64-year-old Covid-19 patient dies at Mumbai hospital
A64-year-old Covid-19 patient died today at Mumbai's Kasturba hospital. With this, the number of novel coronavirus related deaths in India has risen to three. Earlier, two Covid-19 related deaths (one each in Delhi and Karnataka) were reported.
As on March 17, a total of 125 people had tested positive for Covid-19 in 15 states and Union Territories.
With 39 reported cases, Maharashtra has the highest number of Covid-19 positive cases in India. Three of them are foreign nationals.
The first Covid-19 case in India was reported on January 30 in Kerala.