Published on: Friday, January 14, 2022, 07:48 PM IST

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14 January 2022 07:48 PM IST

West Bengal reports22,645 new COVID-19 cases, 28 deaths; fatality rate 1.07%

14 January 2022 07:48 PM IST

Delhi reports 24,383 new Covid-19 cases, 34 deaths and 26,236 recoveries. Active cases 92,273.

14 January 2022 07:48 PM IST

Andhra Pradesh reported 4,528 fresh cases of Covid-19, 418 recoveries and one death in 24 hours ending 9 AM on Friday.

The latest bulletin said the number of active cases went up to 18,313. There were a total of 20,96,755 positive cases, 20,63,934 recoveries and 14,508 deaths so far.

14 January 2022 07:48 PM IST

Kerala govt has decided to suspend offline classes up to 9th standard. Decision made in the high-level meeting held today; Chief Minister's Office said

14 January 2022 07:48 PM IST

No Covid vaccine shortage in Maharashtra, Centre refutes media reports

Refuting media reports on COVID-19 vaccine shortage in Maharashtra, the Health Ministry said the state had over 24 lakh unutilised doses of Covaxin and received an additional 6.35 lakh doses on Friday.

14 January 2022 07:48 PM IST

BMC issues guidelines to keep track of sale, use of home testing kits

In view of the rise in the use of home test kits to detect coronavirus infection, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has issued new guidelines to manufacturers, suppliers and sellers of home antigen testing kits in the city.

14 January 2022 05:07 PM IST

Israel administered 4th COVID-19 vaccine dose to 500K people: Health Ministry

Israel has administered a 4th vaccine dose to more than 500,000 people, the Health Ministry said Friday.

Israel began administering second boosters to the most vulnerable late last month and later began offering them to everyone over 60.

14 January 2022 02:21 PM IST

COVID-19: Schools in Madhya Pradesh to remain closed from Jan 15-31

Amid a surge in COVID-19 cases, all government and private schools in Madhya Pradesh will remain closed for students of classes 1-12 between January 15-31.

14 January 2022 02:20 PM IST

More than 75% of those who died in current COVID-19 wave in Delhi were unvaccinated: Health Minister

More than 75 per cent of those who succumbed to the novel coronavirus infection in the current wave in Delhi were unvaccinated, Health Minister Satyendra Jain said on Friday.

He also said that the city is expected to record less than 25,000 coronavirus cases on Friday.

14 January 2022 01:39 PM IST

Indonesia's 3rd Covid wave expected to peak in mid-Feb

The peak of the third Covid-19 wave in Indonesia triggered by the Omicron variant is expected to occur in mid-February, the Health Ministry said.

The peak will probably happen in the second or third week of February, with daily cases up to 40,000 to 55,000, spokesperson for the Health Ministry's Covid-19 vaccination program Siti Nadia Tarmizi said.

14 January 2022 12:49 PM IST

Delhi Covid cases rising fast but hospitalisation and deaths low: Kejriwal

Covid cases are rising fast but there no reason to worry, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said on Friday while emphasising that hospitalisation and death rates are low.

He asked people to be responsible and assured them that the government has made all preparations and there are enough hospital beds.

14 January 2022 12:47 PM IST

Union Minister Giriraj Singh tests positive for COVID-19

Union Minister Giriraj Singh tested positive for COVID-19 on Friday and has self-isolated himself.

14 January 2022 10:04 AM IST

COVID-19: Maharashtra cumulative vaccination tally crosses 14.21 crore

In the ongoing vaccination drive, Maharashtra on January 13, has vaccinated 6,10,739 in 10,850 sessions.

According to data released by the government, as of 7 am on January 14, Maharashtra has inoculated 14,21,80,208 people.

14 January 2022 09:59 AM IST

COVID-19: India records 2,64,202 fresh cases, 6.7% higher than yesterday in last 24 hours

India reported 2,64,202 fresh COVID cases (6.7% higher than yesterday) and 1,09,345 recoveries in the last 24 hours.

Active case: 12,72,073; Daily positivity rate: 14.78%.

Confirmed cases of Omicron: 5,753.

14 January 2022 09:59 AM IST

COVID-19: Spain to offer booster dose to everyone above 18 years of age

The Spanish government has agreed to offer a booster dose against Covid-19 to everyone aged over 18 in an effort to stop the further transmission of the virus.

With Agency Inputs.

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