The curbs, which will be reviewed on December 15, also restrict opening timings of all hotels, restaurants and marriage palaces till 9.30 om.

The domestic stock markets opened on a positive note today, building on the record closing highs registered in the previous session.

According to the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), a total of 11,59,032 samples were tested on Tuesday while 13,48,41,307 samples have been tested so far.

Patel Became a joint secretary of All India Congress Committee (AICC) during Indira Gandhi's tenure. He then came close to Rajiv Gandhi too and became parliamentary secretary to Rajiv Gandhi.

Patel, also the Treasurer of the Indian National Congress, had tested positive for the COVID-19 on October 1 and was admitted to the Intensive Care Unit of Medanta Hospital in Gurugram on November 15.

The active caseload of the country also continues to remain below 5%. The total active cases in the country today stands at 4.38 lakh which comprises merely 4.78% of total reported cases.

Fighting Covid-19: Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani provided detailed presentation of the measures by Gujarat govt. About 70,000 tests were conducted on a single day, i.e on 23rd November, 2020 in the state.

The overall cases reached 91,77,841including 4,38,667 active cases and 86,04,955 recoveries. With 480 new deaths, the death toll mounted to 1,34,218.

On November 20, the Prime Minister held a meeting to review India's vaccination strategy and discussed important issues related to progress of vaccine development, regulatory approvals and procurement with top officials.

Maha issues SoPs for air, train commuters: Those without Covid negative tests will have to undergo compulsory RT-PCR test at the respective airports at their own cost and if tested positive will have to undergo treatment as per protocol.