2,608 new COVID-19 positive cases, 60 deaths and 821 discharged in Maharashtra today. The total number of positive cases in the state now stands at 47910, including 1,577 deaths and 13,404 discharged: Maharashtra Health Department
We await clarity on the readiness of the respective states & their airports with regard to acceptance of flights, or the conditions applicable to passengers entering the respective states: GoAir
COVID-19 cases climb to 350 in Jharkhand, with 17 new cases being recorded in Koderma, Ranchi, and Simdega: State Health secretary Nitin Madan Kulkarni
A 34-year-old Nepalese national, staying in a quarantine centre near here after his return from Delhi, died of unknown causes on Saturday, said officials.
"Dev Bahadur, a native of Syangja district in Nepal died today morning," said Nautanwa Sub-Divisional Magistrate Jasdhir Singh.
"The cause of his death is being ascertained. He was unwell for the last two days and was undergoing treatment at the Community Health Center here, he said.
The SDM added that Dev Bahadur had returned to Sonauli border on May 18 and had been quarantined at the Nautanwa quarantine centre.
"His condition worsened late on Friday night and he died early today, said Singh.
Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal requests Nagaland CM Neiphiu Rio to reopen inter-state border that was recently shut by the neighbouring state following detection of COVID-19 case in Sonari
710 new COVID-19 cases, 5 deaths reported in Tamil Nadu today; the total number of positive cases in the state now stands at 15,512, of which 7,915 are active cases. Death toll now stands at 103: Tamil Nadu Health Department
A total of 185 people in the state have tested positive for COVID-19 till date, including 57 recovered cases and 3 deaths. There are 121 active cases in the state now: Department of Health and Family Welfare, Himachal Pradesh
3 new cases reported from Jamshedpur. Total positive cases in Jharkhand is 333 now: Jharkhand Health Secretary, Nitin Madan Kulkarni
With 3 deaths and 163 fresh infections, total tally rises to 156 in Rajasthan, number of cases climbs to 6,657: Official
6 new cases have been reported in Central Reserve Police Force today, taking total number of cases to 350 and fatalities to two in the force. There are 129 active cases now: CRPF
Number of active cases rises to 275 in Kerala, with 62 more people testing positive today: Kerala Health Department
10 people, including 9 who recently returned from Mumbai, test positive in Himachal Pradesh, tally rises to 179, number of active cases in state 116: Officials
216 new positive cases reported in the state from 5pm yesterday till 5pm today, taking the total number of cases in the state to 1,959 including 608 discharges: Karnataka Health Department
1,671 Maharashtra Police personnel tested positive so far; death toll 18: Official
One more person was tested positive in West Imphal district yesterday, says Govt of Manipur. With this, the total number of cases has reached 27 out of which 25 cases are active.
591 cases and no deaths reported in Delhi in the last 24 hours. Total number of cases in the national capital rises to 12,910, including 6,412 active cases: Delhi Health Department
Delhi: Migrant workers queue outside Lajpat Nagar police station to board buses. They will be taken on buses to railway stations, from where they will board trains for their respective states.
In last 24 hours, 47 new positive cases have been reported in Andhra Pradesh; taking the total number of cases to 2,561. Death toll rises to 56 after one death was reported: Arja Srikanth, State Nodal Officer
80 new COVID-19 cases in Odisha, total 1,269; active cases 826: Health Department official
20 new COVID-19 positive cases reported in the state till 11:30 am today; taking the total number of cases to 173: Uttarakhand Health Department
China did not register any new confirmed COVID-19 cases for the first time since the pandemic began and detected only two suspicious cases, the countrys National Health Commission reported on Saturday.
Since May 11, the new daily confirmed cases in China, where the pandemic originated last December, have remained below 10 but until Saturday they had never managed to reach zero, reports Efe news
With a total of 330,098 COVID-19 cases, Brazil has surpassed Russia as the country with the second-highest number of infections after the US.
Brazil reached the grim milestone after it reported 20,803 new coronavirus cases on Friday, , while fatalities climbed by 1,001 to 21,048, reports Efe news
With 83 more people testing positive for coronavirus in the last 24 hours in Indore, the overall COVID-19 case count in the worst-hit district in Madhya Pradesh has climbed to 2,933, an official said on Saturday.
Seven people are found to be positive. 6 of them are from Hojai but are in Sarusajai quarantine centre. One is from Dhubri but in quarantine. Total cases in the state stand at 266: Assam Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma
People in Gautam Buddh Nagar will be allowed to move by showing their train or flight tickets, a police officer said.
The officer said that flight and train services are going to be resumed in the coming days, so passengers who have confirmed tickets will be allowed to travel to the airport or railway station without any other pass.
The government has decided to operate domestic flights from May 25 and trains from June 1 and for this online ticket booking has already begun.
Barber shops & salons reopened in Lucknow after district administration gave permission on May 21. A salon owner says, "I am thankful to the District Magistrate for taking this decision. We don't allow entry of clients without masks & follow other guidelines too in the salon."
35-year-old woman tests positive in Chandigarh, tally reaches 219 in UT
2 more employees of Lok Sabha Secretariat, including a security official, test positive for COVID-19: Sources. So far 3 Secretariat employees have tested positive
Tamil Nadu reports 786 new infections, raising number of cases to 14,753; four more fatalities push toll to 98: State health department
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami on Saturday said barber shops and beauty parlours in all municipal areas barring areas falling under Greater Chennai Corporation can start functioning from May 24 onwards.
In a statement issued here, Palaniswami said barber shops and beauty parlours in all areas other than ones falling under the Greater Chennai Corporation will be allowed to open from Sunday onwards