In its letter to Baijal, CAIT has suggested that the odd-even system has not only proved to be a failure in Delhi, but it has caused more trouble to the consumers and disruption in trade.
The recovery count was 8,10,956 as 4,966 people were discharged from hospitals during the day, leaving the state with an active tally of 61,388.
Kerala had on Friday logged 41,668 fresh coronavirus cases, a day after registering 46,387 cases on Thursday, the highest single day spike since the outbreak of the pandemic in 2020.
Subramanian said the number of people who received the single dose vaccination in Chennai has touched 94.19 per cent while second dose recipients are at 74.11 per cent.
An additional 200 beds, including 28 with oxygen facility, were opened in the ESI Hospital in the last 72 hours as a precautionary measure, Balaji told reporters on the sidelines of the inauguration.
Karnataka gradually established labs across the state and now we have about 268 testing facilities including 99 government and 169 private labs, he added.
Former Prime Minister HD Deve Gowda has tested positive for COVID-19, sources close to him said.
COVID-19 vaccines do not cause infertility, though males who have been infected by the virus may experience short-term reduced fertility.
The daily positivity rate was recorded at 17.22 per cent while the weekly positivity rate was recorded at 16.65 per cent.
Genomic surveillance data showed that in 90% of cases in Mumbai and Delhi, the Omicron variant is the dominant strain.
In phase I, they analysed 1,347 samples collected by June 2020 from China, Germany, Malaysia, UK, US and different regions of India to perceive a genome-wide iSNV map in infected populations.
As many as 9,833 fresh cases were reported from the State in the last 24 hours taking the tally to 11,87,295 and the cases dropped from 11,607 on January 18 to 10,368 the next day.
Many residents in Delhi had no clue why their houses were marked in sealed zones, many addresses had no COVID cases.
The CoWIN is a platform to register for vaccination, using mobile number or Aadhaar number, or any other identity documents.
The blood bank which used to have units in surplus, is now struggling to collect even 30 units a day due to the restrictions imposed in view of the rising number of COVID-19 cases.