Total cases soar to 2,975,702 in India; death toll 55,794; 2,222,577 cured/discharged. Stay with EastMojo for the latest updates, particularly from Northeast India
Uttar Pradesh reported 5,375 new COVID-19 cases, 4,638 discharges, 70 deaths in the last 24 hours, taking active cases to 48,294 and deaths to 2,867.
The total number of coronavirus cases in India reached 2,975,702 on Saturday (August 22), as of 8 am, with the death toll standing at 55,794.
According to the latest updates provided by the Union health ministry, there are 697,330 active cases with 55,794 deaths so far in the country. As many as 2,222,577 patients have been cured or discharged and one has migrated.