The figure compares with 24% in January and shows how the Delta variant has ripped through the nation of 1.3bn
Shah Rukh Khan is back on screen. Well, for a few minutes, in an advertisement for a hair colour brand. But, when it is Shah Rukh Khan, that time is enough to burn the Internet. The actor is seen singing and grooving in the ad shot in black-and-white tones. What’s making fans excited is his rugged Pathan look, with beard and long hair.
The Delhi government has now allowed gyms and yoga centres to reopen with 50 per cent capacity as the city goes for phase 5 of the ‘unlock’ process.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the nation today on 7th International Yoga Day programme. The main theme of IDY 2021 is "Yoga for Wellness", which is aligned to the current pre-occupations.
As Covid-19 cases continue to fall across the country, many states have eased Covid-related restrictions. Here are the latest Covid-related updates in different states across India.
Many Indian states eased coronavirus restrictions on Monday including the capital Delhi, where authorities allowed all shops and malls to open, as the number of new infections dropped to the lowest in more than two months.
Delhi reports 131 fresh Covid cases, lowest since Feb 22; positivity rate at 0.22%
States will be given vaccines free of cost from June 21. Centre will procure 75 per cent of vaccine and give to states for free. Private hospitals can buy 25 per cent, but additional hospital charges have been capped at Rs 150.
PM Modi speaks to CMs of UP, Chhattisgarh, Rajasthan, Puducherry to discuss COVID situation as India sees dip in daily cases