Kathmandu : The number of people infected with the corona virus in India has reached nearly three million.
According to government officials, the total number of infected people has reached 2.975 million. Of them, 69,878 have been added in the last 24 hours, the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said on Saturday.
Out of the total infected, 697,330 are still infected. Apart from that, 22 lakh 22 thousand 578 people have become infection free. Of those infected with the coronavirus in India, 945 have died in the last 24 hours, officials said.
In addition, a total of 55,794 people have died due to corona in India so far, according to the ministry. Maharashtra has the highest number of deaths. In Maharshtra alone, 21,698 people have died due to corona and 1,64,879 have been infected.