Coronavirus cases in India
: The number of coronavirus
cases in India has reached 16,365, and the death toll
jumped to 521. According to the Health
Ministry, close to 2,000 people have recovered from the deadly illness.
The number of coronavirus
cases has reached 3,648 in Maharashtra, the most affected state both in terms of infections and deaths. At least 26 Indian Navy personnel in Mumbai have tested positive for the viral infection. The personnel are part of the INS Angre, a logistics and support facility of the Western Naval Command.
World update on coronavirus:
The worldwide death toll
from the novel coronavirus pandemic rose to 160,784, according to a tally from official sources compiled by Worldometer
. More than 2,332,456 declared cases have been registered in 193 countries and territories since the epidemic
first emerged in China in December.