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”
One More tests Positive in Odisha
Odisha government on Tuesday reported another case of COVID-19 in the state, raising the total number of cases in the state to 4.
50-Year-Old COVID-19 Patient Dies in Palgarh
A 50-year-old COVID-19 positive patient passed away in Palghar, Maharashtra on Tuesday. The patient was admitted to a hospital since 28 March, reported PTI, quoting Palghar District Hospital.
The latest death raises the state toll to 10.
France Reports 499 COVID-19 Deaths in 24 Hours
French officials on Tuesday reported a record 499 COVID-19 deaths in 24 hours, reported AFP news agency.
Four More Test Positive in Andhra Pradesh
Four new positive cases of COVID-19 were reported in Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh on Tuesday, raising the state total to 44, reported PTI, quoting the Visakhapatnam Administration.
“The four patients had attended the Markaz gathering in Nizamuddin. We are trying to trace the others who attended the gathering, “ said the city administration.
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06:45 AM, 31 MarSix Dead Due to COVID-19 After Attending Religious Gathering
06:44 AM, 31 MarOne More Tests Positive in Chhattisgarh
08:53 AM, 31 Mar68-Yr-Old Passes Away in Kerala's Thiruvananthapuram
09:13 AM, 31 MarMan Lynched in Bihar After Informing Corona Help Center; 7 Arrested
09:19 AM, 31 Mar5 Fresh Cases in Maharashtra; State's Tally at 225
09:31 AM, 31 Mar'850 People Shifted From Markaz Building, Nizamuddin': Police Sources
09:40 AM, 31 MarAnother COVID-19 Patient Dies in Bengal, Death Count at 3
10:21 AM, 31 Mar7 People Evacuated From Iran Test Positive in Rajasthan; Tally at 83
10:38 AM, 31 Mar24 People Present at Markaz, Nizamuddin Test Positive: Health Min
11:52 AM, 31 Mar4 New Cases in Maharashtra; State's Tally at 230
11:57 AM, 31 Mar44 Cases in Indore; MP's Tally at 66
02:01 PM, 31 Mar10 New Cases in K'taka; State's Tally at 98
02:07 PM, 31 Mar65-Yr-Old Patient Dies in Punjab; Toll at 4 in the State
02:14 PM, 31 MarAnother Doctor at Mohalla Clinic Tests Positive
03:04 PM, 31 MarSix New Cases of Coronavirus in Kashmir
04:24 PM, 31 Mar'Working to Ensure Availability of Protective Gear for Medical Personnel': Health Ministry
04:50 PM, 31 Mar'Not the Time to Find Faults But to Take Action': Health Mininistry on COVID-19 Cases in Nizamuddin
05:17 PM, 31 MarMalaysian National Tests Positive, First COVID-19 Case in Jharkhand
06:17 PM, 31 MarKejriwal Says Over 1,500 Evacuated From Nizamuddin Markaz, Seeks Action Against Organisers
06:25 PM, 31 MarCOVID-19 Patient Dies in Kerala's Thiruvananthapuram
06:35 PM, 31 MarCOVID-19 Cases in Maharashtra Spikes to 302
07:10 PM, 31 MarDelhi Police Registers Case Against Tableeghi Jamaat for Alleged Violation of Govt Orders
08:18 PM, 31 Mar50 New COVID-19 Cases in Tamil Nadu, 45 Attended Tablighi Event
08:53 PM, 31 MarGovt Bans Tourist Visas to Tablighi Activists From Abroad
09:21 PM, 31 MarCOVID-19 Death Toll at 35, Number of Cases Rises to 1,397
11:11 PM, 31 MarWest Bengal Reports Another COVID-19 Death
11:17 PM, 31 MarFour More Test Positive in Andhra Pradesh
11:26 PM, 31 MarFrance Reports 499 COVID-19 Deaths in 24 Hours
12:41 AM, 31 Mar50-Year-Old COVID-19 Patient Dies in Palgarh
01:11 AM, 31 MarOne More tests Positive in Odisha