The number of cases of coronavirus infection in the country has increased once again. 64,531 new cases were reported on Wednesday. At the same time, the number of infected patients has reached 27 lakh 67 thousand. But the good thing is that the number of people recovering from the infection has exceeded two and a half million and the investigation has increased.
According to the data updated on Wednesday morning, the death toll has risen to 52,889 with a record of 1,092 deaths in the last 24 hours. Cases of infection have increased to 27,67,273 in the country, of which 6,76,514 people are undergoing treatment and 20,37,870 people have recovered from the disease after treatment. Foreign citizens are also involved in total cases of infection. According to the data, the recovery rate of patients has increased to 73.64 percent.
According to the data released by the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), a total of 3,17,42,782 samples were tested across the country till August 18, of which 8,01,518 samples were tested on a single day on Monday.