Looking at perpetually increasing coronavirus cases in Delhi, CM Arvind Kejriwal has announced a weekend curfew and other guidelines.
As many as 200,739 new COVID-19 cases have been reported in India in the last 24 hours. With this, the total number of cases has gone up to 14,074,564. In the last 24 hours, 10,38 COVID-related deaths were reported in the country taking the death toll to 1,73,123.
Maharashtra recorded as many as 58,952 coronavirus cases on Wednesday, taking the tally of infections in the state to 35,78,160, the death toll increased to 58,804 with 278 new fatalities.
Currently, two Covid-19 vaccines -- Covaxin and Covishield are being used for inoculation in the country. India has just granted permission for emergency use of Russia's Sputnik V vaccine.
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has tested positive for Covid-19.
Haridwar has reported 594 new cases of Covid-19 in the last 24 hours as thousands are thronging to Ganga ghats to take dips during the Kumbh Mela.
Maharashtra recorded as many as 60,212 coronavirus cases on Tuesday, taking the tally of infections in the state to 35,19,208, the death toll increased to 58,526 with 281 new fatalities.
Delhi on Tuesday recorded as many as 13,468 fresh coronavirus cases, the sharpest daily spike this year. With this, the tally of COVID-19 cases in the national capital has reached over 7.50 lakh, while the death toll mounted to 11,436.
Arvind Kejriwal said very less plasma is available in stock for treating COVID-19 patients and appealed to those who have recovered to actively donate it.
Two Covid-19 vaccines -- Covaxin and Covishield are being used for inoculation in India. India has just granted permission for emergency use of Russia's Sputnik V vaccine.
Mumbai Guardian Minister Aslam Sheikh said the state government will also have to decide guidelines regarding people returning from Kumbh Mela in Haridwar
The state has imposed a night curfew in Dehradun from 10:00 pm to 5:00 am to combat COVID-19.
India on Monday witnessed a 4.24% dip in the coronavirus cases as 1,61,736 new COVID-19 cases were recorded in the last 24 hours.
A total 3,202 beds in wards and 1,135 ICU beds in both private as well as govt hospitals will now be dedicated for treatment of COVID patients.
Maharashtra recorded as many as 51,751 coronavirus cases on Monday, taking the tally of infections in the state to 34,58,996, the death toll increased to 58,245 with 258 new fatalities.
Haryana Night Curfew, Haryana Covid guidelines: Night curfew in Haryana will remain in place from 9 PM to 5 AM until further order.
Delhi recorded its biggest daily jump of 10,774 Covid-19 cases on Sunday, taking the total tally to 7,25,197. 48 more fatalities pushed the death toll to 11,283.
The total number of cases stands at 1,35,27,717. There are 12,01,009 active cases in the country at present while 1,21,56,529 people have recovered from the disease. The death toll has risen to 1,70,179.