New Delhi, June 18 (Agency)
After 13,216 new cases of Covid-19 were reported in India in a day, the number of people infected with the corona virus in the country so far increased to 4,32,83,793. At the same time, the number of patients under treatment increased to 68,108. This information has been received from the updated data of the Union Health Ministry. This is the first time in 113 days that more than 13,000 cases of infection have been registered in the country. According to the data released by the Ministry of Health on Saturday morning, the death toll in India increased to 5,24,840 after 23 more people died due to infection in the last 24 hours. The ministry said that the number of patients under treatment in the country has increased to 68,108, which is 0.16 percent of the total cases. At the same time, the national rate of infection-free patients is 98.63 percent and the Covid-19 mortality rate is 1.21 percent.