India coronavirus: Dozens of cases confirmed from religious gathering

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India is attempting to track down people who attended a gathering of Muslim religious leaders, after 24 of those attending tested positive for the coronavirus which causes COVID-19.

As many as 1,500 people from across India and other countries attended the meeting in the capital, New Delhi.

Around 700 people have been sent to a quarantine centre, while hundreds more are in hospital. India is under lockdown, with people ordered to remain indoors until April 15.