The cases of novel coronavirus in India have surged to 1,071, according to the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare. The number of deaths have now risen to 29. Maharashtra reported 12 new cases of the novel coronavirus. Five cases were seen in Pune, three from Mumbai, two from Nagpur, one from Kolhapur and one from Nashik. Another 45-year-old Covid-19 patient died in Gujarat on Monday. The woman was a resident of Gujarat's Bhavnagar and had no travel history to affected countries. According to the Health Ministry data, 100 people have been cured from the infection.