New Delhi : People in India are not recovering at the speed at which the coronavirus infection is spreading in the country and that is why the number of active cases of corona has now crossed 9.9 lakh. According to the Union Health Ministry, till Tuesday morning, the total number of active cases of coronavirus has been recorded 990061. In the last 24 hours i.e. from 8 am Monday to 8 am Tuesday, a total of 83809 new cases of coronavirus have been reported across the country and the total number of coronavirus cases in the country has now risen to 4930237.
India's #COVID19 case tally crosses 49-lakh mark with a spike of 83,809 new cases & 1,054 deaths in last 24 hours.
The total case tally stands at 49,30,237 including 9,90,061 active cases, 38,59,400 cured/discharged/migrated & 80,776 deaths: Ministry of Health & Family Welfare pic.twitter.com/il5RGbtiFG
— ANI (@ANI) September 15, 2020
Not only the active cases of corona are increasing in the country, but the number of deaths due to this infection is also increasing rapidly. According to Health Ministry data, 1054 people lost their lives due to corona in 24 hours. Coronavirus has so far caused 80776 deaths in the country. Every day more than 1000 people across the country are losing their lives due to this.
Although the number of people recovering from Corona is also increasing, but at the speed with which new cases are coming, people are not recovering at that speed. During the last 24 hours, 79293 people across the country have recovered from Corona. A total of 3859400 people have been cured of corona so far and the recovery rate of coronavirus in the country is 78.28 percent.
Testing is being continuously carried out across the country to identify corona patients, more than 10.72 lakh corona tests have been conducted across the country on Monday and the total coronavirus testing has now crossed 5.83 crore. India is having the most corona tests worldwide after the US.