New Delhi, Apr 9 (PTI) Here are the latest updates on the coronavirus crisis in India and other parts of the world on Friday.
National Conference leader Omar Abdullah says he has tested positive for COVID-19.
36 more die of Covid-19 in Uttar Pradesh, 9,587 more infected: Official.
Seventy-five of the 120 vaccination centres across Mumbai, including a jumbo COVID-19 facility in business district BKC, suspended inoculation due to a shortage of doses, BMC sources said.
In talks with Indian government for clinical trial of single shot vaccine: Johnson & Johnson.
COVID-19 curbs: Hotels, restaurants permitted home delivery in Mumbai.
Maharashtra has vaccinated 93,45,052 beneficiaries against COVID-19 so far, the state health department said.
Ten states -- Maharashtra, Chhattisgarh, Uttar Pradesh, Delhi, Karnataka, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Gujarat and Rajasthan have shown a steep rise in daily COVID-19 cases accounting for 83.29 per cent of the new infections, the Union Health Ministry said.
Open up COVID-19 inoculation to 'everyone who needs it', halt vaccine exports: Rahul Gandhi to PM.
Odisha reports 1,282 new COVID-19 cases, 1 fresh fatality.
UK sets out traffic light system to reopen COVID-restricted foreign travel.
Rahul Gandhi writes to PM Modi, seeks immediate moratorium on COVID-19 vaccine exports.
18 new cases take COVID-19 tally of Andaman and Nicobar Islands to 5,149 12:32 p.m.
As the country reels under a second wave of COVID-19, the demand for ventilators has again shot up with suppliers getting busy in scaling up production of the life-saving device, industry officials say.
Arunachal Pradesh reported 12 new COVID-19 cases, taking the tally to 16,873, a health official said.
Railway stops sale of platform tickets at 6 long-distance train stations, including Mumbai CSMT, to curb rush in view of COVID-19 11:27 a.m.
Several vaccination centres across Mumbai, including a jumbo COVID-19 facility in business district BKC, suspended inoculation due to a shortage of doses, BMC sources said.
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi questioned the export of COVID-19 vaccines, and asked if it is right to do so and put the lives of countrymen in danger.
Priyanka Gandhi bats for online exams, says CBSE irresponsible to force students to take exams.
COVID-19: India logs highest daily spike of over 1.31 lakh cases.
UN team in India supporting authorities to safely reopen schools, continue remote education: UN spokesperson.
Number of active COVID-19 cases in India stands at 9,79,608, while 1,19,13,292 people have recovered so far: Union Health Ministry.
Thane district of Maharashtra records 5,167 COVID-19 cases, 18 deaths.
Single-day rise of 1,31,968 new COVID-19 cases, 780 fatalities push India's infection tally to 1,30,60,542, death toll to 1,67,642: Government.
A student of the Manipur University was found to be COVID-positive days after he appeared for an exam at the varsity's campus, an official said 5:26 a.m.
Serum Institute of India refunds South Africa for undelivered COVID-19 vaccines.
Minuscule percentage of eligible people got CODID vaccine in Manipur: CM. PTI SAR SAR