With two more cases of suspected coronavirus reported in Jammu and Kashmir, all primary schools in Jammu and Samba districts of Jammu and Kashmir has been closed till March 31, says Principal Secretary(Planning) Rohit Kansal.
According to sources, both patients have kept in isolation are stable. The two had left the hospital against medical advice and had to be brought back.
All biometric attendance in Jammu and Kashmir has also been suspended till March 31.
India has reported 32 cases of Coronavirus (Covid-19), after a man in New Delhi tested positive when he returned from Thailand.
Union Health Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan will be briefing Prime Minister Narendra Modi today over coronavirus outbreak.
The Union government has put pre-call awareness messages on BSNL and Jio phone connections to educate people on the preventive measures against the spread of coronavirus.
Globally, there have been more than 92,800 confirmed cases of novel coronavirus. At least 3,500 people have died so far — majority of them in the People’s Republic of China. The number of cases have also steadily increased in Iran, Italy, Japan and South Korea.