The total active cases in India stands at 4,54,940 as of Saturday after 41,452 people were discharged in last 24 hours taking total recoveries to 87,59,969.
The total active cases in India stands at 4,55,555 as of Friday after 39,379 people were discharged in last 24 hours taking total recoveries to 87,18,517.
While the focus mostly went towards the labour class, those who are working as white collar jobs also bear the brunt and too are the silent victims of the pandemic.
Late hospital admissions leading to COVID-19 cases turning critical, shortage of ICU beds, unfavourable weather and rising pollution are among the factors experts attribute to the spike in deaths.
COVID-19 HIGHLIGHTS | Odisha not to lower guard even after vaccines are available: CM Naveen Patnaik
Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik on Tuesday said the state cannot lower its guard against COVID-19 even after availability of vaccine to fight the viral infection.
Active cases came down to 1,307, the third highest in the state, from 1,401, the previous day, according to the data released by the UP Health Department for a 24-hour period.
In the recent past, many of those cured of coronavirus in the state have lost their lives due to acute respiratory distress syndrome or cardiac ailments.
There have been some instances where coronavirus patients under home isolation were found not following the norms.
According to the Indian Council of Medical Research, over 13.06 crore samples have been tested till November 20 with 10,66,022 being tested on Friday.
This is the first report by any parliamentary committee on the government's handling of the COVID-19 pandemic.
A total of 6,945 patients were discharged on Friday after treatment, taking the tally of recovered patients to 16,42,916.
On the scrapping of the Question Hour, Congress Legislature Party leader Narasingha Mishra said it was undemocratic.
From Bengal, in the pre-COVID-19 time at least 9,000 pilgrims used to go on the Haj pilgrimage annually, he said.
The 43-year-old former US surgeon general, who co-chairs the COVID-19 advisory board of Joe Biden, said that people are tired from the pandemic fatigue.
The recovery rate among coronavirus patients in the state currently stands at 91.31 per cent while the death ratio stands at 0.30 per cent.