Aug 09, 2020 08:14 PM IST | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Coronavirus India News Highlights: PMO announces ex gratia of Rs 2 lakh to the kin of Vijaywada fire victims
Coronavirus India Highlights: Total confirmed cases have risen to 21.5 lakh. India’s COVID-19 recovery rate stands at 68.8 percent.
Coronavirus India News Highlights: Today is the 139th day since India implemented a nationwide lockdown, to help curb the novel coronavirus pandemic. So far, India has recorded 21,53,010 confirmed COVID-19 cases, including 43,379 deaths. Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh have reported the highest number of cases. However, infections are rising rapidly in states like Assam and Karnataka. Yet, India’s recovery rate continues to rise and now stands at 68.8 percent. 'Unlock 3.0' is underway. Globally, there have been over 1.96 crore confirmed cases of COVID-19. More than 7.25 lakh people have died so far. Catch the latest updates here: