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Russia recorded a record high 16,319 new cases of coronavirus on Tuesday, including 4,999 in the capital Moscow, taking the national tally to 1,431,635. Authorities reported a further 269 deaths in the last 24 hours, taking the official death toll to 24,635.
In case you missed it, and are in need of some midday joy, here is the viral video of a doctor in India on Covid-19 duty, clad in full PPE and dancing to a Bollywood song to cheer up patients at a hospital in Assam. Dr Arup Senapati, a surgeon who works at Silchar Medical College, is winning a lot of praise on the internet for his efforts.
Meet my #COVID duty colleague Dr Arup Senapati an ENT surgeon at Silchar medical college Assam .Dancing infront of COVID patients to make them feel happy #COVID19 #Assam pic.twitter.com/rhviYPISwOContinue reading...