Coronavirus in India: According to the report of the Indian Council of Medical Research stated “A total of 415 individuals have been confirmed positive among suspected cases” as on 23rd March 2020, 10:00 AM IST. From 6 PM on Sunday to 10 AM today (Monday) morning, 256 new samples tested, 19 found positive, that is 7.4%.
In a high-level meeting on Sunday by officials, they have decided to lock down 83 important districts across the country where coronavirus cases have been reported. The state governments will take further action on this lockdown.
Coronavirus Cases In India
Total number of cases reported: 415
Number of patients who have recovered: 25
Number of deaths: 8
*as of 23rd March 2020, 10:00 AM IST
Official Update: COVID-19 (23/03/2020 10:00 AM)
In Karnataka on Sunday, six new coronavirus positive cases were confirmed. There are new positive cases in Tamil Nadu, a total of nine, as per the report by minister Vijayabaskar.
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Punjab CM directs provision of free food, shelter, and medicines to those in need. He further sanctioned Rs 20 crores from CM Relief Fund for this purpose.
Tamil Nadu CM announces the allotment of Rs 500 crore under state disaster relief fund to contain the spread of coronavirus.
The Supreme Court makes preparations for hearing of matters through video conferencing for the first time, due to COVID19.
UP CM Yogi Adityanath appeals to people to stay indoors.
Delhi HC asks Delhi government to implement by Monday its proposal to decongest prisons due to COVID-19 outbreak, reports PTI.