- UPDATE - Number of COVID-19 Cases in India Rises by 16,326 Over Past 24 Hours - Health Ministry
UPDATE - Number Of COVID-19 Cases In India Rises By 16,326 Over Past 24 Hours - Health Ministry
Umer Jamshaid 1 month ago Sat 23rd October 2021 | 10:00 AM
NEW DELHI (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 23rd October, 2021) India has confirmed 16,326 new cases of the coronavirus over the past 24 hours, with the total number of those infected having reached 34,159,562, the country's Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said on Saturday.
The death toll from the disease has reached 453,708 people, with 666 new fatalities being recorded over the past day.
The World Health Organization declared the COVID-19 outbreak a pandemic on March 11, 2020. To date, more than 242.96 million people have been infected with the coronavirus worldwide, with over 4.93 million fatalities, according to Johns Hopkins University.