The Federal Ministry of Health of India announced today Thursday that in the previous 24 hours 7,495 cases of SARS-CoV-2 were confirmed and 434 patients died due to complications of COVID-19.
With 478,759 deaths out of a total of 34,765,976 recorded infections since the outbreak of the new coronavirus in its territory, the subcontinent of 1.3 billion inhabitants records the third heaviest death toll in the world in the United States and behind the United States. the second highest number of cases, after the US, according to official data.
The so-called active cases are now 78,291 (+101 in 24 hours).
Infections from the new Omicron variant have reached 236. Of these, 104 patients have been discharged from hospitals after recovering, always according to the ministry.