February 15, 2020 1:49:16 am
The virus outbreak in China has claimed nearly 1,500 lives and infected more than 60,000. Also known as COVID-19, the coronavirus has spread to many countries, including India.
“To assess impact of Coronavirus, presently endemic in China, on Indian trade & industry, Finance Minister Smt. @nsitharaman would be meeting Industry associations on Tuesday along with Secretaries in the Ministry,” the Finance Ministry said in a tweet.
Several sectors, specially electronics, mobile and textiles, are expected to be hit due to supply restraints in China in the wake of the coronavirus epidemic.
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