By: FE Online |
UP’s Barabanki emerges as new COVID-19 hotspot
Uttar Pradesh’s Barabanki district has emerged as the new COVID-19 hotspot, with 95 new cases being reported in a single day.
Among those who tested positive, 49 are migrants who had recently returned from other states, the District Magistrate Aadarsh Kumar said. With this, the total number of COVID-19 cases in the district has gone up to 122, the DM added.
Trump says his hydroxychloroquine regimen finishes in ‘day or two’
United States’ President Donald Trump has said that the regimen of antimalarial drug hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) that he is taking to ward off COVID-19 will finish in the next day or two.
Trump had disclosed on May 18 that he was taking the drug despite medical warnings about potentially serious side effects and questions about its effectiveness in preventing the coronavirus.