Coronavirus India News highlights: Maharashtra reports 597 fresh cases, total goes up to 9,915
Highlights of the novel coronavirus pandemic and its socio-economic impact. Total confirmed cases in India have risen to 31,787.
The novel coronavirus, or COVID-19, pandemic has spread across 185 countries and territories. Today is the thirty-sixth day of India’s nationwide lockdown, which has been extended till May 3. During his interaction with chief ministers on April 27, PM Modi reportedly hinted that restrictions may continue in hotspots.
Confirmed COVID-19 cases in India stand at 31,787. The death toll from
the outbreak in India is at 1,008. Maharashtra, Gujarat and Delhi have reported the highest number of cases.Globally, there have been over 31.1 lakh confirmed cases of COVID-19. At least 2.16 lakh people have died so far. The United States, Spain, Italy, France, Germany and the UK are the most-affected countries. Catch the latest updates here:
Coronavirus in Rajasthan LIVE Updates | State Health Department: 74 new cases of COVID-19 and 3 new deaths have been reported in Rajasthan today, taking the total number of cases to 2,438 including 55 deaths. 814 patients have recovered from the disease till date.
April 29, 2020 / 09:53 PM IST
Coronavirus in Telangana LIVE Updates | State Health Department: No deaths reported in the last 24 hours in Telangana. 7 new COVID-19 positive cases reported in the state today, taking the total number of active cases to 582.
April 29, 2020 / 09:39 PM IST
Coronavirus in Bihar LIVE Updates | 11 more persons have tested positive for COVID-19; taking the total number of positive cases to 403.
April 29, 2020 / 09:20 PM IST
Coronavirus in India LIVE Updates | Ministry of Home Affairs: MHA held a comprehensive review meeting on the lockdown situation today. There have been tremendous gains and improvement in the situation due to lockdown till now. To ensure that these gains are not squandered away, lockdown guidelines should be strictly observed till May 3.
Coronavirus in India LIVE Updates | Ministry of Home Affairs: New guidelines to fight COVID-19 will come into effect from 4th May, which shall give considerable relaxations to many districts. Details regarding this shall be communicated in the days to come.
April 29, 2020 / 08:40 PM IST
Coronavirus in Maharashtra LIVE Updates | The state has reported 597 cases today and 32 deaths. With this, the total number of cases in Maharashtra go up to 9,915, including 432 deaths.
April 29, 2020 / 08:27 PM IST
Coronavirus in Uttarakhand LIVE Updates | State Health Department: The total number of positive COVID-19 cases in the state is now 55.
April 29, 2020 / 08:16 PM IST
Coronavirus in Gujarat LIVE Updates | With 308 new coronavirus patients detected, number of cases in Gujarat rises to 4,082, while death toll rises by 16 to 197, health officials have said.