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No new coronavirus cases were reported as of 9:00 AM on Apr 02 in Andaman and Nicobar Islands, according to data released by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare. This brings the total reported cases of coronavirus in Andaman and Nicobar Islands to 10. Among the total people infected as on date, 0 have recovered and none have passed away.

Number of confirmed cases in Andaman and Nicobar Islands
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Number of confirmed cases in Andaman and Nicobar Islands

Andaman and Nicobar Islands's 10 cases put it at number 19 in terms of number of cases among all states and union territories in India. Within the country, Maharashtra continues to have the most cases with 335, according to data released by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.

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Number of confirmed cases in India - state wise list
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Number of confirmed cases in India - state wise list

In a bid to control spread of the virus, the Indian government has imposed a country-wide lockdown until April 15. During the lockdown, all are advised to stay inside their home and only go out to get daily essentials.

According to WHO, most people who become infected experience mild illness and recover, but it can be more severe for others. The organization recommends washing hands frequently and avoiding touching eyes, nose, and mouth to prevent chances of getting infected. It also advises those who have fever, cough, and difficulty breathing to seek medical care early.

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