Coronavirus LIVE: 1,515 new cases in Tamil Nadu; state tally now 48,019


A boy or girl getting screened as migrants from Chhattisgarh gather for registration and professional medical certificates to return to their native areas, through the ongoing Covid-19 lockdown, in Jammu

Coronavirus update: The complete number of coronavirus conditions in the state has arrived at 344,788 and approximately 10,000 have died from the remarkably contagious disorder.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Tuesday that India is amid international locations with least number fatalities because of to Covid-19. He also pointed out that the state can minimise its losses if all the procedures to avert the unfold of coronavirus are followed.

PM created the remarks on the 1st day of his sixth meeting with main ministers and union territories by video clip conferencing on ways to deal with disaster created by coronavirus. He hailed the position of the Main Ministers and the Centre-state cooperation through these attempting periods.

“The restoration level has absent over 50 per cent in India. For us the death of even 1 Indian is unsettling but it is also accurate that India is 1 of the international locations the place there have been least fatalities because of to Covid-19,” PM Modi said.

In look at of an maximize in coronavirus bacterial infections in Chennai and neighbouring districts, the Tamil Nadu federal government has announced a complete lockdown of four districts from June 19 to 30. 

Coronavirus globe update: Nations all-around the globe are observing around 100,000 contemporary coronavirus conditions everyday, in accordance to John Hopkins College.

The world-wide tally of coronavirus conditions has breached the eight-million mark to arrive at eight,151,332, and 439,932 men and women have died from the disorder. The United States, with two,182,950 conditions, remains the worst-strike state. It is followed by Brazil (891,556 conditions), Russia (537,210 conditions), India (343,026), the United Kingdom (296,857), and Spain (291,189).