Coronavirus in India Latest News and Updates: Registrations for the mega Phase 3 vaccination drive will begin at 4 PM today on the CoWIN platform and all eligible adults above 18 years can set the preferred date to get the vaccine jab. The government has already clarified that there will be no walk-in for beneficiaries this time. The Phase 3 vaccination drive begins on May 1. More than one crore vaccine doses are available with states and UTs with the largest stock in Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand and Gujarat. Meanwhile, the United States has asserted that it plans to send 60 million vaccine doses to other countries including India. On the other hand, hospitals in India continue to struggle for medical oxygen amid rising COVID-19 cases. However, the government has said it is making efforts to increase oxygen supply which has already grown by 36 per cent this month. Stay tuned to this live blog for all the latest updates.Also Read - India Reports First Case Of Omicron Subvariant BA.4 in Hyderabad

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  • 10:57 PM IST

    Reliance Foundation is setting up 1,000 bedded Covid Care facilities with oxygen supply in Jamnagar. All services will be provided free of cost to the citizens and the entire cost of setting up and running the facilities will be borne by Reliance: Reliance Foundation

  • 10:55 PM IST

    3,045 fresh COVID19 cases, 22 deaths and 1,098 discharges recorded in Assam today; active cases 21,848

  • 10:19 PM IST

    Punjab and Haryana High Court extends all interim orders until June 30, as COVID19 cases continue to rise

  • 9:18 PM IST

    985 deaths, 63,309 new cases reported in Maharashtra today; case tally reaches 44,73,394

  • 9:18 PM IST

    The total number of COVID19 vaccine doses administered in the country stands at 14,98,77,121 (till 8pm) including more than 20 lakh doses administered today: Ministry of Health and Family Welfare

  • 9:16 PM IST

    Haryana Government has issued directions for restricted sale, distribution of experimental drugs like injection Remdesivir and Injection Tociluzimab used to treat patients with severe COVID-19 infection

  • 8:54 PM IST

    Delhi Fire Services has suspended inspection of buildings for issuing or renewing fire safety certificates till further orders due to COVID-19 surge in the national capital: Officials

  • 8:53 PM IST

    Bihar COVID19 restrictions; shops to close at 4pm, night curfew from 6 pm to 6am, only 50 people allowed at weddings and 20 at funerals

  • 8:53 PM IST

    Mumbai | Due to insufficient vaccine stock, 40 private vaccination centers will be closed on April 29, while the remaining 33 private vaccination centers will also be limited for the second dose only with limited stock: Greater Mumbai Municipal Corporation

  • 8:53 PM IST

    Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot says he has isolated himself after his wife tested positive for coronavirus