New Delhi: Total confirmed COVID-19 cases in India have risen to 5,66,840, according to the latest update from the Union Health Ministry. This number includes cases involving foreign nationals, patients who have recovered and the death toll.
The death toll in India due to the novel coronavirus pandemic has risen to 16,893.
The reported active COVID-19 cases in India now stand at 2,15,125, according to the Union Health Ministry.
As many as 3,34,821 COVID-19 patients have been cured and discharged so far.
With 1,69,883 confirmed cases of COVID-19 so far, Maharashtra remains the worst-affected state in the country, followed by Tamil Nadu (86,224) and Delhi (85,161).
The government released guidelines for ‘Unlock 2.0’ yesterday. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be addressing the nation at 4.00 pm today.
Globally, there have been over 1.2 crore confirmed cases of COVID-19. More than 5 lakh people have died so far.