As many as 40 million doses of such vaccine will be available by the end of the year, the White House said on Friday, adding the Trump administration is ready with a plan to distribute COVID-19 vaccines across the country. The plan would be accomplished as soon as the US Food and Drug Administration gives the necessary Emergency Use Authorisation to them.
As the counting is underway in the Ladakh Autonomous Hill Development Council election, the BJP has so far won 6 seats while one seat has been won by an Independent candidate. The counting is underway for a total of 26 seats in the Ladakh Autonomous Hill Development Council, officials said. BJP, INC and Independents are leading on three seats each, as per trends. BJP, INC, AAP and 23 Independent candidates contested the polls for 26 seats.
Authorities in Sri Lanka on Wednesday widened a curfew and warned of legal action against those evading treatment for COVID19 after reporting an escalating cluster centered around a garment factory in the capital’s suburbs.
Two Turkish soldiers were killed and another was wounded after Kurdish militants fired rockets at a military base in northern Iraq, Turkey’s Defence Ministry said in a statement on Friday.