India records 15,968 new COVID-19 cases, 465 deaths
New Delhi: There has been a steady increase in cases of coronavirus infection in India. Nearly 15,968 new cases have been reported in the last 24 hours. With these new figures, the number of infected people has crossed 4.56 lakh mark.
Meanwhile, 465 people have died, taking the number of dead to 14,476. According to the figures released by the Union Health and Family Welfare Ministry on Wednesday, the number of infected people has increased to 4,56,183 and the number of dead has now risen to 14,476.
On the other hand, the number of people getting cured has also increased. During the last 24 hours, 10,495 patients have been cured, including a total of 2,58,685 patients who have been discharged from hospitals. There are 1,83,022 active cases of coronavirus infection in India now.