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Highlights: UP reports 1,388 new Covid-19 cases, 21 deaths in last 24 hours

Coronavirus cases continue to rise in Russia, India and the Americas. Donald Trump wore a mask in public for the first time while Serbia saw large-scale protests as the government plans to reintroduce lockdown.

By Shankhyaneel Sarkar | Updated: Jul 13, 2020 05:55 IST
Highlights: UP reports 1,388 new Covid-19 cases, 21 deaths in last 24 hours

Brazil reported more than a 1,000 Covid-19 deaths in the last 24-hours showing that coronavirus continues to cripple the largest nation in South America. US Prez Donald Trump donned a mask for the first-time as cases spike in several states.

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Reintroduction of lockdowns are leading to protests in Serbia. Israel’s Tel Aviv and Jerusalem also saw widespread protests against the Netanyahu govt’s response to the Covid-19 pandemic. Poland will go to vote today. In India, Bihar’s politicians start making preparations for the first election which will be held under the shadow of the pandemic.

10:47 PM IST

Telangana's Covid-19 count rises to 34,671

Telangana's Covid-19 tally rises to 34,671 with 1,269 fresh cases; 8 more fatalities take death toll to 356: Health bulletin

10:20 PM IST

Kerala reports 435 new cases, 2 deaths

Kerala reported 435 new Covid-19 cases on Sunday of which 206 were contact cases. There were 132 recoveries and two deaths due to the disease. A total of 1,81,784 people are under observation in the state: CMO Kerala

09:50 PM IST

UP reports 1,388 new Covid-19 cases, 21 deaths in last 24 hrs

Uttar Pradesh reported 1,388 new Covid-19 cases and 21 deaths in the last 24 hours, taking active cases to 12,208 and death toll to 934: State Health Department

09:13 PM IST

658 new cases in 24 hrs take Haryana's tally past 21,000

658 new Covid-19 cases reported in Haryana today, taking the total number of cases to 21,240 including 15,983 recoveries and 301 deaths: State Health Department

09:01 PM IST

Goa's Covid-19 cases rise to 2,453

Goa reported 85 Covid-19 positive cases, 59 cured patients cured today. The total number of positive cases in the state has risen to 2,453, including 1,487 recovered cases and 14 deaths: Directorate of Health Services, Goa

08:45 PM IST

Phased opening of tourism in J-K from July 14, guidelines issued

The J&K administration says that tourism will open in a phased manner from 14th July and issued guidelines for the entry of tourists on Sunday. In this phase, tourism will be limited to those arriving by air only. RTPCR testing of all tourists has been made compulsory on arrival and tourists must have confirmed hotel bookings before arriving: ANI

08:41 PM IST

879 new cases take Gujarat's Covid-19 tally to 41,897

Gujarat's highest single-day spike of 879 Covid-19 cases takes tally to 41,897; death of 13 more patients pushes toll to 2,047: Health department

07:48 PM IST

Bengal's Covid-19 tally past 30,000-mark with record 1,560 new cases

West Bengal's Covid-19 tally crossed the 30,000-mark on Sunday with record 1,560 new cases, according to the state health department. The death toll rose to 932: PTI

07:40 PM IST

Manipur reports 16 new cases, active cases rise to 713

Sixteen people tested positive for Covid-19 in Manipur in the last 24 hours, taking active cases to 713. A total of 896 patients have recovered from the disease so far, reports ANI quoting state government.

06:58 PM IST

7,827 new Covid-19 cases in Mahrashtra

Maharashtra on Sunday reported 7,827 new Covid-19 cases and 173 deaths in the last 24 hours, the state health department reported.

The total number of infection now stands at 2,54,427 including 1,40,325 recoveries and 10,289 deaths.

06:53 PM IST

Tamil Nadu reports over 4,200 new Covid-19 positive cases

Tamil Nadu reported 68 deaths and more than 4,200 new Covid-19 positive cases on Sunday, taking the total number of infections to 1,38,470 in the state: State health department

06:28 PM IST

Covid-19 tally rises to 264,184 in South Africa

Covid-19 cases continued to surge in South Africa as it ranked at the ninth spot of the most affected countries list. South Africa has 264,184 cases, including 3,971 deaths, accounting for more than 40% of all the reported cases in Africa.

06:47 PM IST

Delhi records 1,573 new cases of Covid-19

Delhi recorded 1,573 new cases of Covid-19 on Sunday, taking the total number to 1,12,494. While the recovery rate is at almost 80 per cent.

05:28 PM IST

Nepal's Covid-19 tally jumps to 16,801 after reporting 82 new infections

Nepal's Covid-19 cases jumped to 16,801 after 82 new infections were reported, while 38 people have succumbed to the coronavirus, a senior health official said on Sunday.

The number of recovered patients has gone up to 8,589 as 147 Covid–19 patients recuperated from the infection in the last 24 hours, Health Ministry spokesperson Jageshwor Gautam said.

04:59 PM IST

Andhra Pradesh detects 1,933 new Covid-19 cases

In another single-day record spike, Andhra Pradesh detects 1,933 new Covid-19 cases, taking the aggregate tally to 29,168. A record 19 deaths in a day escalate the toll to 328: Government bulletin

First published: Jul 12, 2020 05:45 IST