New Delhi, April 22, 2020: India’s total number of coronavirus positive cases rose to 19,984,on Wednesday, 22 April, including 15474 active cases, 3870 cured/discharged/migrated and 640 deaths, according to the figures released by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.
Meanwhile, the Delhi-Gautam Buddh Nagar/Noida border will be closed completely as a preventive measure to fight the COVID-19 pandemic, the district magistrate of the Uttar Pradesh district tweeted on Tuesday. However, some exceptions have been specified.
The number of coronavirus cases in Delhi rose to 2,156 on Tuesday, but no fresh deaths were reported, the authorities said.
According to the Health Ministry data, there are a total of 18,985 COVID-19 cases across the country, including 15,122 active cases, 603 deaths, 3,259 cured or discharged patients and one migrated patient
Caregivers of senior citizens residing with them, prepaid mobile recharge utilities and food processing units in urban areas have already been exempted from lockdown measures, the Centre clarified on Tuesday
A Cabinet meeting is scheduled to be held at Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s residence on Wednesday
ICMR has advised states to not use the new rapid testing kits for the next two days, as irregularities are being investigated
India’s Case Tally Rises to 19,984
India’s total number of coronavirus positive cases rises to 19,984, including 15474 active cases, 3870 cured/discharged/migrated and 640 deaths, according to the figures released by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare. These are official tally; figures could much more in reality