Press "Enter" to skip to content

Coronavirus LIVE Updates: India has third-most life like most likely COVID-19 cases after US, Brazil; tally reaches 29.75 lakh

16: 08 (IST)

Coronavirus Outbreak in India LATEST Updates

Recovery price climbs to 74.69%, says health ministry

India recorded its most life like most likely ever single-day recoveries of 63,631 within the final 24 hours, talked about the health ministry including that the recovery price has now climbed to 74.69 percent. “This has additionally resulted in declining Case Fatality Fee, which stands at a brand unique low of 1.87 percent lately,” it talked about in an announcement.

The total probability of recoveries within the nation now exceed the entire active cases (6,97,330) by bigger than 15 lakhs.The file excessive recoveries possess ensured that the accurate caseload of the nation has reduced and within the meantime comprises handiest 23.43 percent of the entire distinct cases, it additional talked about.

15: 47 (IST)

Coronavirus Outbreak in India LATEST Updates

Centre asks states no longer to build restrictions on inter-direct high-tail of of us, goods

 
The Centre has requested all states to be distinct that that there desires to be no restrictions on inter-direct and intra-direct high-tail of individuals and goods for the length of the ongoing unlocking direction of. In a verbal substitute to chief secretaries of all states and Union Territories, Union Home Secretary Ajay Bhalla talked about there had been reports that native stage restrictions on high-tail had been being imposed by varied districts and states. Drawing attention to the Release 3 pointers, Bhalla talked about such restrictions are increasing considerations in inter-direct high-tail of products and products and companies and are impacting provide chains, ensuing in disruption in economic job and employment. The home secretary talked about restrictions quantity to violation of pointers issued by Ministry of Home Affairs under provisions of Catastrophe Administration Act, 2005.
 
PTI
 

15: 41 (IST)

Coronavirus Outbreak in Ladakh LATEST Updates

Ladakh’s toll rises to 19

One extra person died of COVID-19 in Ladakh, taking the loss of life toll as a result of an infection within the Union Territory to 19, officials talked about on Saturday.  The loss of life used to be reported from Kargil district on Friday, the officials talked about, refusing to divulge any diminutive print.   Of the entire deaths, 12 had been reported from Kargil and 7 from Leh district, the officials talked about. They talked about the COVID-19 caseload in Ladakh had additionally long gone up to 2,133 after 56 unusual cases, including 38 in Leh and 18 in Kargil, surfaced on Friday. Leh has in the past recorded 1,052 COVID-19 distinct cases, while the probability of such of us in Kargil stands at 1,081. On the opposite hand, 68 percent of the patients possess already recovered and which ability that reality discharged, the officials talked about, including handiest 665 cases are smooth active in Ladakh.

PTI

 

15: 28 (IST)

Coronavirus Outbreak in Telangana LATEST Updates

Over one lakh COVID-19 cases in Telangana

Telangana crossed one lakh COVID-19 cases after 2,474 extra patients examined distinct for the unconventional coronavirus, health officials talked about on Saturday.  With seven extra of us succumbing to the virus, the toll within the direct mounted to 744.

The gracious talked about 1,768 of us had been discharged on Friday, taking the entire probability of recoveries to 78,735 in the past. About 22,386 had been under remedy.

14: 57 (IST)

Coronavirus Outbreak in India LATEST Updates

COVID-19 saliva diagnosis is more affordable, quicker replacement to swab discovering out, declare scientists

A low-tag saliva check that can enable of us to amass their possess samples with minimal discomfort, with out invasive nasal or throat swabs, can also smartly be the type forward to detect the unconventional coronavirus, declare scientists.

Giving a thumbs up to the replacement discovering out technology that is but to be offered in India, scientists talked about it would converse outcomes quicker and additional accurately and additionally minimise the threat for healthcare workers collecting samples.

The saliva-based completely mostly COVID-19 diagnosis offers an improvement over authentic nasopharyngeal swab suggestions on fable of of us can rep their possess samples with ease – merely spit true into a sterile tube and mail it to a lab for processing.

– PTI 

14: 29 (IST)

Coronavirus Outbreak in Odisha LATEST Updates

Lok Sabha MP in Odisha exams COVID-19 distinct

Lok Sabha MP and ruling BJD chief Manjulata Mandal on Saturday talked about she has examined distinct for COVID-19, and used to be undergoing home quarantine. Taking to Twitter, the Bhadrak MP requested of us that impartial no longer too lengthy within the past got here in touch with her to score themselves examined.

“On getting the preliminary indicators of COVID-19,I got the check accomplished and the file got here lend a hand distinct. My health is heavenly and I’m in home quarantine. I interrogate that every of you who possess strategy in touch with me within the final few days, please isolate yourself and score your check accomplished,” she tweeted.

14: 10 (IST)

Coronavirus Outbreak in India LATEST Updates

India has third-most life like most likely COVID-19 cases after US, Brazil

India has the third-most life like most likely caseload after the US and Brazil, and its 55,794 deaths give it the fourth-most life like most likely COVID-19 toll on this planet.

Some 2.2 million of us possess recovered from the disease in India for the explanation that first case used to be identified in gradual January.

13: 52 (IST)

Coronavirus Outbreak in Himachal Pradesh LATEST Updates

Shut to 5,000 COVID-19 infections in Himachal Pradesh 

The COVID-19 tally rises to 4,780 in Himachal Pradesh, talked about the direct health division on Saturday. The resolve contains 25 deaths, 1,438 active cases and 3,268 recoveries.

13: 49 (IST)

Coronavirus Outbreak in Odisha LATEST Updates

Odisha reports over 75,000 COVID-19 cases, virtually 400 deaths

With 2,819 extra of us discovering out distinct for the unconventional coronavirus in Odisha, the overall depend reached to 75,537, talked about the direct health division on Saturday. Nine extra deaths within the previous 24 hours took the COVID-19 toll to 399. 

Of the entire confirmed cases, there are 50,503 recoveries and 24,582 active cases.

12: 59 (IST)

Coronavirus Outbreak in Maharashtra LATEST Updates

Two COVID-19 deaths, 288 cases reported in Maharashtra Police

No much less than 288 extra police personnel in Maharashtra possess examined distinct for the unconventional coronavirus. With this, the overall depend reached to 13,468 on Saturday. After two extra police officers succumbed to the virus, the COVID-19 toll within the police power is 138.

“Entire confirmed cases within the police power possess risen to 13,468, including 10,852 recoveries and 138 deaths,” talked about Maharashtra Police.

12: 03 (IST)

Coronavirus Outbreak in Jharkhand LATEST Updates

Outdated Jharkhand CM Shibu Soren, wife check COVID-19 distinct

Outdated chief minister and Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) founder, Shibu Soren, alongside with his wife possess examined distinct for coronavirus.

The working out referring to the senior chief and his wife’s discovering out distinct used to be shared by son and incumbent Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren thru Twitter.

11: 56 (IST)

Coronavirus Outbreak in Goa LATEST Updates

Hope Lord Ganesh gives blessings to beat COVID-19: Goa Guv

On the eve of Ganesh Chaturthi, Goa Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari on Friday expressed hope that with the blessings of the deity, which is broadly revered because the remover of obstacles, the coronavirus crisis ends within the direct.

Koshyari, in his message talked about, “The occasion of Ganesh Chaturthi additionally denotes the significance of the cycle of delivery, life and loss of life. Ganesha, who’s additionally known as the Lord of unique beginnings, is worshipped because the remover of obstacles.”

“It’s miles believed that after the idol of the Ganesha is taken out for immersion, it additionally takes away with it varied obstacles from our lives. May maybe well the blessings of Lord Ganesha be upon the of us of Goa in articulate that the obstacles of the COVID-19 epidemic and its opposed outcomes are conquered by the of us,” he talked about.

11: 28 (IST)

Coronavirus Outbreak in India LATEST Updates

India’s COVID-19 toll over 55,000

Of the 945 unique COVID-19 deaths, 339 had been reported in Maharashtra, 101 in Tamil Nadu, 93 in Karnataka and 91 from Andhra Pradesh. With this, the COVID-19 toll within the nation has increased to 55,794 as on Saturday. 

11: 15 (IST)

Coronavirus in South Korea Most contemporary Updates

South Korea orders nationwide pandemic restrictions

South Korea is banning enormous gatherings, shutting nightspots and churches and taking away fans from legit sports activities nationwide in an are attempting to slack a resurgence of coronavirus infections.

Health Minister Park Neung-hoo offered the measures Saturday after officials reported 332 newly confirmed cases, marking the ninth straight day of triple-digit will improve. Many of the unique cases had been within the Seoul metropolitan home, which has been at the heart of the viral surge of most contemporary weeks. However infections had been additionally reported in virtually every most well-known city and in cities all over the nation.

The Linked Press

10: 41 (IST)

Coronavirus Outbreak in Delhi LATEST Updates

Will discover Centre’s rules for reopening hotes in Delhi: health minister 

Motels in Delhi will delivery as per SOPs issued by the central authorities and weekly markets will commence up functioning while affirming social distancing, talked about Delhi health minister Satyendar Jain

10: 38 (IST)

Coronavirus Outbreak in Delhi LATEST Updates

Delhi reports 1,250 unique coronavirus cases 

In the previous 24 hours, 1,250 unique coronavirus cases had been reported in Delhi, talked about Satyendar Jain on Saturday. No much less than 1,082 recoveries and 13 deaths had been recorded in Delhi, talked about the health minister.

09: 51 (IST)

Coronavirus Outbreak in India LATEST Updates

India’s COVID-19 recovery price is 74.69%

Of the entire 29.75 lakh, there are 6,97,330 active cases in India, talked about the health ministry on Saturday. With 22,22,578 patients being cured, the recovery price climbed to 74.69 percent. 

09: 45 (IST)

Coronavirus Outbreak in India LATEST Updates

India records 29.75 lakh COVID-19 cases

India registered 29.75 lakh COVID-19 cases after 69,878 extra participants examined distinct for the unconventional coronavirus, talked about the health ministry on Saturday. The COVID-19 toll climbed to 55,794 after 945 extra patients succumbed to the extremely contagious disease.

09: 34 (IST)

Coronavirus Outbreak in Punjab LATEST Updates

Share 144 in Punjab amid rising COVID-19 cases

Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh on Friday ordered that restrictions under Share 144 of the Felony Plan Code (CrPC), which bars assembly of bigger than four of us, be imposed within the direct amid rising COVID-19 cases, reported PTI.

09: 03 (IST)

Coronavirus Outbreak in China LATEST Updates

China reports 22 COVID-19 cases, all from in a foreign nation

China reported 22 cases of the unusual COVID-19 infections within the mainland on Friday, identical because the day earlier, the health commission talked about.

All 22 unique infections had been imported cases, according to an announcement by the National Health Price, marking the sixth straight day with no unique within the neighborhood transmitted infections.

08: 55 (IST)

Coronavirus Outbreak in India LATEST Updates

Over 3 crore COVID-19 samples examined in the past: ICMR

Up to now over 3 crore of us had been examined for the unconventional coronavirus, talked about the Indian Council of Medical Study (ICMR), including that 10 lakh samples had been examined on Friday on my own. 

The total probability of samples examined is 3,44,91,073 till 21 August, talked about ICMR.

08: 30 (IST)

Coronavirus Outbreak in Haryana LATEST Updates

All outlets and locations of work to stay shut on weekends in Haryana

In a assert to curb the immediate-spreading COVID-19, Haryana minister Anil Vij talked about on Friday that every locations of work and outlets will stay shut within the direct on weekends. On the opposite hand, crucial products and companies shall be exempted from the restrictions.

07: 43 (IST)

Coronavirus Outbreak in India LATEST Updates

EC considerations polling pointers amid COVID-19 

The Election Price issued enormous pointers for conducting polls for the length of the coronavirus pandemic on Friday. As per the unique pointers, voters shall be provided gloves while the exercise of EVMs and COVID-19 patients in quarantine shall be allowed to vote within the final hour of the polling day.

A separate unbiased of pointers would be issued for voters who’re residing in areas notified as “containment zone”, the Election Price talked about.

The poll panel has additionally prolonged the probability of postal pollfor electors who’re marked as participants with disabilities and these above 80 years.

07: 41 (IST)

Coronavirus Outbreak in Assam LATEST Updates

Nearly 88,000 COVID-19 cases in Assam; recovery price at 73.40%

Assam registered 1,856 unusual COVID-19 infections, taking the overall depend to 87,908, talked about Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Saturday.

Up to now, 63,120 of us possess recovered from the disease, while three migrated out of the direct. The recovery price within the direct is 73.40 percent, and the doubling price of cases has increased to 17.7 days from 15.8 final week, as per gracious data. 

07: 36 (IST)

Coronavirus Outbreak in India LATEST Updates

Over 10 lakh COVID-19 exams in a day: health ministry

Larger than 10 lakh samples had been examined for the unconventional coronavirus in a day for first time, talked about the Union Health Ministry on Saturday.

07: 33 (IST)

Coronavirus Outbreak LATEST Updates

WHO expects COVID-19 to full within two years

The World Health Group hopes the coronavirus pandemic shall be shorter than the 1918 Spanish flu and final no longer up to two years, WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus talked about on 21 August, if the arena unites and succeeds in discovering a vaccine.

Tedros talked about the 1918 Spanish flu “took two years to conclude”.

“And in our space now with extra technology, and naturally with extra connectiveness, the virus has an even bigger probability of spreading, it would switch mercurial on fable of we are extra connected now,” he told a briefing in Geneva.

“However at the same time we possess additionally the technology to conclude it and the info to conclude it. So we possess a downside of globalisation, closeness, connectedness however an wait on of larger technology. So we hope to arrangement this pandemic (in) no longer up to two years.”

Coronavirus LATEST Updates: India has the third-most life like most likely caseload after the US and Brazil, and its 55,794 deaths give it the fourth-most life like most likely COVID-19 toll on this planet.

No much less than 288 extra police personnel in Maharashtra possess examined distinct for the unconventional coronavirus. With this, the overall depend reached to 13,468 on Saturday.

The COVID-19 tally climbed to 29.75 lakh after 69,878 extra participants examined distinct for the unconventional coronavirus, talked about the health ministry on Saturday.

India’s COVID-19 toll climbed to 55,794 after 945 extra patients succumbed to the extremely contagious disease.

Up to now over 3 crore of us had been examined for the unconventional coronavirus, talked about the ICMR, including that 10 lakh samples had been examined on Friday on my own.

India’s COVID-19 tally crossed 29 lakh after registering a single-day spike of 68,898 unique cases. In the intervening time, the probability of recoveries rose to 21,58,946 on Friday, pushing the recovery price to over 74 percent, the Union Health Ministry talked about .

The total cases of coronavirus infections mounted to 29,05,823, while the toll climbed to 54,849, with 983 unique fatalities being reported in a span of 24 hours, the info up in the past at 8 am showed.

The case fatality price declined to 1.89 percent while the recovery price rose to 74.30 percent. There are 6,92,028 active cases of coronavirus an infection within the nation which is 23.82 percent of the entire caseload, the ministry talked about.

Consistent with the Indian Council of Medical Study (ICMR), a cumulative entire of 3,34,67,237 samples had been examined up to 20 August with 8,05,985 samples being examined on Thursday.

EC considerations polling pointers amid COVID-19 pandemic

The Election Price issued enormous pointers for conducting polls for the length of the coronavirus pandemic on Friday. As per the unique pointers, voters shall be provided gloves while the exercise of EVMs and COVID-19 patients in quarantine shall be allowed to vote within the final hour of the polling day.

A separate unbiased of pointers would be issued for voters who’re residing in areas notified as “containment zone”, the Election Price talked about.

The poll panel has additionally prolonged the probability of postal pollfor electors who’re marked as participants with disabilities and these above 80 years.

Electors who’re COVID-19 distinct or are suspected of getting the an infection and in quarantine at home or at an establishment can additionally exercise the postal pollpossibility.

An gracious defined that this postal pollfacility is assorted from the one prolonged to carrier voters.

Right here, these willing to exercise the power possess to possess up a invent. Officials then carry the pollto the distance of such voters and videograph the balloting to be distinct that transparency.

“COVID-19 patients who’re quarantined shall be allowed to solid their vote within the final hour of the poll day at their respective polling stations, under the supervision of health authorities… Sector magistrates shall coordinate this of their allocated polling stations,” the pointers talked about.

Bihar can also merely change into the first direct to head for Meeting elections amid the pandemic. The polls are due in October-November.

Requested why the norms have not any mention of “digital” or “digital” campaigning, one other gracious talked about the “enormous pointers had been framed per COVID-19 pointers issued by the Health Ministry and the Home Ministry to conclude the unfold of the virus.”

“Consistent with our pointers, states will prepare their possess unbiased of three-layered comprehensive pointers at the direct, district and Meeting constituency stage.” The direct particular pointers can also merely talk of digital marketing campaign, he talked about.

Haryana govt says locations of work, outlets to stay closed on weekends

Haryana minister Anil Vij talked about all locations of work and outlets, excluding these coping with crucial products and companies, will stay closed on weekends within the wake of a unexpected spike in COVID-19 cases within the direct.

“All locations of work and outlets excluding crucial will stay closed in Haryana on every Saturday and Sunday because of COVID-19,” Vij talked about in a tweet.

The home and health minister later told PTI that the resolution used to be taken because of a unexpected spike within the probability of coronavirus cases within the direct for the length of the previous few days.

In the intervening time, the Punjab authorities on Friday imposed restrictions under Share 144 of the Felony Plan Code (CrPC) within the direct amid rising COVID-19 cases.

Delhi jails declare no unique COVID-19 case reported

No prisoner is COVID-19 distinct and the distance in jails has extra special improved, the Delhi Prisons Department talked about.

Up to now, 63 inmates of the three jails — Tihar, Rohini and Mandoli — possess examined distinct for the an infection. Sixty-one of them possess recovered and two died, the officials talked about.

In August, handiest the Tihar Jail reported two cases and each and every the inmates possess recovered. On Friday, there used to be no inmate who used to be COVID-19 distinct within the three jail complexes of Delhi, PTI reported.

SP Balasubrahmanyam ‘exact’, says health center

Ancient playback singer SP Balasubrahmanyam, battling COVID-19 and on ventilator used to be ‘exact’, the health center treating him talked about. The 74 300 and sixty five days-outdated-long-established actor-singer “continues to be on ventilator and ECMO make stronger within the Intensive Care Unit (ICU),” Dr Anuradha Baskaran, assistant director-scientific products and companies, MGM Healthcare talked about in a bulletin.

“His condition within the meantime is exact. Our multi-disciplinary team of scientific examiners is keeping a actually terminate watch on the well-known parameters and has been persistently updating Thiru SP Balasubrahmanyam’s family referring to his clinical bother and growth,” Baskaran added.

His son SP Charan thanked concerned about the prayers and pointed out his father used to be ‘exact’ lately even though he used to be ‘well-known’ on Thursday.

Train-lustrous cases and deaths

Maharashtra continues to be the direct with the most life like most likely probability of COVID-19 cases. The direct reported as many as 14,161 unique cases while 11,749 patients recoved from the virus on Friday. On the opposite hand, 339 died from COVID-19 within the direct, the  Maharashtra health division talked about.

The total probability of cases rose to 6,57,450 as of Friday, which integrated 4,70,873 recoveries, 1,64,562 active cases and 21,698 deaths till date.

Tamil Nadu reported 5,995 unique cases, 5,764 recoveries and 101 deaths, taking the entire probability of cases to three,67,430, including 53,413 active cases, 3,07,677 discharged cases and 6,340 deaths.

Delhi reported 1,250 unique COVID-19 cases, 1,082 discharges/recoveries and 13 deaths. The total probability of cases within the National Capital is now at 1,58,604, including 1,42,908 recovered cases, 11,426 active cases and 4,270 deaths.

As many as 6,086 RTPCR/CBNAAT/TrueNat exams and 11,649 Snappily antigen exams had been conducted in Delhi on Friday. Up to now, 1,392,928 exams had been conducted in the past and Assessments Per Million (TPM) stood at 73,312, according to the Delhi health division.

Kerala reported 1,983 unique COVID-19 cases, 1,419 recoveries and 12 deaths within the final 24 hours, taking active cases to 18,673 and entire recoveries to 35,247.

Karnataka reported 7,571 cases (2,948 in Bengaluru), 6,561 discharges and 93 deaths, taking entire cases to 2,64,546 including 1,76,942 discharges and 4,522 deaths, as per the direct’s health division.

Uttar Pradesh reported 4,991 unique COVID-19 cases and 66 deaths within the final 24 hours, taking active cases to 47,785 and loss of life toll to 2,797, as per the Train’s Health Department.

In Jammu and Kashmir, 654 unique cases of coronavirus reported — 114 from Jammu division and 540 from Kashmir division — taking the entire probability of cases within the Union Territory to 31,371. The toll is at 593, as per the Jammu and Kashmir administration.

Punjab reported 1,513 unique cases, 856 cured cases and 34 deaths on Friday. The total probability of cases rose to 39,327, including 14,443 active cases, 23,893 recovered cases. The toll is at 991, as per direct’s health division.

In Mizoram, the probability of COVID-19 active cases stood at 475, the direct authorities talked about. The total probability of COVID-19 cases stands at 895, while 420 patients had been cured/discharged.

As US deaths mount, COVID-19 takes outsize toll on minorities

As many as 2,15,000 extra of us than favorite died within the US for the length of the first seven months of 2020, suggesting that the probability of lives misplaced to the coronavirus is very much increased than the gracious toll, AP reported.

And half of the dull had been of us of shade — Blacks, Hispanics, Native American citizens and, to a marked level unrecognised except now, Asian American citizens.

The unique figures from the Centres for Disease Regulate and Prevention highlight a stark disparity: Deaths amongst minorities for the length of the crisis possess risen far bigger than they’ve amongst Caucasians.

As of the conclude of July, the gracious loss of life toll within the US from COVID-19 used to be about 1,50,000. It has since grown to over 1,70,000.

Earlier data on cases, hospitalisations and deaths revealed an especially heavy toll on Shaded, Hispanic and Native American citizens, a disparity attributed to unequal score entry to to health care and economic opportunities.

However the will improve in entire deaths by bustle had been no longer reported except now; nor used to be the disproportionate burden on Asian American citizens.

With this unique data, Asian American citizens be a part of Blacks and Hispanics amongst the hardest-hit communities, with deaths in every neighborhood up no longer no longer up to 30 percent this 300 and sixty five days compared with the frequent over the final five years, the diagnosis came all over.

Deaths amongst Native American citizens rose bigger than 20 percent, even though that is maybe a extreme undercount on fable of of a shortage of knowledge. Deaths amongst Caucasians had been up 9 percent.

The toll on Asian American citizens has got far much less attention, maybe in section for the explanation that numbers who possess died — about 14,000 bigger than authentic this 300 and sixty five days — had been far lower than amongst quite lots of different groups.

Nonetheless, the 35 percent lengthen in Asian American deaths is the second-most life like most likely, within the lend a hand of Hispanic American citizens.

With inputs from agencies

Be First to Comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *