Tag: Coronavirus

China
COVID cases continue to hit record high for 3rd consecutive day in China amid protests over lockdown

China on Saturday reported over 34,900 cases, mostly that of the Omicron variant of the coronavirus, as officials went about imposing lockdowns, shutting people in their flats to cut the transmission chain.

  • Saturday, 26 November 2022
Odisha repeals all Covid restrictions as cases decline; read details
Odisha repeals all Covid restrictions as cases decline; read details

The announcement came amid a declining number of coronavirus cases in the state.

  • Saturday, 19 November 2022
India active Covid cases decline to 18,802
India active Covid cases decline to 18,802

A decrease of 596 cases has been recorded in the active covid caseload in a span of 24 hours, the data updated at 8 am stated.

  • Saturday, 29 October 2022
India reports 1,112 new Covid cases
India reports 1,112 new Covid cases

The active caseload stands at 20,821 cases accounting for 0.05 per cent of the country's total positive cases.

  • Thursday, 27 October 2022
Researchers identify virus that causes Covid-19 in the air
Researchers identify virus that causes Covid-19 in the air

"There is a need for this kind of low-cost detection system," said researcher Lance Hubbard from Pacific Northwest National Laboratory in the US.

  • Wednesday, 26 October 2022
New highly infectious, transmissible Covid variants BF.7 and BA.5.1.7 detected in China
New highly infectious, transmissible Covid variants BF.7 and BA.5.1.7 detected in China

BF.7 (also known as BA.2.75.2) is a sub-lineage of the Covid Omicron variant BA.5.2.1.

  • Tuesday, 11 October 2022
Covid test
Active Covid cases in country decline to 46,216

The death toll climbed to 5,28,403 with 33 fatalities, which includes 19 deaths reconciled by Kerala, the data updated at 8 am stated.

  • Wednesday, 21 September 2022
India COVID19 Cases
India reports 4,800 new COVID-19 cases

The daily positivity rate was recorded at 2.76 per cent, while the weekly positivity rate was at 1.78 per cent.

  • Monday, 19 September 2022
COVID-19 Vaccination
Covid precaution doses: Just 24% of eligible population covered

Eligible populations are the persons who have completed 6 months from the date of administration of the 2nd dose.

  • Sunday, 18 September 2022
Active Covid cases in country increase to 46,3891
Active Covid cases in country increase to 46,3891

The death toll climbed to 28,250 with 34 fatalities which includes 20 deaths reconciled by Kerala, the data updated at 8 am stated.

  • Thursday, 15 September 2022
WHO warns future waves of Covid-19 infection as deaths drop
WHO warns future waves of Covid-19 infection as deaths drop

Tedros likened the pandemic response to a marathon race.

  • Thursday, 15 September 2022
India COVID Update
Active Covid cases in India decline to 50,342

A decline of 252 cases has been recorded in the active COVID-19 caseload in a span of 24 hours.

  • Thursday, 08 September 2022
Global COVID-19 Updates
Global Covid cases surpass 600 mn: WHO

Omicron remains the dominant variant, with the BA.5 sub-variant representing more than 90% of sequences shared with the WHO.

  • Friday, 02 September 2022
CASES SPIKE AGAIN
Covid Update August 31: Daily Cases Rise Again In India & Odisha

India sees a slight rise in daily COVID infections. Country recorded 7,231 COVID cases in the last 24 hours. Daily positivity rate currently stands at 2.05%. Weekly positivity rate is currently at 2.55%. 45 COVID19 deaths reported in the past 24 hours. Virus death toll in country rises to 5,27,874.

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  • Wednesday, 31 August 2022
POSITIVITY NEARS 5%
Covid Update August 29: India’s Death Rate Still High Even As Daily Cases Drop

India witnesses a sharp decline in daily cases. Country detected 7,591 COVID cases in the last 24 hours. Daily positivity rate currently stands at 4.58%. Weekly positivity rate is currently at 2.69%. 45 COVID19 deaths reported in the past 24 hours. Virus death toll in country rises to 5,27,799. India’s active caseload is currently at 84,931. The active case count accounts for 0.19% of the total infections.

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  • Monday, 29 August 2022
157 DEATHS
Covid Update August 28: 157 More Deaths Registered In India, Toll Mounts To 527754

Covid Update August 28: 157 More Deaths Registered In India, Toll Mounts To 527754

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  • Sunday, 28 August 2022
Covid cases in India
India reports 9,520 new Covid cases, 41 deaths

The overall nationwide death toll now stands at 5,27,597.

  • Saturday, 27 August 2022
India Covid Cases
India reports 10,256 new Covid cases, 68 deaths

The active caseload dipped to 90,707, accounting for 0.20 per cent of the country's total positive cases.

  • Friday, 26 August 2022
Deaths Rising In Odisha!
Covid Update August 25: Odisha’s Death Toll On The Rise, India Sees No Significant Change

Odisha registers 335 COVID infections in last 24 hours. Fresh cases take active case tally to 2148. Khordha sees 62 new cases, Sundargarh records 78 infections. The virus claims another life in Odisha, toll mounts to 9168. India also sees a faint rise in daily cases. Country detected 10,725 COVID cases in the last 24 hours. Daily positivity rate currently stands at 2.73% . 

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  • Thursday, 25 August 2022
Covid cases in India
Odisha logs 296 new COVID-19 cases, two fresh fatalities

Odisha had recorded 206 infections and a fatality on Tuesday.

  • Wednesday, 24 August 2022
CASES RISE AGAIN!
Covid Update August 24: India Sees More Than 10K Cases, Odisha Records Nearly 300 Cases

India sees a slight rise in daily Covid-19 infections. 10,649 COVID cases detected in the country in the last 24 hours. Daily positivity rate currently stands at 2.62%. Weekly positivity rate is currently at 3.32%. 36 COVID19 deaths reported in the past 24 hours. Virus death toll in country rises to 5,27,452. India’s active caseload is currently at 96,442.

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  • Wednesday, 24 August 2022
Positivity 2%
Covid Update August 23: Positivity Drops But Death Rate Still High In India

India continues to detect less than 10,000 daily cases. Country recorded 8,586 COVID cases in the last 24 hours. Daily positivity rate currently stands at 2.19%. Weekly positivity rate is currently at 3.31%. 48 COVID19 deaths reported in the past 24 hours. Virus death toll in country rises to 5,27,416. India’s active caseload is currently at 97,648. The active case count accounts for 0.22% of the total infections.

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  • Tuesday, 23 August 2022
Covid Testing
India logs 9,531 fresh Covid cases, 36 deaths in 24 hrs

India on Monday saw a decline in fresh Covid cases with 9,531 infections recorded in the past 24 hours against the previous day's 11,539 count, said the Union Health Ministry.

  • Monday, 22 August 2022
Cases Dip Further
Covid Update August 22: India Records Less Than 10,000 Cases, Odisha Witnesses Slight Drop

India’s Downtrend Continues. Country recorded 9,531 COVID cases in the last 24 hours. Daily positivity rate currently stands at 4.15%. Weekly positivity rate is currently at 3.59%. 45 COVID19 deaths reported in the past 24 hours. Virus death toll in country rises to 5,27,368. India’s active caseload is currently at 97,648. The active case count accounts for 0.22% of the total infections .

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  • Monday, 22 August 2022
Covid Update August 21: Active Cases Drop In India & Odisha | OTV News
Covid Update August 21: Active Cases Drop In India & Odisha

India witnesses a drop in daily infections. Country recorded 11,539 COVID cases in the last 24 hours.

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  • Sunday, 21 August 2022
CASES DIP
Covid Update August 20: Daily Cases Decline In India & Odisha

India witnesses a drop in daily infections. Country recorded 13,272 COVID cases in the last 24 hours. Daily positivity rate currently stands at 4.21%. Weekly positivity rate is currently at 3.87% 36 COVID19 deaths reported in the past 24 hours. Virus death toll in country rises to 5,27,289.

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  • Saturday, 20 August 2022
Fishes undergo Covid-19 test in China
Watch video: Even fishes and crabs undergo Covid-19 test in China

A user commented, “What’s next? Build quarantine facilities for those fish tested positive.”

  • Friday, 19 August 2022
India records 15,754 fresh COVID cases; 39 deaths
India records 15,754 fresh COVID cases; 39 deaths

The death toll climbed to 5,27,253 with 47 fatalities which includes eight deaths reconciled by Kerala, the data updated at 8 am stated.

  • Friday, 19 August 2022
SHARP DROP IN CASES
Covid Update August 17: Drastic Drop In Country’s Daily Cases, Positivity Rate Also Drops

India witnesses a sharp drop in daily infections. Country recorded 9,062 COVID cases in the last 24 hours. Daily positivity rate currently stands at 2.49 %. Weekly positivity rate is currently at 4.38%. 36 COVID19 deaths reported in the past 24 hours. Virus death toll in country rises to 5,27,134. India’s active caseload is currently at 1,05,058.

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  • Wednesday, 17 August 2022
India COVID-19 Cases
India logs 9,062 new COVID-19 cases and 36 deaths in last 24 hours

The daily positivity rate was recorded at 2.49 per cent and the weekly positivity rate at 4.38 per cent, the ministry said.

  • Wednesday, 17 August 2022
CASES DROP
Covid Update August 16: Daily Cases Drop

India recorded 8,813 COVID cases in the last 24 hours. Daily positivity rate currently stands at 4.15%. Weekly positivity rate is currently at 4.79%. 29 COVID19 deaths reported in the past 24 hours. Virus death toll in country rises to 5,27,098. India’s active caseload is currently at 1,11,252.

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  • Tuesday, 16 August 2022
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India logs 8,813 Covid infections in a day; active cases decline to 1,11,252

The daily positivity rate was 4.15 per cent while the weekly positivity rate was recorded at 4.79 per cent, according to the health ministry

  • Tuesday, 16 August 2022
IS THIS DOWNTREND?
Covid Update August 14: Daily Cases In Odisha & India Drop, Deaths Also Decline

Odisha’s daily COVID cases remain below 500. State registers 488 infections in last 24 hrs

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  • Sunday, 14 August 2022
CASES BELOW 500
Covid Update August 13: Daily Cases Drop In Odisha & India

Odisha’s daily cases drop below 500 after the state registers 403 infections in last 24 hours. Active case count currently stands at 3966.

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  • Saturday, 13 August 2022
CORONA SPIKE
Covid Update August 12: Daily Positivity Crosses 5%, Cases & Deaths Still High In India And Odisha

Covid Update August 12: Daily Positivity Crosses 5%, Cases & Deaths Still High In India And Odisha

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  • Friday, 12 August 2022
COVID test
India reports 16,299 new Covid cases, 53 deaths

While the daily positivity rate also declined to 4.58 per cent, the weekly positivity rate stood at 4.85 per cent.

  • Thursday, 11 August 2022
COVID Test
India records more than 16000 new Covid cases, 54 deaths

The daily positivity rate was recorded at 4.94 per cent, while the weekly positivity was 4.90 per cent, the ministry said.

  • Wednesday, 10 August 2022
COVID Testing
India logs 12,751 fresh Covid cases, 42 deaths

India's daily positivity rate has declined to 3.50 per cent, while the weekly positivity rate currently stands at 4.69 per cent.

  • Tuesday, 09 August 2022
Coronavirus cases in India
India reports 16,167 new Covid cases, 41 deaths

India's daily positivity rate has marginally risen to 6.14 per cent, while the weekly positivity rate in the country currently also stands at 4.64 per cent.

  • Monday, 08 August 2022
India COVID Cases
India records 70 new Covid fatalities

The death toll climbed to 5,26,600 with 70 new fatalities, the data updated at 8 am stated.

  • Friday, 05 August 2022
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