Amid worldwide coronavirus scare, the total number of positive cases of coronavirus in India reached 34 on Saturday. Two fresh cases were reported from Ladakh.
According to reports, they visited Iran. Another case has been reported from Tamil Nadu. The Tamil Nadu person visited Oman. Sanjeeva Kumar, Special Secretary (Health), Union Health Ministry: 3 more cases have been found positive, the total number of #Coronavirus cases in India reaches 34. 2 cases are from Ladakh with travel history from Iran & 1 from Tamil Nadu with travel history from Oman. All are stable. Two people from Punjab’s Hoshiarpur, with travel history to Italy, tested positive for COVID-19 in the preliminary report.
Speaking to reporters, doctors at Amritsar’s Guru Nanak Dev Hospital (GNDH), (where they have been admitted), said that their final reports were awaited from NIV, Pune, where the samples had been sent. If reports are to be believed, the duo had returned from coronavirus-hit Italy on March 3. From Guru Ram Das Jee International Airport in Amritsar airport, they were taken directly to the hospital after they showed symptoms of the deadly virus, which has killed more than 3,400 people globally.