New Delhi: Coronavirus India Live Update: India recorded 1,396 coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours, taking a total of 27892 including 889 deaths.
Meanwhile, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to hold a video conference with the Chief Ministers of the state to end the situation. This is the fourth time the Prime Minister has been negotiating with the states since the countrywide lockout was launched on 14 March. The video-conference – which begins at 10 am – is expected to review the extension of the lockdown. A clear exit plan and how it should be implemented in a phased manner will also be discussed.
Coronavirus news: Assam students from Kota have reached Guwahati
Around 391 children trapped in Kota, Rajasthan was brought back to Assam due to the lockout. They all used a government facility.
At least nine Chief Ministers – mostly from East and Northeast India – are expected to speak during a video-conference with Prime Minister Narendra Modi today. This is the fourth time the Prime Minister has been in talks with the states since launching a nationwide lockout on 14 March. The video-conference – which begins at 11 am – is expected to review the extension of the lockdown. A clear exit plan and how it should be implemented in a phased manner will also be discussed. Read more
April 27, 2020 08:16 (IST)
1,330 coronavirus deaths recorded in 24 hours in the US: report
According to data reported late Sunday night by Johns Hopkins University, the United States recorded 1,330 more coronavirus deaths in the last 24 hours.
April 27, 2020 07:29 (IST)
COVID 19: People in Vegetable Market in Delhi to Buy Essential Items
In the Okhla vegetable market in Delhi, people go to the coronavirus lockdown to buy essential goods. A nationwide lockdown imposed to counter COVID19 will last until May 3, 2020.
According to the latest figures from the country’s Ministry of Health, the number of COVID-19 cases in Sri Lanka has increased to 505. Of all confirmed cases, 95 are marines who recently contracted the virus and came into contact with a team of naval officers in Suduvela, Ja-Ila, in search of suspected patients and drug smugglers.