Mumbai: After 3,007 new cases of coronavirus infection were reported in Maharashtra on Sunday, the number of people infected with this deadly virus in the state increased to 85,975. A health official said that after the death of 91 more people due to infection in the state, the number of dead in the state has increased to 3,060.
The official said that the cases of coronavirus infection in Maharashtra have exceeded the cases of China. There are 83,036 confirmed cases of infection in China. There have been 85,975 cases of coronavirus infection in Maharashtra, out of which 39,314 people have recovered, 3,060 have died and 43,591 are undergoing treatment. 5,51,647 samples have been tested in the state.
Covid-19 has the highest number of 9,971 cases in a day, the death toll is 6,929.
The country continued to have the highest number of cases on a single day for the fifth consecutive day on Sunday, where 9,971 new cases were reported, the total number of infected people in the country has reached 2,46,628, while the death toll has reached 6,929. According to the Health Ministry, 287 people have died in India in the last 24 hours since Saturday morning. On Saturday, India has overtaken Spain to become the fifth country in the world affected by the Kovid-19 global epidemic. Now, only America, Brazil, Russia and Britain are above it.
According to the Ministry of Health, 1,20,406 people in the country are still infected with the coronavirus. The ministry said that a total of 1,19,292 people have recovered from the disease and one patient has gone abroad. A senior ministry official said, “About 48.36 per cent of the patients have recovered so far.” Foreign citizens are also involved in total cases of infection.