Coronavirus LIVE: Global coronavirus cases exceed 50 mn after 30-day spike
Coronavirus update: Maharashtra has 1,710,314 coronavirus cases, Karnataka 838,929, Andhra Pradesh 838,363, Tamil Nadu 739,147 and UP 487,335. Stay tuned for coronavirus India LIVE updates
The country's death toll has mounted to 126,162. Delhi logged the highest single-day spike of 7,178 new coronavirus cases and its total count of cases hit 4,28,831. Kerala now has over 450,000 cases with 7,002 fresh cases being detected.
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The British government has banned freight drivers who have traveled through Denmark over the past 14 days and aren't residents of the U.K. from entering England, as it tightened travel restrictions from a country witnessing widespread coronavirus outbreaks at mink farms.
Under the new rules that came into force at 4 a.m. Sunday, passenger planes and ships traveling from Denmark, and any accompanying freight, also won't be allowed to dock. Freight drivers had been exempt from the ban.
From Saturday, British nationals or residents returning to the U.K. directly or indirectly from Denmark were required to quarantine themselves with other members of their household until two weeks passed since they were last in Denmark. Non-British national or resident travelers who had been in or transited through Denmark in the preceding 14 days would be denied entry.
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Record spike of 7,745 new coronavirus cases in Delhi take tally to over 430,000; toll rises to 6,989 with 77 more deaths
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Gujarat adds 1,020 new coronavirus cases, 819 recover; 7 die
Bengal's Covid-19 tally rises to 4,05,314 with 3,920 new cases; 59 fresh fatalities push death toll to 7,294
MP reports 891 new COVID-19 cases, 11 deaths
Madhya Pradesh on Sunday reported 891 fresh COVID-19 cases, taking the tally to 1,77,359, while 11 fatalities pushed the toll to 3,028, health officials said.
With 688 patients being discharged from hospitals in the last 24 hours, the cumulative count of recoveries rose to 1,66,403.
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An analysis of federal data from 20 states for The Associated Press finds that new weekly cases among residents rose nearly four-fold from the end of May to late October, from 1,083 to 4,274. Resident deaths more than doubled, from 318 a week to 699, according to the study by University of Chicago health researchers Rebecca Gorges and Tamara Konetzka.
Gujarat adds 1,020 new Covid-19 cases; seven die
Gujarat on Sunday reported 1,020 fresh COVID-19 cases, taking the total count of infections to 1,80,699, the state health department said.
With seven more patients succumbing to the viral infection, the cumulative toll climbed to 3,763, it said.
Situation will deteriorate if steps not taken: Delhi health minister
Amid the rising number of COVID-19 cases in the national capital, Delhi Health Minister Satyendra Jain on Sunday said that the third round of Covid-19 cases in the capital has reached its peak and cases will start declining soon.
"If a person becomes infected then the government is testing his/her entire family, along with the people in its contact. That's why more coronavirus cases are emerging," said Jain, adding that the cases of the virus in Delhi will drop soon.
Manipur reported 245 new Covid-19 cases
Goa reports 149 new Covid-19 cases; 207 recover, two die
The coronavirus case count in Goa went up by 149 and reached 45,065 on Sunday, a health department official said.
The death toll mounted to 643 as two patients succumbed to the infection during the day, he said.
Daily rise of 1,872 Covid-19 cases take Rajasthan's tally to 211,000
A single-day rise of 1,872 Covid-19 cases took Rajasthan's tally of infection on Sunday to 2,11,310 while 10 more fatalities during the same period pushed the death toll to 1,989.
Of the cases reported in the state so far, 16,376 were still under treatment.
According to an official health bulletin, 1,92,945 people have been discharged after treatment till now.
Global coronavirus cases exceed 50 million after 30-day spike
555 new cases reported; 213 from Jammu, 342 from Kashmir.
Nagaland's Covid-19 recovery rate rises to 88.13%
Nagaland on Sunday reported more Covid-19 recoveries than detection of fresh cases, as 101 patients were cured of the disease while 49 new infections pushed the state's tally to 9,474, a health department official said.
The COVID-19 recovery rate in the state increased to an all time high of 88.13 per cent as a total of 8,350 people have recovered from the disease till Sunday. The previous highest recovery rate was 87.86 per cent on Friday, the official.
First Published: Nov 08 2020 | 8:26 AM IST