Coronavirus: Cases of Covid-19 in India crosses 1 crore-mark
India: On December 19, Confirmed cases of COVID-19 crossed the 1-crore mark in India, according to the data provided by the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.
According to the last information updated on the ministry’s website at 8.00 am on December 19, the entire known cases of COVID-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus, reached 1,00,04,599. The deaths within the country thanks to the pandemic reached 1.45 lakh.
From which 95.5 lakh patients had recovered, 3.08 lakh cases were still grouped as ‘active’. India had reported its first case of COVID-19 on January 30. India is the second country to register one crore or more COVID-19 cases, the first being the USA.
Maharashtra, Karnataka, and Andhra Pradesh have most cases reported.