City Express News
New Delhi,May,8,2021:India reports 4,01,078 new #COVID19 cases, 3,18,609 discharges, and 4,187 deaths in the last 24 hours, as per Union Health Ministry
Total cases: 2,18,92,676
Total discharges: 1,79,30,960
Death toll: 2,38,270
Active cases: 37,23,446
Total vaccination: 16,73,46,544
India on Saturday morning reported over 4.01 lakh (4,01,078) new coronavirus cases, pushing the country’s Covid-19 tally to more than 2.18 crore. The death toll has jumped to over 2.38 lakh after 4,187 more people succumbed to the infection on Saturday. The situation in the country remains grim and top experts have said that the third wave in India is ‘inevitable’. However, the third phase can be prevented if we take strong measures, said Principal Scientific Advisor to Prime Minister K Vijay Raghavan on Thursday. Meanwhile, the states — Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, Delhi, Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh, Gujarat — that earlier reported sudden upsurge in virus cases have now shown plateauing of daily Covid cases.