New Delhi/IBNS: The death toll in India due to COVID-19 outbreak touched 149 on Tuesday, revealed the Ministry of Health data.
The number of COVID-19 cases in India now stands at 5,194.
The Ministry said 401 people have been cured of the infection or discharged from hospital.
Maharashtra remained the worst-hit state with 1018 cases.
Tamil Nadu stands in the second position with 690.
Believed to have originated from China, the virus has now hit different countries across the globe.