Coronavirus News Live: US tracking course of Covid-19 outbreak in India very closely
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday asserted that lockdowns should be the "last resort" to deal with the raging pandemic. Everyone above 18 years of age will be eligible to get vaccinated against Covid-19 from May 1, the central government has said. India's total tally of Covid-19 cases climbed to 1,53,21,089 with 2,59,170 new coronavirus infections being reported in a day, while active cases surpassed the 20-lakh mark, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on Tuesday. Follow DH for latest updates.
US tracking course of Covid-19 outbreak in India very closely
The United States is tracking the course of the Covid-19 outbreak in India 'very closely', the State Department has said. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has advised Americans to avoid all travel to India.