A two-judge bench of the apex court, headed by Justice L Nageswara Rao and also comprising Justice Aniruddha Bose, started hearing the case.
In some patients, cases of 'Covid toes' is also being seen in which ulcer or necrosis occurs on the tip of a toe and the neighbouring toe, the doctor said.
Delhi Metro was permitted to resume operations with 50 per cent capacity while shops in markets and malls were allowed to open on an odd-even basis from 10 am to 8 pm.
Shops in malls, markets, market complexes, standalone shops and neighborhood shops will open with the restrictions of even-odd and timings from Monday.
The number of active cases has reduced to 17,13,413, accounting for 6.02 per cent of the total number of cases, while the national COVID-19 recovery rate has improved to 92.79 per cent.
The inmates who have made such a request are lodged in nine jails of the state.
This is no time for politicking by Centre, need to survive the Covid storm jointly: Jharkhand CM Hemant Soren
Urging Prime Minister Modi to "work together" with states during these difficult times, Soren accused him of instead causing damage to India''s federal structure.
Advocate General Rajiv Ranjan informed the court that they (the government) are in the process of getting a CT Scan machine at the hospital.
The village has over 300 families, including tribals. Many of them have their immediate families in Karnataka, and some visit the neighbouring state on a daily basis for work.
The chief minister said the state did not have "much capacity" for COVID testing till March last year but is now conducting 2.5 lakh to 3 lakh tests every day.
The evacuation flights began on Friday as Nepali private carrier Shree Airlines flew several Thai nationals and Nepali students to Bangkok.
Odisha conducted less than 50K tests per day even as cases have increased significantly
The petitioner had sought direction to the respondents to either suspend the usage or cancel issuance of challans during the lockdown imposed in Delhi, or till the COVID-19 situation becomes better.
So far, with a record 4,14,188 new infections reported in a day, total cases climbed to 2.15 crore while death toll crossed 2.34 lakh with 3,915 new fatalities in the past 24 hours.
Local and global efforts are already underway including providing ventilators, oxygen concentrators, and medical kits.