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Covid-19 Update India: Active Cases Lowest in 537 Days, New Cases Below 10k

Nov 24, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Coronavirus Update India: India recorded 9,823 new Covid-19 infections in 24 hours. Active cases declined to 1,11,481, the lowest in 537 days. 437 new deaths due to the viral infection have been recorded.

Active Covid-19 Cases Lowest In 287 Days In India

Nov 16, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Covid-19 India: With just 8,865 new cases of coronavirus recorded yesterday, the active cases have dropped to 1,30,793, the lowest in 287 days.

Active Covid-19 Cases In India Decline To 1,34,096, Lowest In 523 Days

As active Covid-19 cases have declined to 1,34,096, the lowest in 523 days, only 125 new fatalities have been recorded in the past 24 hours.

Covid-19: India Records 12,514 New Cases; Active Cases Lowest In 248 Days

Nov 01, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

According to Union Ministry of Health's data, active Covid-19 cases in India have been recorded at 1,58,817, the lowest in 248 days while fresh cases recorded yesterday were 12,514.

India Logs 14,306 New Covid-19 Infections, Active Cases Drop To 1,67,695

The death toll due to Covid-19 climbed to 4,54,712 with 443 fresh fatalities, according to Union Health Ministry's data published earlier, Monday.

22 October, 2021

Covid-19: India Logs 15,786 New Infections, Active Cases Lowest In Nearly 8 Months

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Active Covid-19 cases have jumped to 1,75,745 but still stand at a 232-day low. 231 new deaths were recorded on Thursday.

21 October, 2021

India Logs 18,454 Fresh Covid-19 Cases, Recovery Rate Highest Since March 2020

Outlook Web Desk

An increase of 733 cases has been recorded in the active Covid-19 case count in a span of 24 hours, the health ministry said.

15 October, 2021

Covid-19: Odisha's Khordha District Troubling State Govt For Long, More So In Current Festive Season

Sandeep Sahu

Khordha district of Odisha, which consists of the capital Bhubaneswar as well has accounted for nearly 50% of Odisha's daily Covid-19 cases for several weeks now.

15 October, 2021

India Logs 16,862 New Covid-19 Cases: Active Cases Lowest In 216 Days

Outlook Web Desk

While 379 fresh fatalities due to Covid-19 have been reported, the active cases have almost come down to 2 lakhs.

14 October, 2021

India Registers 18,987 New Covid-19 Cases; Below 30,000 Cases For 20th Straight Day

Outlook Web Desk

According to the Union Health Ministry data, active Covid-19 cases are at a 215 day low.

13 October, 2021

India Registers 15,823 New Covid-19 Cases; Below 30,000 Cases For 19th Straight Day

Outlook Web Desk

According to the Union Health Ministry data India total Covid-19 cases have reached to 3,40,01,743 cases.


07 October, 2021

India Logs 22,431 Fresh Covid-19 Cases, Active Cases Lowest In 204 Days

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The daily rise in the number of Covid-19 cases has been below 30,000 for straight 13 days. 318 new fatalities were recorded.

17 September, 2021

Covid-19: US Approves New Use Of Eli Lilly's Drug For Treating Patients

Associated Press (AP)

Before this approval, this drug was only used for people who were confirmed with Covid-19 and were categorized as high-risk ones.

24 August, 2021

Coordinators Confirm At least Ten Positive Covid Cases Amongst Indian Evacuees From Afghanistan

Outlook Web Desk

Union Health Ministry's office memorandum which was issued on Monday said that people arriving from Afghanistan have to undergo a mandatory “minimum 14-day institutional quarantine” at the ITBP facility.

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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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