Death toll due to COVID-19 rises to 1,981; cases climb to 59,662

Sallie Anderson

The Death Toll Due To COVID-19 Rose To 1,981 And The Variety Of Cases Reached 59,662 In The Nation On Saturday, Signing Up A Boost Of 95 Deaths And 3,320 Cases In The Last 24 Hours, According To The Union Health Ministry.

PTI|Upgraded on: 09 May 2020, 11: 19: 59 AM

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New Delhi:

The death toll due to COVID-19 increased to 1,981 and the variety of cases climbed up to 59,662 in the nation on Saturday, signing up a boost of 95 deaths and 3,320 cases in the last 24 hours, according to the Union health ministry. The variety of active COVID-19 cases stood at 39,834, while 17,846 people have actually recuperated and one patient has actually moved, it stated.

“Thus, around 29.91 per cent patients have recovered so far,” a senior health ministry official stated. The overall variety of cases likewise consist of 111 foreign nationals. An overall 95 deaths deaths were reported because Friday early morning, of which 37 in Maharashtra, 24 in Gujarat, 9 in West Bengal, 7 in Madhya Pradesh, 4 each from Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh, 3 from Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu and 2 from Delhi and one each from Punjab and Haryana.

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First Released: 09 May 2020, 11: 19: 59 AM

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