Covid update: Germany flights cancelled; New York’s positivity rate rises

From Congress leader Ahmed Patel testing positive to flights to Germany getting cancelled, here are the top updates on coronavirus. Senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel tested positive on Thursday. The leader urged people who came in contact with him recently, to self-isolate. Meanwhile, Lufthansa cancelled flights from India to Germany till October. This comes after Aviation Ministry extended the ban on international flights till October 31 but increased 16 new destinations in the air bubble. The coronavirus positivity rate in New York rose to 6.5%. Watch the full video for more details on the pandemic.