With a consistent and sustained increase in recoveries, the gap between recovered patients and active COVID-19 cases has reached nearly 9.5 lakh.

"The former president who underwent life-saving emergency surgery for brain clot on August 10 has not shown any improvement and his health status has worsened. He remains on ventilatory support," the Army Hospital (R&R) said in a statement.

Addressing a press conference here, Rajesh Bhushan, Secretary, Health Ministry said over 2.5 crore COVID-19 tests have been done in the country. He said 18,320 tests per million were being done in the country.

Nagpur based Gillurkar hospital has started the second round of trial of indigenously made Covaxin. 55 volunteers had undergone clinical trial in the first phase a few days ago.

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He suffered two heart attacks today and could not be saved. He was admitted to hospital on Sunday, after testing positive for COVID-19.

Chouhan had tested positive for COVID-19 on July 25. The Chief Minister said that he will be under isolation till tomorrow on the advice of doctors.

The PM said that the number of testing has reached 7 lakhs per day and is also increasing continuously. He said that if we try more in a focused way then we can achieve the target to bring down Case Fatality Rate (CFR) to less than 1 per cent.

"This morning, for the first time in the world, a vaccine against the new coronavirus was registered" in Russia, he said during a televised video conference call with government ministers, as per news agency AFP.

This case brought New Zealand's total number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 to 1,220. None of those people are receiving hospital-level care, he said.