News18 Evening Digest: 22 Covid Patients Dead in Nashik Oxygen Tank Leak, 4th Vaccine Option in Aug & Other Top Stories
An oxygen tank leaked at Dr Zakir Hussain NMC Hospital in Nashik, Maharashtra Wednesday. Maharashtra Health Minister Rajesh Tope said that 22 people dead. Meanwhile a fourth vaccine in the offing in India. 'Biological E vaccine to be available in August,' says Niti Aayog member V K Paul. LIVE NOW
The Uttarakhand High Court has pulled up the state government on what are the preparations for the Char Dham Yatra, which is scheduled to start from May 14. The bench of Chief Justice RS Chauhan and Justice Alok Kumar Verma, while hearing a bunch of PILs concerning the state's handling of the pandemic, made an oral observation that the pilgrimage 'cannot be allowed to turn into another Kumbh'.