Coronavirus: Latest updates on COVID-19 crisis around the world

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New Delhi, Jan 19 (PTI) Here are the latest updates on the coronavirus crisis in India and other parts of the world on Tuesday.

12:26 p.m.

After a gap of two days, the COVID-19 vaccination drive resumed in Mumbai and Pune on Tuesday morning, but unlike the first day, there was hardly any rush of beneficiaries for taking jabs in the metropolis.

12:18 p.m.

Jharkhand reports 100 new COVID-19 cases and four more deaths.

12:12 p.m.

The COVID-19 tally of Arunachal Pradesh rose to 16,812 on Tuesday as one more person tested positive for the infection in the northeastern state, a health department official said.

12:07 p.m.

People who are severely allergic to any ingredient of COVID-19 vaccine 'Covishield' are advised not to take it, Serum Institute of India said.

11:50 a.m.

Bharat Biotech has secured a fresh Letter of Comfort from the Centre for another 45 lakh doses of its COVID-19 vaccine, Covaxin, sources said.

11:24 a.m.

Bharat Biotech's fact sheet on COVID-19 vaccine Covaxin, has advised pregnant or breastfeeding women, besides people with high fever or bleeding disorders, not to take the antidote.

10:52 a.m.

India reported the lowest number of daily coronavirus infections in over seven months with 10,064 new cases, which took the caseload to 1,05,81,837, while the country's death toll increased to 1,52,556 as 137 fatalities.

10:04 a.m.

The incoming Biden Administration Monday opposed the move of the outgoing President Donald Trump to lift travel restrictions on Europe and Brazil arguing that this is not the right time to do so in the midst of worsening of the coronavirus pandemic.

9:49 a.m.

India offers tremendous business opportunities to the US in various sectors such as manufacturing and the COVID-19 pandemic has presented a ”unique” opportunity to the country to work with America to build resilient and reliable supply chains that will have the ability to weather future shocks, eminent speakers told a virtual forum ahead of the India Subcontracting Expo.

9:38 a.m.

With the addition of 228 new cases of coronavirus, the infection count in Maharashtra's Thane district has gone up to 2,49,735, an official said.

9:30 a.m.

Jharkhand reports 100 new COVID-19 cases and four more deaths.

6:54 a.m.

Outgoing US President Donald Trump on Monday issued an executive order to lift travel restrictions on European countries and Brazil which his administration had imposed in view of the coronavirus pandemic. PTI VIS VIS VIS