60,963 New COVID Cases Take India’s Tally to 23.29 L; 46,091 Dead

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India on Wednesday, 12 August, reported 60,963 new coronavirus cases, taking the tally in the country to 23,29,639. The death toll increased by 834 to 46,091.

According to the Health Ministry data, there are now 6,43,948 active cases across the country, while 16,39,599 patients have been discharged.

Snapshot
  • Russia on Tuesday became the first country to officially register a coronavirus vaccine and declare it ready for use, despite international skepticism, AP reported
  • Maharashtra on Tuesday recorded 11,088 new COVID-19 cases, taking its tally to over 5.35 lakh
  • Andhra Pradesh reported 9,024 new COVID-19 cases, taking its tally to over 2.44 lakh

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4:23 AM, 12 Aug

2.6 Cr Samples Tested for COVID-19 Till Now: ICMR

As many as 2,60,15,297 samples have been tested for COVID-19 till 11 August, of which 7,33,449 samples were tested on Tuesday, the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) said.

4:38 AM, 12 Aug

60,963 New COVID-19 Cases Take India’s Tally to 23.29 Lakh; 46,091 Deaths

India on Wednesday reported 60,963 new coronavirus cases, taking the tally in the country to 23,29,639. The death toll increased by 834 to 46,091.

According to the Health Ministry data, there are now 6,43,948 active cases across the country, while 16,39,599 patients have been discharged.

60,963 New COVID Cases Take India’s Tally to 23.29 L; 46,091 Dead
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6:34 AM, 12 Aug

1,876 New COVID-19 Cases in Odisha; Tally Rises to 50,672

Odisha has reported 1,876 new COVID-19 cases and nine fatalities, taking the tally in the state to 50,672 and the death toll to 305.

9:34 AM, 12 Aug

481 New COVID-19 Cases in Puducherry; 96 in Arunachal

The Union territory of Puducherry has reported 481 new COVID-19 cases and five fatalities, officials said on Wednesday.

Meanwhile, 96 new COVID-19 cases, including of 61 security personnel, were reported in Arunachal Pradesh, taking the tally to 2,327.


Published: 12 Aug 2020, 09:57 AM IST
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