The Centre took a number of measures to forestall the virus unfold that killed greater than 20,000 folks worldwide
As India continues to reel beneath the specter of novel coronavirus infection, the full variety of COVID-19 sufferers within the nation has surged to 649 on Thursday.
With Tamil Nadu witnessing its first coronavirus casualty, the loss of life toll within the nation has climbed to 13. Of the full instances, 602 are Indians and 47 are international nationals.
Around 87 recent instances of COVID-19 an infection had been reported on Wednesday, taking the full variety of energetic sufferers within the nation to 593.
A complete of 43 sufferers have been cured to this point, in accordance with the Ministry of Health and Welfare.
IN DELHI: With 5 new sufferers from the nationwide capital, the full variety of coronavirus instances has climbed to 35 in Delhi.
IN KERELA: Kerala, which confirmed the primary coronavirus case in India, has to this point recorded 118 COVID-19 instances. Five folks with no journey historical past examined optimism in Indore, taking the full variety of instances in Madhya Pradesh to 15.
There are 16 optimistic instances in Haryana which incorporates 14 international nationals.
IN GOA: Goa has confirmed 33 instances to this point whereas Gujarat has 37 coronavirus instances. The variety of COVID-19 sufferers in Karnataka has elevated to 41.
IN UTTAR PRADESH: Uttar Pradesh has a complete of 37 optimistic instances, together with an international nationwide. A 33-year-old resident of Pilibhit examined optimistic for coronavirus on Wednesday.
The variety of optimistic case in Telangana has reached 41.
IN BIHAR: Three coronavirus sufferers had been confirmed in Bihar. Chattisgarh and Himachal Pradesh even have three sufferers.
While Ladakh witnessed 13 optimistic instances, Jammu and Kashmir reported 11 COVID-19 sufferers.
IN UTTARAKHAND: There are 4 coronavirus sufferers in Uttarakhand, 9 in West Bengal, seven in Chandigarh, and 11 in Andhra Pradesh.
Mizoram and Manipur have recorded one COVID-19 case every.
The Centre took a number of measures to forestall the virus unfold that killed greater than 20,000 folks worldwide. Prime Minister Narendra Modi introduced a nationwide shutdown in India for 3 weeks ranging from Tuesday midnight.
Only important providers like grocery, medical retailers, banks will stay purposeful. Considering the hardships of the widespread man, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman prolonged the deadline of revenue tax submitting to June 30.
The deadline for submitting March, April, May GST returns, and composition returns was prolonged until June 30. Debit cardholders can withdraw money freed from cost from every other financial institution ATMs for the subsequent three months.