Medics wearing protective suits wait for passengers to be screened at Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport in view of novel coronavirus outbreak, in Guwahati | PTI
Delhi's Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia
on Thursday announced that all primary schools in the national
capital will be closed till March 31 "as a precautionary measure" to prevent the possibility of spread of COVID-19"
Earlier, the Delhi government had advised its departments, autonomous bodies to suspend biometric attendance system. The developments came after a man from Ghaziabad, which neigbours Delhi, was tested positive for coronavirus.
The middle-aged man had recent travel history to Iran. Total confirmed cases of coronavirus
in India now stands at 30.