The number of corona infects in the world crossed 1.64 million on Monday. At the same time, the death toll from this has also crossed 6.52 lakhs. The US and Brazil are badly in its grip. Meanwhile, the final trial of Modrna’s Corona vaccine is starting in the US on Monday. Moderna, a US vaccine manufacturer, has also been given $ 472 million as support.
US has 43.71 lakh infected while the death toll has crossed 1.49 lakh. In these conditions, America is getting very close in manufacturing vaccine, it is considered a ray of hope for the whole world. Modern Inc. has confirmed funding from the US for vaccine assistance. The company said, “This amount will help us a lot in the final phase trial of the vaccine starting on Monday.”
Trump government also aided the company with $ 483 million in April. The results of this vaccine are expected by the end of the year. Meanwhile, Brazil has received 24,000 new cases and more than 500 deaths in 24 hours. So far, a total of more than 24.19 lakhs have been found infected in the country while the death toll has crossed 87,000.
Dubai Makes PCR Test Compulsory
To prevent the spread of the corona virus, Emirates Airlines has released a list of 29 countries under the guidelines from which passengers arriving from Dubai will have to undergo a Covid-19 PCR test. The airline said in its statement that the rule will come into effect from August 1. This test will be compulsory 96 hours before departure, in which children up to 12 years of age and disabled are excluded.
Haj Pilgrimage Started With Restriction
Devotees have started reaching Mecca for the Haj pilgrimage amid Corona infection. This year’s Haj pilgrimage has resulted in many changes due to the increasing infection of the corona. First of all, the number of devotees has been limited. Also, the age limit has been fixed which is 20-50 years. This time people have been allowed to reach Mecca, not from all over the world but only from Saudi Arabia.
France Goes for Free Corona Test for all
The corona virus test has been made free to all citizens in France. Health Minister Oliver Veran gave this information. There are 1 lakh 80 thousand 528 cases of infection here and a total of 30 thousand 192 people have lost their lives.