Coronavirus epidemic continues wreaking havoc worldwide. According to worldometer.com, so far, 28,692,285 people have been found infected with Coronavirus in the world. Of these, 920,461 people have lost their lives, while 20,606,156 people have also recovered.
On the other hand, US scientists have claimed that children with mild or no symptoms can also spread coronavirus. Researchers have given this information in the report of America’s Center for Disease Control and Prevention.
COVID-19 epidemic the biggest challenge in history: UNGA
A resolution regarding the coronavirus has been passed in the General Assembly of the United Nations. It said that the Corona epidemic has become the biggest challenge in history since the founding of the United Nations.
The proposal has raised concerns about the impact of the epidemic on health, education, poverty, and the global economy.
France: PM refuses to impose lockdown again
In France, over 9 thousand infected cases were reported in the last 24 hours. So far, 3,63,350 people have been found infected and 30,893 deaths have been reported in the country.
However, Prime Minister Jean Castex said that the lockdown would not be imposed again in the country. He also announced reducing the time for keeping the infected in quarantine from 14 days to 7 days.
Turkey: Ban on celebrations and parties in Istanbul
In Turkey, Istanbul has banned any kind of ceremony and boat party at open places. The government has taken this decision in view of increasing cases. The governor said that people were not taking precautions, due to which this step had to be taken.
In the last 24 hours, 56 people have lost their lives and 1671 new cases have been reported. A total of 2.90 lakh cases of infection have been reported here and 6951 people have lost their lives.