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COVID-19 Crisis: Top Headlines At This Hour

Coronavirus Live Updates: With a total of 724 positive cases of coronavirus as on Friday morning, India continues to battle COVID-19, which has claimed 16 lives in the country by far. The nation is on a complete 21-day lockdown as the government has directed strict measures to contain the spread of COVID-19. Meanwhile, global death toll due to coronavirus has crossed 23,700-mark, with more than 5,29,000 positive cases.

India TV News Desk India TV News Desk
New Delhi Updated on: March 28, 2020 8:21 IST
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Coronavirus Outbreak Live Updates:

  • A 65-year old woman died today due to COVID-19 at Kasturba Hospital, Mumbai. This was fifth death in the state due to the virus. An 85-year-old doctor, a likely COVID-19 positive case, also died today at a private hospital in Mumbai, said Maharashtra's health ministry

  • A 10-month-old infant tested positive for novel coronavirus in Karnataka's Dakshina Kannada district, local health officials said.

  • Four more positive cases in Kashmir; all from Srinagar district - 2 have travel history abroad; the other 2 have travel history outside J&K as part of a religious congregation.

  • Himachal Pradesh government cuts the curfew relaxation from six hours to three hours daily

  • British Prime Minister Boris Johnson confirmed that he has tested positive for Covid-19.

  • Death toll due to COVID-19 rises to 17 in India; cases soar to 724: Health Ministry
  • India proposes online platform for SAARC to jointly combat coronavirus
  • A 60-year-old man, who tested positive for coronavirus in Rajasthan's Bhilwara, has died due to comorbid condition
  • AIMPLB urges all Muslims to offer Friday prayers at their homes
  • Rajasthan: A team of health workers at a government hospital in Bhilwara, sing a song to keep up the spirit amid the fight against coronavirus

  • 3 COVID-19 patients from Pune's Pimpri-Chinchwad (Maharashtra) have tested negative in their repeat samples
  • Delhi: People purchase fruits and vegetables from a Safal Store and milk from a Mother Dairy store in Patparganj area

  • Andaman and Nicobar Islands​ reports second positive case of coronavirus. The infected person had travelled with the first positive case. Both in hospital and protocols being followed

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