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

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New Delhi, Mar 16 (PTI) Here are the latest updates on the coronavirus crisis in India and other parts of the world on Tuesday.

2:37 p.m.

Odisha reports 65 new COVID-19 cases, tally at 3,38,323.

1:33 p.m.

To contain the surge in COVID-19 cases, the Gujarat government on Tuesday decided to increase the night curfew timings in four major cities of the state by two hours.

1:09 p.m.

COVID-19: Surat textile and diamond workers need to get tested once a week.

12:54 p.m.

COVID-19: Ludhiana in Punjab allows vaccination of bankers, judicial officers, journalists.

12:30 p.m.

Non-invasive skin swab tests can quickly detect COVID-19: Lancet study.

12:13 p.m.

More than 30 lakh people were inoculated against COVID-19 on March 15, the highest in a day so far, taking the total number of vaccine doses administered in the country to 3,29,47,432, the Union Health Ministry said.

11:29 a.m.

24 new COVID-19 cases in Puducherry, tally reaches 40,068.

10:57 a.m.

COVID-19: Mumbai civic body targets one lakh vaccinations per day.

10:53 a.m.

No fresh COVID-19 case in Arunachal Pradesh for five days.

10:28 a.m.

Assam reports 20 fresh COVID-19 cases, one new death.

10:00 a.m.

Number of active COVID-19 cases in India stand at 2,23,432, while 1,10,27,543 people have recovered so far: Health Ministry.

9:55 a.m.

Single day rise of 24,492 new infections & 131 fatalities push India's COVID-19 tally to 1,14,09,831, death toll to 1,58,856: Government.

9:26 a.m.

No new COVID-19 case in Andaman and Nicobar Islands.

8:57 a.m.

Mizoram reports two new cases of COVID-19, tally rises to 4,439.

8:47 a.m.

Maharashtra: Thane's COVID-19 count rises by 983, death toll by six. PTI SAR SAR