Coronavirus LIVE: Nearly 48,000 cases in Karnataka; positivity rate at 32%


live updates: India on Sunday reported 403,738 new cases of Covid-19 and 4,092 deaths from the disease, a day after more states announced stricter lockdowns.

cases and the overall death toll stood at 2,42,362. It was the fourth day straight that the country had recorded over 400,000 fresh Covid-19 cases.

Tamil Nadu, known for its automobile manufacturing, said it would move from a partial to a full

on Monday, shutting public transport and state-run alcohol retailers. Neighbouring Karnataka state extended a total shutdown late on Friday. India is yet to impose a national

as it did during its first wave last year, but around half of all its states have imposed a total shutdown. The rest are under a partial shutdown.

Hospitals around India have been overwhelmed by a fresh wave of Covid-19 infections with oxygen supplies running short in medical facilities due to the sudden surge in demand.

World update: Worldwide there were 158,298,851 coronavirus cases and 3,295,949 deaths since the pandemic began. The US remains the worst-hit country with 33,452,659 cases, followed by India, Brazil, France and Turkey. 

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