India’s coronavirus count rose to 92,22,216 on Wednesday morning as it reported 44,376 new cases in 24 hours. The country’s toll rose by 481 to 1,34,699. India’s active cases stood at 4,44,746, while the recoveries reached 86,42,771.
The Maharashtra government decided to provide financial aid and 5 kilograms of ration to 5,600 sex workers in Mumbai every month.
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said that his country would have to wait for the vaccine because the first inoculations to roll out are likely to be distributed where they are produced. He added that Canada did not have mass vaccine-production facilities like the US, UK and Germany.
Globally, the coronavirus has infected more than 5.96 crore people and killed, 14,07,873, according to the Johns Hopkins University. More than 3.82 crore people have recovered from the infection.
The national helpline number for the coronavirus is 011-23978046, and a toll-free number is 1075.
These are the helpline numbers for states and the Union Territories.