Coronavirus in India LIVE Updates May 10, 2021: As India reels under the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic, the country has been reporting more than 4 lakh new cases for several days in a row.  The National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has said that the UK strain (B.1.1.7) of coronavirus is dominant in the parts of north India while the double mutant variant (B.1.617) is mostly present in Maharashtra, Karnataka and Gujarat. Several states have been announcing fresh restrictions or extending statewide lockdown to contain the surge in coronavirus cases. COVID-19 vaccination drive is underway for all adults across most parts of India. Meanwhile, other countries continue to help India out with its shortage in oxygen and other medical supplies by sending COVID aid. Stay tuned to this live blog for all the COVID-19 related news.Also Read - Lockdown-like Curbs in 26 States/UTs, India’s Score on Global Stringency Index Jumps to 74. What it Means

Live Updates

  • 10:32 PM IST

    West Bengal reports 19,445 fresh COVID cases, 18,675 recoveries, and 134 deaths in the last 24 hours.

  • 10:12 PM IST

    Kolkata’s Remedy Hospital, Garia is reportedly low on oxygen. Several Covid patients are admitted to this hospital.

  • 9:43 PM IST

    Centre failed in their vaccination policy, they failed in providing oxygen to state govts & UTs because the supply of vaccine is in the exclusive domain of union govt. They slept on their own scientists’ warning that 2nd wave will come but despite that, the govt failed: Owaisi

  • 9:11 PM IST

    We are also working on a method to ensure that the non tech-savvy citizens and those who can’t operate the CoWin app with ease can also get access to vaccines in time: Maharashtra Minister Aditya Thackeray

  • 9:04 PM IST

    To ensure that vaccination is swift & efficient, after discussing issue with CM Uddhav Thackeray Ji, as guardian minister of Mumbai, we’ve asked Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation to explore possibilities of global procurement of vaccines: Maharashtra Minister Aaditya Thackeray

  • 7:02 PM IST

    Punjab | Anyone seen roaming after 12 pm without curfew pass to be fined and kept in temporary jails set up in four zones. New curfew timing from 12 pm – 5 am that has been put in place today will be effective till further orders: Joint CP (City & Traffic), Ludhiana

  • 6:21 PM IST

    Chandigarh administration decides to extend corona curfew by another one week. The night curfew from 6 pm to 5 am will be implemented. Day-time movement will be allowed.

  • 6:10 PM IST

    Andhra Pradesh reports 14,986 new COVID cases, 16,167 recoveries and 84 deaths in the last 24 hours. Total active cases stand at 1,89,367.

  • 5:33 PM IST

  • 4:55 PM IST

    Delhi reports 12,651 new COVID-19 cases, 319 deaths and 13,306 recoveries in the last 24 hours.