India coronavirus lockdown day 5 live updates | One more death in Maharashtra; India death toll rises to 29


The coronavirus has claimed over 31,000 lives and infected over and above 600,000 people across 201 countries, according to the WHO.

According to data from State governments the number of deaths due to COVID-19 stands at 28 deaths, with 1,035 positive cases. Of this, as many as 921 cases are active ones.

The coronavirus has claimed over 26,000 lives and infected at least 5,75,000 people across 201 countries, according to the WHO. The outbreak has been particularly grim in the U.S., Italy and Spain, apart from China, where it originated in December 2019.

In Italy, the number of cases crossed 10,000 while Spain’s death toll rose by 838 overnight to 6,528.

Confirmed cases rise to 72 in UP

Number of positive COVID-19 cases in Uttar Pradesh climbs to 72, UP directorate of health services said. 11 new cases over the past 24 hours. Four in Noida, two in Ghaziabad, one in Bareilly and four in Meerut.

One more succumbs in Maharashtra; death toll rises to 8

A 45-year-old man has succumbed in Buldhana taking the Maharashtra death toll to eight. This is the first death outside Mumbai Metropolitan Region and in the Vidarbha region. The number of cases has gone up to 203.

3 more test coronavirus positive in Maharashtra, tally rises to 196

With three more persons testing positive for coronavirus in Maharashtra, the number of such patients in the state has gone up to 196, state Health Minister Rajesh Tope said on Sunday.

However, he did not specify the places where these three new patients belong to.

“Three more people have tested positive, taking the tally to 196. However, 34 people have been discharged so far in the state. So the number of active COVID-19 patients in the state is 155,” Tope said.

All the cured and discharged people have been advised to observe mandatory home quarantine for 14 days from the date of discharge, he said.

“The current count of COVID-19 patients in the state is 196- Mumbai and Thane Region 107, Pune 37, Nagpur 13, Ahmednagar 3, Ratnagiri 1, Aurangabad 1, Yavatmal 3, Miraj 25, Satara 2, Sindhudurg 1, Kolhapur 1, Jalgaon 1 and Buldhana 1,” he said.


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