The India squad left on Sunday morning for Birmingham without the two players. BCCI president Sourav Ganguly had earlier confirmed that one member of the touring party tested positive.
The death toll due to the viral disease has gone up to 5,26,110 with 57 more fatalities, according to the ministry's data updated at 8 am.
The ministry said in the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday that it did not have data on the number of doctors who have died across the country due to Covid-19.
The fourth semester MBA offline examinations began on Monday. As the students picketed at the entrance, they did not allow any employee into the university campus.
In Andhra Pradesh and Delhi, 13 children each were admitted in KVs, followed by Uttar Pradesh (17), Tamil Nadu (12), Rajasthan (11), and Telangana (10), Maharashtra (9) and Jharkhand (8).
A total of 5,25,997 deaths due to Covid-19 (including those of doctors and healthcare workers) have been reported in the country.
The implementation of the schemes is primarily coordinated at state level, Pawar said. The PMGKP insurance scheme has been extended.
The AAR held that inpatient services are covered under the healthcare services extended by the clinical establishments, which are exempt under GST.
Kumar had also contracted the virus in January this year and experienced mild symptoms, officials said on Tuesday.
Active cases now comprise 0.34 per cent of the total infections, while the national COVID-19 recovery rate was recorded at 98.47 per cent, the health ministry said.
Odisha government has put measures in place for early detection of monkeypox cases and their testing, Health officials said on Monday.
Meanwhile, the coronavirus positivity rate has decreased from 2.96 per cent to 2.74 per cent across Pakistan, according to the statistics issued by the National Institute of Health (NIH) on Sunday.
This is the second time Singh has contracted the coronavirus infection after he tested positive in September 2020.
The active cases have declined to 1,50,877, while the death toll has climbed to 5,26,074 with 41 new fatalities, the Union Health Ministry data updated at 8 am stated.
A senior official in the Health and Family Welfare Department said as all activities are continuing as usual, physical distancing norm has become obsolete.
The active cases comprise 0.35 per cent of the total infections, while the national COVID-19 recovery rate was recorded at 98.45 per cent, the Union Health Ministry said.
The cases that had come down from 1,065 on July 16 to 816 on July 18 again soared to over 1,000 a day as the infections spread to more areas and covered all 30 districts.
The daily positivity rate stood at 4.46 per cent and the weekly positivity rate at 4.46 per cent, the Union health ministry data said.
Despite our growing experience in dealing with the pandemic, there seems to be no solution to the struggles of those suffering from post and long Covid issues.
Anganwadi workers were at the forefront of tackling the pandemic as they supplied ration and essentials to children and pregnant and lactating women amid the Covid-induced lockdown.