After the surge of coronavirus in Lebanon health minister, Hamad Hassan, has called for a two-week lockdown.

According to Aljazeera, this development occurred in the country, after the Beirut port blast on August 4.

A daily jump of 57,981 infections were reported in India, taking its total to nearly 2.65 million, third only behind the US and Brazil, while the death toll jumped by 941, with the total of 50,921.

Reports from to Johns Hopkins University revealed that the global coronavirus cases surpassed 21.6 million,
while more than 13.6 million people have recovered.

On Casualties, almost 774,300 people have died.