Mumbai: Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao said on Tuesday that a total of 36 coronavirus positive cases have been reported in the state so far.
Addressing a press conference, Rao said, “A total of 36 coronavirus positive cases have been reported in the state so far. Three more people have been tested positive in Telangana.”
Speaking about the preparations of the state government, he said: “We have ordered withholding the passports of those who are out of the house.”
“If they do not follow the rules, then their passports will also be suspended. From tomorrow, whoever sells goods for high prices will be taken serious action against them.”
In view of the outbreak of the virus, the Telangana government has announced complete lockout by March 31 in the state.
According to the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, the total number of positive coronavirus cases increased to 519 on Tuesday.