- Newdelhi: The daily increase in covid19 in the country has crossed 3.5 lakh. The health ministry estimates that 3,52,991 people were diagnosed with the disease in 24 hours. 2812 deaths have also been confirmed. The number of patients in the country has crossed 28 lakh. At present, the central government estimates that 28,13,658 people are in treatment. As the number of patients increased, the cure rate dropped again. At present the cure rate is 83.05%. Just before the second wave, it was 96 percent. Meanwhile, tech giants Google and Microsoft have come forward to offer help to India. Google and its employees have offered Rs 135 crore. CEO Sundar Pichai said the crisis in India was disturbing. Funds will be transferred through Give India, UNICEF and other voluntary organizations. Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella tweeted that India’s situation is heartbreaking. Nadella said Microsoft would use all its resources to stand by India in the face of the crisis.