8 states contributed 85% Covid-19 caseload, 87% deaths: Health ministry
Saturday, 27 June 2020 () Eight states, including Maharashtra, Delhi and Tamil Nadu, contributed 85.5 per cent of the active Covid-19 caseload and 87 per cent of the total deaths due to the disease in India, according to the Union health ministry. The ministry said it briefed the Group of Ministers on Covid-19 on the coronavirus situation in the country and the efforts to boost healthcare infrastructure on Saturday.
Maharashtra Health Minister Rajesh Tope spoke on Covid situation in the state. Tope said that the government is not hiding Covid deaths, testing. "Sometimes deaths for two days have to be reported together. That does not mean anything is hidden, want to remain transparent," Tope said. Maharashtra has...
The price of vegetables has raised the graph in Chhattisgarh and Jammu and Kashmir. Not only has the rain affected the supply and sale of vegetables but the ongoing Corona issue has also stayed the people to purchase vegetables from outside.
(CNN) As Americans head into a holiday weekend in the shadow of a ravaging coronavirus pandemic, some governors are rethinking their stance on face coverings after days of record infections. Coronavirus has killed more than 128,000 people and infected over 2.7 million nationwide, according to Johns Hopkins University. Infection rates are rising in 36 states, with patients rapidly filling hospitals across the South and West.
Coronavirus and lockdown have impacted lives on all fronts. Amid the crisis, Tamil film director Anand turned into a grocery shop owner. Due to crisis, his several projects have been put on hold. The director is now selling essentials in relatively lesser cost to people in order to ease their lives. In the past, director Anand has worked in films like Mouna Mazhai, Oru Mazhai Naangu Saaral.
Rain lashed out in parts of Delhi on July 05 early morning. Lightning and thunderstorm were also observed which brought a change in weather. It has brought a much-needed relief from the heatwave conditions prevailing in the region. The India Meteorological Department had predicted light showers on Sunday.
Amid tensions of Corona virus all over the country, people are making efforts to rid off it, therefore Plasma Bank has been set up at the Institute of Liver and Biliary Sciences (ILBS) in New Delhi. This initiative will provide a platform to those who are willing to donate plasma to the patients suffering from COVID-19. This plasma bank started in collaboration with the Delhi government.
In Tamil Nadu, at least four people died allegedly due to suffocation after entering a sewage tank to clean it. The incident took place at a house in Secarakudy area of Thoothukudi district on July 02. Thoothukudi's Superintendent of Police, Jayakumar inspected the spot. The investigation has been started in the case.
Latin America has seen an explosive spread of the coronavirus, with no end in sight. According to CNN, roughly half of all new COVID-19 cases originate in Latin America as a whole. However, individual..
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No respite from the Coronavirus Pandemic raging in India which is world's 4TH worst hit. India's COVID-19 tally touched 6,48,315 with the biggest single-day increase of 22,771 cases as per the latest..
A single-day spike of 19,459 Covid-19 cases took India's tally to 5,48,318 on Monday, while the death toll climbed to 16,475 with 380 new fatalities, according... IndiaTimes Also reported by •Mid-Day •CRN