New Delhi, 97,570 new cases of COVID-19 have been reported in the country, after which the total number of infected people has crossed 46 lakh on Saturday. At the same time, 36,24,196 people have been cured by this infection and the rate of recovery in the country is 77.77 percent. The Union Health Ministry has given this information.
According to the latest data released by the Union Health Ministry till eight o’clock in the morning, the number of patients infected with Corona virus in the country increased to 46,59,984. At the same time, after the death of 1,201 more infected people in the last 24 hours, the figure of the dead increased to 77,472.
As per the data, death rate due to COVID-19 has come down and now it is 1.66 percent.
According to this, currently 9,58,316 infection patients are being treated in the country, which is 20.56 percent of the total number of infected people.
Covid-19 cases in the country crossed 20 lakh on August 7, while it crossed 30 lakh on August 23 and crossed 40 lakh on September 5.
More than 95 thousand new cases of COVID-19 have been reported in the country for the third consecutive day.
According to the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), 5,51,89,226 samples were tested till September 11, of which 10,91,251 samples were tested on Friday.
In the last 24 hours, 1,201 people died in the country, of which 442 were the highest in Maharashtra. 130 in Karnataka, 77-77 in Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu, 76 in Uttar Pradesh, 63 in Punjab, 57 in West Bengal, 30 in Madhya Pradesh, 26 in Chhattisgarh, 25 in Haryana, 21 in Delhi, 16 in Assam and Gujarat- 16, 15–15 in Jharkhand and Rajasthan, while 14–14 people died in Kerala and Odisha.
12-12 in Bihar and Puducherry, 11 in Uttarakhand, 10 in Telangana, nine each in Jammu and Kashmir and Tripura, five in Himachal Pradesh, four in Meghalaya, three in Chandigarh, two in Ladakh and one each in Arunachal Pradesh and Sikkim. One person died.
So far 77,472 people have died due to infection in the country. Maharashtra has so far reported 28,724 deaths, 8,231 in Tamil Nadu, 7,067 in Karnataka, 4,779 in Andhra Pradesh, 4,687 in Delhi, 4,282 in Uttar Pradesh, 3,828 in West Bengal, 3,180 in Gujarat and 2,212 in Punjab.
1,691 in Madhya Pradesh, 1,207 in Rajasthan, 950 in Telangana, 932 in Haryana, 854 in Jammu and Kashmir, 797 in Bihar, 605 in Odisha, 532 in Jharkhand, 519 in Chhattisgarh, 430 in Assam, 410 in Kerala and 388 in Uttarakhand. People died
365 in Puducherry, 276 in Goa, 182 in Tripura, 86 in Chandigarh, 71 in Himachal Pradesh, 51 in Andaman and Nicobar Islands, 44 in Manipur, 38 in Ladakh, 24 in Meghalaya, 10-10 in Nagaland and Arunachal Pradesh, Eight people died in Sikkim, two in Dadar-Nagar Haveli and Daman-Diu.
The Health Ministry has reported that more than 70 percent of people who died due to infection were also suffering from other diseases. The ministry said on its website, ‘Our data is being matched with ICMR. State-wise figures are the subject of further confirmation and reconciliation. ‘
(Courtesy- Language PTI)