Coronavirus: Single day rise of 13,091 COVID-19 infections in India
With this, the total number of COVID-19 cases in the country has gone up to 3 crore 44 lakh 01 thousand 670, while the active cases have come down to 1,38,556, which is the lowest in 266 days.
New Delhi: It is going to be two years since the corona virus came in the world and even today the havoc of this pandemic is being seen. Meanwhile, the latest figures of covid-19 in India have been released by the Union Health Ministry.
Corona latest update:
As per the latest update on Thursday, India registered 13,091 new coronavirus cases in the last 24-hour period. With this, the total number of COVID-19 cases in the country has gone up to 3 crore 44 lakh 01 thousand 670, while the active cases have come down to 1,38,556, which is the lowest in 266 days.
According to the data updated at 8 am, 340 people have also died due to corona virus. With this, the death toll has increased to 4,62,189. The number of people recovering from the disease increased to 3 crore 38 lakh 00 thousand 925, while the death rate was recorded at 1.34 percent.
The daily increase in new coronavirus infections has been below 20,000 for 34 straight days and less than 50,000 daily new cases have been reported for 137 consecutive days. The ministry said that active cases comprise 0.40 per cent of the total infections, which is the lowest since March 2020, while the national COVID-19 recovery rate has been recorded at 98.25 per cent, the highest since March 2020.
A decrease of 1,127 cases has been recorded in the active COVID-19 caseload in the 24-hour period. Talking about India's COVID-19 tally, it had crossed 20 lakh cases on 7 August (2020), 30 lakh on 23 August, 40 lakh on 5 September and 50 lakh on 16 September. It had crossed 60 lakh cases on 28 September, 70 lakh cases on 11 October. 80 lakh on 29 October, 90 lakh on 20 November and crossed the one crore mark on 19 December. India had crossed the grim figure of two crore cases by May 4 and three crore on June 23.
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