Covid-19 death toll rises to 75, cases rise to 3,072

NEW DELHI: The number of new cases crossed the 3,000 mark on Saturday after 525 new infections were reported, the highest in a 24-hour span, across the country, while 13 new deaths brought the death toll to 75, said the health ministry. .

The number of active cases is 2,784, while 212 people were cured or discharged and one had emigrated.

The death toll rose to 75 after 13 deaths were reported in the past 24 hours, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 3,072, including 57 foreign nationals, according to ministry data.