India reports 3,205 fresh cases; 31 deaths

India reports 3,205 fresh cases; 31 deaths

Newsdesk |
May 4, 2022

India recorded 3,205 new Covid-19 cases and 31 deaths in the last 24 hours, according to the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare’s latest update.

New Delhi, 04 May 2022

As per news report of The Indian Express, active cases presently stand at 19,509, the ministry said. The death toll has risen to 5,23,920. New data released Tuesday by the office of the Registrar General showed that 81.16 lakh deaths were registered in the country in 2020, about six per cent higher than the previous year’s number, which is consistent with the recent trend of increasing registrations of births and deaths in the country. Data from the civil registration system (CRS) showed that while the number of registered births in 2020 had declined from 2.48 crore in 2019 to 2.42 crore, the death registrations had increased from 76.41 lakh in 2019 to 81.16 lakh now.

Source - The Indian Express


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