A child being screened as migrants from Chhattisgarh gather for registration and medical certificates to return to their native places, during the ongoing Covid-19 lockdown, in Jammu
The total number of novel coronavirus cases in Maharashtra since the outbreak has surged to 1,16,752 after 3,307 more Covid-19 cases were reported in the state in last 24 hours, according to the state health department. WHO has again halted the trial of hydroxychloroquine for Covid-19 treatment.
Coronavirus world update: The global tally of coronavirus cases stands at 8,476,225, while 452,080 people have died from the disease so far. The United States. which has the most number of cases at 2,234,469, is followed by Brazil (928,834 cases), Russia (553,301), India (367,264), the United Kingdom (296,857), and Spain (291,189 cases).