Coronavirus live news: WHO to present China mission findings; Canada pauses AstraZeneca vaccine for under 55sMarch 30, 2021
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The prime minister of Slovakia and his government have resigned after a secret deal to buy Russian Sputnik V coronavirus vaccines triggered a political crisis.
Igor Matovic’s administration is the first European government to collapse over its handling of the coronavirus pandemic. But, according to the Associated Press, the move will keep the country’s current four-party coalition, which holds a comfortable parliamentary majority, in power.
Singapore has no new locally transmitted cases of coronavirus today.
As of 30 Mar 2021, 12pm, we have confirmed and verified that there are no new cases of locally transmitted COVID-19 infection. There are 26 imported cases. https://t.co/vhT0bSMH5g
7 more cases of COVID-19 infection have been discharged from hospitals or community isolation facilities. In all, 60,138 have fully recovered from the infection and have been discharged. https://t.co/vhT0bSMH5g
There are currently 37 confirmed cases who are still in hospital. Of these, most are stable or improving, and 1 is in critical condition in the intensive care unit. https://t.co/vhT0bSMH5g