In South Asia, according to IISS, the pandemic severely disrupted economies and tested governance and public-health infrastructure.
Former Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi’s health condition has deteriorated and he is now under mechanical ventilation at Guwahati Medical College and Hospital (GMCH).
Russia’s President Vladimir Putin told G20 leaders on Nov. 21 that Russia was ready to provide its Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine to other countries who need it.
Here’s the coronavirus death toll through November 20.
President Xi Jinping said on Saturday that China is ready to step up global COVID-19 vaccine cooperation, and called for better international coordination on policies to facilitate movement of people.
Bharat Biotech’s much-awaited COVID-19 vaccine Covaxin reported a serious adverse event during the Phase 1 clinical trials in August.
D. Arun Kumar (47), Additional Chief Medical Superintendent at Railway Hospital, Mysuru, succumbed to complications related to COVID-19 on Saturday.