- According to Health Ministry, The total count of Coronavirus patients reaches 1071 in india
- The death toll is around 27 so far; majorly comprises of 60+ age group
- Maharashtra tops the chart in the most affected state with 217 positive cases
India: Coronavirus patients are increasing worldwide. More than thirty thousand people have died in the world and the number of infected patients has crossed seven lakh. Similarly, the number of corona patients has increased rapidly in India. More than 106 cases of corona have been reported in the last 24 hours. After this, the cases of covid-19 crossed the 1000 mark. The virus has killed 29 people in the country so far.
The Ministry of Health stated that the number of active cases of covid-19 in the country is 942 while 99 people either recovered or were discharged from hospital and one person went out of the country. According to the data, two people died of coronavirus in Gujarat and Jammu and Kashmir.
Maharashtra today reported 12 new cases of the novel coronavirus, taking the count in the state to 215. While five cases were seen in Pune, three are from Mumbai, two from Nagpur, one from Kolhapur and one from Nashik.
The lockdown has also led to troubles for migrant workers who set out on foot for their native villages, prompting the Centre to direct states to seal borders