Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday introduced that his authorities will present free ration to card holders for 2 months. He additionally introduced a monetary help of Rs 5,000 for auto-rickshaw and taxi drivers affected by lockdown within the metropolis.
Earlier, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar introduced a lockdown within the state until Might 15. The choice got here a day after the Patna Excessive Court docket noticed that the state authorities ought to “implement lockdown or the court docket will order it”.
India on Tuesday registered 3,57,229 new coronavirus circumstances, taking the tally within the nation to 2,02,82,833 because the pandemic broke out in January 2020. That is the third consecutive day when the day by day an infection depend dropped after crossing the 4-lakh mark. The toll climbed by 3,449 to 2,22,408. The variety of lively circumstances within the nation stood at 34,47,133.
The coronavirus has now contaminated 15.31 crore folks the world over and killed over 32.09 lakh because the pandemic broke out in December 2019, based on Johns Hopkins College. Over 8.99 crore folks have recovered from the an infection.