After confirmation of two new cases of Coronavirus yesterday the toll rose by one more later in the day. Later on Monday India reported its 6th confirmed case of Coronavirus. This time it was not an Indian national but an Italian.
The Italian tourist was tested positive for coronavirus in Rajasthan. Hiss blood samples are being sent to the National Institute of Virology in Pune. The passenger landed in Jaipur from Italy on Feb 29. Italy meanwhile is facing the wrath of the COVID-19 as a total of 34 deaths have been reported from the country.
The Italian person is kept under observation at Jaipur’s SMS Hospital. One of his blood samples collected earlier showed negative for the virus. However, his condition has been deteriorating since then and he has shown symptoms of coronavirus. The other two persons are also kept in isolation.