India overtakes US to become No.1 in global recoveries. The number of people who have recuperated from the novel coronavirus rose to 41,12,551. The total coronavirus cases in India have now mounted to 52,14,677, while the death toll climbed to 84,372.
According to the Central government, the coronavirus case fatality rate due to the infection has dropped to 1.62 per cent. Meanwhile, Minister of State for Health Ashwini Choubey has said that a coronavirus vaccine is likely to be available by the end of first quarter of 2021 if the advanced clinical trials of the vaccine succeed.
India’s coronavirus tally raced past 52 lakh as 96,424 more people tested positive for the novel coronavirus in a single day, according to the Union Health Ministry data.