India reports 941 new cases on COVID 19

India reports 941 new COVID-19 cases for the past 24 hours. Union health ministry has identified 170 districts as COVID-19 hotspots and 207 districts as potential hotspots.

by Kavitha

Updated: Apr 16, 2020 17:57 IST

Tags: India Corona
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The total number of coronavirus cases in India raised 456, and fatalities to 423 States like Maharashtra, Delhi, Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh continue to witness a spike in their number of confirmed corona-positive cases, while Kerala and Andhra Pradesh seem to have successfully flattened the curve. The union health ministry identified 170 districts as COVID-19 hotspots and 207 districts as potential hotspots.

Union home ministry yesterday came out with guidelines detailing some relaxation during the second phase of the lockdown to revive economic activity. April 20, the government will allow agricultural activities, besides construction of roads and buildings less affected by the coronavirus pandemic.

 

Coronavirus world: COVID-19 crisis is taking a heavy toll on the US, with 40 percent of its closed cases being deaths. Total number of confirmed cases (644,089) is more than the combined total of confirmed cases in Italy, Spain, France, and Germany and the next four most affected countries. New York alone has more than 214,600 cases.

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