Former Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah has tested negative for the coronavirus, after spending eight days in a hospital in Bengaluru. Siddaramaiah will be discharged on Thursday.
India on Wednesday reported 60,963 cases in 24 hours, taking the overall tally of the country to 23,29,639. The toll rose by 834 to 46,091. As many as 56,110 more people recovered, taking the total number of discharged cases to 16,39,599.
Globally, coronavirus has infected more than 2.03 crore people, according to the Johns Hopkins University. The worldwide toll has risen to 7,42,035. More than 1.26 crore people have recovered.
Here are the top updates on the coronavirus on Wednesday
The national helpline number for the coronavirus is 011-23978046, and a toll-free number 1075.
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