The rate of rise in COVID-19 cases in India less than other countries, a health ministry official said on Saturday.
Addressing the daily media briefing, the official added: “The condition of 58 COVID-19 patients is critical and they are in Kerala, Madhya Pradesh and Delhi.”
Nearly 22,000 Tablighi Jamaat members and their contacts quarantined so far, an MHA official said.
Rigorous contact tracing is going on in 17 states that reported COVID-19 cases related to Tablighi Jamaat, said Health ministry official, adding that 1,023 COVID-19 positive cases with links to Tablighi Jamaat reported from 17 states till now. PTI