It can be noted that 619,652 tests for COVID-19 have been conducted on August 4.
Health workers collect blood sample during a serological survey for Covid-19 in New Delhi.
The total COVID-19 cases stand at 18,03,696 including 5,79,357 active cases, 11,86,203 cured/discharged/migrated and 38,135 deaths, said the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Monday. The total fatalities in the country stand at 39,795.
But preparations are continuing for Modi to visit a temple that is being built in honour of Hindu god-king Ram in the northern town of Ayodhya, said the Shri Ram Janmabhoomi Teerth Kshetra Trust, which is driving its construction at the site of a mosque that was razed almost three decades ago. Novavax research chief Gregory Glenn told Reuters the late-stage clinical trial could potentially glean enough data to obtain regulatory approvals as early as December.
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In her caption, she revealed that the couple's first child came at the end of July before writing a short but sweet message about the new baby.
The country had crossed the 18-lakh mark on Monday.
Signs of further recovery were witnessed in June with India's Manufacturing PMI improving from 30.8 in May 2020 to 47.2 in June 2020 with output and new orders contracting at much softer rates than seen in April and May, it said. Simultaneously, growth in recoveries was faster and broad-based across states, growing at 215% to reach nearly 2 million cases by end-July, thereby exceeding active cases by 5,30,000, the report said. Meanwhile, in Badlapur, 61 persons tested positive for COVID-19, taking the city's tally to 2,806 with 48 deaths. - Global coronavirus deaths cross 7 lakh mark. India's population is 138 crore. U.S. alone accounts for 23% of the deaths.
"Value of e-way bills, suggestive of intra and inter-state movements of goods, also picked up strongly in June over May, across all states", the report said. Even the United States is testing a huge number of people.
►WHO Says China Team Interviewed Wuhan Scientists Over Coronavirus Origins The World Health Organization team in China to investigate the origins of the novel coronavirus had "extensive discussions" with scientists in Wuhan where the outbreak was first reported, a spokesman said on Tuesday.