Coronavirus News: With 50 new COVID-19 cases, Andhra Pradesh's tally rises to 3,427 | Highlights
New Delhi | Jagran News Desk: The number of coronavirus cases in India increased to 2.26 lakh-mark while the death toll has crossed the 6,000-mark, said the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare while adding that the recovery rate in the country is 47.99 per cent as as over 1 lakh people have been cured and discharged from hospitals.
Amid the spike in the number of coronavirus cases in the country, the Centre yesterday released standard operating procedures for reopening offices, hotels, shopping malls, restaurants and religious places. Some of them have already re-opened in parts of the country and few others are scheduled to re-start in the next phase of unlocking from next Monday.
Here are the LIVE updates on coronavirus pandemic:
16:50 pm: It has come to the notice of administration that a few faculty members of JNU held a protest against CAA in the campus on June 3. Protesting faculty members are requested not to sully image of the University by violating COVID-19 guidelines: Jawaharlal Nehru University Registrar
16:04 pm: Migrant labourers matter: Supreme Court reserves order for Tuesday (9th June).
15:14 pm: Uttarakhand detects 46 more positive cases of COVID19, taking total positive cases in the state to 1199. Active cases stand at 874 while 11 deaths have been reported so far: State Health Department
14:26 pm: "We propose 15 days time so that states can be permitted to effectuate the completion of transport," says Supreme Court
Ministry of Health and Family Welfare issues guidelines for safe ENT (Ear, Nose, Throat) practice to minimise the spread of #COVID19 infection among ENT doctors, nursing staff, support staff, patients and their attendants. pic.twitter.com/J18wqk1qxZ— ANI (@ANI) June 5, 2020
13:22 pm: The total number of COVID-19 positive cases in Andhra Pradesh is now 3,427, with 50 new positive cases reported in the last 24 hours: State Health Department
12:52 pm: In-principle approval for such schemes will not be given this financial year. Initiation of new schemes already appraised/approved will remain suspended for one year till march 31, 2021 or till further orders whichever is earlier: Finance Ministry
12:48 pm: No New Scheme/Sub Scheme, whether under delegate power to ministry including SFC proposals or through EFC should be initiated in 2020-21 except proposal announced under PM Gareeb Kalyan Package, Aatma Nirbhar Bharat Abhiyan Package & any other special packages: Finance Ministry
11:53 am: Supreme Court seeks Centre's response within a week on a PIL seeking to set an upper limit on fees to be charged by private hospitals in treating COVID-19 patients.
11:52 am: Rajasthan reports 68 new COVID-19 positive cases, taking the total number of cases to 9930. Death toll stands at 213: State Health Department
11:26 am: Around 20 staff members of Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) have tested positive for COVID-19. All of them are asymptomatic and are doing well: DMRC officials
10:53 am: 130 new COVID19 positive cases have been reported in Odisha, taking the total number of positive cases to 2,608. Number of active cases stand at 1,117: State Health Department
10:28 am: Total number of COVID19 positive cases in Jharkhand stands at 843 including 447 active cases, 390 recovered and 6 deaths: State Health Department
10:05 am: Total 43,86,376 samples have been tested till now, of which 1,43,661 samples have been tested in the last 24 hours, says Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR)
9:44 am: Meanwhile, the recovery rate has improved to 48.27 per cent as 1,09,462 people have been cured and discharged from hospitals.
9:15 am: The number of coronavirus cases in India has increased to 2,26,770 while death toll has increased to 6,348: Health Ministry
8:48 am: Police personnel check vehicles at Delhi-Gurugram border as people commute through the route.
7:31 am: Right now, there is no COVID19 vaccine. As we work together to develop one, there's an important lesson we need to understand. A vaccine, by itself, isn't enough. We need global solidarity to ensure that every person, everywhere, will have access, says UN Secretary-General
7:24 am: Meanwhile, the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) has said that a total of 42,42,718 samples were tested for coronavirus infection as of Thursday 9 am.
7:24 am: On the other hand, the recovery rate in the country is 47.99 per cent as as over 1 lakh people have been cured and discharged from hospitals.
7:24 am: In India, there are 1,06,737 active coronavirus cases.
7:23 am: The number of coronavirus cases in India is nearing the 2.17 lakh-mark while the death toll has crossed the 6,000-mark.
Posted By: Aalok Sensharma