India reports worst single-day spike in Covid cases, Council of ministers to hold meeting

The COVID-19 situation remains grim in India as the number of daily infections is slowly inching towards the unprecedented mark of 4 lakh while the daily deaths have already crossed the 3,500-mark. Amid the frightening crisis, several countries like the United States, Ireland, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Hong Kong, Bangladesh, etc have been sending help to India to bolster it to fight against the deadly pandemic. 28,63,92,086 samples tested up to 29th April 2021, for COVID19. Of these 19,20,107 samples were tested yesterday: Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) According to reports, more than 2.28 crore people have registered for the vaccine since the registration for 18+ opened on April 28.