Coronavirus in India Live Updates: Cases in Ahmedabad rise to 4735, death toll 298
- 2020-05-06 16:13
- By dnaindia.com
As per the latest update, the number of active COVID-19 cases in India stands at 33,514 while 14,182 people have been cured and discharged, and one patient migrated. As per the data provided by the Union Health Ministry, 6,245 people are confirmed to have contracted the virus while 368 have succumbed to the disease. Delhi has reported 5,104 cases of coronavirus with 64 deaths and 1468 people have been discharged after the treatment, the data on the MoHFW website showed. Export of alcohol-based sanitizers has been prohibited by Directorate General of Foreign Trade, Ministry of Commerce & Industry JJ Marg police station is completely affected after 4 more men tested positive. A 50-year-old undertrial from Arthur Road prison in Mumbai tested positive and being treated at JJ hospital. Even as the Goa government eased restrictions on tourist taxis amid the COVID-19 lockdown, operators claimed that the move was of no help, as tourism in the coastal state remains suspended. Maharastra minister Vijay Wadettiwar announced: "Those who are stuck in different districts of Maharashtra (due to COVID-19 lockdown), they will be dropped at their villages in the next four days. At least 95 policemen in Maharashtra's Malegaon were found to be coronavirus positive including 29 CRPF personnel. Bihar government cancels leaves of all healthcare workers, reports news agency PTI.