The number of coronavirus (COVID-19) cases across the globe is rising by the hour and has breached the 1 million mark, as per the Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Centre. The pandemic, having made its way into about 207 countries or territories, has already claimed as more than 58,000 lives as of 8 am IST on April 4, 2020.
In India, as per the Health Ministry’s latest updates, the number of positive cases stands at 2,902, of which 68 people have already lost their lives to the viral infection.
▪2902 positive cases including 601 cases from yesterday
▪Total 68 deaths have happened including 12 yesterday
▪183 people have recovered and have been discharged
The number of Covid-19 cases in Maharashtra stands at 537 including 50 patients who have been discharged. We are taking all precaution and following lockdown norms: Maharashtra Health minister Rajesh Tope
More than 7,000 people have died in the US, and 1,867 in New York City alone, according to Johns Hopkins University Coronavirus Resource Centre. The New York State reported its highest number of 562 COVID-19 deaths in a single day, with a person dying almost every two-and-a-half minutes.