The latest scientific paper, released on Tuesday, which is yet to be peer-reviewed, has confirmed it.
The 10-day quarantine will cost returning Britons £1,500 ($2,060, 1,697 euros), with meals served at the bedroom door and security guards supervising stays.
Currently, only some categories of commuters, like women and those providing essential services, can travel by local trains in the Mumbai region after obtaining a special pass.
The victims were residents of Rajgarh in Madhya Pradesh and were returning home, police said.
But for the South African variant, B.1.351, there was a sixfold reduction in the neutralizing antibody level, the company said.
The Delhi government on Monday launched an English teaching programme for 700 pre-service teachers in association with the US Embassy.
Deepak’s death almost broke the family and left Jyoti distraught. After grieving for a while, she decided to take up the mantle of her late husband for the sake of her children.
As COVID-19 vaccines are being rolled out, the scientists said a threat to vaccine effectiveness comes from other emerging strains.
The 'Kill Dil' actor is thrilled that her movie is being eagerly awaited by so many people.
Perambalur, Kallakurichi and Ariyalur reported zero cases, and 19 districts reported less than 10 cases on the day.
The six-layered stencil portrait made by Saran Sasikumar from Kerala was handed over to Minister of State for External Affairs and Parliamentary Affairs V Muraleedharan.
Their close contacts have also been put under quarantine. Comprehensive contact tracing has been initiated for co-travellers, family contacts and others.
It was already classified as a more highly-transmissible variant but its risk level was so far not believed to be any greater than the original strain.
Each train can accommodate 610 passengers, but the maximum number so far has been 149 and the minimum was zero.
A portrait of Hindutva ideologue Veer Savarkar in the picture gallery of the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Council has sparked a row.