Live updates from Covid News: Uttarakhand extends curfew until June 22, while Tamil Nadu and Haryana begin to ease restrictions
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Odisha: 4,339 new cases, 44 additional deaths
In the past 24 hours, 7,733 people have recovered. So far, 7,967,799 patients have recovered in the state. There are currently 55,923 active cases in the state.
South Korea relaxes COVID-19 restrictions on concerts and sports games
South Korea began easing restrictions on major concerts and sporting events on Monday after announcing last week that it would loosen a series of coronavirus restrictions as the country continues its vaccination campaign. Up to 4,000 people will be allowed to attend K-Pop concerts and other cultural performances from Monday, up from a capacity limit of less than 100 people since the end of last year, according to the measurements. announced Friday by health officials.
Ladakh reports 17 new cases
According to the media bulletin published by the Ladakh Health Services Directorate, a total of 17 new reports of positive Covid samples were received on Sunday. Of the total positive reports, 16 were reported in Leh and one in Kargil, they said.
Pondicherry records 309 new cases and seven deaths
The 309 new cases were identified upon completion of the examination of 7,657 swabs in the past 24 hours ending at 10 a.m. on Monday, health director S Mohan Kumar said. The overall tally of COVID-19 cases in the Union territory stood at 1,12,837, while the total number of recoveries was 1,06,199 after 686 patients recovered and discharged in recent years. 24 hours.
As we work hard for the upcoming Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, we promise to fight every odds to win a medal for India. And if we get a medal, we would like to dedicate it to the true heroes of our country – the doctors and frontline workers who have worked tirelessly to heal our country in these trying times and save millions of lives. Thanks, Jai Hind.
– Manpreet Singh, captain, Indian hockey team
British Prime Minister expected to extend lockdown until July 19
The UK recorded 7,490 new COVID-19 cases and eight deaths on Sunday, with an average of seven days for cases up 49% from the previous seven days. Scientists and health officials have called for a delay in lifting all social distancing standards to allow the immunization program to gain traction, with second doses for older groups and first doses for older people. younger population cohorts over 25 now eligible. blows.
U.S. Montana sees more deaths than births for the first time
The Independent Record newspaper based in Helena, capital of Montana, reported on Sunday that early and provisional data from the state’s health department showed the death rate increased by 14% in 2020 to 12,018 deaths, exceeding the 10,791 births.
Uttarakhand extends COVID-19 curfew until June 22
Old SOP to follow with some modifications. Residents of Chamoli, Rudraprayag and Uttarkashi are now allowed to travel to Badrinath, Kedarnath and Gangotri-Yamunotri respectively only with a negative RT-PCR report, the state government said.
Germany records fewest virus cases in 9 months
The Robert Koch Institute, the national center for disease control, said Monday that 549 new cases had been reported in the past 24 hours. This is the first time since September 21 that the figure has fallen below 1,000, although it is typical for the weekend numbers to be relatively low as less testing is done and reported.
Arunachal Pradesh registers 134 new cases
Five new cases each were also recorded in Tawang, Kra Daadi and Lohit, three each in Upper Subansiri, Lower Siang, Kurung Kumey and East Kameng, two each in Papumpare, East Siang, Leparada and Tirap and one in the district of Longding, the SSO said. .
Ukraine reports lowest number of coronavirus cases in a year
Ukraine recorded the lowest daily number of new COVID-19 infections in the past 24 hours for nearly a year on Monday, according to data from the Ministry of Health.
Taiwan: 185 new domestic cases
Indonesia sees peak fueled by Delta variant
Central Java Governor Ganjar Pranowo said on Sunday that 86.11% or 62 out of a total of 72 in Kudus were from the Delta variant.
The Delta variant may have mutated to drug resistant Delta +
According to Public Health England, an executive agency of the UK Department of Health and Social Affairs, 63 Delta genomes (B.1.617.2) with the new K417N mutation have been identified so far as part of the science initiative global GISAID. In its latest Covid-19 variant report, updated until last Friday, India had reported six cases of Delta + as of June 7.
Honeywell partners with Indian government for oxygen supply
Honeywell, which manufactures aircraft parts for airplanes manufactured by Canada’s Boeing Co and Bombardier Inc, said its researchers will work with Indian scientists to test and validate the suitability of the adsorbents for oxygen production in India.
India: So far 37.96 crore of samples tested for COVID-19
Of the 37 crore, 14 lakh were tested yesterday June 13
India records lowest number of cases in 74 days
The subcontinent has reported 70,421 new cases of COVID-19 and 3,921 deaths in the last 24 hours
Relatives of COVID-19 patient protest at AP hospital
Relatives of a deceased COVID-19 patient staged protests on Sunday morning here at Padmavati hospital, alleging medical negligence resulted in the death of a family member. State Health Minister Alla Kali Krishna Srinivas inquired about the incident and asked hospital authorities to look into the matter.
The number of cases worldwide exceeds 175.8 million
The United States remains the most affected country with the highest number of cases and deaths in the world with 33,461,575 and 599,768 respectively, according to the CSSE. In terms of infections, India follows in second place with 29,439,989 cases.
COVID-19 hits the Copa America
The American football tournament began on June 13, with host Brazil facing an exhausted Venezuelan team – which saw at least eight new players called up due to the coronavirus which knocked out their teammates.
Safe and Effective COVID-19 Antibody Treatment
South Korean drugmaker Celltrion Inc on Monday announced positive results for its experimental COVID-19 antibody treatment which it said was safe and reduced treatment period to nearly five days in phase global clinical trials 3.
The G7 promises 870 million doses of vaccine
According to the WHO, COVAX is facing an urgent supply shortage and is focusing on immediately securing as many shared doses as possible. He will work with the G7 and other countries that have stepped up to share doses as quickly and fairly as possible, to address short-term supply constraints and minimize the prospect of future lethal variants.
NCPCR crackdown on social media adoption
With the number of children orphaned by COVID-19 increasing daily, the National Commission for the Protection of the Rights of the Child wrote to social media sites asking them to report the origin of posts promoting the direct adoption of children.
Former volleyball player Nirmal Kaur has died
Nirmal Kaur, former captain of the Indian women’s volleyball team and wife of sprint legend Milkha Singh, died in a hospital in Mohali due to complications from COVID-19 on June 13.
Karnataka eases restrictions in 14 districts
11 districts are expected to remain under restrictions as the state partially reopens, allowing travel from 6 a.m. to 2 p.m., while maintaining restrictions until 10 a.m. in areas where cases are still high.
Haryana extends COVID-19 lockdown until June 21
While the state relaxed several restrictions – gymnasiums, sports complexes and stadiums were allowed to open under certain conditions – it kept the curfew in place for an additional week.
Delhi starts unlocking from today
The nation’s capital is expected to ease restrictions, allowing markets to reopen gradually, while malls are now allowed to open stores at any time – instead of in phases, previously – while restaurants can reopen with half. of their reception capacity.