New Delhi: The number of deaths in India due to the outbreak of novel coronavirus has risen to 91, while the total number of infected persons has crossed 3500.
According to figures till late evening on Saturday, the number of active cases is 3144, while 266 people have recovered and are infection-free.
Maharashtra continues to be the worst-affected state, with 537 confirmed cases and 26 deaths. Telangana and Madhya Pradesh follow Maharashtra in number of deaths with 11 each. Tamil Nadu (485) and Delhi (445) have a high number of confirmed cases, but a far lower percentage of casualties — 2 and 6 deaths, respectively.
Odisha is among 15 states/UTs without a single casualty so far.