Total Number Of Coronavirus Cases In National Capital Rises To 14: Delhi Health Department

By Wednesday night, the number of cases of the deadly virus in the city stood at 10.

New Delhi:

The total number of coronavirus cases in the national capital on Thursday rose to 14, according to the Delhi Health Department.

The four new cases include two people from West Bengal, who had returned from Italy, and were quarantined at the Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) Chhawala facility.

Both these patients have been admitted to the Safdarjung Hospital.

“Two cases, already under isolation at the Rajiv Gandhi Super Specialty Hospital, tested positive today,” the Delhi Health Department said in a statement.

The total number of coronavirus cases in the national capital has thus risen to 14, it said.

By Wednesday night, the number of cases of the deadly virus in the city stood at 10.

India had reported its second casualty due to coronavirus on Friday with the death of a 68-year-old woman in Delhi.

Three patients have been discharged, besides the one who had died earlier, the health department said on Wednesday.

However, in the statement on Thursday, the number of discharged patients had been revised to two.

India reported its fourth coronavirus death on Thursday as the total number of COVID-19 cases rose to 173 while most of the states and union territories imposed restrictions, inching towards partial shutdown and India banning landing of all international commercial passenger flights from March 22 for a week.

Meanwhile, a senior police official said, “One suspected case…

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