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  • 10:07 PM IST

    Coronavirus in India LIVE: A 23-year-old man from Rajasthan has tested positive for COVID19 in Andhra Pradesh. He is stable and being treated at GGH Kurnool: Kurnool District Collector, Andhra Pradesh

  • 9:58 PM IST
    Coronavirus in India LIVE: The total number of positive cases of Coronavirus in Delhi rises to 49, says Delhi Government
  • 8:23 PM IST
    Coronavirus in India LIVE: Total no. of COVID19 patients in the state is at 181, after 28 new patients found positive today. Till now, a total of 26 patients have recovered/discharged. 104 tests found negative for COVID19 today, says Maharashtra Government
  • 8:06 PM IST

    Coronavirus in India LIVE: Five new cases of COVID-19 have been reported in Gautam Budh Nagar. With this, the total number of cases in the district has reached 23. One case each were reported in Noida Sector 44, Sector 37, Sector 128, and Sector 2 in Mehak Residency of Acheja Village . All areas sealed till March 30



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  • 7:47 PM IST

    Coronavirus LIVE: Delhi Police has set up 24-hour helpline number 01123469526 to resolve issues related to lockdown due to Coronavirus. Total number of calls received on the helpline number till date is 3796.



  • 7:44 PM IST
    Coronavirus LIVE: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has today made one-to-one calls with CMDs of all public sector banks. The FM asked CMDs to make sure there was adequate liquidity at the branch, ATM and banking correspondent level.
  • 7:23 PM IST
    Coronavirus LIVE: First death due to COVID-19 recorded in Telangana today. 6 persons have tested positive today; taking the total number of positive cases in the state to 65.
  • 6:39 PM IST

    Coronavirus LIVE: Total 6 patients (4 from Mumbai) who tested positive for COVID-19 have passed away in the state: Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation, Maharashtra

  • 6:38 PM IST

    Coronavirus LIVE: 6 more COVID19 positive cases in Kerala- 2 from Thiruvananthapuram and 1 each from Kollam, Malappuram, Kasaragod and Palakkad, informs Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan

New Delhi: With officially more than 20,000 deaths all across the world from the novel coronavirus and more than half a million confirmed cases, the numbers are taking a tragic turn, the World Health organisation said. “But let us also remember that around the world, more than a hundred thousand people have recovered,” Tedrox Adhanom Ghebryesus, the director-general of the WHO, said. Also Read - Amid Coronavirus Outbreak, Delhi Police Releases List of 'Potentially Dangerous Domains' | Check Here

“Fight, unite and ignites, this will be my message to the world,” WHO  director-general said. “Vaccine is 12-18 months away. In between, we need therapeutics,” he said. Also Read - Gautam Gambhir Wins Hearts, His Foundation Feeds Needy Amid Coronavirus Pandemic | WATCH VIDEO

The United States on Friday announced $174 million financial assistance to 64 countries including $2.9 million to India to help them fight the coronavirus pandemic. This is in addition to the $100 million aid announced by the US in February. Also Read - Audi, Mc Donalds, Coca-Cola And Other Brands Create New ‘Social Distancing’ Logos Amid Coronavirus Crises

The newly announced assistance is part of a larger American global response package across multiple departments and agencies, including the Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The funding is for 64 of the most at-risk countries facing the threat of global pandemic.

The US State Department said it is providing $2.9 million to help the Indian government prepare laboratory systems, activate case finding and event-based surveillance, and support technical experts for response and preparedness, and more.

“This builds upon the foundation of more than $1.4 billion in health assistance out of the more than $2.8 billion in US assistance for India over the last 20 years,” the State Department said.