India reaches closer to 100,000 daily Coronavirus case mark
Coronavirus positive cases in India continue to rise on a daily basis despite implementation of social distancing measures and extension of nationwide lockdown.
The latest numbers put total cases at 4.46 million and 1,152 new casualties recorded over the past 24 hours took the death toll to 75,062.
As per the recent health ministry data, Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu and Delhi continue to remain the worst-affected states by the Covid-19 pandemic. However, the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) and health ministry have maintained that the community transmission of Covid-19 is not happening at the moment.
The World Health Organization has even praised India’s timely actions to stop coronavirus as it has helped in minimising the spread of SARS-CoV-2 in spite of the myriad challenges.