Coronavirus updates from India and the world: COVID-19 cases cross 1 lakh mark in India

Maharashtra: The crowd that had gathered at Bandra railway station in Mumbai earlier today, to board a 'Shramik Special' train to Bihar, has been completely cleared now by the police. Only people who had registered themselves (about 1000) were allowed to board the train.

Total number of cases in Karnataka rises to 1373

127 more COVID-19 cases reported in Karnataka from 5 pm yesterday till 12 pm today. Total number of cases in the state is now at 1373, including 802 active cases, 530 discharged & 41 deaths (1 due to 'non-covid' cause): State Health Department

Total cases in Delhi rises to 10,554

500 more COVID-19 cases reported in Delhi in the last 24 hours. Total cases rise to 10554, including 5638 active cases & 166 deaths: Delhi Health Department

55 police personnel of Maharashtra police have tested positive for COVID19, in the last 24 hours. Total number of positive cases in the police force in the state is now 1328: Maharashtra Police

122 new COVID19 positive cases, 1 death reported in the state; the total number of positive cases in the state is now 5629: Rajasthan Health Department

COVID-19 cases cross 1 lakh mark in India

COVID-19 cases cross 1 lakh mark with a single-day jump of 4970 cases & 134 deaths; total cases 101139 & death toll 3163: Ministry of Health and Family Welfare

Global coronavirus cases rises to 4.8 million: Johns Hopkins University

The overall number of global coronavirus cases has increased to over 4.8 million, while the death toll has surpassed 318,000, according to the Johns Hopkins University. As of Tuesday morning, the total number of cases stood at 4,801,282, while the death toll increased to 318,465, the University's Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) revealed in its latest update.

Total 5 companies of CISF and CRPF to be deployed in zones 1,3,5,6 and 9 in Mumbai from today: Mumbai Police PRO

Taking anti-malaria drug for protection against virus, says Trump

US President Donald Trump on Monday said he has been taking anti-malaria drug hydroxychloroquine as a preventive measure against coronavirus. "I have been taking it (hydroxychloroquine) for about a week and a half," Trump told reporters at the White House, asserting that he has zero symptoms of the deadly COVID-19, which has killed over 90,000 Americans in the past three months.

France reports 131 COVID-19 deaths in last 24 hours

France reported 131 deaths caused by the coronavirus in the last 24 hours as admissions to intensive care units (ICUs) fell below 2,000 for the first time since March 22, official figures showed on Monday.

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