New Delhi: There have been maximum new cases of Coronavirus in the country in a day. In the last 24 hours, 28 thousand 637 new cases of corona have been found. With this, the total number of people found to be corona infected in the country has increased to 8 lakh 49 thousand 553.
According to the report released by the Union Health Ministry, 28 thousand 637 positive cases have been reported in the country on Saturday. Corona-infected 551 people have died in the last 24 hours. So far, a total of 8 lakh 49 thousand 553 cases of corona infection have occurred in the country.
According to the Health Ministry, the number of people recovering from the infection has gone up to 5,34,620 whereas 2,92,258 people in the country are still in the grip of infection.
Officials said that about 62.93 per cent of the patients have been healthy so far. Foreign citizens are also involved in total cases of infection. This is the third consecutive day when more than 26,000 cases of Covid-19 have been reported in the country.
Of the 551 people who died in the last 24 hours, 223 were from Maharashtra, 70 from Karnataka, 69 from Tamil Nadu, 34 from Delhi, 26 from West Bengal, 24 from Uttar Pradesh, 17 from Andhra Pradesh, 12 from Bihar, 10- 10 are from Gujarat and Jammu and Kashmir, nine from Telangana, eight each from Assam and Punjab and seven from Haryana.
Six people have died in Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan. After this, five people died in Odisha, three in Goa, two in Kerala and one each in Puducherry and Tripura.