India reports 14,623 new COVID cases, 197 deaths, active cases most affordable in 229 days

India reports 14,623 brand-new COVID cases, 197 deaths, active cases least expensive in 229 days


< img src="https://timesnewsnow.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/RIrYyf.jpeg" class="ff-og-image-inserted" > New Delhi: India logged 14,623 brand-new coronavirus infections, taking the overall tally of COVID-19 cases to 3,41,08,996, while the active cases declined to 1,78,098, the most affordable in 229 days, according to the Union Health Ministry information upgraded on Wednesday.

The death toll reached 4,52,651 with 197 fresh deaths, according to the data updated at 8 am.

The daily increase in new coronavirus infections has been listed below 30,000 for 26 straight days and less than 50,000 day-to-day brand-new cases have been reported for 115 consecutive days now.

The active cases make up 0.52 per cent of the total infections, the most affordable given that March 2020, while the nationwide COVID-19 healing rate was tape-recorded at 98.15 percent, the greatest considering that March 2020, the ministry said.

A decrease of 5,020 cases has actually been tape-recorded in the active COVID-19 caseload in a span of 24 hr.

India’s COVID-19 tally had actually 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 passed by 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.

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

Released at Tue, 19 Oct 2021 23:38:48 -0500