WHO committee ‘unanimous’ not the time to lower guard on Covid
Bengal currently has 400 active cases, the bulletin said.
The positivity rate stood at 0.17 per cent. Altogether 2,48,99,891 samples have been examined in the state thus far, including 10,731 since Tuesday, the bulletin added.
18 new Covid-19 cases in Bengal
West Bengal on Wednesday logged 18 new Covid-19 cases, which pushed the tally to 20,17,733, while 39 more people recuperated from the disease, taking the total number of recoveries to 19,96,133, the health department said in a bulletin.
Delhi recorded 299 new Covid cases, positivity rate 2.49%
Delhi reported 299 new COVID-19 cases and zero death on Wednesday while the positivity rate stood at 2.49 per cent, according to data shared by the city health department. Covid positivity rate in Delhi had jumped from 0.5 per cent to 2.70 per cent in one week, even as doctors on Tuesday had said it was “not a panic situation” as the daily case count was still low but cautioned against dropping the guard.
On Tuesday, Mumbai had logged 52 cases and zero fatalities.
Indian consulate in Shanghai closes in-person services as Covid crisis worsens in China
Delhi, Mumbai see spike in daily Covid cases; India’s positivity rate at 0.25%
MP reports 10 new cases; active count at 47: PTI
With no fresh fatality due to Covid-19, the death toll in Mumbai remained unchanged at 19,560: BMC
Mumbai on Wednesday reported 73 new Covid-19 cases, the highest in a day after March 17 this year, taking the overall tally to 10,58,567, the city civic body said
Currently, around 22 members of the Consulate staff are functioning from their homes, Nandakumar told PTI here.
In all, 26,525 asymptomatic cases have been reported in the country with the majority of them from Shanghai, the Commission said.
The Consulate’s notice came as Shanghai, China’s biggest city, continues to reel under the massive spread of the Omicron variant, prompting officials to continue the lockdown.
Indian citizens in Eastern China Region may apply at the Embassy of India, Beijing for availing urgent consular services, the Consulate said in a notice issued on Tuesday.
The Indian Consulate in Shanghai has announced the suspension of in-person consular services as China’s gleaming business hub with 26 million people struggled amidst mounting Covid-19 cases, putting the country’s dynamic zero-case policy to the test.
Indian Consulate in Shanghai closes in-person services as Covid crisis worsens in China: PTI
Delhi reports 299 new Covid cases, positivity rate 2.49%
Maharashtra reports 124 fresh cases, one fatality; active tally at 724
Active Covid-19 cases down to 33 in Andhra Pradesh
China’s widening Covid curbs threaten global supply chain paralysis: Reuters