A coronavirus patient in Maharashtra has died taking the death toll in India to three. Coronavirus pandemic continues to wreak havoc across countries and take a toll on multiple economies.
According to the latest data from Ministry of Health, India has 125 positive cases of which 17 are foreign nationals. Maharashtra has a maximum 36 cases as per its data and Kerala has 22.
Coronavirus in India LIVE updates:
Euro 2020 Championship, 12-nation Copa America postponed until 2021
The Euro 2020 soccer Championship, trumpeted as a continent-wide feast of football from Dublin to Baku to mark UEFA’s 60th anniversary, was postponed for a year on Tuesday as the coronavirus pandemic claimed its biggest sporting casualty yet.
The Rock Garden of Chandigarh shall remain closed for general public and tourists with immediate effect till March 31, 2020
Due to poor patronization as result of COVID19, 17 trains have been canceled
With first COVID-19 case, Pondicherry goes in for shutdown
Chief Minister V Narayanasamy announced closure of all schools, colleges, cinemas and gymnasium centres in the union territory till this month-end.
The two men at ITBP (Indo-Tibetan Border Police) camp in Chhawla, Delhi who tested positive for Coronavirus had come from Milan (Italy), with a batch of 216 other people on 15th March.
4:45 PM | Maharashtra cabinet shuts all govt offices for 7 days except essential services
Maharashtra cabinet decides all govt offices will be shut for 7 days except essential services
4:40 PM | Russian Dy PM postpones India visit
Russian Dy PM postpones India visit due to Coronavirus
4:10 PM | ISKCON Radha Krishna temple has been shut
ISKCON Radha Krishna temple has been shut amid the Coronavirus crisis
3:48 PM | Puducherry reports its first positive case
3:40 PM | Restaurants and bars to be voluntarily closed for the next three days in Pune
Pune Restaurant and Hoteliers Association: It is decided that all restaurants and bars will be voluntarily closed for the next three days till 20 March to avoid the spread
3:08 PM | 2nd positive case detected in Gurugram
2nd positive Coronavirus case detected in Gurugram.
2:32 PM | Tiger reserves, sanctuaries, national parks and zoos in Uttarakhand to remain closed
Tiger reserves, sanctuaries, national parks and zoos in Uttarakhand to remain closed till March 31.
12:52 PM | 3 more people test positive for COVID19 in Ladakh
Ladakh Commissioner Secretary Rigzin Sampheal: 3 more people test positive for COVID19 in Union Territory of Ladakh. 2 cases from Leh, 1 from Kargil district
12:38 PM | Pakistan Cricket Board postpones remainder of its premier T20 event
Pakistan Cricket Board postpones remainder of its premier T20 event PSL due to COVID-19 pandemic
12:35 PM | All shops in Pune shut for three days
All shops in Pune have been shut down for three days on the call of Federation Of Association Of Pune due to Coronavirus.
12:05 PM | Coronavirus in Maharasthra latest updates: Maharashtra Health Minister holds an urgent meeting
Mumbai: Maharashtra Health Minister Rajesh Tope holds an urgent meeting on Coronavirus. He is meeting leaders from the corporate and health sector; One Covid-19 patient has passed away in Mumbai today.
Tanzania and Somalia on Monday became the latest East Africa countries to confirm their first cases of coronavirus, as neighbouring countries shuttered borders and schools as fears of contagion rose. As the global pandemic takes root in Africa, Chinese billionaire Jack Ma announced he was donating 20,000 testing kits, 100,000 masks and 1,000 protective suits to each of the continent’s 54 countries.
11:58 AM | Pandharpur’s Vitthal-Rakhumai temple shuts its doors
Pandharpur’s Vitthal-Rakhumai temple, another prominent place of worship, shuts its doors in the wake of coronavirus.
11:48 AM | Union Minister V Muraleedharan is in self quarantine after he attended a meeting in a medical institute in Trivandrum on March 14. A doctor there who returned from Spain, tested positive for COVID 19 on March 15
Union Minister V Muraleedharan is in self quarantine after he attended a meeting in a medical institute in Trivandrum on March 14. A doctor there who returned from Spain, tested positive for COVID 19 on March 15. https://t.co/pBzjgrBQGq
— ANI (@ANI) March 17, 2020
11:18 AM | Third death in India as 64-year-old dies in Mumbai
Third death in India as 64-year-old dies in Mumbai
10:20 AM | Doctor who treated 76-year-old man in Karnataka who died of tested positive
Sharat B, Deputy Commissioner, Kalaburagi: A 63-year-old doctor who treated the 76-yr-old man who died due to #Coronavirus, has tested positive. He along with his family has been kept in quarantine at his home. He will be sent to isolation ward today.
The total number of positive coronavirus cases in India has crossed 100-mark and as per the latest data from the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, India has found 110 coronavirus patients till now. on Sunday, PM Modi did a video call with leaders of SAARC nations to discuss the Coronavirus outbreak and steps to control the spread of the deadly disease. Prime Minister Narendra Modi highlighted that India made special efforts to tackle the problem while reaching out to vulnerable groups. PM Modi said India’s guiding mantra has been ‘prepare, but don’t panic’ in dealing with Coronavirus outbreak.