India’s total COVID-19 cases surpass 150,000-mark as death toll rises to 4,337

India’s federal health ministry Wednesday morning said that the total number of COVID-19 cases surpassed the 150,000-mark, reaching 151,767, while the latest death toll stood at 4,337.
As many as 170 new deaths and 6,387 fresh COVID-19 cases were reported during the past 24 hours, showed the ministry’s data.
“As on 8:00 a.m. (local time) Wednesday, 4,337 deaths related to novel coronavirus have been recorded in the country,” reads information released by the ministry.
On Tuesday morning the number of COVID-19 cases in the country was 145,380, and the death toll was 4,167.
According to ministry officials, so far 64,426 people have been discharged from hospitals after showing improvement.