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July 07, 2020 / 11:04 PM IST

Coronavirus News Highlights: Brazil Prez Jair Bolsonaro tests positive; strict lockdown in Bengal's containment zones

Coronavirus India LIVE Updates: Total confirmed cases in India have risen to 7.19 lakh.

Coronavirus News LIVE Updates: Today is the 105th day since India implemented a nationwide lockdown, to curb the novel coronavirus pandemic. India has so far recorded 7,19,665 cases, which includes 20,160 deaths. Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu, Delhi and Gujarat have reported the highest number of cases. However, the recovery rate is rising and now stands at 61.1 percent.

Globally, there have been over
1.16 crore confirmed cases of COVID-19. More than 5.3 lakh people have died so far. Catch the latest updates here:
  • July 07, 2020 / 10:39 PM IST

    Coronavirus in Assam LIVE updates: Total lockdown for a week from Wednesday in Assam's West Karbi Anglong district; third district in the state to impose restrictions to contain COVID-19

  • July 07, 2020 / 10:30 PM IST

    Coronavirus in Maharashtra LIVE updates: Maharashtra govt decides to allow markets, shops to remain open for additional 2 hours till 7 pm from July 9 (PTI)

  • July 07, 2020 / 09:51 PM IST

    Coronavirus LIVE updates: The World Health Organisation (WHO) has wished Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro a speedy recovery. He has tested positive for COVID-19.

  • July 07, 2020 / 09:48 PM IST

    Coronavirus in Odisha LIVE updates | Ganjam Collector: 5-day complete shutdown in all urban areas and 5 block HQs of Ganjam (9-13 July); essential services to continue. Screening and other measures to be done in all NACs, Hinjilicut municipality, all block HQs and  Berhampur Municipality from 9-13 July due to rising cases.

  • July 07, 2020 / 09:44 PM IST

    Coronavirus in India LIVE updates | Drugs Controller General: Considering emergency and unmet medical need for COVID-19, the Central Drugs Standard Control Org has approved Restricted Emergency Use of Remdesivir injectable formulation for treatrnent of patients with severe COVID19 infection subject to conditions and restrictions.

    Drugs Controller General in a letter to Drugs Controller of all States/UTs has requested them to instruct their enforcement officials to keep strict vigil on the matter to prevent the black-marketing and sale of the drug Remdesivir Injection above MRP. 

  • July 07, 2020 / 09:10 PM IST

    Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro tests positive for coronavirus

    Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro, who has drawn a lot of flak for downplaying the coronavirus pandemic-led health crisis time and again, has reportedly tested positive for coronavirus.

    According to a report by The Guardian, Bolsonaro announced on live television that his latest test results have come back positive.

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  • July 07, 2020 / 08:58 PM IST

    Coronavirus LIVE updates | BREAKING: Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro tests positive for COVID-19

  • July 07, 2020 / 08:39 PM IST

    Coronavirus in Mumbai LIVE updates | BMC: No prescription or self declaration required for COVID-19 testing of symptomatic or asymptomatic individuals. Laboratories are free to conduct RT-PCR tests for any individual in accordance with ICMR guidelines. 

  • July 07, 2020 / 08:14 PM IST
  • July 07, 2020 / 08:05 PM IST

    Coronavirus LIVE updates: COVID-19 deaths in Europe pass 200,000-mark, news agency AFP has reported. 

  • July 07, 2020 / 07:43 PM IST

    Coronavirus in Maharashtra LIVE updates: 5,134 new COVID-19 positive cases, 3,296 discharged and 224 deaths in Maharashtra today. The total number of positive cases in the state stands at 2,17,121 including 1,18,558 recovered, 9,250 deaths & 89,294 active cases