A complete of 6,00,523 COVID-related deaths have been recorded globally out of 1,42,33,355 instances, based on an AFP tally. Europe, with 2,05,065 deaths is the worst-affected continent.
The variety of deaths linked to COVID-19 has doubled in simply over two months, and greater than 1,00,000 new deaths have been registered within the three weeks since June 28.
Here are the most recent updates:
9.00 a.m. | Kerala
Complete lockdown in Kozhikode
All industrial institutions within the district, together with purchasing complexes, malls and supermarkets, have been directed to make sure bodily distancing on their premises, failing which their licences might be cancelled.
The majority of recent COVID-19 instances reported in Kozhikode district on Saturday contracted the illness by native transmission even because the district is poised for a whole lockdown on Sunday.
8.45 a.m. | Delhi
City experiences greater than 1 lakh recoveries from COVID-19
A complete of 1,475 new COVID-19 instances have been reported within the Capital up to now 24 hours, taking the whole to 1,21,582, based on a well being bulletin launched by the Delhi authorities on Saturday.
Also, 26 extra deaths have been reported, taking the toll to three,597. Of the whole instances, 1,01,274 folks have recovered and there are 16,711 lively instances.
8.30 a.m. | Assam
Two prisoners escape from care centre in Assam
Two prisoners escaped from a COVID care centre on the outskirts of Guwahati the place they’d been lodged with different inmates of town’s central jail after testing optimistic for COVID-19.
The incident occurred on Thursday night time, hours after some 30 asymptomatic COVID-19 sufferers got here out of one other COVID care centre in Kamrup district’s Changsari and blocked the adjoining freeway demanding correct meals and water.