coronavirus update indiaas on : 06 August 2020 10:15 GMT+5:30
Coronavirus Updates In India : 9.06 Lakh Cases So Far, Recovery Rate Recorded At 63%
There are 311565 active cases of the coronavirus infection currently in the country
Coronavirus Updates In India: 9.06 Lakh Cases So Far, Recovery Rate Recorded At 63%
New Delhi: In India, the number of fresh coronavirus cases rose to 28,498 today and its overall tally 906752, as the recovery rate further improved. With 553 people succumbing to the infection in the past 24 hours the death toll climbed to 23,727, as per the latest data from the Health Ministry.
In the past 24 hours, 17,989 patients were declared cured taking the number of recoveries to 5,71,459. In the country, there are 3,11,565 active cases of coronavirus. The recovery rate stands at 63.02% whereas the number of recoveries exceeds active cases by 2.59 lakh.
As per the data of the health ministry, more than 70 percent of the death occurred due to comorbidities.
According to the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), around 1.2 crore samples had been tested for coronavirus till July 13, including 2.86 lakh samples tested on Monday. Maharashtra accounts for the highest death in the country with 10,482 numbers followed by Delhi with 3,411 deathsGujarat (2055) and Tamil Nadu (2032).
Across the globe, more than 1.3 core people have been reported to be infected by the novel infection and 5.7 lakh have died, as per tally posted on Johns Hopkins University.