Coronavirus India LIVE Updates

Coronavirus India LIVE Updates: Global death toll top 2 lakh, PM Modi on Mann ki Baat today to address the country As of the last report, the overall number of cases of coronavirus in the country stood at 24,942, including 779 fatalities, and 5,209 recoveries. The worst-hit State is Maharashtra.

While the overall number of reported cases of coronavirus in the country inch closer to 25,000, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Sunday will address the nation in his monthly program on Mann ki Baat. 
This is his second radio address after the initial lockdown to suppress the virus spread was declared on 25 March. The Prime Minister had begged forgiveness in his last Mann ki Baat speech on March 29 for the distress caused to citizens by the extraordinary lockdown steps.
Coronavirus India LIVE Updates

Meanwhile, the World Health Organisation has reported that coronavirus recovery could not prevent citizens from reinfection when the death toll from the pandemic has overturned 200,000 people across the globe. The US is by far the hardest-hit nation in the pandemic, reporting more than 51,500 deaths and more than 890,000 infections reported.

SpiceJet travels Asian Games Gold Medallist Dingko Singh to Delhi for cancer treatment: SpiceJet flew Asian Games, gold medallist, Dingko Singh for his cancer care from Imphal to Delhi at a period when the airlines stop running due to the lockdown. The airline received the Padma award-winning air ambulance service free of charge. SpiceJet Chairman and Managing Director Ajay Singh, who is also the President of India's Boxing Federation, took the decision to travel Dingko to Delhi to help him continue his care for liver cancer.