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22 April 2022 Security News

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COVID-19 Pandemic News

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COVID-19 Pandemic News


  • Shanghai rolls out campaign in decisive battle against raging COVID-19 Global Times 22 Apr 2022 -- The Shanghai Municipal Government announced late Thursday that the city will launch a thorough campaign to eliminate COVID-19 transmission in communities. It includes nine areas including community control, screening tests, traditional Chinese medicine intervention, and preventing spillovers.
  • Chinese mainland reports 2,119 new local confirmed COVID-19 cases, 1,931 in Shanghai People's Daily 22 Apr 2022 -- The Chinese mainland Thursday reported 2,119 locally-transmitted confirmed COVID-19 cases, of which 1,931 were in Shanghai, according to the National Health Commission's report Friday.
  • Shanghai new COVID-19 cases: 1,931 confirmed, 15,698 asymptomatic People's Daily 22 Apr 2022 -- China's Shanghai reported 1,931 confirmed locally transmitted COVID-19 cases and 15,698 local asymptomatic carriers on Thursday, the municipal health commission said Friday.
  • Shanghai to launch new campaigns against COVID-19 People's Daily 22 Apr 2022 -- Shanghai will start a series of campaigns on Friday to cut off all COVID-19 transmission chains in communities as soon as possible, local authorities said.
  • India

  • India's Cumulative COVID-19 Vaccination Coverage exceeds 187.26 Cr India PIB 22 Apr 2022 -- India's COVID-19 vaccination coverage has exceeded 187.26 Cr (1,87,26,26,515) as per provisional reports till 7 am today. This has been achieved through 2,29,29,662 sessions.
  • COVID - 19 Vaccination Update - Day 462 India PIB 22 Apr 2022 -- India's COVID-19 vaccination coverage has crossed 187.44 Crore (1,87,44,58,383) today. More than 17 lakh (17,01,248) Vaccine Doses have been administered till 7 pm today. The daily vaccination tally is expected to increase with the compilation of the final reports for the day by late tonight.
  • Update on COVID-19 Vaccine Availability in States/UTs India PIB 22 Apr 2022 -- As part of the nationwide vaccination drive, Government of India has been supporting the States and UTs by providing them COVID Vaccines free of cost. In the new phase of the universalization of the COVID19 vaccination drive, the Union Government will procure and supply (free of cost) 75% of the vaccines being produced by the vaccine manufacturers in the country to States and UTs.
  • COVID-19 UPDATE India PIB 22 Apr 2022
  • Iran

  • COVID-19 kills 21 more Iranians over past 24 hours IRNA 22 Apr 2022 -- The number of deaths from the coronavirus pandemic in Iran increased to 140,940 with 21 more Iranians killed by the deadly disease over the past 24 hours, Iran's Health Ministry announced on Friday.
  • Taiwan

  • Taiwan reports 3,859 new COVID-19 cases, including 3,766 domestic CNA 22 Apr 2022 -- A total of 3,859 new COVID-19 cases, including 3,766 domestically transmitted infections, were reported in Taiwan on Friday, according to the Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC).
  • Other Countries

  • COVID-19 Restrictions Ease For Millions of Australians VOA 22 Apr 2022 -- Australia's most populous states will on Friday abolish a raft of coronavirus rules, including compulsory isolation for close contacts. Some vaccine mandates for key workers will also be scrapped. Health officials in New South Wales and Victoria say the overhaul to the rules is a "big step" and is part of a plan to "co-exist with COVID-19."

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