ndia’s coronavirus tally on Friday rose to 99,79,447 after the country registered 22,890 cases in the last 24 hours, Union health ministry data showed. The death toll climbed by 338 to 1,44,789.
Meanwhile, the World Health Organization said that China will welcome an international team of experts which is scheduled to travel to the country in January to investigate the animal origins of the coronavirus.
Globally, the coronavirus has infected more than 7.48 crore people and killed over 16.60 lakh, according to the Johns Hopkins University. Over 4.22 crore people have recovered from the infection.