Covid19: infections in India rise to 324

Covid19: infections in India rise to 324

Agency News

The novel coronavirus cases in India rose to 324 on Sunday, according to Health Ministry data.

Of them, 41 are foreign nationals and Maharashtra is worst hit with 63 confirmed cases. Kerala has the second highest number of cases at 52.

Delhi has reported 27 positive cases, which include one foreigner, while Uttar Pradesh records 25 cases, including one foreigner.

Telangana has reported 21 cases, including 11 foreigners. Rajasthan has reported 24 cases, including two foreigners. In Haryana, there are 17 cases, which include 14 foreigners.

Karnataka has 20 coronavirus patients. Punjab and Ladakh have 13 cases each. Gujarat has 14 cases while Jammu and Kashmir has four.

Tamil Nadu records six cases including two foreign nationals, Andhra Pradesh, Uttarakhand reported three cases each. West Bengal reported four cases. Odisha has two cases.

Puducherry, Chhattisgarh have reported one case each while positive cases in Chandigarh increased to five. Several states also came out with fresh numbers of positive cases though these were not immediately taken into account by the health ministry.

In wake of this Covid-19 positive cases in the country, India is currently observing a 14-hour-long 'Janta Curfew' until 9 pm today.