23 hours ago.Bangalore, Karnataka, India
The beer lorry is said to have crashed on the highway. (Photo credit: Representative image/unsplash)

  • The incident took place in the Chikkamaglur area
  • Social distancing norms were ignored as no one wore masks
  • Karnataka reported 21,794 COVID-19 cases on Tuesday

6 days ago.Kurnool, Andhra Pradesh, India
As part of the ceremony, people divide themselves into two groups and hurl cow dung at each other. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@ANI)

  • Thousands were seen flouting social distancing norms during the Ugadi festivities in Andhra Pradesh's Kurnool district
  • The incident took place during 'Pidakala Samaram' in Kurnool's Kairuppala village
  • Andhra Pradesh on Wednesday reported 4,157 new coronavirus infections, along with 18 deaths

12 April.Haridwar, Uttarakhand, India
Devotees gather at Har Ki Pauri Ghat to offer prayers during Kumbh Mela 2021, in Haridwa. (PTI Photo)

  • "We are continuously appealing to people to follow COVID appropriate behaviour," Kumbh Mela IG said
  • The IG warned that a stampede-like situation could arise
  • Uttarakhand on Saturday reported 1,233 fresh Covid-19 infections, 317 recoveries, and three deaths

6 April.Texas, USA
Globe Life Field staged last year's World Series between the Los Angeles Dodgers and Tampa Bay Rays. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@Rangers)

  • Around 40,000 fans came to watch the match
  • Texas Governor Abbott allowed the state to fully reopen last month
  • Rangers officials detailed a series of safety protocols for fans 

20 March.Atlanta, GA, USA
School had been disregarding the 6 feet guideline in recent months. (Photo Credits: Representational Image/Unsplash)

  • Social distancing guidelines have been relaxed for US schools by CDC
  • The old guidelines stopped students to come to school in full capacity
  • Students can sit at 3 feet distance in classrooms now

14 March.Washington D.C., DC, USA
Dr Anthony Fauci is United States' top pandemic advisor. (Photo Credit: PTI/AP)

  • He said CDC is considering changing social distancing rules to three feet
  • CDC examined a study and found "no substantial difference" in COVID cases in schools observing six-foot and three-foot rules
  • Fauci said that the CDC will soon issue the new guidelines

12 March.Nagpur, Maharashtra, India
Nagpur's Sitabuldi market crowded with shoppers. (Photo Credit: ScreenGrab-Twitter/@ANI)

  • Nagpur recorded 1,729 new COVID-19 cases on Friday
  • Maharashtra on Friday recorded this year's highest one-day spike in new infection cases
  • It had earlier reported more than 15,000 cases on October 2 last year