Even as the number of coronavirus cases have reduced in Chennai for the past few days, Madurai has breached the 5,000 mark. Sources said that 335 persons were tested positive today taking the total number of cases to 5,009.
Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro says he has tested positive for COVID-19 after months of downplaying the virus’ severity. Bolsonaro confirmed the test results while wearing a mask and speaking to reporters in capital Brasilia.
The US coronavirus outbreak crossed a grim milestone of over 3 million confirmed cases on Tuesday as more states reported record numbers of new infections, and Florida faced an impending shortage of intensive care unit hospital beds.