus services in Bangalore, Chikaballapur, Mysore, Madikeri,Mangalore, Dharwad,Kalaburagi, Belagavi

23.03.2020

Restrictions notified in various districts on several matters, including closure of establishments, quarantine of foreign returnees, and on gatherings of over five people

23.03.2020

Addendum to above order issuing further clarifications and ordering additional measures

21.03.2020

Orders to not grant public leave to department officials

21.03.2020

Postponement of college entrance examinations

21.03.2020

Containment order of March 13 extended to April 1, 2020. Further, bar and sit-in dining closed, and leave to be denied to persons working in medicine and essential services

20.03.2020

Notification in Kannada Copy of COVID19 related precautions advisory of March 19 to all departments of the state

20.03.2020

Notification in Kannada Testing protocols for international arrivals

20.03.2020

Same regulations notified for 15 more districts

20.03.2020

Same regulations notified for five more districts

20.03.2020

Regulations valid for one year notified by the state government for 10 districts on screening suspected cases, and implementing other containment measures

20.03.2020

Advisory on further measures to ensure containment of COVID19

19.03.2020

Precautions to be taken when public visits Transport Department offices

18.03.2020

Notification in Kannada COVID19 related precautions

17.03.2020

BBMP Commissioner advisory of Dos and Dont's for economically weaker sections

16.03.2020

Appeal from FKCCI to BBMP to clean busy business areas in Bangalore

16.03.2020

Certain restrictions prescribed for marriage functions

15.03.2020

Postponement of school exams 7th to 9th standard

15.03.2020

Closure of anganwadis

14.03.2020

Notification in Kannada Closure of pubs, clubs etc

14.03.2020

Order delegating certain powers of the Chief Secretary under the Disaster Management Act, 2005 to additional authorities

14.03.2020

Closure of theatres and malls in Bangalore

13.03.2020

COVID19 Restrictions closure of establishments till Mar 21, mandatory home quarantine etc

13.03.2020

Notification in Kannada General containment regulation specifying measures for closure and quarantine

13.03.2020

Order issued for containment of COVID19 from March 14 to March 21 Measures include quarantine of international passengers, restriction on events with large crowds, and closure of schools

13.03.2020

Promulgation of The Karnataka Epidemic Diseases, COVID19 Regulations, 2020

11.03.2020

Guidelines for creation of isolation wards in medical colleges, district hospitals, major hospitals, and taluka general hospitals

04.03.2020

Availability of logistics at all public health facilities in the State

04.03.2020

Terms of Reference for District Level Teams to tackle Corona crisis

05.02.2020

List of State-wide COVID19 control room numbers

 

Advisory for travellers and their family members for discharge from quarantine centres