New Delhi, Aug 25 (PTI) Here are the latest updates on the coronavirus crisis in India and other parts of the world on Tuesday.
The WB government along with the Bangladesh Deputy High Commission in Kolkata is working to repatriate 19 Tablighi Jamaat members of the neighbouring country, stuck in the state since the COVID-19 outbreak in March.
Fifty-one per cent of people across the country are against the resumption of metro and local train services from September 1 as they feel these are risky in the current COVID-19 crisis, while 77 per cent are not in favour of visiting multiplexes, according to a survey conducted by a social media-based platform LocalCircles.
Singapore's single-day COVID-19 cases fall to five-month low with 31 new infections.
Karnataka Congress President D K Shivakumar tests positive for COVID- 19.
Mizoram has reported 35 new coronavirus cases, taking the state's COVID-19 tally to 953.
Puducherry registers its highest single day spurt of 571 new coronavirus cases and eight deaths, taking the overall tally to 11,426.
Scientists identify antibody that may protect against COVID-19.
To facilitate smooth running of public transport in Bihar, the state Transport department has allowed resumption of bus services from Tuesday.
COVID-19 cases in Thane cross 1.15 lakh.
Odisha's COVID-19 caseload jumps to 84,231 with death toll increasing to 428.
Haryana Transport Minister Mool Chand Sharma tests positive for COVID-19.
Two more IIT Kharagpur students test positive for COVID-19.
At least 49 more people, including 19 security personnel and a health worker, have tested positive for COVID-19 in Arunachal Pradesh, raising the state's tally to 3,312, an official says.
COVID-19 cases in Telangana rise to 1.08 lakh with 2,579 fresh infections and nine more fatalities.
The India-US cooperation is proving crucial to confront the health challenges posed by the coronavirus pandemic, including future vaccine development and distribution, New Delhi's top envoy in the US says.
Over 1,600 Ganesh mandals in Maharashtra's Parbhani district have not installed idols of the deity during the Ganpati festival this year in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Minors aged between 5 and 17 are most exposed to the novel coronavirus in Delhi, according to a serological survey conducted in the city this month.
Americans have to 'make this China virus go away' and it is happening, President Donald Trump has said, as he thanked the frontline workers for their incredible efforts to combat the coronavirus pandemic.
India's COVID-19 tally rises to 31,67,323.
Wastewater containing coronavirus may be potential threat, say scientists.
Andaman & Nicobar Islands COVID-19 tally rises to 2,904.
Amid the coronavirus-enforced lockdown, more than 1,300 people battling mental stress and depression have approached the Maharashtra government with requests for medical help, state health official says.
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