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Coronavirus: Latest updates on COVID-19 crisis around the world

·1-min read

New Delhi, Oct 31 (PTI) Here are the latest updates on the coronavirus crisis in India and other parts of the world on Saturday.

12:05 p.m.

A team of parents have created a forum for over 100 children with intellectual disabilities to showcase and exhibit their unique artistic talents on a 3D digital platform.

11:24 a.m.

Eighty-four more people have tested positive for COVID-19 in Arunachal Pradesh, pushing the coronavirus caseload in the northeastern state to 14,752, a senior health department official says.

10:36 a.m.

The COVID-19 tally of Andaman and Nicobar Islands rose to 4,317 on Saturday as 12 more people tested positive for the infection.

10:33 a.m.

World silver-medallist Amit Panghal (52kg) and Sanjeet (91kg) struck gold in their first competition after a coronavirus-forced break, claiming the top honours at the Alexis Vastine International Boxing Tournament in Nantes, France.

10:31 a.m.

US-India relationship has bipartisan support in this country and it will be important to any administration as Americans fundamentally believe that the two nations are strong, more secure and prosperous when they are working together on global challenges like ensuring a free and open Indo-Pacific, a top US official says.

10:13 a.m.

With 48,648 fresh COVID-19 infections, India's caseload rose to 81,37,119 as death toll climbed to 1,21,641 with 551 new fatalities.

9:33 a.m.

Jharkhand has not reported any fresh COVID-19 fatality in the past 24 hours, even as 323 fresh cases pushed the tally to 1,01,287. PTI VIS VIS