She mentioned that Bangladesh has also successfully controlled the pandemic and the first dose of the vaccine covered 100 per cent of the targeted population while the second dose covered 97 per cent.
All the new cases are asymptomatic, and only 10 of the 26,044 hospital beds earmarked for COVID-19 treatment are currently occupied.
While no new death has been reported in the city due to the coronavirus, the city had on Monday recorded 501 cases and zero death while the positivity rate stood at 7.72 per cent.
Post recovery, the patient experienced symptoms of long COVID including generalised weakness for 2-3 weeks and insomnia for 2-3 months.
Back in February, The New York Times reported that Johnson & Johnson had temporarily suspended production at a key plant manufacturing its Covid-19 vaccine.
The positive rate surged during the April 11-18 week, barring on April 17 when the it dropped to 4.21 percent from 5.33 percent the previous day.
Given the epidemiological and scientific evidence, the current rise in cases in Delhi is not the start of the fourth wave.
Kerala government would soon submit a reply to the Centre's letter attaching all the details, state Health Minister Veena George said.
Odisha recorded 16 coronavirus cases on Tuesday, while there was no fatality for the fourth consecutive day, the health department said.
So far, 1905 claims of health workers, who died while performing Covid-19 related duties, have been settled, the Union health ministry said
President Xi Jinping has repeatedly highlighted the success of the Chinese policies in his speeches and added that there would be no immediate change of approach in pandemic control measures.
Jabs using Novavax vaccine are expected to start as early as late May. Japan reported 24,164 new cases Monday, according to the health ministry.
The number of people who have recuperated from the disease surged to 4,25,11,701, while the case fatality rate was recorded a 1.21 per cent.
Apart from Shanghai, 18 other provincial-level regions on the mainland saw new local COVID-19 cases, including 88 in the northeastern province of Jilin, the Commission report said.
As many as 2,183 new Covid cases have been recorded over the past 24 hours, an 89.8 per cent jump from Sunday’s case count of 1,150 cases.