India recorded 12,584 new cases of coronavirus, rock bottom in around seven months, taking the country’s COVID-19 caseload to 1,04,79,179, consistent with the Union Health Ministry data updated on Tuesday.
The price increased to 1,51,327 with 167 daily new fatalities, the info updated at 8 am showed.
The number of individuals who have recuperated from the disease surged to 1,01,11,294 pushing the national COVID-19 recovery rate to 96.49 per cent, while the COVID-19 case deathrate stands at 1.44 per cent.
The COVID-19 active caseload remained below 3 lakh.
There are 2,16,558 active coronavirus infections within the country which comprises 2.07 per cent of the entire caseload, the info stated.
India’s COVID-19 tally had crossed the 20-lakh mark on August 7, 30 lakh on August 23, 40 lakh on September 5 and 50 lakh on September 16. It went past 60 lakh on September 28, 70 lakh on October 11, crossed 80 lakh on October 29, 90 lakh on November 20 and surpassed the one-crore mark on December 19.
According to the ICMR, 18,26,52,887 samples are tested up to January 11 with 8,97,056 samples being tested on Monday.
The 167 new fatalities include 40 from Maharashtra, 20 from Kerala, 16 from West Bengal , 15 from Chhattisgarh and 13 from Delhi.
A total of 151327 deaths are reported thus far within the country including 50,101 from Maharashtra followed by 12,228 from Tamil Nadu, 12,144 from Karnataka, 10,691 from Delhi, 9,957 from West Bengal, 8,504 from Uttar Pradesh, 7,131 from Andhra Pradesh and 5,447 from Punjab.