New studies have suggested that Covid-19 evolved naturally and is far more widespread than previously believed, a media report said.
Veteran TV star Satish Shah received the first dose of Covid19 vaccine, Taking to his Twitter, the actor revealed that he did not avail the VIP entrance for the same and received a polite scolding for it.
The PCB said in a statement that the three players are from two different teams and they will now self-isolate themselves for 10 days.
The COVID-19 active caseload has increased to 1,73,413, which comprises 1.55 per cent of the total infections, the data stated.
Maharashtra reported 9,855 new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday, taking the tally of infections in the state to 21,79,185, a health department official said. While the state recorded more than 9,000 cases after a long time, the death toll rose to 52,280 with 42 fresh fatalities, he said.
India's indigenously developed vaccine against coronavirus COVAXIN has demonstrated an interim vaccine efficacy of 81 per cent in its Phase 3 clinical trial. The trials involved 25,800 subjects, the largest ever conducted in India, in partnership with ICMR, informed vaccine maker Bharat Biotech.
The announcement in Texas, where the virus has killed more than 43,000 people, rattled doctors and big city leaders who said they are now bracing for another deadly resurgence.
The variant, which was first found in Manaus, Brazil, appears to be more contagious than other COVID-19 strains. It can potentially be contracted by someone who was already infected or who has been vaccinated.
Veteran actress Padmini Kohlhapure and Tutu Sharma's son, Priyaank Sharma and producer Karim Morani's younger daughter Shaza Morani were supposed to be married on March 5th in a Hindu traditional wedding ceremony but looks like the COVID19 pandemic has played spoilsport.
The district administration had declared all the 11 hostels of the institute as micro containment zones and the adjacent area of one such hostel as a buffer zone. The university authorities had also postponed examinations of the final year students as hostels were declared containment zones.
Children across the world have lost an average of 74 days of education or more than a third of the standard global 190-day school year each due to COVID-19-related school closures and lack of access to remote learning, a report by Save the Children revealed on Tuesday.
As many as 54 students of a school have tested positive for COVID-19 in Haryana's Karnal on Tuesday.
Delhi recorded as many as 217 fresh coronavirus cases on Tuesday. With this, the tally of COVID-19 cases in the national capital has reached over 6.39 lakh, while the death toll mounted to 10,911.
South film industry's superstar and Makkal Needhi Maiam President Kamal Haasan has received the first dose of COVID19 vaccine at Chennai. The information of the same was shared by the actor himself on social media platform. He said that the vaccine will not only protect him but also others.
A senior World Health Organization official said Monday it was “premature” and “unrealistic” to think the pandemic might be stopped by the end of the year, but that the recent arrival of effective vaccines could at least help dramatically reduce hospitalizations and death.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's decision to take his first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine triggered a political slugfest on Monday. Opposition parties linked Modi's attire during inoculation and the association of the nurses, to poll-bound states.
Delhi recorded as many as 175 fresh coronavirus cases on Monday. With this, the tally of COVID-19 cases in the national capital has reached over 6.39 lakh, while the death toll mounted to 10,911.
Supreme Court judges will not be allowed to choose between Covaxin and Covishield vaccines, the Health Ministry clarified on Monday. Media reports claim that the judges of the apex court will be inoculated Tuesday onward.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday received his first jab of the COVID-19 vaccine, joining a growing list of world leaders to have been inoculated.
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