Delhi, 12 other states see a rise in weekly Covid cases

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It is not just Kerala and its neighbouring states where Covid-19 infections have been rising over the past few days. As many as 13 states recorded an increase in cases last week, apart from Tamil Nadu which saw no change, although absolute numbers remained low at most places.

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Delhi

Metropolitan City and Union Territory of India
Delhi-Mumbai Expressway covers Delhi, Haryana, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat, and Maharashtra, connecting national capital with financial capital
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Party leader and Deputy Chief Minister of Delhi Manish Sisodia also announced that all farmers would be given free electricity for agricultural work.
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday inaugurated the Defence Offices Complexes at Kasturba Gandhi Marg and Africa Avenue in Delhi. The Prime Minister also..
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COVID-19

Contagious disease caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2)
A study by the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) has revealed that increase in the work volume and intensity, manifestations of stigma and additional..
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Wendy Williams was taken to the hospital for a psychiatric evaluation one day before it was announced that the new season of her show would be delayed due to..
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Kerala

State in southern India
The Centre on Thursday called for increased acceptance of Covid vaccination, responsible travel and festivities, along with proper use of masks and physical..
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Almost 68 per cent of the total Covid-19 cases reported in India are from Kerala, said Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan on Thursday. The Union health..
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Active cases account for 1.03% of total cases. The recovery rate is 97.64%. The weekly positivity rate of 1.93% is below the 3% mark for last 83 days.
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