On Tuesday, a 4-year-old boy from Andhra Pradesh donated his savings of Rs 971 to Chief Minister's Relief Fund in Vijayawada.
As per news agency ANI, Hemanth, the 4-year-old boy, donated his savings of Rs 971 with which he wanted to buy a bicycle. He handed over the money to state minister Perni Venkatramaiah at YSRCP office in Tadepalli.
The death toll due to novel coronavirus rose to 114 and the number of cases in the country climbed to 4,421 on Tuesday, according to the Union Health Ministry. While the number of active COVID-19 cases stood at 3,981, as many as 325 people were cured and discharged, and one had migrated, it stated.
Maharashtra has reported the most coronavirus deaths at 45, followed by Gujarat at 12, Madhya Pradesh nine, Telangana and Delhi seven each, Punjab six and Tamil Nadu five fatalities. Karnataka registered four deaths, while West Bengal, Uttar Pradesh, Andhra Pradesh and Rajasthan have recorded three fatalities each. Two deaths each have been reported from Jammu and Kashmir and Kerala. Bihar, Himachal Pradesh and Haryana have reported one fatality each, according to the health ministry data.
(Inputs from Agencies)