Coronavirus Information LIVE updates: Pakistan allocates $100 million for advance procurement of COVID-19 vaccine
Pakistan has earmarked $100 million for advance fee to acquire the coronavirus vaccine as and when it’s obtainable, because the variety of COVID19 instances within the nation reached 3,63,380 on Wednesday. The funds had been accepted for the preliminary buy with the choice that weak segments like senior residents, well being practitioners and people having power ailments will likely be given precedence in therapy, in accordance with a report in Daybreak newspaper.
Coronavirus Information LIVE updates: Bengaluru’s COVID-19 fatality fee lowest amongst main Indian cities, says Well being Minister
Bengaluru’s COVID19 case fatality fee (1.1 %) is the bottom amongst all main cities within the nation, Karnataka Well being Minister Sudhakar Ok mentioned on Wednesday. “With 3,36,880 recoveries and 17,707 energetic instances as on Tuesday, metropolis’s restoration fee stands at a wholesome 93.94 % and energetic fee stands at 4.93 %”, he tweeted.
Coronavirus Information LIVE updates: Kenyans concern they’re on their very own as COVID-19 surges once more
A Kenyan physician died of COVID19 over the weekend after no mattress for him in an intensive care unit was obtainable. Different medical doctors say they can’t afford the therapy they administer to COVID19 sufferers, but many work whereas dangerously uncovered with out safety. Some well being care employees arrange fund drives for colleagues to pay medical payments.
Coronavirus Information LIVE updates: Odisha experiences 868 new COVID-19 instances, 15 recent fatalities
Odisha’s COVID19 caseload mounted to three,10,920 on Wednesday as 868 extra individuals examined constructive for the an infection, a well being official mentioned. Fifteen extra sufferers succumbed to the an infection, pushing the coastal state’s coronavirus demise toll to 1,575, he mentioned.
Coronavirus Information LIVE updates: Noida begins random COVID-19 checks at borders for individuals coming from Delhi
Gautam Buddh Nagar well being officers had been on Wednesday deployed at two key Noida Delhi borders the place they began random COVID19 testing of individuals coming from the nationwide capital. The random testing of inward coming individuals was introduced by District Justice of the Peace Suhas L Y on Tuesday after a gathering with senior administration and well being officers amid a spike in COVID19 instances in Delhi.
Coronavirus Information LIVE updates: 56 sufferers get well from COVID-19 in Arunachal Pradesh, recent instances at 36
For the fourth consecutive day COVID19 recoveries in Arunachal Pradesh surpassed recent instances with 56 extra sufferers being cured of the illness, a well being division official mentioned on Wednesday. The state registered 36 new coronavirus instances, together with three healthcare employees, pushing the tally to fifteen,904, he mentioned.
Coronavirus Information LIVE updates: Pondy experiences no COVID-19 deaths for fifth consecutive day
No recent coronavirus associated deaths had been reported in Puducherry for the fifth consecutive day on Wednesday. Nonetheless, 56 new infections had been recorded, taking the entire variety of these contaminated by the virus to 36,465 within the union territory.
Coronavirus Information LIVE updates: 541 new instances, 1,565 recoveries in Mumbai; 14 die
Mumbai reported 541 new COVID-19 instances on Tuesday, taking its tally to 2,70,654, whereas greater than 1,500 sufferers recovered from the an infection, the town civic physique mentioned. On Monday, the monetary capital had reported 409 instances, the bottom each day depend prior to now a number of months.
Coronavirus Information LIVE updates: Surat district experiences 180 new COVID-19 instances
Surat district in Gujarat on Tuesday reported 180 recent coronavirus constructive instances, taking the depend of infections to 38,980, the state well being division mentioned. Three fatalities pushed the demise toll to 1,041, it mentioned.
Coronavirus Information LIVE updates: Maha experiences 2,840 COVID-19 instances, 5,123 recoveries; 68 die
Maharashtra’s COVID-19 tally rose to 17,52,509 with the addition of two,840 new instances on Tuesday, whereas recoveries outstripped recent infections with 5,123 sufferers discharged from hospitals, mentioned the state well being division. With 68 extra COVID19 deaths, the state’s fatality depend rose to 46,102, the division mentioned in a press release.
Individuals coming from Delhi to Noida to be randomly examined for COVID-19 from Wednesday: Gautam Buddh Nagar District Justice of the Peace Suhas L Y
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Coronavirus Information LIVE updates: Goa information 154 new COVID-19 instances; 4 extra fatalities
Goa’s coronavirus caseload reached 46,182, after 154 recent infections had been detected on Tuesday, an official from the well being division mentioned. Aside from this, 4 extra casualties through the day took the toll within the coastal state to 667, the official mentioned.
Coronavirus Information LIVE updates: TN logs 1,652 new COVID-19 instances
Tamil Nadu added 1,652 new COVID-19 instances on Tuesday,pushing its tally to 7,61,568, whereas 18 individuals succumbed to the virus taking the demise toll to 11,513,the well being division mentioned on Tuesday. For the second day operating, Perambalur, which has been including new instances in single digits over the previous few days, reported ‘zero’ infections.
Coronavirus Information LIVE updates: 163 new instances push Nagaland’s COVID-19 tally to 10,188
Nagaland’s COVID19 tally rose to 10,188 on Tuesday as 163 extra individuals examined constructive for the an infection, Well being Minister S Pangnyu Phom mentioned. The state now has 1,134 energetic coronavirus instances, whereas 8,897 individuals have been cured of the illness to this point, Well being Division Director Dr Denis Hangsing mentioned within the each day COVID19 bulletin.
Coronavirus Information LIVE updates: Gujarat govt not mulling one other COVID-19 lockdown
Rubbishing a false message about one other lockdown, Gujarat minister Kumar Kanani on Tuesday mentioned the state authorities has no such plans in wake of the latest rise in COVID19 instances. The minister of state for well being made the assertion, as a letter along with his title allegedly asking chairmen and secretaries of housing societies to go for a “voluntary lockdown”, began doing rounds on social media.
Coronavirus Information LIVE updates: MP’s COVID-19 tally will increase by 922, toll by 10; 848 get well
Madhya Pradesh’s COVID19 caseload rose to 1,85,446 after 922 new infections had been reported on Tuesday, whereas 10 recent deaths pushed the toll to three,102, a well being official mentioned. He mentioned 848 individuals had been discharged from hospitals within the final 24 hours, taking the state’s restoration depend to 1,73,284.
Coronavirus Information LIVE updates: Rajasthan information 2,194 instances and 11 deaths
Rajasthan recorded 2,194 recent coronavirus instances and 11 deaths on Tuesday, taking the entire variety of constructive instances to 2,30,180 and fatalities to 2,089. In keeping with an official bulletin, Jaipur, Jodhpur and Sikar reported two deaths every and Ajmer, Churu, Karauli, Kota and Pali recorded one demise every.
Coronavirus Information LIVE updates: Doubling COVID capability, elevating ICU beds amongst steps taken to sort out spike in instances in Delhi
Doubling COVID-19 testing capability to 1 to 1.2 lakh and growing ICU beds to over 6,000 are among the many choices taken by the federal government to sort out the spike in coronavirus infections in Delhi, the Centre mentioned on Tuesday. A call has additionally been taken to extend the home to deal with surveillance of energetic instances in containment zones and different weak pockets for which 7,0008,000 groups will likely be placed on this train, a hike from the present 3,000 groups which can be at present concerned. Addressing a press convention, Union Well being Secretary Rajesh Bhushan mentioned Delhi was testing very much less in June at round 5,776 checks per day and that quantity rose to over 50,000 in September which after that plateaued out and the latest spike of COVID instances perhaps as a result of many constructive instances escaped the web.
Coronavirus Information LIVE updates: Greenpeace India writes to NITI Aayog on post-COVID-19 inexperienced restoration plans
Atmosphere assume tank Greenpeace India on Tuesday despatched to the NITI Aayog a plan to assist construct a climate-proof, equal, sustainable and resilient India because it emerges from the COVID19 pandemic. In its suggestions to authorities’s coverage assume tank NITI Aayog, Greenpeace India pressured on the necessity to promote a decentralised mannequin of renewable power which won’t solely assist to get common power entry however it could additionally assist mitigate local weather disaster by changing fossil fuel-based power manufacturing.
Coronavirus Information LIVE updates: 77 new instances push Tripura’s COVID-19 tally to 32,039
Tripura’s COVID-19 tally rose to 32,039 on Tuesday as 77 extra individuals examined constructive for the an infection, a well being official mentioned. The state’s coronavirus demise toll remained unchanged at 361 as no affected person succumbed to the an infection on Monday, he mentioned.
Coronavirus Information LIVE updates: Delhi sees 1 lakh new instances; 1,200 deaths; 94,000 recoveries since Nov 1
Delhi recorded over one lakh new coronavirus instances and round 1,200 deaths between November 116 whereas almost 94,000 COVID19 sufferers recovered throughout the identical interval, in accordance with official knowledge launched on Tuesday. The nationwide capital has witnessed a sudden spike in coronavirus instances since October 28 when the each day rise breached the 5,000mark for the primary time and it crossed the 8,000mark on November 11.
Coronavirus Information LIVE updates: Ladakh information 97 recent COVID-19 instances, 4 extra deaths
Ladakh’s COVID-19 tally climbed to 7,493 on Tuesday with 97 recent instances, whereas the demise toll mounted to 93 as 4 extra individuals succumbed to the illness, officers mentioned. All deaths and recent instances had been reported from Leh district, they mentioned.
Coronavirus Information LIVE updates: Measles outbreaks possible in wake of COVID-19 pandemic, say scientists
Main measles outbreaks may happen throughout 2021 as an surprising consequence of the COVID-19 pandemic, say scientists in an educational article revealed within the Lancet journal. In keeping with the researchers, together with Australian paediatrician, Kim Mulholland, Chair of the World Well being Group’s SAGE Working Group on measles and rubella vaccines, many youngsters the world over have missed out on measles vaccination this yr, making future measles outbreaks inevitable.
Coronavirus Information LIVE updates: WHO praises UP govt for COVID-19 administration
The World Well being Organisation (WHO) has praised the Uttar Pradesh authorities for its COVID19 administration technique terming it as a superb instance for different states to observe, an official assertion mentioned right here on Tuesday. “The UP authorities’s strategic response to COVID-19 by stepping up contact tracing efforts is exemplary and might function a superb instance for different states,” Roderico Ofrin, WHO Nation Consultant, mentioned in a press release issued right here by the state authorities.
Coronavirus Information LIVE updates: 21 new instances push COVID-19 tally of Andamans to 4,557
The COVID-19 tally of Andaman and Nicobar Islands rose to 4,557 on Tuesday as 21 extra individuals examined constructive for the an infection, a well being official mentioned. Eight new sufferers have journey historical past, whereas 13 infections had been detected throughout contact tracing, he mentioned.
Coronavirus Information LIVE updates: 2-month-old toddler amongst 48 new COVID-19 sufferers in Mizoram
Mizoram’s COVID-19 tally rose to three,444 on Tuesday as 48 extra individuals, together with a two-month-old child, examined constructive for the an infection, a well being official mentioned. Two Border Safety Drive (BSF) personnel, an Military jawan and 4 youngsters, together with the two-month-old toddler and a one-year-old boy, are among the many new sufferers, he mentioned.
Coronavirus Information LIVE updates: Extra People ‘could die’ because of COVID if Trump doesn’t cooperate with transition course of: Biden
US President-elect Joe Biden has warned that many extra People “could die” if incumbent President Donald Trump doesn’t cooperate with the transition course of and hamper the incoming administration’s means to sort out the lethal coronavirus pandemic. In keeping with media projections, Democrat Biden has gained the November 3 presidential election. Biden has 306 votes within the electoral school, surpassing the 270 thresholds wanted to win.
Coronavirus Information LIVE Updates: Day by day recoveries proceed to exceed each day instances in India
India has seen lower than 50,000 each day new instances of COVID-19 for the previous ten days, the Union Well being Ministry mentioned on Tuesday. The nation has to this point performed over 12.65 crore checks for detection of COVID-19 which has led to bringing down the cumulative positivity to 7.01 %, it highlighted. The pattern of recent each day recoveries exceeding the each day new instances continues with 40,791 instances recovering in a span of 24 hours in opposition to simply 29,163 newly detected instances. The energetic caseload which now stands at 4,53,401 contains simply 5.11 % of all cumulative instances.
Coronavirus Information LIVE Updates: Odisha’s COVID-19 tally mounts to three,10,052, demise toll rises to 1,560
Odisha’s COVID-19 tally on Tuesday mounted to three,10,052 after 644 individuals examined constructive for the virus, whereas 17 extra fatalities pushed the coastal state’s coronavirus demise toll to 1,560, a well being division official mentioned. Of the recent instances detected from all of the 30 districts, 371 had been reported from completely different quarantine centres and the remaining 273 are native contact instances. Khurda district, comprising state capital Bhubaneswar, registered the very best variety of 73 new instances, adopted by Sundergarh (62) and Mayurbhanj (59) districts.