New Delhi, Oct 2 (PTI) Here are the latest updates on the coronavirus crisis in India and other parts of the world on Friday.
People gather at Gandhi statue to mark birth anniversary.
Singapore reports lowest daily coronavirus cases at 10.
BJP leader Anupam Hazra who threatened to hug West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee if he contracted COVID-19 tests positive for infection.
The COVID-19 lockdown gave the century-old Assam Sahitya Sabha an opportunity to bring back to life the dying art of storytelling, particularly tales from the region’s dwindling tribes, proving perhaps that even the darkest cloud can have a silver lining.
The Centre permits UP and AP to go for an additional borrowing of Rs 7,106 crore, to meet their expenditure requirements amid falling revenues due to the COVID-19 crisis.
The Securities Appellate Tribunal (SAT) has extended the suspension of physical hearing till October 16 amid the coronavirus pandemic.
India's active COVID-19 caseload remains below 10 lakh for 11th consecutive day, government says.
Uttarakhand government has issued the guidelines for 'Unlock 5' deciding to permit opening of cinema halls and theatres with up to 50 per cent of their seating capacity in areas outside the containment zones with effect from October 15. 1:18 p.m.
COVID-19 vaccine rollout unlikely before fall 2021, experts say.
The ICMR in collaboration with a Hyderabad-based biopharmaceutical company has developed 'highly purified antisera' prepared by injecting inactivated SARS-CoV2 in horses, which can be a potential treatment for COVID-19.
Thirty-one more people, including nine security personnel, have tested positive for COVID-19 in Mizoram, taking the state's tally to 2,049, an official statement said.
In a slight change in his programme, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi will now hold tractor rallies in Punjab and Haryana from October 4-6 to protest against the contentious new farm laws.
Odisha reports 3,600 new COVID-19 cases and 16 fatalities. 12:08 p.m.
PM Narendra Modi wishes US President Donald Trump and his wife Melania Trump a quick recovery after both tested positive for the coronavirus.
Face masks do not cause overexposure to carbon dioxide, study says.
The second sero-survey of SARS-CoV-2 in Mumbai has found that only 27 per cent health workers have developed antibodies despite being in constant contact with COVID-19 patients, the city civic body says.
US President Donald Trump and first lady Melania have tested positive for the coronavirus, the president tweeted.
Arunachal Pradesh's COVID-19 tally crosses 10,000-mark with 224 new cases.
India's COVID-19 caseload inched closer to 64 lakh-mark with 81,484 infections reported in a day, while the death toll climbed to 99,773 with the infection claiming 1,095 lives in a span of 24 hours.
A month-long cyber safety awareness campaign targeting youngsters has been launched in Assam, a senior police officer said.
Kerala government imposes Section 144 to curb coronavirus spread.
The Indian Government took a series of measures for ensuring safety, security and wellbeing of women during the coronavirus pandemic and the country is committed to building a just and equal post-COVlD-19 world for women and daughters, Minister for Women and Child Development Smriti Irani says.
Jharkhand reports 1,013 new COVID-19 cases and eight fresh fatalities. PTI VIS VIS