coronavirus update indiaas on : 06 January 2021 10:04 GMT+5:30
India Recorded Spike Of 75,829 New Cases Of Coronavirus Tally Crosses 65-Lakh Mark
Total case tally stands at 65,49,374 including 9,37,625 active cases, 55,09,967 cured/discharged/migrated cases & 1,01,782 deaths: Union Health Ministry
India Recorded Spike Of 75,829 New Cases Of Coronavirus
New Delhi: India coronavirus tally has crossed the 65 lakh mark with 75,829 new coronavirus cases and 940 deaths reported in the last 24 hours, shows the data of the Health Ministry released this morning.
The country now has 65,49,373 total cases of coronavirus,including 9,37,625 active cases and 55,09,766 recoveries. A total of 1,01,782 people have lost their lives to COVID-19 until now.
Whereas states of Maharashtra, Karnataka, West Bengal, Punjab, and Tamil Nadu reported the highest deaths in the last 24 hours
India has scaled up its testing capacity from one in January to more than 7.7 crores in October.
In terms of fatalities globally, India is in the third spot after the US and Brazil, as per the Johns Hopkins University, which has been compiling COVID-19 data from all over the world
A mass roll-out of the coronavirus vaccine in Britain could be finished within 3 months, reported the Times, citing the government scientists. Scientists working on the Oxford vaccine hope regulators approve it before the beginning of 2021, said the newspaper.
The full coronavirus immunization program, which would exclude the children, could be quicker than expect predicted the time, said the Times, adding that the health officials estimate that every adult could receive a dose of the vaccine within six months.