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India's COVID-19 tally crosses 38-lakh mark

September 3, 2020
Newsdesk

India's COVID-19 tally raced past the 38-lakh mark on Thursday with the sharpest single-day spike of 83,883 fresh cases, while the number of recoveries surged to 29,70,492, pushing the recovery rate to over 77 per cent, Union health ministry data showed. The total number of coronavirus cases in the country mounted to 3 | Read more|

COVID-19 tally in India breaches 35-lakh mark

August 30, 2020
Newsdesk

India's COVID-19 tally zoomed past 35 lakh, just a week after it crossed the 30-lakh mark, with a record single-day spike of 78,761 cases, while recoveries surged to 27,13,933 on Sunday, according to the Union Health Ministry data. The total coronavirus cases rose to 35,42,733, while the death toll climbed to 63,498 wi | Read more|

India's COVID-19 tally crosses 29 lakh mark

August 21, 2020
Newsdesk

India's COVID-19 tally zoomed past 29 lakh, a day after it crossed 28 lakh, with a?single-day spike of?68,898 infections, while the recoveries have increased to 21,58,946 on Friday taking the recovery rate to over 74 per cent, according to the Union Health Ministry data. | Read more|

President accepts Ashok Lavasa's resignation as EC

August 19, 2020
Newsdesk

President Ram Nath Kovind has accepted the resignation of Ashok Lavasa as Election Commissioner, a notification by the Ministry of Law and Justice said on Wednesday. Lavasa was next in line to head the poll panel. He would soon be joining the Asian Development Bank as vice president, sources said. | Read more|

Over 64,000 COVID-19 Cases In India In 24 Hours

August 14, 2020
Newsdesk

India saw another 64,553 coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours, bringing the country's total case count to 24,61,190, according to the Union Health Ministry data. India has reported the highest number of daily cases in world since the last 10 days. | Read more|

62,064 new COVID cases; 1,007 deaths

August 10, 2020
Newsdesk

India's novel coronavirus tally crossed the 22-lakh mark on Monday with 62,064 new cases, while the death toll climbed to 44,386 with 1,007 more fatalities, the Health Ministry said. | Read more|

61,537 new COVID cases in India, 933 deaths

August 8, 2020
Newsdesk

Registering 61,537 more cases in India, the coronavirus tally reached 20,88,611 on Saturday, while the death toll rose to 42,518 with 933 more fatalities, the Health Ministry said. | Read more|