COVID-19 related deaths in world surpass 240,000

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NATIONAL | MAY 03, 2020:

The number of COVID-19 related deaths in the world has surpassed 240,000, Johns Hopkins University Coronavirus Resource Center data showed on Saturday.

The total case count stands at 33,86,519 and of these, more than ten lakh have recovered. On March 11, the World Health Organization declared the coronavirus outbreak a pandemic.

Meanwhile in India, The total number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 has now gone up to 40,263 in the country. out of the total cases, 10, 886 patients have recovered after treatment and were discharged from the hospitals while 1,306 patients have died. With this, there are now 28,070 active cases in the country.