June 4, 2021
Coronavirus India News Live Updates: India has reported 1,34,154 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total to 2,84,41,986. Active cases fell to 80,232 as the positivity rate slipped to 6.21%, according to data from the Union Health Ministry. Daily recoveries remain above 2 lakh as 2,11,499 people have recovered in the last 24 hours. The recovery rate was 92.79%. Daily deaths are again below 3,000, as the one-day toll has been reported at 2,887. The death toll has risen to 3,37,989. The death rate is over 1.19%, according to the reports. data.
Taiwan Appreciates Japan’s Consideration of COVID-19 Vaccine Donations
Taiwanese Foreign Minister Joseph Wu told reporters on Thursday that he appreciated Japan’s consideration of donating COVID19 vaccines and reiterated that Taiwan’s exclusion from the World Health Organization was unfair to him. Taiwanese people.
Gambhir foundation guilty of storing and distributing COVID drugs without authorization, HC said
The Gautam Gambhir Foundation has been found guilty of storing, purchasing and distributing Fabiflu drugs to patients with COVID19, the Delhi High Court informed Thursday by the Delhi government’s drug controller. The Drugs Officer argued that action would be taken without delay against the foundation, the drug traffickers and other such cases that would come to his attention.
Jharkhand reports 532 new cases of COVID-19, 11 deaths
Jharkhand on Thursday reported 532 new cases of COVID 19 and 11 additional deaths, according to a health ministry bulletin. The state has so far reported 3 38,915 cases and 5,011 deaths.
The CBSE endpoints for class 12 are under review and would take up to two weeks. Experts would consider all possibilities and make a decision, says CBSE secretary Anurag Tripathi
Gautam Gambhir Foundation convicted of storing without authorization, giving Fabiflu drug to COVID-19 patients: Drug Controller in Delhi HC
Uttar Pradesh board cancels class 12 exam, officials say
Karnataka extends confinement until June 14
The Supreme Court asks the CBSE and the CISCE to record objective parameters for the assessment of students in class 12 in two weeks.
The court said it was glad the government made the decision to cancel Class 12 Council exams.
Center seals deal for 2nd vaccine made in India, orders 30 crore doses from Biological E
As the Center aims to immunize everyone aged 18 and over by the end of 2021, the availability of COVID-19 vaccines is critical to meeting the massive target. The government has now placed an order for 30 crore doses from Hyderabad-based pharmaceutical company Biological E to increase the country’s vaccination coverage and rate. The Union Health Ministry will soon make a down payment of Rs 1,500 crore for the second vaccine made in India.
READ | COVID-19: SII requests authorization to manufacture Sputnik V vaccine in India
The Serum Institute of India (SII), the world’s largest vaccine manufacturer, has applied for permission from the Drug Controller General of India (DCGI) to manufacture the Sputnik V COVID-19 vaccine in India. The Russian vaccine is currently being imported by Dr Reddy’s laboratories based in Hyderabad, which will soon manufacture it here. If all goes well, Sputnik V will be the third vaccine made by Pune-based SII after the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine, known as Covishield in India, and Novovax’s Covovax, which has not received the regulatory clearance from the United States.
Japan: Ishigaki Island registered 25 new cases on May 31, prompting city officials to issue an emergency declaration the same day, urging residents to stay home even if they are asymptomatic. All schools have been closed, according to local media reports.
10,000 of the 80,000 volunteers scheduled to help with the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics have resigned.
“I think there is no doubt that one of the reasons is the concern over coronavirus infections,” local media said quoting Toshiro Muto, CEO of the organizing committee.
The Delhi Medical Association has filed a lawsuit in Delhi High Court against yoga guru Ramdev. The petition aims to prevent Ramdev from spreading false statements and information on Patanjali’s Coronil tablet.
A total of 1,044 cases of black fungi in Delhi; 92 people have recovered and 89 deaths so far: Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain
Malaysia enters third national lockdown amid booming third wave of COVID-19
Only essential businesses, including supermarkets and medical clinics, are allowed to operate during the first phase of the lockdown, June 1-14, according to media reports.
READ | No COVID-19 vaccination in Mumbai today
Due to the shortage of vaccine doses, the COVID-19 vaccination campaign in Mumbai will be suspended Thursday at centers run by the city’s civic body and the Maharashtra government, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation said on Wednesday ( BMC). Of the 342 active COVID-19 vaccination centers in Mumbai, 243 are managed by the BMC and 20 by the state government
Amid an upsurge in cases of mucormycosis in the country, the drug regulator is examining the use of alternative drugs, sources say.
The government is likely to release a clinical management protocol on the use of amphotericin, sources add.
Highlights of today’s data
– 1.34 lakh new cases, 2887 new deaths, 2.15 lakh new recoveries, decrease of 80.23k in active cases
– Deaths below 4000 for the 8th consecutive day. New cases below 2 lakh for the 7th day
– Tamil Nadu reports 25.3k new cases, Kerala 19.7k, Karnataka 16.4k, Maharashtra 15.2k
– Maharashtra reports 553 new deaths, Tamil Nadu 483, Karnataka 463
– 7 states / report an increase in active cases, including 6 northeastern states
– The difference between new cases reported in the last 7 days and the previous 7 days is -33% (the global average is -16%)
– 21.6 lakh of new tests. Test positivity rate: 6.21% (6.57% the day before)
– Test positivity rate: Nagaland 20.57%, Goa 19%, Kerala 15.30%, West Bengal 11.87%, Tamil Nadu 11.23%. Uttar Pradesh 0.39% Delhi 0.78%, Jharkhand 0.89%, Bihar 1.06%
An FIR has been registered against actors Tiger Shroff, Disha Patani and others for violating COVID-19 restrictions, Mumbai police said.
The actors were found roaming the Bandstand Promenade and were unable to give police any valid reasons for leaving their home after 2 p.m.
India reports 1,34,154 new cases of COVID-19, 2,11,499 recoveries and 2,887 deaths in past 24 hours, health ministry says
Total number of cases: 2 84 41 986
Total releases: 2 63 90 584
Number of deaths: 3 37,989
Active cases: 17 13 413
Bihar: Bharat Biotech’s Covaxin clinical trial begins in children at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Patna
Rajasthan government cancels 10th and 12th grade state council exams
Education Department officials will soon derive a formula for the grades to be assigned to grade 10 and state council grade 12 students. The next academic session will start on June 7, Rajasthan Education Minister Govind Singh Dotasara said.
Kerala: A special camp has been organized for the vaccination of disabled people in Malappuram.
Kerala: A special camp was organized for the vaccination of disabled people in Malappuram yesterday.
“About 200 of these people are expected to receive vaccines at this center today,” Municipality President Mujeeb Kaderi said. pic.twitter.com/H0C4TUYOrU
– ANI (@ANI) June 2, 2021
Maharashtra: Corona-free villages competitions will be held to encourage measures to curb the spread of COVID-19. Three village panchayats will be awarded for doing a good job in dealing with COVID-19 in each revenue division, said Minister of State for Rural Development Hasan Mushrif
The first price will be Rs 50 lakhs, the second Rs 25 lakhs and the third Rs 15 lakhs, adds Mushrif.
The Delhi Sikh Gurdwara management committee said it had donated more than 20kg of gold and silver from its reserves for the establishment of a 125-bed COVID-19 hospital in the national capital.
Serum Institute of India (SII) seeks liability indemnity protection: Sources
Union Health Ministry finalizes deal with Biological E for 30 crore vaccine doses
– These vaccine doses will be manufactured and stored by M / s Biological-E from August-December 2021
– The Center would make an advance payment of Rs 1500 crore to Biological-E
– Biological-E’s COVID-19 vaccine is currently in phase 3 clinical trial after showing promising results in phase 1 and 2 clinical trials
– The vaccine under development by Biological-E is an RBD protein subunit vaccine and should be available in the coming months
– M / s Biological-E’s proposal has been reviewed and recommended for due diligence approval by the National Expert Group on Vaccine Administration for COVID-19 (NEGVAC).