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

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New Delhi, May 28 (PTI) Here are the latest updates on the coronavirus crisis in India and other parts of the world on Friday.

2:25 p.m.

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi asks the government to evolve a COVID-19 vaccine strategy for the entire population, warning of multiple waves of the virus at the current rate of vaccination.

1:26 p.m.

Construction activities, reopening of factories to be allowed in Delhi from May 31: CM Arvind Kejriwal.

1:25 p.m.

Unlock process in Delhi to begin from May 31, to be done in phases: Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal.

12:39 p.m.

New DNA vaccine for COVID-19 effective in mice, hamsters: Study.

12:29 p.m.

India supports call for detailed studies on origins of coronavirus.

12:14 p.m.

An 18-year-old college student was arrested from Madhya Pradesh for allegedly cheating people on the pretext of providing them Remdesivir injections, Delhi police said.

10:12 a.m.

Active COVID-19 cases in country recorded at 23,43,152: Union Health Ministry.

10:11 a.m.

Single day spike of 1,86,364 COVID-19 infections, 3,660 fatalities push India's tally of cases to 2,75,55,457, death toll to 3,18,895: Government.

9:18 a.m.

Shortfall of 190 million doses by June as 'terrible' COVID-19 surge in India severely impacted supply: COVAX joint statement.

1:17 a.m.

Bengal logs lower new COVID-19 cases at 13,046, toll rises to 14,975. PTI SAR SAR

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