The total Number of coronavirus cases in India has risen to 126 with a new case each in Ladakh, Odisha, Punjab, Tamil Nadu and Uttarakhand. Maharashtra is the worst affected state with 36 confirmed cases being reported from there.
The number of deaths have reached 3. The total number of 13 persons have recovered and discharged. The death of a 63 year old male patient has been confirmed today due to COVID-19.
The COVID-19 positive patient was in a private hospital for five days, and was subsequently referred to the Kasturba Hospital, Mumbai. The patient had travel history to Dubai, which he reportedly did not disclose at the time of his admission to the private hospital. His wife is COVID-19 positive and stable.
The Centre has taken the decision to close all the educational institutions including schools and colleges, gyms, museums, swimming pools, theaters till 31st of this month due to coronavirus situation in the country.