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

New Delhi, Jun 2 (PTI) Here are the latest updates on the coronavirus crisis in India and other parts of the world on Tuesday.

2:50 p.m.

'Delhi Corona' app launched to give info about bed availability.

2:43 p.m.

Maharashtra's Aurangabad records 55 new COVID-19 cases as district's tally rises to 1,642.

2:17 p.m.

Chhattisgarh to hold final year university exams after lockdown ends.

2:16 p.m.

A class nine Dalit student allegedly committed suicide by setting herself afire over not being able to attend online classes as she did not have a smart phone.

2:15 p.m.

Amartya Sen and Kailash Satyarthi are among over 225 global leaders to call for USD 2.5 trillion COVID-19 response plan.

2:10 p.m.

Trading hours for agri-commodities revised to 9 AM to 9 PM.

1:44 p.m.

Sri Lanka's economy is hit by coronavirus with decline in earnings from tourism, remittances, nation's central bank says.

1:34 p.m.

Pakistan reports 3,938 new COVID-19 cases with 1,621 deaths.

A man and his two children test COVID-19 positive in UP's Muzaffarnagar.

1:28 p.m.

As many as 115 new Coronavirus cases reported in AP as state's tally reaches 3,791.

1:00 p.m.

COVID-19 outbreaks may be seasonal, scientists say.

12:28 p.m.

India's drug regulator grants Gilead Sciences marketing authorisation for remdesivir.

12:19 p.m.

Centre opposes in HC plea on declaration of PM CARES funds.

11:54 a.m.

Singapore Airlines and its subsidiary serving regional routes, SilkAir will reinstate certain flights in June and July, media reports say.

11:43 a.m.

India pacer Mohammed Shami distributes food packets and masks to refugees travelling back to their homes.

11:32 a.m.

India will definitely get its economic growth back, PM Narendra Modi says.

11:28 a.m.

As many as 171 new COVID-19 cases reported in Rajasthan as death toll rises to 201.

1:19 a.m.

Physical distancing, masks, and eye protection may help prevent COVID-19, Lancet study says.

11:11 a.m.

MP starts virtual hearings in RTI appeals to reduce pendency.

11:07 a.m.

Odisha launches a dedicated portal for home delivery of liquor.

10:52 a.m.

As many as 8,171 more COVID-19 cases reported in India with 204 more deaths increasing the overall toll due to coronavirus infections to 5,598.

10:24 a.m.

Twelve people test COVID-19 positive in Mizoram.

9:55 a.m.

China reports 15 new coronavirus cases as Wuhan registers zero asymptomatic infections for the first time.

9:43 a.m.

As many as 102 new COVID-19 cases reported in Tripura as state's total rises to 423.

9:35 a.m.

US President Donald Trump threatens to use military to quell violent protests across the country. PTI VIS VIS