In the second wave, 2,44,435 people have tested positive till May 13 and among them 1,36,322 are from rural pockets.
The TMC dispensation has accused the BJP-led government at the Centre of discrimination over distribution of vaccines, claiming that some states are being given preference at the cost of others.
As of Thursday, Punjab had recorded 4,75,949 COVID-19 cases and 11,297 deaths, according to a medical bulletin.
Doctors across the crowded coastal enclave are now reallocating intensive care unit beds and scrambling to keep up with a very different health crisis.
Chief Minister MK Stalin had allotted ministers for every district to monitor the ongoing COVID-19 containment measures.
The Minister has requested all of those who have come in close contact with him in the last few days to get themselves tested for Covid-19.
The daily count drops by 23 per cent as State reported 8,015 new infections in the last 24 hours
Bihar witnessed 97 Covid deaths on Sunday, including that of the younger brother of former deputy CM Sushil Kumar Modi.
These devices have a probe or sensor that looks like a plastic bag clip to be placed onto your fingertip, toe or ear lobe.
The supplies include about 10,000 vials of injectable anti-viral, oral anti-viral, 30,000 PPE kits and several thousand zinc, calcium, vitamin C and other necessary tablets.
Three tankers were unloaded in Sagar, one in Jabalpur and two in Mandideep, said an official of the state Public Relations Department.
Sawant said essential services and industries will be exempted from the purview of the lockdown but public transport will not be allowed.
This is almost a 35% increase in cases from the previous day when only 6551 cases were detected. The active cases are now at 69,221 cases.
Karnataka, Kerala, Chhattisgarh, West Bengal, Tamil Nadu, Gujarat and Rajasthan are the other states in the list of 10.
As many as 1,32,76,039 recoveries have been reported so far, out of which 1,67,457 were reported in the last 24 hours, as per the latest Union Health Ministry data.