Coronavirus Highlights: West Bengal reports first COVID-19 case; GoAir suspends international operations for one month
Highlights of the novel coronavirus pandemic and its impact.
The novel coronavirus, or COVID-19, pandemic has spread across at least 155 countries. There are at least 137 active reported cases of novel coronavirus in India right now. The Union Health Ministry has said that 13 people have recovered so far, but three have died. The third death was reported from Mumbai today.Globally, there have been over 1.82 lakh confirmed cases of COVID-19. At least 7,100 people have died so far — majority of them in China. However, infections have steadily risen in Iran, Italy, South Korea, Spain and the United States. The outbreak is having a major impact on global economy and the stock market. Catch the updates here: