Local transmission of COVID-19 has been seen in Nagpur, some reports are claiming. As per news agency ANI, sources have confirmed that local transmission of coronavirus on a limited scale has been seen in pockets of Nagpur.
The sources added that this cannot yet be classified as community transmission as that would mean a bigger area of spread of coronavirus.
Community transmission is the third stage of a virus outbreak in which the number of cases spike up.
India is currently on stage 2 of the coronavirus outbreak and no community transmission has been seen in any part of the country.
As of Saturday afternoon, India has 271 confirmed cases of coronavirus.