New Delhi: Eight passengers, who had travelled in AP Sampark Kranti Express on March 13, have been tested positive for COVID-19.
This was informed by Railway ministry today.
India witnessed a record a jump in the total number of COVID-19 cases as 63 new coronavirus cases were confirmed on Friday. At present, there are 258 COVID-19 patients in India. Of these, 219 are Indians and 39 are foreign nationals.
There are 231 active coronavirus cases in the country, according to the data released by Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.
The Covid-19 death toll in India rose to four this week. Deaths were reported from Karnataka, Delhi, Maharashtra and Punjab.