The ICMR-NICED authorities said it could be possibly because the kits have not been standardized and is considering the matter very seriously.
The 10 cities account for 8,958 of total 17,265 cases in India as of Monday. Most of the 170 districts identified as hotspots across the country are in these cities.
Bodies are being tested to ensure doctors aren't exposed to the virus during an autopsy. It also ensures the body is disposed without exposing families to risk.
Director of Delhi’s Lady Hardinge Medical College says now the infant’s parents are being tested and their contacts are being traced.
Union Minister of Health, Harsh Vardhan said Covid-19 figures in India are improving with each passing day and the doubling rate is slowing down.
The baby died at Kalawati Saran Children's Hospital attached to the Centre-run Lady Hardinge Medical College.
According to the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Maharashtra continues to be the worst-affected state, with 3,651 cases, followed by Delhi with 1,893 cases.
The states worst affected by the March congregation of Tablighi Jamaat are Tamil Nadu, Delhi, Telangana, Uttar Pradesh and Andhra Pradesh.
A consignment for 2 lakh PPE from Singapore is on its way while Reliance Industries and Red Cross together have donated over 60,000 equipment this month.