Addressing a press conference, ICMR DD said 0.04% of 17,37,178 individuals, who received the second dose of Covaxin, were positive for COVID-19, while 0.03% of 1,57,32,754 people, who took the second dose of Covishield, contracted the infection.

A total of 36 lakh of population residing in about 7.16 lakh houses are under these containment zones. These are manned by over twenty five thousand of police personnel.

The British High Commission in India said that the decision is to help prevent the spread of variants of concern and protect the most vulnerable.

Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has issued directions in this regards asking the Medical Education Minister to increase the facilities of GSV Medical  College, Rama Medical College, and Naraina Medical College in Kanpur. 

The state of Maharashtra is one of the leading automotive manufacturing hubs and home to the financial capital of the country.

Hotels earmarked as Covid-19 hospitals: The bed capacity will be augmented in two phases – 2,112 hotel beds will be added in the first phase and 282 in the second phase.

Nortje was last seen in the ODI series against Pakistan. The pacer played the first two ODIs against the Babar Azam-led side and then he made his way to India to take part in the IPL.

The members were informed that a mandatory seven-day quarantine period for all participants will commence from May 22 in one hotel and following three days of training sessions, PSL matches will resume on June 1 with the final scheduled for June 20.

As the Covid-19 numbers spiral out of control, a range of global experts speak on the current situation in India, means to contain it and also the need to ramp up vaccination.

The ICC wouldn't be able to influence anything like that at a national level, but our overall message has been, we recommend