Amid the worldwide outbreak of novel coronavirus, India has registered 151 positive cases and three deaths. The government is actively trying to prevent “community transmission”, currently.
Telangana reports 8 new cases
Telangana registered eight new coronavirus patients o Wednesday.
The religious preacher from Indonesia, with a group of 10 was traveling across Karimnagar for at least three days before he tested positive. While seven others in the group have also since tested positive, it is tracing P-5’s direct and secondary contacts that have become a tedious task.
Kashmir reports first COVID-19 case
A man has tested positive for the coronavirus in Kashmir, becoming the first case in the Valley. The patient has had a history of international travel and has been punt under isolation. He arrived on March 16.
Section 144 imposed in Noida and Rajasthan
Section 144 has been imposed in Noida and Rajashthan till April 15. The Police Commissionerate said no religious, social, cultural, sports and business gatherings will be allowed in the district.
Karnataka to put palm stamps on people with international travel history
Following the steps of Maharashtra, the Karnataka government has enforced to put palm stamps on individuals returning from coronavirus-affected countries. The directive is effective from today till April 15.
Maharashtra registers 44 cases of coronavirus; remains the epicenter
A new coronavirus case was reported in Mumbai where a 68-year-old woman was tested positive for COVID-19. The number of cases registered so far has gone up to 44 in Maharashtra.
Bihar orders suspension of all shopping malls, gym, spas and clubs
The Bihar government has shut all shopping malls, gyms, spas, and swimming pools across the state till March 31. The directive has also restricted “all mass gatherings, including family gatherings except marriages” to a “maximum of 50 persons”.