COVID-19: Death Toll Rises to 35, Cases Spike to 1,397
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The death toll due to COVID-19 rose to 35 in the country on Tuesday, 31 March, while the number of cases spiked to 1,397, the Health Ministry said on Tuesday.
The death toll due to coronavirus in the United States has exceeded the official China tally, AFP reported quoting John Hopkins on Tuesday.
23 COVID-19 positive cases were reported in Delhi on Tuesday, taking the total number of cases in the national capital to 120, Delhi Health Department said.
India is set to increase testing in ten identified “hotspots” where “unusual” transmission has been detected. It includes Dilshad Garden and Nizamuddin, both in Delhi, the others being Noida, Meerut, Mumbai, Pune, Bhilwara, Ahmedabad, Kasaragod and Pathanamthitta.
- Jharkhand reported its first COVID-19 case after a Malaysian woman tested positive for the virus, a senior official said on Tuesday
- The Supreme Court on Tuesday asked Centre to set up a portal within 24 hours to counter the panic being spread through fake news
- The Health Ministry on Monday stated that India is still in the local transmission stage
- The Centre on Sunday asked all states and Union territories to allow transportation of all goods during the nationwide lockdown
- Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal has “appealed to the large number of people, who are returning from cities they work in, to stay wherever they are”
Six Dead Due to COVID-19 After Attending Religious Gathering
Six men from Telangana were the latest victims of the COVID-19 disease after they attending a religious congregation on Monday in Nizamuddin, Delhi, reported PTI, quoting the Telangana government.
Three Discharged After Being Treated for COVID-19 in Kerala
Three members of a family who returned from Italy and their two close relatives who had tested positive for COVID-19 were discharged from Pathanamthitta general hospital on 30 March, reported ANI.
One More Tests Positive in Chhattisgarh
A resident of Korba, Chhattisgarh tested positive for COVID-19 on Monday, reported ANI, quoting NM Nagarkar, Director of Raipur AIIMS. The latest cases raise the total number of cases in the state to eight.
In First, UN Security Council Approves Resolutions Remotely
The UN Security Council has for the first time approved resolutions remotely after painstaking negotiations among diplomats who are teleworking due to the coronavirus pandemic, reported AFP.
The Security Council on Monday unanimously voted for four resolutions, including one that extended through April 2021, the expiring mandate of UN experts who are monitoring sanctions on North Korea, diplomats said.
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1:15 AM, 31 MarSix Dead Due to COVID-19 After Attending Religious Gathering
1:14 AM, 31 MarOne More Tests Positive in Chhattisgarh
3:23 AM, 31 Mar68-Yr-Old Passes Away in Kerala's Thiruvananthapuram
3:43 AM, 31 MarMan Lynched in Bihar After Informing Corona Help Center; 7 Arrested
3:49 AM, 31 Mar5 Fresh Cases in Maharashtra; State's Tally at 225
4:01 AM, 31 Mar'850 People Shifted From Markaz Building, Nizamuddin': Police Sources
4:10 AM, 31 MarAnother COVID-19 Patient Dies in Bengal, Death Count at 3
4:51 AM, 31 Mar7 People Evacuated From Iran Test Positive in Rajasthan; Tally at 83
5:08 AM, 31 Mar24 People Present at Markaz, Nizamuddin Test Positive: Health Min
6:22 AM, 31 Mar4 New Cases in Maharashtra; State's Tally at 230
6:27 AM, 31 Mar44 Cases in Indore; MP's Tally at 66
8:31 AM, 31 Mar10 New Cases in K'taka; State's Tally at 98
8:37 AM, 31 Mar65-Yr-Old Patient Dies in Punjab; Toll at 4 in the State
8:44 AM, 31 MarAnother Doctor at Mohalla Clinic Tests Positive
9:34 AM, 31 MarSix New Cases of Coronavirus in Kashmir
10:54 AM, 31 Mar'Working to Ensure Availability of Protective Gear for Medical Personnel': Health Ministry
11:20 AM, 31 Mar'Not the Time to Find Faults But to Take Action': Health Mininistry on COVID-19 Cases in Nizamuddin
11:47 AM, 31 MarMalaysian National Tests Positive, First COVID-19 Case in Jharkhand
12:47 PM, 31 MarKejriwal Says Over 1,500 Evacuated From Nizamuddin Markaz, Seeks Action Against Organisers
12:55 PM, 31 MarCOVID-19 Patient Dies in Kerala's Thiruvananthapuram
1:05 PM, 31 MarCOVID-19 Cases in Maharashtra Spikes to 302
1:40 PM, 31 MarDelhi Police Registers Case Against Tableeghi Jamaat for Alleged Violation of Govt Orders
2:48 PM, 31 Mar50 New COVID-19 Cases in Tamil Nadu, 45 Attended Tablighi Event
3:23 PM, 31 MarGovt Bans Tourist Visas to Tablighi Activists From Abroad
3:51 PM, 31 MarCOVID-19 Death Toll at 35, Number of Cases Rises to 1,397
5:41 PM, 31 MarWest Bengal Reports Another COVID-19 Death
5:47 PM, 31 MarFour More Test Positive in Andhra Pradesh
5:56 PM, 31 MarFrance Reports 499 COVID-19 Deaths in 24 Hours
7:11 PM, 31 Mar50-Year-Old COVID-19 Patient Dies in Palgarh
7:41 PM, 31 MarOne More tests Positive in Odisha