Coronavirus Latest Updates: Death toll in India rises to 77 as cases climb to 3,374

Coronavirus Latest Updates: Total COVID-19 cases in India have breached the 3000 marks in India, according to the latest data by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.

Coronavirus Latest Updates in India / State-Wise Count: Total COVID-19 cases in India have climbed to 3,374 in India, according to Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare. According to the ministry, the total death toll has jumped to 77 while 267 people have recovered/discharged. The active number of coronavirus cases in India is 3030.

On Saturday, authorities continued their search for people who had visited the Nizamuddin congregation that turned into a coronavirus hotspot. A dozen men from three mosques in Gautam Buddh Nagar were tested for coronavirus and sent to an isolation facility after it emerged that they might have come in contact with a COVID-19 positive man, who had attended the Tablighi Jamaat in Delhiā€™s Nizamuddin last month, PTI reported. The three mosques are in the Dadri area of Greater Noida, where the coronavirus-infected man, who hails from Hardoi district in Uttar Pradesh, had stayed in the second half of March, and those have been sanitized, police said.

Meanwhile, during a meeting, it was found out that there are between 20,000 and 30,000 ventilators that may be lying dysfunctional across the country. This includes both public and private sector hospitals. The meeting was chaired by the NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant on Wednesday. Many senior representatives of the industry chamber Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) were also there. Meanwhile, India is observing a 21-day lockdown and has entered its 12th day on Sunday.

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