12/5/2021, 8:01 AM (Source: TeleTrader)
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India: 2,796 daily virus deaths, most since May

The number of deaths linked to COVID-19 registered daily in India came in at 2,796 on Sunday, the highest level the figure has seen since the end of May. The Health Ministry explained that quantity went up so high after the state of Bihar adjusted its data from the previous days. The total death toll associated with the virus thus rose to 473,326.

Meanwhile, the figure for infections from coronavirus recorded on a daily basis stood at 8,895, similar to the day before, and took the count of cases observed since the start of the pandemic to 34,633,255.

The ministry added the number of people that received a vaccine against COVID-19 went up by 10,418,707 in the past 24 hours to 1,276,183,065.

Baha Breaking the News (BBN) / JR