Twenty-four people, who took part in a religious congregation in Nizamuddin West earlier this month, have tested positive for the novel coronavirus.
Delhi health minister said 700 people who attended this congregation have been quarantined while around 335 people have been admitted to hospitals. He said screening of all those who participated in the event is being conducted by the government.
Nearly 300 foreigners who attended the Nizamuddin event may be blacklisted for violating visa conditions.
Health Ministry has confirmed that 1251 positive cases of corona virus in the country. Out of these, 102 patients have been cured and discharged. A total 32 deaths have been confirmed by the Ministry.
Indian Council of Medical Research has given its approval to 123 government laboratories and 47 Private laboratories chain to conduct the test of Covid-19.