As many as 15,810 new individuals examined constructive for Covid-19 prior to now 24 hours and 18 deaths have been recorded, the UK authorities figures present. Within the final seven days, 90,511 individuals examined constructive – a rise of 47.9% on the earlier week. 110 individuals have died within the final seven days – a 52.8% rise on the earlier week.
In the meantime, the Mumbai civic physique has knowledgeable that town has had a median positivity price of three.96% and oxygen mattress occupancy of 23.04% over the past two weeks. To be able to management the unfold of the Delta plus virus, the Uddhav Thackeray-led administration introduced again stricter restrictions within the state. Final week, regardless of town’s positivity price and oxygen mattress occupancy ranges trickling right down to the necessities of Stage 1, the BMC had determined to proceed to maintain its Stage 3 curbs.
The European Medicines Company has permitted a brand new manufacturing web site for Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 vaccine, in a transfer that ought to increase manufacturing of the one-dose vaccine throughout the 27-nation EU. The EU drug regulator on Friday stated the brand new web site in Anagni, Italy, will end manufacturing of the J&J vaccine, which was licensed to be used in adults throughout Europe in March.