The number of corona victims has reached upto 900 in India taking the country towards crucial stage.
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Government of India is taking several steps to stop the outbreak of corona. PM Modi has announced 21 days lock down shutting down all sort of public gatherings. However, the toll of infected people was increasing gradually.
As on Saturday the toll of affected people increased upto 918. The Ministry of Health amd Family Welfare announced that the death toll has increased upto 19, with Maharashtra having a total of 9 deaths. Maharashta and Kerala have the leading number of affected people upto 180 and 176 respectively.
With regard to fighting the pandemic together, many business men and celebrities are contributing to the PM’s relief fund. Tata group has promised to provide ₹500 crore to fight the pandemic. Sachin Tendulkar made the biggest contribution among the sportsmen of around ₹50 lakhs to fight against the pandemic. Dhoni contributed ₹1 lakh. Akshay Kumar has pledged to donate ₹50 crore to the PM relief fund. Comedy King Kapil Sharma added ₹50 lakhs while Hrithik Roshan provided N95 masks to the BMC workers and caretakers.