India’s Covid-19 case count on Wednesday rose to 76,51,107, with 54,044 new infections in 24 hours. The country’s toll rose by 717 to 1,15,914. There are 7,40,090 active cases, 67,95,103 recoveries, and the recovery rate stood at 88.81%.
The Union health ministry on Tuesday said India will vaccinate about three crore people, including healthcare specialists at the frontline in the fight against Covid-19, in the first phase.
Globally, the disease has affected more than 4.07 crore people and killed 11,23,824, according to Johns Hopkins University. The worldwide recoveries have crossed 2.78 crore.
The national helpline number for the coronavirus is 011-23978046, and a toll-free number 1075.
These are the helpline numbers for states and the Union Territories.