Shubham Jaiswal ([email protected])
India coronavirus cases are nearing 7-lakh mark as confirmed cases toll surged to 6,97,413 including 2,53,287 active cases, 4,24,433 cured- discharged- migrated and 19,693 deaths, according to the figures released by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Monday. In the past 24 hours, and India reported a spike of 24,248 new COVID-19 cases and 425 deaths.
With close to 7 lakh coronavirus cases, India is now the 3rd largest country in the world to have maximum number of cases of the infectious disease.
Meanwhile, Delhi is also nearing 1 lakh-mark in its COVID-19 tally. The national capital on Sunday witnessed a spike of 2,244 new coronavirus cases and 63 deaths, pushing its total tally to 99,444, according to the Delhi government’s daily bulletin.