Overview

Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is an infectious disease caused by a new type of virus. The disease originated in Wuhan, China and has since spread globally. On March 11, 2020, the World Health Organisation declared the COVID-19 to be a global pandemic. The first confirmed case in India was on January 30, 2020. Since then, there has been a consistent rise in the number of cases within the country.

COVID-19 in India at a glance

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Source: Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India