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After 66 new cases of coronavirus were reported in Rajasthan, the total number of cases in the state surged to 4394 on Thursday. Meanwhile, Jaipur had the highest number of COVID-19 cases in 1355 confirmed infections.
A 56-year-old woman, who was suffering from gallbladder cancer and had recently tested positive for COVID-19, died at a hospital here on Wednesday, taking the death toll due to the deadly virus in Bihar to seven, officials said. State epidemiologist Ragini Mishra said the woman breathed her last around noon at Nalanda Medical College and Hospital in the city.
US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has committed $3.6 million to assist India’s response to the COVID-19 epidemic. CDC said it will support prevention, preparedness, and response activities in India in view of the coronavirus outbreak.
Himachal Pradesh reported three more coronavirus cases on Tuesday, taking the infection count in the state to 63, a senior health official said. Special Secretary (Health) Nipun Jindal said the fresh cases were reported from Kangra district.
Assistant Sub Inspector Jharu Burman, 55, posted at the Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineers Limited (GRSEL) security unit in Kolkata succumbed to coronavirus on Monday, a senior official said.
Ahmedabad recorded the maximum number of fatalities on Monday at 19. Out of the 20 people who died on Monday, six patients did not have any comorbidity. A total of 235 patients were discharged on Monday, taking the number of recovered patients in the state to 2,780.
Students of classes one to eight studying in all government schools should be promoted to the next class based on monthly, half-yearly and internal assessment under RTE Act.
Delhi in the last 24 hours has seen 310 new coronavirus positive cases taking positve cases toll to 7,233 while death toll stands at 73 as no new death was reported in the national capital.
With 381 new cases reported in a day, the total count of COVID-19 cases in Delhi reached to 6,923 on Sunday. According to the state's health department, five new deaths were reported in the last 24 hours, taking the death toll to 73.
Amid the rising number of coronavirus cases in the US, former President Barack Obama harshly criticized President Donald Trump’s handling of the coronavirus pandemic as an “absolute chaotic disaster” while having a conversation with ex-members of his administration.
Two-wheeler major Yamaha Motor India Group (YMIG) on Saturday said its employees have voluntarily donated a day's salary to support the government in combating the coronavirus pandemic.
The 62-year-old patient was admitted to a Noida hospital on Friday after he was tested positive for novel coronavirus. The family members of the deceased have now been placed under quarantine.
Union Health Minister Harsh Varsdhan in a press conference on Saturday said they do not anticipate a worst type of situation like other developed countries amid coronavirus outbreak but the government is prepared for worst the situation.
Bihar on Friday reported a total of 29 COVID-19 positive cases. The infected migrant labourers in Bihar hail from Samastipur, Khagaria, Saharsa, Bhagalpur, Banka and East Champaran.