Total cases soar to 19,984 in India; death toll 640; 3,869 cured/discharged. Stay with EastMojo for the latest updates, particularly from Northeast
Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal directed the Deputy Commissioners and Superintendents of Police to hold review meeting with Minister in-charge of the respective districts on the implementation of lockdown guidelines and maintenance of social distancing norms once every three days. The Chief Minister directed this while taking stock of COVID-19 preparedness of Kamrup (Metropolitan) district in a meeting held at DC office, Kamrup (Metro)
The total number of coronavirus cases in India reached 19,984 on Wednesday (April 22), as of 8 am, with the death toll standing at 640.
According to the latest updates provided by the Union health ministry, there are 15,474 active cases with 640 deaths so far in the country. As many as 3,869 patients have been cured or discharged and one has migrated.
Break-up of COVID-19 positive cases in Northeast India so far:
Assam: 34 (1 dead)
Meghalaya: 12 (1 dead)