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2 cases of coronavirus confirmed in India

By Geetika Raleh . 3rd March 2020 09:00am
 2 cases of coronavirus confirmed in India

Coronavirus is spreading all across the world like a wildfire and more than 70 countries have confirmed cases of the residents being affected by this deadly virus. Some days ago, the US government confirmed that two people died because of coronavirus and the number of cases ranged from 65 to 88 over the weekend. Total number of deaths which have been caused because of coronavirus has exceeded 3000. China reported 42 deaths making the total number of deaths because of virus 2912.

After China and the US, India has confirmed that two of its residents are infected by virus.

Two positive cases of coronavirus have been assured in India. One of them is in Delhi, while the other has been confirmed in Telangana. The government confirmed this news on Monday. The people who were infected with the virus had travelled to Italy and Dubai before they tested positive with the virus.

The statement issued by the government, it was said that person staying in Delhi had been to Italy and the one from Telangana had been to Dubai. The Ministry of Health also added that both the patients were stable and were monitored all the time for better analysis of their situation.

The first case of coronavirus was confirmed in December 2019 and has infected more than 88,000 people till date. More than 80, 000 people who have been confirmed suffering from the virus are from China. Other than China, it has also affected people staying in South Korea too. In South Korea, more than 4,000 people have tested positive with virus.