Friday, January 21, 2022

ਵਾਹਿਗੁਰੂ

spot_img








Coronavirus: India conducting over 74,000 tests per day

- Advertisement -

New Delhi, May 4, 2020-

The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) said on Monday that more than 11 lakh samples have been tested for novel coronavirus so far.

In a press statement, the apex medical research body of the country said, “A total of 1,107,233 samples have been tested as on May 4, 9 a.m.”

Meanwhile, the Union Health Ministry said, “Our figures are being reconciled with ICMR.”

In addition to this, a Press Information Bureau tweet said: “India achieves a major milestone by crossing one million Covid-19 tests while clocking over 74,000 tests per day.”

Earlier, the PIB had said that the ICMR had crossed the benchmark of testing more than a million samples, which has been done only by a few countries across the world.

In a tweet, it had said, “As on May 3, only few countries have crossed 1 million tests. Out of which the data, according to (‘Our World in Data’) is available for India, US, Germany, Spain, Turkey and Italy.”

As per the Health Ministry, India reported 2,533 new cases in the last 24 hours, the highest single day spike so far, taking the total number of cases in the country to 42,533.  (Agency)


For YesPunjab updates on TELEGRAM, download TELEGRAM and CLICK HERE TO SUBSCRIBE


- Advertisement -

Yes Punjab - TOP STORIES

Punjab News

Sikh News

Transfers, Postings, Promotions

- Advertisement -spot_img

Stay Connected

20,323FansLike
113,530FollowersFollow

ENTERTAINMENT

National

GLOBAL

OPINION

5 ways to manage childhood allergies – By Dr Nidhi Gupta

Motherhood comes with its own mixed bag of emotions; we want to save our child from every little peril that comes their way, including...

Putin’s political chess – By Asad Mirza

Russia has demanded for a new security arrangement in Europe, and threatened war if the US and its NATO allies fail to comply. Western...

Principles that define success – by DC Pathak

Many among the most successful businessmen of our times have written about their experience of what they passed through in reaching to the top...

SPORTS

Health & Fitness

5 ways to manage childhood allergies – By Dr Nidhi Gupta

Motherhood comes with its own mixed bag of emotions; we want to save our child from every little peril that comes their way, including allergies. The most common allergen in India are milk, egg and peanuts. According to the IAP survey, 11.4 per cent children under the age of 14 years suffer from some form of allergies and they usually...

Gadgets & Tech