COVID-19: India’s Case Tally Over 1.51 Lakh, Death Toll at 4,337

India's case tally on Wednesday, 27 May reached at 1,51,767, said Ministry of Health and Family Welfare. The death toll stands at 4,337. While active number of cases in the country are 83,004, as many as 64,425 have been recovered or cured.

For the third day in a row, the United States recorded less than 700 new coronavirus deaths news agency AFP reported on Wednesday, 27 May, citing the Johns Hopkins University tracker. The overall death toll in the country now stands at 98,875.

Meanwhile, Union Health Ministry India on Tuesday said, India's recovery rate is improving as India recorded 60,490 recovered or cured cases as of Tuesday morning.

  • Since the resumption of air travel on Monday, 325 departures and 283 arrivals till 5pm on 26 May have been handled by the authorities according to the Aviation Ministry

  • Around 630 flights were also cancelled on the first day of air travel resumption, leading to chaos at airports

  • Global coronavirus case count tops 5.4 million with over 343,000 deaths, reports ANI

30 People Tested COVID-19 Positive in Rishikesh

30 people have been tested positive for COVID19, ANI quoted Harish Thapliyal, Public Relation Officer, All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Rishikesh as saying.

The total number of COVID-19 positive patients in Uttarakhand now stands at 431.

3,393 Indians Back from Various Countries Under Mission Vande Bharat

"3393 Indians return on 19 flights from Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Bahrain, Manila, Cebu, Vancouver, Tel Aviv, Singapore, Birmingham, New York, Moscow, Karaganda, Bishkek and Minsk on 26 May," says Hardeep Singh Puri, Civil Aviation Minister.

Germany Extends Social Distancing Rules

To prevent the spread of coronavirus, Germany extends social distancing rules until 29 June, ANI reports.

The country has reported over 1.8 lakh cases so far and 8,400 deaths.

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