Lockdown in Bihar till May 15 amid COVID-19 surge

In the light of the surge in the coronavirus cases in the state, the Bihar government on Tuesday imposed lockdown in the state till May 15. Bihar's Covid-19 case tally has crossed the 5-lakh mark while the state now has over 1 lakh active cases. On Monday, Bihar reported 11,407 fresh Covid-19 cases along with 82 deaths.