Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan also took a quick review of the measures taken over the last fortnight from the doctors supervising the campus.
The Indian Embassy in Japan on February 15 said it is making efforts to disembark all the Indians on board the quarantined cruise ship Diamond Princess.
Panic has struck the crew and passengers of the luxury cruise liner that has been quarantined off a port in Japan since February 5.
As the Coronavirus scare continues, the Union Environment Ministry for the first time has come up with a detailed plan to check the spread of the infectious disease from birds/wild animals.
The infant is the youngest person recorded as being infected by the virus, which has killed nearly 500 people since emerging late last year.
Hong Kong is a major business hub for the Surat diamond industry, but schools and colleges have been closed there till the first week of March.
The Kerala government on Monday declared novel coronavirus epidemic as a "state calamity" with a third student testing positive for the infection in the state.
After three positive cases of coronavirus were reported from Kerala, the tourism industry in the state is badly hit, with tourists cancelling their bookings.
Two days after the first case of Coronavirus infection in India was confirmed in Kerala, the state reported its second positive case.
The coronavirus outbreak has stoked a wave of anti-China sentiment around the globe.
A special Air India plane landed at Delhi on February 1 after evacuating 324 Indian nationals from the novel coronavirus-hit Wuhan, China.
The patient, a medical student in Wuhan, is in the isolation ward in Thrissur and is clinically stable and recovering, sources in the National Institute of Virology, Pune, and ICMR confirmed.
Speaking to Express, Afzal Nujumudeen, a fourth-year medical student at Wuhan University said that the Chinese government had imposed a complete shutdown in Wuhan.
Snakes – the Chinese krait and the Chinese cobra – may be the source of the newly discovered coronavirus that has triggered an outbreak of a deadly infectious respiratory illness in China.
China is rushing to build a new hospital in a staggering 10 days to treat patients affected by coronavirus.