Covid-19 has deprived an award winning farmer and social worker of his last wish -- of donating his cadaver to a medical college.
The official, who was also suffering from kidney-related ailments, died of COVID-19 on Thursday, they said.
Many hospitals and doctors have not been asked to either record or submit the clinical details of those who are succumbing to the infection.
The states of Georgia, Oklahoma and Alaska in United States started loosening restrictions on businesses despite warnings from experts that such steps might be premature.
On March 21, some organisations working for the survivors of Bhopal gas tragedy wrote to the authorities concerned, saying such people were more vulnerable to the coronavirus infection.
Once the civic body made all the arrangements, the body was brought to the burial ground at the Mottai Thottam Masjid.
While Italy still leads the world in fatalities, France, Belgium and Britain have also been hard hit.
The patient had no travel history and his primary contact is unidentified causing doubts of community spread to linger. He tested negative in the first test.
The state also brought good news as an elderly couple aged 93 and 88, recovered after spending almost a month in the Kottayam Government Medical College.
A qualified Chartered Accountant and Tax Adviser, Antra Bhargava authored an award-winning thesis on gender diversity in corporate boards.
A total of 20,334 deaths were reported, of which 13,581 were in Europe.
Curfew now imposed in six cities and towns, including Bhopal, Indore, Jabalpur, Gwalior, Ujjain and Shivpuri.
'The woman, a resident of Phase 3 A in Mohali, has tested (positive) for coronavirus,' Mohali Deputy Commissioner Girish Dayalan said.
Trump spoke by telephone with the executives of industrial supply retailers and wholesalers about the national response to COVID-19.
Doctors from the Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital and from MCD had to be called and it was only after they intervened that the cremation could take place.