Millennium Post Delhi|May 30, 2020
NEW DELHI: India’s Coronavirus death toll has surpassed that of China after it reported a total of 4,706 fatalities, while it overtook Turkey to become the ninth worst-hit nation by the pandemic with 1,65,799 COVID-19 cases.
The country registered 175 deaths and a record 7,466 fresh infection cases in the last 24 hrs till Friday 8 am, according to the Union Health ministry.
According to the John Hopkins University (JHU) data, India has now overtaken Turkey and is the ninth most affected nation in terms of COVID-19 cases after the US, Brazil, Russia, UK, Spain, Italy, France and Germany.
China has confirmed 84,106 cases and 4,638 deaths from COVID-19 so far, according to the JHU.
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May 30, 2020