Sharpest weekly drop in India’s Covid cases, recovery rate crosses 90%

Fresh Covid-19 infections recorded last week (19-25 October) in India were nearly 16 per cent less than the previous week’s tally while deaths from the virus fell by 19 per cent during this period. Continue Reading

Editorial: Life is ‘colour’ful

Parameters laid down by the Union Health Ministry such as active Covid-19 cases, doubling and fatality rates and cases per lakh population have to be taken into consideration by States and union territories while categorising areas into red, orange or green zones. Continue Reading

Death toll due to COVID-19 touches 199; cases climb to 6,412 in India

The death toll due to the novel coronavirus rose to 199 and the number of cases to 6,412 in the country today, according to the Union Health Ministry. Continue Reading