New Delhi, Mar 11 (PTI) Here are the latest updates on the coronavirus crisis in India and other parts of the world on Thursday.
Asserting that a self-reliant India is good for the world, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said that at the core of 'Atmanirbhar Bharat' is to create wealth and values 'not only for ourselves but for the larger humanity'.
Aam Aadmi Party leader and Delhi Jal Board vice chairman Raghav Chadha on Thursday said that he has tested positive for COVID-19.
Telangana recorded 194 new COVID-19 cases and three related deaths taking the total tally of cases to 3,00,536 and the toll to 1,649 respectively, the State government said on Thursday.
India recorded its highest daily tally of COVID-19 cases this year with 22,854 new infections, taking the total tally to 1,12,85,561, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on Thursday.
India recorded 22,854 cases of coronavirus infection in a day, the highest in around two-and-half-months, while the death toll increased to 1,58,189 with 126 daily new fatalities, the data updated at 8 am showed.
Andaman and Nicobar Islands did not report any new COVID-19 case in the last 24 hours, while two more patients recovered from the disease during the period, a health department official said on Thursday.
With the addition of 1,032 new cases of coronavirus, the infection count in Maharashtra's Thane district has gone up to 2,72,193,an official said on Thursday.
The first Quad summit between the leaders of Australia, India, Japan and the United States on Friday is likely to come out with something on coronavirus vaccine, a top American diplomat indicated Wednesday.
The United States will share the COVID-19 vaccine with the rest of the world if it has a surplus, US President Joe Biden said on Wednesday. PTI VIS VIS