Coronavirus

A total number of #COVID19 positive cases rise to 3072 in India, including 2784 active cases, 213 cured/discharged/migrated people and 75 deaths

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If a confirmed or suspected COVID-19 patient is fever-free "without the help of fever-reducing medication" for at least three days, if it has been "at least seven days" since the coronavirus symptoms first appeared, that person can be considered recovered.

Out of 2,902 cases, 2,650 are active cases and 184 have been cured or discharged or have migrated.

Dr DK Sharma, Medical Superintendent of AIIMS: "The mother delivered a healthy baby through a cesarean delivery on Friday night. Our doctors followed proper protocol during her delivery.

In the last two days, 600 people linked to Markaz Nizamuddin have been quarantined in Delhi and efforts are underway to trace all their contacts, he said.

The Union Health Ministry said today, as the country recorded highest number of cases (601) and deaths (12) in the last 24 hours. 

The Uttar Pradesh government had on Friday said that 1,203 people who had attended the Tablighi Jamaat event in Delhi's Nizamuddin area have been identified.

Later in the day when the fourth case was discovered Sarma said, "One more #COVID19 positive case from Golaghat has been confirmed, taking the total number in Assam to 24. This case is related to Nizamuddin Markaz event in Delhi."