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India’s Covid-19 cases seen likely to flatten between Jul-end and Aug-beginning

June 25, 2020 10:05 pm0 comments
India’s Covid-19 cases seen likely to flatten between Jul-end and Aug-beginning

(TibetanReview.net, Jun25’20) – The growth in Covid-19 cases in India appears to be likely to flatten in the end of July or beginning of August but dropping guard after that could lead to a second wave, Director Randeep Guleria of IIMS (All India Institute of Medical Sciences) has said in […]

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India to now test all symptomatic cases for Covid-19 infection

June 24, 2020 10:09 pm0 comments
India to now test all symptomatic cases for Covid-19 infection

(TibetanReview.net, Jun24’20) – The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) has on Jun 23 revised its Covid-19 testing strategy to include “The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) has on Jun 23 revised its Covid-19 testing strategy to include “all symptomatic individuals in every part of the country”. The existing […]

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Covid-19 cases in India to peak in mid-July?

June 23, 2020 10:26 pm0 comments
Covid-19 cases in India to peak in mid-July?

(TibetanReview.net, Jun23’20) – India is projected to hit its peak of 259,967 active Covid-19 cases according to the ‘most likely’ model on Jul 15 and 3,86,916 active cases as per the SEIR model on Jul 25, reported timesnownews.com Jun 16. The SEIR model for spread of infectious diseases assumes that people […]

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Global Covid-19 tally hits new daily high as total crosses 8.7 million cases

June 22, 2020 9:57 pm0 comments
Global Covid-19 tally hits new daily high as total crosses 8.7 million cases

(TibetanReview.net, Jun22’20) – The World Health Organization (WHO) has on Jun 22 reported the largest single-day increase in Covid-19 cases by its count, at more than 183,020 new cases, reported the AP Jun 22. This took the global tally to 8,708,008 cases and 61,715 deaths, including 4,743 in the last […]

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India’s Covid-19 cases to touch 600,000 by Jul 1, to keep increasing after that due to low testing

June 21, 2020 8:04 pm0 comments
India’s Covid-19 cases to touch 600,000 by Jul 1, to keep increasing after that due to low testing

(TibetanReview.net, Jun21’20) – It took 78 days for the number of Covid-19 cases in India to reach the first 100,000, but only eight days to add the latest 100,000, noted hindustantimes.com Jun 21. The report said that about 75 per cent of the total infections in India, at nearly 400,000 […]

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WHO warns of a “new and dangerous phase” of the Covid-19 pandemic

June 20, 2020 10:41 pm0 comments
WHO warns of a “new and dangerous phase” of the Covid-19 pandemic

(TibetanReview.net, Jun20’20) – The World Health Organization (WHO) has on Jun 19 warned of a “new and dangerous phase” of the Covid-19 pandemic with people tiring of lockdowns despite the disease’s accelerating spread. Lockdowns imposed to halt the spread of the pandemic have caused crippling economic damage, but the WHO […]

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India seeing new rise in daily increases in Covid-19 cases?

June 19, 2020 11:02 pm0 comments
India seeing new rise in daily increases in Covid-19 cases?

(TibetanReview.net, Jun19’20) – The daily increases in the number of Covid-19 cases in India appears to have assumed a much steeper trajectory, with the country reporting more than 13,000 new cases on Jun 19 morning after registering a sharp increase to more than 12,000 in the preceding 24-hour period. The […]

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India ramping up Covid-19 tests amid continuing surge in cases

June 17, 2020 10:17 pm0 comments
India ramping up Covid-19 tests amid continuing surge in cases

(TibetanReview.net, Jun17’20) – India’s ministry of health and family welfare said Jun 16 that the recovery rate of patients suffering from Covid-19 had improved to 52.47 per cent while the testing capacity had reached 300,000 samples per day, reported timesofindia.com Jun 16. However, the country continues to report around 11,000 […]

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‘India has to ramp up testing ten times to fight Covid-19’

June 16, 2020 10:38 pm0 comments
‘India has to ramp up testing ten times to fight Covid-19’

(TibetanReview.net, Jun16’20) – India needs to ramp up Covid-19 testing by roughly 10 times — at least one million samples daily — to fight the Covid-19 pandemic, timesofindia.com Jun 16 cited Rakesh Mishra, the director of the Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology (CCMB), during a video conference with Telangana […]

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Covid-19 seen likely to peak in India in mid-November

June 15, 2020 11:10 pm0 comments
Covid-19 seen likely to peak in India in mid-November

(TibetanReview.net, Jun15’20) – The peak stage of Covid-19 pandemic in India has been delayed by the eight-week lockdown along with strengthened public health measures and it may now arrive around mid-November during which there could be a paucity of isolation and ICU beds, and ventilators, a study conducted by researchers […]

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