The number of coronavirus cases in India is rising by the day. On Thursday, 88 COVID-19 cases were reported from across the country taking the overall number to 694. In India, the virus has spread across 27 states and Union Territories. While a sizeable number of those infected might be in a stable condition, the virus has also resulted in 13 deaths across the nation. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday announced a 21-day nation-wide lockdown as a measure to combat coronavirus.