India recorded 1,543 new coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours and 62 deaths linked to the highly contagious illness. The biggest single-day spike – taking the total to 29,435 COVID-19 cases so far, including 934 deaths.
1. No Cure Or Proven Therapy For COVID-19: Health Ministry
There is still no fix or demonstrated treatment for COVID-19 – in India, however over the world, says wellbeing service. “This incorporates plasma treatment. Plasma treatment additionally has risky outcomes if not done under appropriate supervision. It must be done after endorsement and meeting,” the authorities said.
Plasma treatment is certifiably not a demonstrated treatment. It’s still in trial stage, at the present time even ICMR is doing it as an examination to recognize and do extra comprehension of this treatment. Till it is affirmed nobody should utilize it, it’ll be destructive to quiet and illicit.
2. Delhi, Mumbai, Ahmedabad Among 15 ‘High Case Load’ Places
NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant has identified 15 places including Delhi, Mumbai and Ahmedabad as “high case load” and said India’s success in battling Covid-19 is dependent on them.
Out of these 15, seven districts show particularly high case volumes, like Hyderabad (Telangana), Pune (Maharashtra), Jaipur (Rajasthan), Indore (Madhya Pradesh), Ahmedabad (Gujarat), Mumbai (Maharashtra) and Delhi.
3. PM Modi Speaks To Indonesia President On Coronavirus
Discussed COVID-19 pandemic with good friend President @Jokowi. As close maritime neighbours and Compreshensive Strategic Partners, close cooperation between India and Indonesia will be important to deal with the health and economic challenges posed by this crisis.
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) April 28, 2020
4. China “Deeply Concerned” Over India’s Move To Cancel COVID-19 Test Kits
China is “deeply concerned” over India’s decision to stop using the COVID-19 rapid antibody test kits made by two Chinese companies, the country said today, adding that it hopes India will resolve the issue “reasonably”.
The government on Monday had said not a single rupee will be lost to Chinese firms who provided faulty COVID-19 test kits to India as the orders have been cancelled and the payments not made.
5. 8 New COVID-19 Positive Cases In Karnataka
New COVID-19 positive cases reported in Karnataka taking the total number of cases to 520: Karnataka Government.
8 new #COVID19 positive cases reported in Karnataka from 27th April 2020, 5:00 PM to 28th April 2020, 12:00 noon, taking the total number of cases to 520: Karnataka Government pic.twitter.com/kf9nnjsXve
— ANI (@ANI) April 28, 2020
6. No Fresh Case In 80 Districts Since A Week
“No fresh case reported in 80 districts since last 7 days. In 47 districts, no case has been reported in last 14 days, while 39 districts have not reported a case since last 21 days. Seventeen districts have not reported a case for last 28 days.”
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7. 82 New COVID-19 Cases Reported In Andhra Pradesh
The rapid spread of coronavirus in Andhra Pradesh continued as 82 fresh cases were reported in the last 24 hours, taking the aggregate to 1,259 on Tuesday. For the fourth consecutive day, no COVID-19-related deaths were reported in the state as the toll remained at 31.
7. 64 COVID-19 Cases In Mohali
One more COVID-19 case has reported from Mohali on Tuesday, taking the total number of people infected with coronavirus in the district to 64. Out of 64 COVID-19 cases, 27 people have cured. Two deaths have reported in the district till date.
8. 66 More COVID-19 Cases In Rajasthan
66 more COVID-19 cases have reported from Rajasthan, taking the total number of coronavirus cases in the state to 2,328 on Tuesday.