Total cases soar to 3,542,734 in India; death toll 63,498; 2,713,933 cured/discharged. Stay with EastMojo for the latest updates, particularly from Northeast India
According to Johns Hopkins University, the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases across the world has surpassed 25 million on Sunday. US leads the count with 5.9 million followed by Brazil with 3.8 million and the India with 3.5 million.
Nirmala Sitharaman, Union Minister of Finance and corporate affairs said that she will review with top management of Scheduled Commercial Banks & NBFCs, implementation of the resolution framework for COVID19 related stress in bank loans on Thursday, September 3.
Sum Ronghang, Assam Hill Areas Development Minister was the first to be detected COVID-19 positive in the BJP-led state government. Three more MLA's from BJP, Ganesh Kumar Limbo, Sibu Misra and Bir Bhadra Hagjer tested positive for novel coronavirus, officials said on Saturday. A total of 20 legislators have so far tested positive for coronavirus in the state.
As many as 161 more police personnel from Maharashtra Police have tested positive for COVID-19. A death of one personnel has also been reported in the last 24 hours alone. Total number of COVID-19 positive patients in the state has reached to 14,953 including 2,800 active cases, 11,999 recoveries and 154 deaths so far.
The total number of coronavirus cases in India reached 3,542,734 on Sunday (August 30), as of 8 am, with the death toll standing at 63,498.
According to the latest updates provided by the Union health ministry, there are 765,302 active cases with 63,498 deaths so far in the country. As many as 2,713,933 patients have been cured or discharged and one has migrated.