COVID-19: Global Cases Spike to 1 Million; India Cases Cross 2,000
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More than 1,000,000 cases of the novel coronavirus have been officially detected worldwide since the pandemic emerged in China late last year, according to the John Hopkins Resource Centre on Friday, 3 April.
The Union Ministry of Health and Family Affairs on Thursday reported that the death toll due to COVID-19 in India has risen to 53, while the number of cases has gone up to 2,069.
The total number of COVID-19 cases in Delhi has risen to 293 on Thursday, including 182 positive cases from Markaz Nizamuddin, PTI reported, quoting the Delhi government.
“At 9 am tomorrow morning, I’ll share a small video message with my fellow Indians,” Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Thursday.
The health ministry, in a press conference, said that about 400 COVID-19 cases have been found “whose epidemiological linkage can be traced to the Tablighi Jamaat cluster.”
- World Bank on Thursday approved USD 1 billion in emergency funds for India to tackle coronavirus outbreak
- SC has taken suo moto cognisance of a letter sent by Mahua Moitra highlighting the plight of migrant workers amid the lockdown
- 960 foreigners, found to be involved in Tablighi Jamaat activities, have been blacklisted and 9,000 members quarantined
- 328 new cases of COVID-19 and 12 deaths have been reported in India since Wednesday
- More than 45,000 people have been killed in the novel coronavirus pandemic as the disease barrels across the globe
- Around 50 members of medical staff (doctors, nurses and paramedics) across the country have tested positive for COVID-19
Six-Week-Old Dies of COVID-19 in US
A six-week-old infant died of the COVID0-19 in Connecticut, United States, reported AFP, quoting Connecticut Governor Ned Lamont.
UN COP Summit Postponed Over COVID-19 Outbreak
United Nations 26 Climate Change summit has been postponed over the coronavirus pandemic, reported AFP, quoting the UK government.
Three More COVID-19 Deaths in Telangana
The chief minister of Telangana on Wednesday reported three more deaths due to COVID-19, raising the death toll in the state to 9, reported PTI.
Single Largest Spike in US — 884 Deaths Recorded in 1 Day
The United States of America has set a new one-day record with 884 coronavirus deaths, according to Johns Hopkins university, reported AFP news agency.
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1:01 AM, 02 AprThree More COVID-19 Deaths in Telangana
1:55 AM, 02 AprSingle Largest Spike in US — 884 Deaths Recorded in 1 Day
2:25 AM, 02 Apr9 More Cases Reported in Rajasthan; State's Tally at 129
3:11 AM, 02 AprPadma Shri Awardee & Former 'Hazuri Raagi' at Golden Temple Dies of Coronavirus in Amritsar
3:13 AM, 02 Apr12 More Cases in Indore; MP's Tally at 98
3:34 AM, 02 AprCoronavirus: 67-Yr-Old Man From Haryana Dies in Chandigarh
3:48 AM, 02 AprFresh Cases Reported in Maharashtra; State Tally at 338
4:16 AM, 02 AprSix-Week-Old Baby Dies of Coronavirus in US
4:25 AM, 02 Apr52-Yr Old Patient With Travel Hist to Sri Lanka Passes Away in Vadodara
4:47 AM, 02 AprCOVID-19: 1,965 Total Cases, 50 Deaths In India, Says Health Min
4:55 AM, 02 AprNoida CMO Shunted Amid COVID-19 Outbreak
5:34 AM, 02 Apr85-Yr-Old Dies in Rajasthan, Suffered Comorbid Condition of Brain Stroke Paralysis
6:37 AM, 02 AprFirst Case Reported in Arunchal Pradesh
6:45 AM, 02 AprPM Modi Holds Meeting With CMs on Vid Over COVID-19
6:59 AM, 02 AprCOVID-19 Symptomatic Patient Kills Self in Quarantine Ward in UP's Shamlli
7:24 AM, 02 AprSecond COVID-19 Patient in Dharavi Tests Positive, Condition Stable: BMC Official
8:15 AM, 02 AprOne More COVID-19 Patient Dies in Indore; MP Toll Reaches 8
9:07 AM, 02 AprKargil Man Tests Positive for Coronavirus
9:37 AM, 02 AprResident Doctor at AIIMS Tests Positive
10:13 AM, 02 AprDeath Toll in Spain Crosses 10,000
10:37 AM, 02 AprStudents of Classes 1 to 8 Will Automatically be Promoted: West Bengal Govt
11:19 AM, 02 AprAbout 400 COVID-19 Cases Linked to Tablighi Jamaat Cluster: Health Ministry
11:28 AM, 02 AprHome Ministry Quarantines 9000 Tablighi Jamat Workers, Their Contacts
11:40 AM, 02 AprFirst COVID-19 Patient Recovers in Kashmir, Discharged From Hospital
12:07 PM, 02 Apr4 COVID-19 Deaths in Delhi, Including 2 Related to Markaz Event: Kejriwal
12:26 PM, 02 AprAround 50 Medical Staff Across the Country Test Positive for COVID-19
12:44 PM, 02 AprDelhi Police Files FIR After 225 Migrants Found in Majnu Ka Tila Gurdwara
12:46 PM, 02 AprKerala Reports 21 New Cases, Including 8 From Kasaragod
12:59 PM, 02 AprPM Modi to Share Video Message at 9 am on Friday
1:06 PM, 02 AprTamil Nadu Records 75 New Cases, 74 of Them From Jamaat Event
1:15 PM, 02 Apr46 Tablighi Jamaat Attendees Quarantined in Goa
1:31 PM, 02 AprMaharashtra COVID-19 Tally at 416 as 81 More Test Positive, Death Toll Rises to 19
2:00 PM, 02 AprTablighi Jamaat Case: 960 Foreigners Blacklisted, Tourist Visas Cancelled, Says Home Ministry
2:23 PM, 02 AprLockdown Violators Should be Booked Under IPC, DM Act: Home Secy to States
2:56 PM, 02 AprIndia's COVID-19 Tally Rises to 2069, Death Toll at 53
3:05 PM, 02 AprDelhi's COVID-19 Tally Rises to 293, 182 From Nizamuddin Markaz: Delhi Govt
3:25 PM, 02 AprMHA Gives Exemption From Lockdown Transit Arrangement of Stranded Foreign Nationals in India
3:54 PM, 02 Apr9 Months Pregnant Wife of AIIMS Doctor Tests Positive for COVID-19
4:41 PM, 02 AprMaharashtra Death Toll Climbs to 21
5:55 PM, 02 Apr67-Year-Old COVID-19 Patient Dies in Palghar
6:08 PM, 02 AprJharkhand Reports 2nd COVID-19 Case
6:44 PM, 02 AprGlobal Death Toll Crosses 50,000
11:06 PM, 02 AprTrump Tests Negative in His Second COVID-19 Test