New Delhi: For the first time in India the total number of COVID-19 recoveries has exceeded the active cases, according to the Union Health Ministry. To date, 137448 active cases have been registered while 141028 patients were discharged after complete recovery increasing the rate to 48.99 per cent. In the last 24 hours, the country has recorded 11,610 positive cases and 321 fatalities raising the death toll to 8,102.
#Unlock1 का मतलब ये नहीं कि आप अपने मुंह और नाक को भी Unlock कर दें ।— Dr Harsh Vardhan (@drharshvardhan) June 11, 2020
आपकी लापरवाही, पड़ सकती है कईयों पर भारी।
एहतियात बरतें #COVID19 से बचे रहें।
छींकते और खांसते समय अपने मुंह और नाक को टिश्यू पेपर या रूमाल से ढकें।@MoHFW_INDIA #IndiaFightsCorona pic.twitter.com/cKqW9iEo3h
“# Unlock1 does not mean that you also unlock your mouth and nose. Your carelessness may be heavy on many. Take precaution to avoid # COVID19. Cover your mouth and nose with tissue paper or handkerchief while sneezing and coughing. @MoHFW_INDIA #IndiaFightsCorona,” Dr. Harsh Vardhan, the Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare tweeted.
According to the ICMR, a total of 5,061,332 samples have been tested till 9 am on Wednesday (June 10), with 145,216 samples tested in the last 24 hours. India is currently the fifth-worst affected nation in the COVID-19 ladder after the US, Brazil, Russia and the UK. India has confirmed a total of 287,155 cases since the beginning of the pandemic.