A 60-year-old Indian woman in the union territory of Jammu and Kashmir has tested positive for the novel coronavirus, authorities said.
The woman has traveled to Iran recently, which is mired in one of the world’s worst outbreaks of the deadly virus, according to Dr. Renu Sharma, the director of Jammu Health Services.
She is currently being treated in a hospital.
Total cases: There have now been 41 cases identified in India. Three of them returned from Wuhan, the capital of hard-hit Hubei province and the epicenter of the global epidemic, and have since recovered.