In Madhya Pradesh's Chitrakoot, a woman walked 30km carrying her one-year-old sick child to a hospital after she could not find any transport due to the nationwide lockdown.
The tallies, using data collected by the media offices from national authorities and information from the World Health Organization (WHO), probably reflect only a fraction of the actual number of infections.
The groom dressed up, took a motorbike, his father and two friends on another motorbike and sped away to his bride's home in Uttar Pradesh, India, on Thursday night.
The Twitter account for "Top Chef” offered condolences and called Cardoz an "inspiration to chefs around the world.”
“We apologise if some of the tips we shared were inappropriate and touched on the sensitivities of some parties,” the ministry’s women development department said in a statement.
Members of the Bihari community — descendants of refugees who fled to Bangladesh after the partition of India in 1947 — say the pandemic has highlighted the discrimination they have endured for decades.
President Mahmud Abbas renewed a coronavirus lockdown in Palestinian-ruled areas of the West Bank for a further month late Monday, though some measures will be eased.
In the southern city of Bengaluru, a helicopter showered flowers over Victoria Hospital, as doctors and other medical workers in hospital gowns and masks cheered on, local television showed. A military band played alongside.
Sectors that are intertwined with the global supply chain such as biopharmaceutical and petrochemicals as well precision manufacturing will be among priority sectors, Chan Chun Sing told reporters.
More than 242,000 people have been killed and 3.4 million infected worldwide by the virus, which has left half of humanity under some form of lockdown and pushed the global economy towards its worst downturn since the Great Depression.