News18 » Videos » News18 Shorts

India Records Fifth Death Due To COVID-19, Number Of Positive Cases Rises To 223

Mar 20, 2020 08:20 PM IST India India
Share

India today recorded its fifth death due to the novel coronavirus as an Italian citizen, who had reportedly recovered three days ago, passed away in Jaipur. The country also saw the number of cases rise to 223 as the government imposed a near-virtual lockdown, banning public gatherings, stopping international flights from Sunday and shutting down offices and schools.

India

  • Active Cases

    3,851

     
  • Total Confirmed

    4,281

     
  • Cured/Discharged

    318

     
  • Total DEATHS

    111

     
Data Source: Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, India
Updated: April 06 (06:00 PM)
Hospitals & Testing centres

World

  • Active Cases

    977,696

     
  • Total Confirmed

    1,328,792

     
  • Cured/Discharged

    277,295

     
  • Total DEATHS

    73,801

     
Data Source: Johns Hopkins University, U.S. (www.jhu.edu)
Hospitals & Testing centres