Coronavirus News India highlights: Delhi govt makes using face masks compulsory, seals 20 hotspots
Highlights of the novel coronavirus pandemic and its economic impact. Total confirmed cases in India have risen to 5,274.
The novel coronavirus, or COVID-19, pandemic has spread across 184 countries and territories. Today is the fifteenth day of India's 21-day lockdown. The total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in India stands at 5,274. The Union Health Ministry has said that 149 people have died due to the disease.Globally, there have been over 14.3 lakh confirmed cases of COVID-19. At least 82,000 people have died so far. With just under 4 lakh, the US has the highest number of confirmed cases. The US is followed by Spain, Italy, Germany and France. The outbreak continues to have a major impact on the global economy. Catch the latest updates here: