Telangana reports first case of coronavirus, second positive case in Delhi
First Published 2, Mar 2020, 3:25 PM IST
Telangana has reported the first case of coronavirus. The victim has a travel history to Dubai. Union ministry of health said that a second positive case has also been detected in Delhi.
According to reports, the Telangana government has registered its first positive case of COVID19. The passenger has a travel history to Dubai.
The announcement of the Coronavirus disease in Telangana came from the Union ministry of health which tweeted an announcement to this effect.
The ministry also said that a second positive case has also been detected. This one in New Delhi, a person with recent travel history to Italy.
Kerala was the first state to report coronavirus. Three persons had tested positive for coronavirus in Kerala. Of the three, two of them are discharged now.
Coronaviruses are a large family of viruses, which cause illnesses to people and also circulate in animals including camels, cats and bats. Animal coronaviruses can also evolve and infect people.