While Delhi has turned 14 hospitals, both private and government, across the city into full Covid-19 hospitals, reports of shortage of beds and medical staff are being reported from Karnataka as well.
The DGCI in India, meanwhile, approved the use of Russian vaccine Sputnik V on Monday. It has been registered in India under the emergency use authorisation procedure based on results of clinical trials in Russia as well as positive data of additional Phase III local clinical trials in India conducted in partnership with Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories.
Maharashtra saw a mild dip in Covid-19 cases on Monday recording 51,751 fresh cases in 24 hours.
And it’s not just India, Covid-19 has been rising across the world, with the WHO chief saying that it is not likely to disappear anytime soon.
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