This US State unrolls weekly lucky draw of nearly Rs 7 cr for people who got COVID vaccines

In a bid to encourage participation in the country-wide vaccination drive, the governor of US state Ohio has come up with a cash incentive. Taking to microblogging site Twitter, the governor of Ohio Mike DeWine announced the rolling out of a weekly lottery worth $1 million dollars (more than 7 crore rupees) for every voter […]

With average 600 deaths per day, US records lowest fatality rate in 10 months

Washington: COVID-19 deaths in the US have tumbled to an average of around 600 per day ‘the lowest level in 10 months’ with the number of lives lost dropping to single digits in well over half the states and hitting zero on some days. Confirmed infections, meanwhile, have fallen to about 38,000 day on average, […]