India Covid Cases News Live Updates: 3,451 new cases and 40 deaths recorded in last 24 hours; The number of active cases stands at 20,635
The death toll rose to 5,24,064 with 40 new fatalities, according to data updated as of 8 a.m.
Active cases account for 0.05 percent of total infections, while the national COVID-19 cure rate has been recorded at 98.74 percent, the ministry said.
An increase of 332 cases was recorded in the number of active COVID-19 cases within 24 hours. The daily positivity rate was recorded at 0.96% and the weekly positivity rate at 0.83%, according to the ministry.
The number of people who recovered from the disease rose to 4,25,57,495, while the case fatality rate was 1.22%.
The cumulative doses administered in the country so far under the national COVID-19 vaccination campaign have exceeded 190.20 crore.
India’s COVID-19 tally had crossed the 20 lakh mark on August 7, 2020, 30 lakh on August 23, 40 lakh on September 5 and 50 lakh on September 16. It crossed 60 lakh on September 28, 70 lakh on October 11, crossed 80 lakh on October 29, 90 lakh on November 20 and broke above the crore mark on December 19.
The country passed the grim milestone of two crores on May 4 and three crores on June 23.
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Cyclone Asani is unlikely to make landfall
The storm in the Bay of Bengal intensified into a cyclone on Sunday, with a wind speed of more than 75 km/h, and is expected to strengthen, the meteorological bureau said. However, it should die out next week without making landfall. Under the influence of the cyclone, the northern coasts of Andhra Pradesh and Odisha are expected to experience strong winds and rains from Tuesday, the meteorological bureau said.
A deep depression intensified into a cyclonic storm named ‘Asani’
“The deep depression has intensified into a cyclonic storm named ‘Asani’. It is moving at 16 km/h in a northwesterly direction. It is 970 km southeasterly from Vishakapatnam and 1020 km southerly -east of Puri,” according to Umashankar Das, Senior Scientist, IMD, Bhubaneswar.
India’s active COVID-19 cases stand at 20,635
Active cases account for 0.05 percent of total infections, while the national COVID-19 cure rate has been recorded at 98.74 percent, the ministry said. An increase of 332 cases was recorded in the number of active COVID-19 cases within 24 hours. The daily positivity rate was recorded at 0.96% and the weekly positivity rate at 0.83%, according to the ministry.
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India reports 3,451 new Covid cases
According to the Union Health Ministry, 40 deaths have been recorded in India in the past 24 hours and the number of active cases stands at 20,635.
Cyclonic storm ‘Asani’ will intensify into a severe cyclonic storm: IMD
Cyclonic Storm ‘Asani’ is highly likely to move northwestward and further intensify into a severe cyclonic storm over the east-central Bay of Bengal within the next 24 hours. It is very likely to reach the coasts of northern Andhra Pradesh and Odisha on May 10, the Met Department said.
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Maharashtra’s Thane records 17 new COVID-19 cases, 1 death
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Odisha will see rainfall on May 10 and 11 due to the cyclone
PK Jena, Special Relief Commissioner, Odisha, said the low pressure has turned into a depression located nearly 1,300 km southeast of Puri and is moving northwest. It will turn into a depression by May 10. Rains are expected in Gajapati, Ganjam and Puri districts of Odisha on May 10 and 11, he added.
A deep depression will turn into a severe cyclonic storm today: IMD
The meteorological department said a deep depression had formed southwest of the Bay of Bengal, about 300 km west-southwest of Port Blair. It is moving northwest and will intensify into a cyclonic storm over southeastern Bay of Bengal in the morning and a severe cyclonic storm over central eastern Bay of Bengal in the evening. today.
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List of partially canceled trains
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List of canceled trains
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