India has entered the Day-16 of its 21-Day Lockdown in nationwide. As per reports, PM Modi and CM will take a call on a lockdown extension on April 11. Covid-19 cases in India have increased to 5,360, and 164 people died till now, according to Worldometer.
According to the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), one sick person could infect up to 406 others in 30 days if there is no lockdown. The ICMR study comes at a time when various state governments have apparently requested the Centre to extend the 21-day lockdown beyond April 14.
Globally, the coronavirus-related Death Toll has surpassed 82,143 and the number of infections has risen to 1,434,235.
Coronavirus world update: The total number of cases in the US has crossed 400,300, and death toll stands at 12,837. Italy has so far registered 135,586 confirmed cases of coronavirus, and it has had 17,127 fatalities, Spain’s total number of cases has shot up to 141,942, and France’s to 109,069.