New Delhi, Apr 26 (PTI) Here are the latest updates on the coronavirus crisis in India and other parts of the world on Monday.
Election Commission should withdraw central forces who have contributed to covid spread in Bengal : Mamata Banerjee.
Karnataka CM B S Yediyurappa announces 'close down' in state for 14 days from Tuesday night to control COVID-19.
Five COVID-19 patients, including one from Delhi, died at a private hospital in Hisar, Haryana with relatives of the deceased holding a protest attributing their death to alleged grave shortage of medical oxygen at the facility 1:45 p.m.
Odisha reports 6,599 fresh COVID cases, nine more fatalities.
China's state-run airline suspends cargo flights rushing COVID-19 medical supplies to India.
Pakistan has received another batch of one million doses of coronavirus vaccine from China to help it stem the spread of COVID-19 that has infected over 800,000 people and claimed more than 17,100 lives in the country.
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi says all citizens should get COVID vaccines for free and the country should not be made a 'victim of the BJP's system'.
A train carrying three tankers loaded with liquid medical oxygen arrived at Kalamboli near Mumbai from Jamnagar in Gujarat, railway officials said.
Delhi government to provide COVID-19 vaccine for free for all above 18 years: CM Arvind Kejriwal.
Puducherry adds 747 new COVID-19 cases; 10 deaths push toll to 758.
Over 14.19 crore COVID-19 vaccine doses administered in India.
Telangana logs 6,551 new COVID-19 cases, 43 deaths push toll past 2000 mark.
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Active COVID-19 cases in country recorded at 28,13,658: Union Health Ministry.
Single day rise of 3,52,991 COVID-19 infections, 2,812 fatalities push India's tally of cases to 1,73,13,163, death toll to 1,95,123: Government.
Two COVID-19 patients on ventilators with high flow oxygen died due to technical issues in supplying the life saving gas in Government Hospital in Vizianagaram, Andhra Pradesh, official said.
With the addition of 4,211 new cases of coronavirus, the tally in Maharashtra's Thane district has reached 4,50,587, an official said 9:00 a.m.
Senior Indian off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin has decided to take a break from the ongoing IPL, saying that his family is currently 'putting up a fight against COVID-19' and he wants to support them.
US President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris have assured India and its people of providing all assistance, including urgently sending necessary medical life-saving supplies and equipment, to help the country combat the deadly coronavirus crisis. PTI SAR SAR