Coronavirus News highlights: Today is the hundredth day since India implemented a nationwide lockdown, to curb the novel coronavirus pandemic. India has so far recorded 6,04,641 lakh cases, which includes 17,834 deaths. Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu, Delhi and Gujarat have reported the highest number of cases. However, the recovery rate is rising and now stands at 59.5 percent. 'Unlock 2.0', guidelines for which were issued earlier, began yesterday.
Globally, there have been over 1.06 crore confirmed cases of COVID-19. More than 5.1 lakh people have died so far. Catch the highlights here: