India reports 66,999 coronavirus cases in a day
Published: 12:54 PM, 13 August 2020 Updated: 02:22 PM, 13 August 2020
The pace of coronavirus infection in India seems to be becoming more and more irresistible. About 67,000 new patients have been identified in the last 24 hours in the country.
According to the Union Ministry of Health, 6,999 more people have been infected with the corona in the last 24 hours in the country. The number of victims has increased to 2,397,403 people. On the same day, 942 people have died. The death toll has risen to 47,149.
India ranks fifth in the world in terms of deaths followed by Spain, France, and Italy. However, the death rate in India is much lower than in those countries.
Meanwhile, despite the increase in the number of cases, the country's authorities believe that the recovery rate of Corona patients is quite comforting. The rate of recovery is also increasing every day. A total of 1,795,982 people have recovered in the country so far. The recovery rate in the country is 70.76 percent.