The total number of positive cases of Coronavirus in India rose to 873 on Saturday, including 775 active cases and 78 recovered cases, one migrated and 19 dead, according to the latest figures released by the Health Ministry.
India saw the highest jump in COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours with the highest number of cases in Kerala.
Globally, the death toll rose to 27,364 on Saturday, with the highest number of deaths in Italy, according to John Hopkins. The number of infected people in the world rose to 597,072 around the world, with the US alone reporting 1,00,000 on Friday.
The Centre has asked all state governments to allow only essential services to operate across the country.
Here is the list of 75 districts where the government has ordered lockdown and only essential services will be available in these areas.
The government has also decided to suspend all metro rail services till March 31 while all passenger train services have also been suspended till March 31.