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Friday, Dec 04, 2020

Highlights: Rajasthan reported 1859 new Covid-19 cases

The global tally of Covid-19 cases has crossed the 50 million mark, a worldometers tally shows. As per the tally, 50,722,782 people have contracted the disease thus far, with 1,261,745 losing their lives.

By | Updated: Nov 09, 2020 23:16 IST
Highlights: Rajasthan reported 1859 new Covid-19 cases
A medical staff seen in PPE coveralls during a testing camp for coronavirus (Covid-19) infection. (Samir Jana. HT/Photo)

India's tally of cases of the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) on Monday reached 8,553,657 after 45,903 infections were recorded in the last 24 hours. Earlier, on Sunday, Delhi, which is witnessing a 'third wave' of Covid-19 cases, witnessed its highest-ever spike, with 7,745 new cases taking the national capital's tally to 438,529.

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Globally, the United States, which is the worst-hit country, became the first to have recorded 10 million cases of the disease thus far, according to a Reuters tally. In the past 10 days, the US has reported about a million cases, as well as over 100,000 infections four times in the past seven days, the tally shows.

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11:16 PM IST

Rajasthan reported 1859 new Covid-19 cases

Rajasthan reported 1859 new Covid-19 cases, 9 deaths and 1684 recoveries/discharges on Monday.

Total cases in the state rose to 2,13,169, including 1998 deaths and 1,94,629 recoveries/discharges. Active cases now stand at 16,542

11:16 PM IST

Pfizer says its Covid-19 vaccine 90% effective in Phase 3 trial

Pfizer says its Covid-19 vaccine 90% effective in Phase 3 trial, according to AFP report.

04:07 PM IST

Morocco records 4,596 new Covid-19 cases

Morocco's Covid-19 caseload has reaches 256,781 after the country logged 4,596 new cases. Death toll at 4,272 with 75 fresh deaths.

03:37 PM IST

Hungary PM announces lockdown measures

Hungary PM Viktor Orban has announced secondary schools, universities and restaurants will be closed, and night-time curfew imposed from Tuesday midnight to curb a fast rise in coronavirus infections.

03:33 PM IST

Indonesia logs 2,853 new Covid-19 cases, 84 deaths

Data from Indonesia's Covid-19 task force said the country on Monday recorded 2,853 new Covid-19 cases and 84 deaths. Total cases reach 440,569 including 14,689 deaths.

02:56 PM IST

Union health minister chairs virtual meet with health ministers from nine states

Union health minister Dr Harsh Vardhan holds virtual meeting with health ministers of Andhra Pradesh, Assam, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Kerala, Punjab, Rajasthan, Telangana and West Bengal to review Covid-19 situation.

02:34 PM IST

Two BSF personnel among six new Covid-19 cases in Mizoram

Six more people, including two Border Security Force personnel, test positive for Covid-19 in Mizoram; as state's virus tally rises to 3,096. 476 active cases of the disease in the state at present.

02:06 PM IST

Turkey records 2,516 new Covid-19 cases

Turkey's Covid-19 count has reached 395,255 after the country recorded 2,516 new cases on Sunday. Death toll at 10,887 after 84 new deaths.

01:57 PM IST

Higher new recoveries than cases for 37th day: Health ministry

Trend of recoveries outnumbering new cases has continued for 37th day: Health ministry

01:51 PM IST

47 new Covid-19 cases, one death in Arunachal Pradesh

Arunachal Pradesh reports 47 new Covid-19 cases, one more death. Total tally mounts to 15,436 including death toll at 46.1,509 active cases of the disease currently in state.

01:20 PM IST

126 more Covid-19 cases in South Korea as tally reaches 27,553

South Korea's Covid-19 tally reaches 27,553 after 126 new Covid-19 cases reported on Sunday, including 99 local cases.

01:02 PM IST

Delhi's Covid-19 cases at peak: Health minister Satyendar Jain

It seems Delhi Covid-19 cases are at peak now and experts say it can last for four-five days. Delhi's overall death ratio is 1.59%: Delhi health minister Satyendar Jain

12:42 PM IST

Odisha's Covid-19 tally at 302,793 after 1,219 new cases

Odisha's Covid-19 tally rises to 302,793 with 1,219 new cases; 16 fresh fatalities push death toll to 1,441.

11:53 AM IST

South superstar Chiranjeevi is Covid-positive, had met Telangana CM KC Rao

Actor-politician Chiranjeevi K tests positive for coronavirus and is asymptomatic. He met Telangana CM K Chandrasekhar Rao last week.

11:31 AM IST

2,247 Covid-19 cases in UP on Sunday

Uttar Pradesh on Sunday recorded 2,247 Covid-19 cases and 26 deaths. 1,858 recoveries also recorded in last 24 hours. Caseload at 497,563.

First published: Nov 09, 2020 07:00 IST