Three more positive #coronavirus cases confirmed; total figure rises to 42

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New Delhi: Total number of confirmed cases of coronavirus rises to 42, with one case each reported from Delhi, UP and Jammu and Kashmir. Sanjeeva Kumar, Special Secretary (Health), Union Health Ministry says. Total 42 positive cases for Corona Virus have been reported till now.

A three-year old child has tested positive for the novel coronavirus, officials said in Kochi on Monday. The child had the travel history of Italy and presently he has been kept in isolation ward at Ernakulam Medical College. This is the first child case reported in India till date and his samples are sent for examination at the NiV lab at Alappuzha.

63-year-old woman tests positive for coronavirus in Jammu, making her first confirmed case in Union Territory.

India till now has reported 42 confirmed cases of COVID-19 which includes 37 active cases of coronavirus, with 3 being discharged. In order to spread awareness, special COVID-19 mobile phone caller tune was also launched by all telecom operators with basic infection prevention messages played when a caller dials-out.

The global death toll has gone high up to 3,825, and the number of cases reported is 109,632.

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