Coronavirus India News Live Updates: Prime Minister Narendra Modi approved keys decisions to boost the availability of medical personnel to fight COVID-19. NEET-PG Exam to be postponed for at least 4 months, the PMO said. Medical personnel completing 100 days of COVID duties will be given priority in forthcoming regular government recruitments. Medical Interns to be deployed in COVID Management duties under the supervision of their faculty, the PMO said.
The daily COVID-19 cases in India showed a slight dip with 3,68,147 new coronavirus infections being reported in a day, taking the total tally of cases to 1,99,25,604, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on Monday. The death toll increased to 2,18,959 with 3,417 daily new fatalities, the data updated at 8 am showed. While the country recorded 4,01,993 new cases on May 1, it had registered 3,92,488 fresh cases on May 2.