19,556 New Cases Push India’s COVID-19 Tally To 1,00,75,116; No Flights Between India And UK Amid New Virus Variant SurgePage Visited: 12
s variant, and another strain considered especially infectious has been identified in South Africa. India hs also suspended flights from Britain until December 31. Today is the 273rd day since India implemented a nationwide lockdown to help curb the novel coronavirus pandemic. So far, India has recorded 1,00,75,116 (over 1 crore) confirmed COVID- 19 cases, including 1,46,111 deaths. A total of 96,36,487 patients have recovered or been discharged, as per the latest data from the Union Health Ministry. However, there are 2,92,518 active cases in the country. Maharashtra, Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh have reported the highest number of cases so far. Globally, more than 7.73 crore people have been infected by the novel coronavirus and 17.01 lakh have died so far, as per data from the Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Centre.