63,371 new cases of Covid-19 in the country, 895 people died

March 16, 2017 by No Comments

New Delhi. There have been 63,371 new cases of corona virus infection in the country, after which the total number of infected people has increased to 73,7,4,468. At the same time, 895 people died in the last 24 hours due to this dangerous virus. The Ministry of Health gave this information on Friday. According to the updated data at eight o’clock in the morning, now more than 64 lakh patients have become infection free in the country. With this, the recovery rate was 87.56 percent. At the same time 1,12,161 people have died due to infection.

The number of Kovid-19 patients being treated in the country has been below nine lakh for the last eight days. According to the data, 8,04,528 patients are being treated in the country right now, which is 10.92 percent of the total infected cases. At the same time, the number of healthy people has increased to 64,53,779. The death rate from Kovid-19 is 1.52 percent. The ministry said, “India is one of the countries in the world where the number of deaths from Kovid-19 per 1 lakh population is less. It is now 80. ”

In India, Kovid-19 cases crossed the 20 lakh mark on 7 August whereas 30 lakh on 23 August, 4 million on 5 September, 50 lakh on 16 September, 6 million on 28 September and 7 million cases on 11 October. Had come According to the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), 9,22,54,927 samples were tested till October 15, of which 10,28,622 samples were tested on Thursday.

895 people have died in the last 24 hours in the country, out of which the highest number of 337 people have died in Maharashtra, 85 in Karnataka, 62 in West Bengal, 49 in Tamil Nadu, 46 in Chhattisgarh, 38 in Andhra Pradesh, 36 in Uttar Pradesh. , 29 people died in Punjab, 27 in Odisha and 26 in Delhi.

At the same time 1,12,161 people have died due to this dangerous virus, out of which 41,196 in Maharashtra, 10,472 in Tamil Nadu, 10,283 in Karnataka, 6,543 in Uttar Pradesh, 6,357 in Andhra Pradesh, 5,924 in Delhi, West Bengal. 5,87,000 were killed in Punjab, 3,954 in Punjab and 3,660 in Gujarat. The Ministry of Health has given the fact that more than 70 percent of the people who died due to infection were also suffering from some other diseases. The ministry said on its website, “Our data is being matched with the Indian Council of Medical Research and state-wise data is the subject of matching and confirmation.” (Agency)


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