More than 170 people have Covid 19 in India
To contain the spread of the highly contagious coronavirus disease, the government has asked schools to shut down, offices to let employees work from home and people to not travel without an emergency.
The virus has infected around 170 people in India so far, including 25 foreign nationals and one Army jawan in Leh.
Three people have died so far due to Coronavirus in India. The government is strictly screening foreigners at airports, while also asking people to self quarantine in case of feeling unwell.
Special medical centres are being established in all cities while private labs have been asked to test patients for free.
At least 276 Indians have been infected with coronavirus abroad, including 255 in Iran, 12 in UAE and five in Italy.