India has registered nearly 35,000 new cases of coronavirus and around 670 other deaths from COVID-19 disease in the past few hours. This corresponds to the upward trend that has been recorded in the country in the past few weeks and one million infections on Friday since the crisis declaration.
The Union Department of Health has confirmed 34,884 new patients and an additional 671 deaths related to the disease, representing a total of 26,273 deaths in a country that is the third most affected by the pandemic after the United States and Brazil. with approximately 1,038,000 infections.
Maharashtra, the most severely affected state, has registered 8,308 new cases of COVID-19 in the past 24 hours, 1,214 of them only in the metropolis of Bombay. This is evident from the balance collected by the NDTV network.
As of Thursday, India had 343,268 active cases of the disease, and experts say the country will add another million cases in less than a month.