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Amid Omicron fears, tough call for EC to delay Assembly polls in UP and 4 states or hold fewer phases with strict curbs
The debate whether to hold or defer elections has been triggered after an Allahabad High Court judge, in an unrelated case on Thursday, offered advice to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to postpone the polls in view of rising cases of the Omicron variant
The toll mounted to 4,75,128 with the addition of 393 fatalities, according to the data updated at 8 am.
With fresh COVID concerns, Karnataka's Basvaraj Bommai said the government is closely monitoring the situation in the state and will take decisions on enforcing further containment measures after consulting the experts.
Coronavirus cases may rise, perhaps across late December-February, but the impact will be milder than what India experienced in the second wave when thousands died and many thousands more were hospitalised
The plaque was installed by Project Madad, a voluntary group of Indian and Indian diaspora doctors and professionals
COVID-19: Centre to launch 'Har Ghar Dastak' campaign next month in districts with low vaccination rate
Around 48 districts have been identified where the first dose coverage among eligible beneficiaries is less than 50 percent
The toll due to the disease has climbed to 4,43,213, with 339 daily fatalities being recorded, the data updated at 8 am showed
The number of people who have recuperated from the disease increased to 3,23,74,497, while the case fatality rate was recorded at 1.33 percent
The country has continued to report less than 50,000 daily cases for 74 consecutive days
India logs 38,667 COVID-19 cases, 478 fatalities in 24 hrs; Kerala continues to drive surge with over 14% positivity rate
India saw a single-day rise of 38,667 coronavirus infections, taking the total tally of cases to 3,21,56,493, while the death toll rose to 4,30,732 with 478 fresh fatalities
India records 40,120 fresh coronavirus infections, 585 new deaths; 15 states, UTs show surge in active cases
Coronavirus India Daily Updates: Out of the new cases, active cases have come down to 3.85 lakh while recoveries have risen to 3.13 crore.
The number of people who have recuperated from the disease surged to 3,12, 20,981 and the case fatality rate stands at 1.34 per cent, the data stated.
Tap opportunities in post-COVID world to meet $400 billion export target, says PM to heads of Indian missions abroad
Addressing Indian missions and Export Promotion Councils, Modi said that factors, including multifold increase in manufacturing, reduction in logistics cost and international market for domestic goods can help boost the country's outbound shipments
COVID-19: India records 39,097 new cases in last 24 hrs, takes total to 3.1 crore; recovery rate at 97,3%
India's total toll due to the coroanvirus rose to 4,20,016 with 546 more deaths since Friday. The number of active cases went up by 3,464 to 4,08,977.
The study said its analysis shows that the vaccination does provide a reduction in hospital admission and mortality
Explained: Revenge travel, and the dangers it poses in a country still battling the coronavirus pandemic
Revenge travel is the urge to travel after being in lockdown for an extended period of time.
COVID-19: Third wave may see half the cases recorded during second surge, says Central panel scientist
According to Manindra Agarwal, a scientist working with the Sutra Model, a possible third wave could reach its peak between October and November
India reports 43,071 new COVID-19 cases, 955 deaths today; positivity rate dips to 2.34%, says Centre
The number of active COVID-19 cases, which has been falling consistently as per the Centre's data, reduced by around 10,200 cases on Sunday
COVID mortality rate increased 40% during second wave, rise sharpest among those under 45, finds study
Despite the severity of infection in COVID-19 patients, the duration of hospitalisation reduced from nine to eight days, the study said
Earlier news agency PTI had reported that the DCGI has granted permission to Cipla to import Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine for restricted emergency use in the country.