Union group of ministers meeting over Covid-19 underway at Health Ministry

Medics work on samples collected from media professionals for Covid-19 tests, at a special testing centre set up by the Delhi government, during the nationwide lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus, at Patel Nagar in New Delhi. Photo: PTI
A Union Group of Ministers (GoM) meeting over COVID-19 is underway at the Health Ministry.

Several senior ministers including Dr. Harshvardhan, Ashwini Kumar Choubey, S Jaishankar, Hardeep Singh Puri and other officials are present at the meeting.

India's total number of Coronavirus positive cases have risen to 24,506, including 18,668 active cases, 5063 cured/discharged/migrated and 775 deaths, according to the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.

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