Ghaziabad man, who has been tested positive for deadly coronavirus, has travel history to Iran; with this, the total no. of people infected by COVID-19 in India goes up to 30
New Delhi: After Union health minister informed 29 cases of coronavirus in India, one more positive case was detected in Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh on Thursday, taking the total count to 30 in the country.
The patient from Ghaziabad has travel history to Iran.
In Rajya Sabha, Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan made a statement on the situation of coronavirus on Thursday and said that so far 29 positive cases have been detected so far (at the time of his speech).
So far, a total of 3,542 samples have been sent for testing, of which 29 have been found to be positive for COVID-19. Testing of 92 samples is in process and 23 samples are being reconfirmed, said a PIB release earlier.