According to the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, the number of COVID-19 cases in India has crossed the 95- lakh mark. 35,551 new cases have been recorded in the past 24 hours. The number of active cases in the country currently stands at 4,22,943 and there have been 89,73,373 recoveries. The total number of deaths has mounted to 1,38,648.
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(As on 3 December, 2020, 08:00 AM)
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Maharashtra still tops the list of States with the highest number of Corona-virus cases. Today is the 26th day when the total number of reported cases has been below 50,000. However, with peoples reluctance to wear masks and take the necessary precautions, the reduction in the number of cases seems to be unlikely any time soon.
By Shrija Pillai