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Delhi Govt Likely To Impose Weekend Curfew

According to the ICMR, 26,20,03,415 samples have been tested up to April 14 with 13,84,549 samples being tested on Wednesday.

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Delhi government to impose a weekend curfew in the national capital to curb rising Covid-19 cases. To announce this information in details, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal will address a press conference at 1:00 pm on Thursday, 15 April. The government may decide on shutting down the weekly open market as well.

India's COVID-19 tally had crossed the 20-lakh mark on August 7, 30 lakh on August 23, 40 lakh on September 5 and 50 lakh on September 16. It went past  60 lakh on September 28,  70 lakh on  October 11, crossed 80 lakh on October 29,  90 lakh on November 20 and surpassed the one-crore mark on December 19.

According to the ICMR, 26,20,03,415 samples have been tested up to April 14 with  13,84,549 samples being tested on Wednesday.

The 1,038 new fatalities include 278 from Maharashtra,  120 from Chhattisgarh, 104 from Delhi, 73 from Gujarat, 67 from Uttar Pradesh, 63 from Punjab, 51 from Madhya Pradesh, 38 from Karnataka, 31 from Jharkhand, 29  from Rajasthan, 25 from Tamil Nadu, 24 from West Bengal, 22 from Kerala,  21 from Bihar, 18 each  from  Andhra Pradesh and Haryana, 13 each from Uttarakhand and  Himachal Pradesh.

A total of 1,73,123 deaths have been reported so far in the country including 58,804 from Maharashtra, 13,046 from Karnataka,12,970 from Tamil Nadu, 11,540 from Delhi, 10,458 from West Bengal, 9,376 from Uttar Pradesh, 7,672 from Punjab and 7,339 from Andhra Pradesh.

(With inputs from PTI)

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