The Indian Ministry of Health reported this Tuesday that it exceeded 80,000 deaths from the coronavirus, while the number of cases is already 4,930,236, after recording more than 83,800 deaths on the previous day.
1,054 more people have died in the last 24 hours offered by authorities. 80,776 people have died since the pandemic broke out in the country.
Although the country is nearing five million accumulated cases, the number of infections this Tuesday is 83,809, significantly lower than on the weekend when more than 97,500 positive cases were reached on Saturday.
Among the new infections are numerous members of parliament and several employees of the legislative seat. There are 56 people in total, including journalists, who normally work at the facilities, according to The India Times newspaper.