Articles about Community Transmission

COVID-19 outbreak: 2-day total lockdown across West Bengal every week

20 Jul 2020

India
COVID-19 outbreak: 2-day total lockdown across West Bengal every week

As West Bengal continues to witness a surge in the number of COVID-19 cases, the state government on Monday announced a total lockdown will be in force for two days every week across the state.

Coronavirus: 38,900+ cases in 24 hours; community spread feared

19 Jul 2020

India
Coronavirus: 38,900+ cases in 24 hours; community spread feared

India has reported 38,902 fresh coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours, its highest single-day spike thus far. The national tally now stands at 10,77,618 cases.

Aarogya Setu 'most secure app', says government amid privacy concerns

11 May 2020

India
Aarogya Setu 'most secure app', says government amid privacy concerns

The government on Monday said the COVID-19 contact tracing app Aarogya Setu is the "most secure app."

Coronavirus: India still in local transmission stage, says Health Ministry

30 Mar 2020

India
Coronavirus: India still in local transmission stage, says Health Ministry

As the coronavirus outbreak worsens in India, the Ministry of Health on Monday clarified that India is still in the local transmission stage.

Coronavirus: Has community transmission started? Here's what experts say

19 Mar 2020

India
Coronavirus: Has community transmission started? Here's what experts say

On Thursday, the total number of novel coronavirus cases in India jumped to 168. Authorities have maintained that no community transmission has been detected so far.