With 15,158 new cases of Covid-19 in the country, infection cases increased to 1,05,42,841 in the country on Saturday. while the number of people recovering from infection also increased to 1,01,79,715. The Union Ministry of Health gave this information.
According to the latest data released by the ministry at eight o’clock in the morning, 175 more infected people have died in the country. which has increased the death toll to 1,52,093.
According to the data, the number of people who have become free of infection has increased to 1,01,79,715 and the rate of recovery has increased to 96.56 percent. The corona virus death rate in the country is 1.44 percent. On Saturday, the number of patients under Covid-19 remained below three lakh.
According to the data, the number of patients undergoing coronavirus in the country is 2,11,033, which is two percent of the total cases of infection.
In India, the number of infected had crossed 20 lakh on 7 August, 30 lakh on 23 August, and 40 lakh on 5 September. At the same time, total cases of infection had crossed 50 lakh on 16 September, 60 lakh on 28 September, 70 lakh on 11 October, 80 lakh on 29 October, and 90 lakh on 20 November, and one crore on 19 December. According to the Indian Council of Medical Sciences (ICMR), a total of 18,57,65,491 samples were tested on Covid-19 till January 15 in the country. Of them, 8,03,090 samples were tested on Friday.
Of the 175 people killed by Covid-19, 45 are from Maharashtra, 23 from Kerala, 16 from West Bengal, 15 from Uttar Pradesh, 12 from Punjab and 10 from Delhi.
So far 1,52,093 people have died due to Coronavirus in the country, out of which 50,336 are from Maharashtra, 12,251 from Tamil Nadu, 12,158 from Karnataka, 10,732 from Delhi, 10,026 from West Bengal, 8,558 from Uttar Pradesh, 7,139 from Andhra Pradesh and 5,485 people are from Punjab. The Health Ministry said that among the people who died so far, more than 70 percent of the cases had other diseases to the patients. The ministry said on its website that its data is being matched with ICMR data.