coronavirus update indiaas on : 04 July 2020 05:00 GMT+5:30
Coronavirus Updates : 19,459 cases In 24 hours, Takes India's Total Caseload To Nearly 5.5 Lakh
19,459 cases in India in 24 hours, 5.48 lakh total cases so far, 16,475 deaths
Coronavirus Updates: 19,459 cases In 24 hours, Takes India's Total Caseload To Nearly 5.5 Lakh
New Delhi: In the past 24 hours the number of COVID-19 patients in India is increased by 19,459, taking the tally to 5,48,318, as per the data released by the Union Health Ministry today morning.In the last 24 hours as per the data 380 fatalities reported as the toll increased to 16,475.
The number of active cases stands at 2,10,120 while 3,21,722 people have recovered. Whereas the recovery rate stands at 58.67%.
A total of 12,010 COVID-19 patients have been cured during the last 24 hours.
As per the medical research body ICMR, about 84 lakh samples have been tested up to June 28 and 1.7 lakh were tested on Sunday.
The government in a statement on Sunday said that The COVID related health infrastructure has been strengthened with the availability of 1055 dedicated COVID Hospitals with 1,77,529 isolation beds, 23,168 ICU beds, and 78,060 oxygen supported beds; 2,400 dedicated COVID Health Centres with 1,40,099 Isolation beds, 11,508 ICU beds and 51,371 oxygen supported beds have also been operationalized,".
The overall number of global coronavirus cases has increased to over 10.1 million, while the deaths have soared to more than 500,000, according to the Johns Hopkins University.
As of Monday morning, the total number of cases increased to 10,115,912, while the fatalities stood at to 501,233, the University's Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) revealed in its latest update.
The US accounted for the world''s highest number of infections and fatalities with 2,548,143 and 125,799, respectively, according to the CSSE.
Brazil came in second place with 1,344,143 infections and 57,622 deaths.
In terms of cases, Russia ranks third (633,563), and is followed by India (528,859), the UK (312,640), Peru (279,419), Chile (271,982), Spain (248,770), Italy (240,310), Iran (222,669), Mexico (216,852), Pakistan (202,955), France (199,476), Turkey (197,239), Germany (194,693), Saudi Arabia (182,493), South Africa (138,134), Bangladesh (137,787) and Canada (105,153), the CSSE figures showed.