India records 26,115 new covid infections, active cases most affordable in 184 days


New Delhi: India included 26,115 new cases of coronavirus infection taking the total tally to 3,35,04,534, while the active cases decreased to 3,09,575, the most affordable in 184 days, according to the Union Health Ministry data upgraded on Tuesday.

The death toll climbed up to 4,45,385 with 252 fresh casualties, according to the data upgraded at 8 am.

The active cases comprise 0.92 per cent of the overall infections, while the nationwide COVID-19 healing rate was recorded at 97.75 per cent, the ministry stated.

A decrease of 8,606 cases has actually been tape-recorded in the active COVID-19 caseload in a span of 24 hr.

India’s COVID-19 tally had crossed the 20-lakh mark on August 7, 2020, 30 lakh on August 23, 40 lakh on September 5 and 50 lakh on September 16. It went previous 60 lakh on September 28, 70 lakh on October 11, crossed 80 lakh on October 29, 90 lakh on November 20 and went beyond the one-crore mark on December 19.

India crossed the grim turning point of two crore on May 4 and three crore on June 23.

Published at Mon, 20 Sep 2021 23:48:47 -0500