Those who ignore the new rule could face a fine of £100, which would be halved if paid within 14 days. Responding to a customer on Twitter, the supermarket wrote: "We won't be challenging customers without a mask when they enter or when they are in store since they may have a reason not to wear a mask".
The state now has a total of 160,041 cases. Over the past 24 hours, there have been almost 2,000 additional cases in Alabama. Karnataka now has 55,396 active cases, Tamil Nadu has 52,273 and Maharashtra 1,45,785. The recommendations come as many states are grappling with record numbers of new cases and overloaded hospitals, high unemployment rates and pressure to make decisions for the upcoming school year.
Some countries are approaching a critical number of infections that can place stress on health systems, according to the WHO. This picture taken on April 24, 2020 shows a sign of the World Health Organization (WHO) in Geneva next to their headquarters, amid the COVID-19 outbreak, caused by the novel coronavirus.
At the time, lawmakers thought it was a necessary move as millions lost their jobs amid lockdowns to prevent the spread of the virus. "We can not piecemeal this", House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said. "This has been one heck of a challenge for everybody in the country". Nor did he mention new funding for state , local, territorial and tribal governments, many of which are facing massive revenue shortfalls as a result of shutdown orders.
Bharat Biotech and Zydus Cadilla have initiated human clinical trials of their vaccines after getting the approval from the government. Covaxin was the first indigenous vaccine to get permission for human trials by the Drug Controller General of India, on June 29.
But here's the good news, if this experimental vaccine is purchased, it won't cost a dime for Americans to get vaccinated for COVID-19. " Pfizer is seeking regulatory review as early as October 2020 and aims to manufacture up to 100 million doses by the end of 2020 and up to 1.3 billion doses by the end of 2021", Catherine Thorbecke writes for ABC News.