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

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New Delhi, Apr 5 (PTI) Here are the latest updates on the coronavirus crisis in India and other parts of the world on Monday.

4:15 p.m.

Russian Open and Indonesia Masters cancelled due to COVID-19.

3:38 p.m.

About 6,500 COVID cases per day in Bengaluru can't be ruled out if control measures are not strictly followed: Minister.

3:18 p.m.

Twice weekly rapid Covid tests to be rolled out for all in England.

3:08 p.m.

Puducherry adds 180 new Covid-19 cases, overall tally rises to 42,539 2:51 p.m.

Prioritising who gets COVID-19 vaccine first saves lives, study finds.

2:41 p.m.

Spike in COVID-19 cases: Leaves of doctors, nurses in Kashmir Valley cancelled.

1:54 p.m.

573 new cases push Odisha's COVID-19 tally to 3,43,268, night curfew in 10 districts from Monday.

1:42 p.m.

Bangladesh imposes seven-day nationwide lockdown amidst spike in COVID-19 cases.

1:01 p.m.

Several states, union territories close schools or suspend classes following fresh surge in COVID-19 cases.

12:25 p.m.

Actor Vicky Kaushal says he has tested positive for coronavirus and is under home quarantine.

12:01 p.m.

Actor Bhumi Pednekar says she has tested positive for novel coronavirus and has 'mild symptoms'.

11:08 a.m.

Zydus Cadila seeks DCGI nod for use of hepatitis drug for COVID-19 treatment.

10:44 a.m.

COVID-19: India records over one lakh new cases in single day for first time.

10:12 a.m.

Telangana reports 1,097 new COVID-19 cases, six deaths push toll to 1,723.

9:56 a.m.

11 new COVID-19 cases in Andaman and Nicobar Islands.

9:54 a.m.

One new COVID-19 case in Mizoram, tally rises to 4,491.

9:43 a.m.

Active COVID-19 cases recorded at 7,41,830, while 1,16,82,136 people have recovered from disease so far: Union Health Ministry.

9:40 a.m.

Single day rise of 1,03,558 new COVID-19 cases, 478 fatalities push India's tally of cases to 1,25,89,067, death toll to 1,65,101: Government.

9:35 a.m.

Maharashtra: 6,077 new COVID-19 cases in Thane, 17 more deaths. PTI SAR SAR