New Delhi: The number of Kovid patients in India has crossed 21 lakh, raising serious concerns. Saturday saw the highest number in a single day.
Kovid has newly confirmed 65,410 patients in India. This brings the total number of Kovid confirmed people in India so far to 21,50,431.
So far, 14 lakh people in India have been cured of Kovid disease. The cure rate in India is 68.32%. Meanwhile, 861 people died of Kovid infection yesterday alone.
According to the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), 7,19,364 samples were tested on August 8. According to ICMR, more than 2.41 crore samples have been tested in the country so far.
India ranks third globally. Second is Brazil with 30 million patients. India has about 1.2 million more patients than Russia. In Russia, 882347 people are infected.