Covid LIVE: India records 18,795 cases, lowest single-day peak in 6 months
Nirma Devi, 31, and Phula Devi, 30, hold boxes of Covishield vaccines as they pose for a photo in the village of Malana in the Kullu district of the Himalayan state of Himachal Pradesh . Photo: Reuters
Delhi has reported 32 cases of Covid-19 and no deaths. Kerala has registered 11,699 new cases of Covid-19 and Maharashtra 2,432 cases.
Black marketing during the second wave of Covid-19 meant that large numbers of people had to pay much more than the actual tariff to access healthcare facilities, a recent investigation revealed.
A survey of more than 24,000 people across the country by local circles said the government should come up with a better mechanism to track the supply of Covid-related drugs, oxygen cylinders and concentrators through unique identification in order to that the location of these products can be digitally tracked by manufacturers.