September 20, 2021, 2:56 am
In the last 24 hours, 139 more people have died in the country due to corona. In the previous 24 hours, that is, on Saturday, 120 people died from the virus. He died in one day. Reassuringly, the death toll has been below 200 for the past seven days.
With the last 139 deaths, the total number of deaths in the country stood at 25,282. Corona has been newly identified 4 thousand 804 people. Through this, the total number of identities stands at 14 lakh 61 thousand 998 people.
The information was given in a regular press release on Sunday (August 22) sent by the Department of Health.
Earlier, 120 people died on Saturday, 145 on Friday, 159 on Thursday, 172 on Wednesday, 198 on Tuesday and 174 on Monday. On July 7, for the first time in the country, the death toll in Corona exceeded 200. Since then, more than 200 people have died every day for about a month. On August 13, the death toll began to fall below 200.
On March 8 last year, the first 3 people in the country were diagnosed with coronavirus. Ten days later, on March 18 of that year, the first person in the country died of the virus.