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Highlights: Mumbai reports 2,256 new Covid-19 cases

With months into the pandemic, the Covid-19 continued to wreak havoc around the world.

By Susmita Pakrasi | Updated: Sep 15, 2020 22:58 IST
Highlights: Mumbai reports 2,256 new Covid-19 cases

India on Sunday registered 92,071 cases and 1,136 deaths due to the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) disease which pushed the country's tally and death toll to 4,846,427 and 79,722 respectively, according to the Union health ministry's dasboard.

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With months into the pandemic, the Covid-19 continued to wreak havoc around the world. While the race for developing Covid-19 vaccine is on, the virus has infected 29,172,136 million people while the death toll stood at 927,920, according to worldometer.

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07:43 PM IST

Delhi deputy CM Manish Sisodia tests positive for Covid-19

Delhi's deputy chief minister Manish Sisodia on Monday tested positive for coronavirus.

06:43 PM IST

Andhra Pradesh reports 7,956 new Covid cases

7,956 new Covid-19 cases, 9,764 recoveries and 60 deaths reported in Andhra Pradesh today. Total number of cases now at 5,75,079 including 93,204 active cases, 4,76,903 recoveries and 4,972 deaths: State Health Department

06:10 PM IST

Himachal Pradesh records 41 Covid cases

Himachal Pradesh records 41 new Covid-19 cases till 5 pm today, taking the total positive cases in the state to 9,655 so far, including 3,418 active cases, 6,143 recoveries, and 77 deaths: State Health Department, Himachal Pradesh

05:07 PM IST

Bengal has 23,624 active Covid-19 cases, says CM Mamata Banerjee

We've 23,624 active cases and 3,945 deaths (86% deaths due to comorbidities). Covid-19 positivity rate in India is 8.53% and here it's 8.21%. Discharge rate in India is 77% & here it is 86.40%. The situation's getting better but we need to be careful: Mamata Banerjee, CM, West Bengal

03:48 PM IST

311 more Maharashtra police personnel test positive

311 more personnel of Maharashtra police tested positive, and five lost their lives, in the last 24 hours. Total 19,385 infections in force thus far, including 15,521 recoveries, 3,670 active cases and 194 deaths.

03:23 PM IST

24 MPs test positive for Covid-19

24 MPs, including the ruling BJP's Meenakshi Lekhi, Anant Kumar Hegde and Parvesh Sahib Singh, test positive for coronavirus on the first day of Parliament's monsoon session.

03:01 PM IST

Haryana CM ML Khattar recovers from Covid-19

ML Khattar returns to Chandigarh after recovering from the disease, urges people to 'religiously' follow guidelines like wearing masks and maintaining social distancing.

02:35 PM IST

Rahul Gandhi takes a dig at PM Narendra Modi

Taking a dig at PM Modi over the rise in country's Covid-19 cases, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi says that the government had asked people to become ‘aatmanirbhar’ which means they should save their lives themselves as prime minister was ‘busy with peacocks.'

02:08 PM IST

Rajasthan reports 793 new Covid-19 cases, 7 deaths

A total of 793 new Covid-19 cases and seven deaths were reported in Rajasthan in the past 24 hours.

01:40 PM IST

Himachal Pradesh records 43 new Covid-19 cases and 38 recoveries today

Himachal Pradesh records 43 new Covid-19 cases and 38 recoveries today, taking the total positive cases in the state to 9,598 so far, including 3,367 active cases, 6,137 recoveries, and 77 deaths: State Health Department, Himachal Pradesh

01:02 PM IST

Asia offers more flu shots to head off Covid-19 complications

Some Asian countries are rolling out early and more aggressive influenza vaccination programs this year, seeking to reduce the potential of people contracting the flu and Covid-19 simultaneously, crippling healthcare systems.

12:29 PM IST

Puducherry adds 414 fresh Covid-19 cases, tally crosses 20k-mark

Puducherry on Monday logged 414 new COVID-19 cases taking the overall tally past the 20,000 mark while nine people including four women succumbed to the virus, a top Health department official said.

12:17 PM IST

Arunachal Pradesh's Covid-19 tally crosses 6,000-mark

The Covid-19 caseload in Arunachal Pradesh crossed the 6000-mark with 146 fresh cases reported in the northeastern state, a senior Health department official said on Monday.

12:10 PM IST

Record 4,198 new cases push Odisha's Covid-19 tally to 1,55,005

Record 4,198 new cases push Odisha's Covid-19 tally to 1,55,005; 11 fresh fatalities take death toll to 637: Health official

11:45 AM IST

India has been able to limit its cases and deaths per million to 3,328 cases per million and 55 deaths per million population: Health Ministry

With our endeavour to manage Covid-19, India has been able to limit its cases and deaths per million to 3,328 cases per million and 55 deaths per million population respectively, which is one of the lowest in the world as compared to similarly affected countries: Health Minister

First published: Sep 14, 2020 05:16 IST