Coronavirusv Lockdown Extension 4.0 Guidelines News Updates (State Wise): With nearly 90,000 cases, the number of COVID-19 patients in India is growing rapidly. India has already overtaken China in terms of number of people affected by the Coronavirus. The total number of positive cases in the country is now at 90, 927, including 53,946 active cases, 34,109 cured/discharged/migrated cases, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said today. The death toll stands at 2,872. India has been under lockdown since March 25. It has been extended twice – first till May 3 and then till May 17. The Modi government is likely to extend the lockdown further and release Lockdow 4.0 Guidelines today. However, reports say that Lockdownn 4.0 will be different from previous ones as the government looks to offer some relaxations. After special trains, the domestic airline services may be resumed with prescribed norms.
As far as the world in concerned, more than 44 lakh people have been affected by the deadly virus. Over 3 lakh people have succumbed to the disease so far. The United States has been the worst-affected with more than 14 lakh cases and over 87,000 deaths. Russia, UK, Spain and Italy are some of the other countries which have been affected the most.