New Delhi: The health ministry has so far confirmed 562 coronavirus cases and said that 512 of these are active cases. Health and Family Welfare Ministry confirms 562 cases of #COVID19 including 519 indians and 43 foreign nationals.
Toll rises to 11 in India . 1st COVID-19 death in Tamil Nadu. 54-year-old man with no travel history has died due to Coronavirus.
India on Wednesday also entered a 21-day lockdown, which is being seen as the only way to break the chain of infection. The lockdown will be in effect till April 14.
The pandemic has infected 4,21,792 people globally, and killed 18,883 across 169 countries or territories, according to an estimate by Johns Hopkins University.