Two more cases of Coronavirus detected in country

02-03-2020

New Delhi,Two more positive cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) infection have been detected, including the first in the national capital. According to the Health and Family Welfare ministry, while the first positive case had a travel history from Italy, the second was from Telangana who had visited Dubai recently."Both the patients are stable and being closely monitored," the ministry said in a statement. Details of their travel were being ascertained. So far, there had been three cases of Coronavirus infected persons -- all from Kerala -- who had been evacuated from Wuhan, the epicentre of the deadly epidemic outbreak in China. In addition, several Indians on board the Japanese cruise ship Diamond Princess had contracted the infection.