Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Sunday said the state shall not lift its lockdown on June 30 as infections continue to surge. He, however, added that the number of relaxations will be gradually increased.
Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Sunday said there was no community transmission of the novel coronavirus in Delhi, and said the Centre was coordinating with the state on managing the outbreak. In an interview to ANI, Shah also differed with Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on how many cases the Capital would have by the end of the month.
The number of coronavirus cases in India rose by 19,906 on Sunday morning, according to figures from the Ministry of Health, in yet another record daily spike in cases. India now has 5,28,859 cases. The toll rose by 410 to 16,095.
Globally, the coronavirus has infected 10,001,527 people and claimed 4,99,124 lives according to the Johns Hopkins University. More than 50 lakh people have recovered.
The national helpline number for the coronavirus is 011-23978046, and a toll-free number 1075.
These are the helpline numbers for states and the Union Territories.