Coronavirus latest updates: Worldwide, the number of COVID-19 cases has crossed 859,913, and around 42,344 have died so far. Stay tuned to Business Standard for COVID-19 LIVE updates
BS Web Team | New Delhi | Last Updated at April 1, 2020, 12:19 IST
Coronavirus India update: The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in India reached 1,590 on Wednesday, with 193 cases, and the number of deaths increased by 10 to 45, according to a tally by Johns Hopkins University. Several people who attended an international conference organized by Tablighi Jamaat at its headquarters in Nizamuddin in Delhi have now tested positive for COVID-19, and at least seven of them have died from the disease. In a statement, the organization has stated that it did not violate any laws and that the event took place before any sort of lockdown was announced.
Coronavirus world updates: The death toll in the United States from the new coronavirus outbreak has surpassed the official tally in China, with more than more 4,000 fatalities recorded. Italy has become the second country to surpass the 100,000 marks in the number of confirmed coronavirus cases. Meanwhile, Spain, the United Kingdom, and France have each reported their biggest overnight jump in deaths since the start of the pandemic.
Around the world, more than 859,917 people have been confirmed to have the virus, and at least 178,357 have recovered. More than 42,344 people have died, and there are over 639,216 active cases at present.