News > Coronavirus: India becomes 9th worst-hit country
Coronavirus: India becomes 9th worst-hit country
Indian Express | 30/05/2020 12:26 PM | Click to read full article
The number of COVID-19 cases in India has climbed to 1,65,799, making it the world’s ninth worst-hit country by the coronavirus pandemic. The Union health ministry said the death toll due to COVID-19 rose to 4,706 in the country, while the number of cases climbed to 1,65,799, registering an increase of 175 deaths and a record jump of 7,466 cases since Thursday 8 am. According to Worldometer, India has now overtaken Turkey as the ninth worst-hit country in terms of total number of cases.