India reported the highest-ever daily spike of 6,767 cases of Covid-19 today as the total number of coronavirus cases jumped to 1.31 lakh.
- India recorded the highest number of 6,767 new COVID-19 cases during the last 24 hours
- The death toll due to coronavirus has climbed to 3,867, the Union health ministry said
According to the latest update from the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in India has increased to 1,31,868.
The death toll in India due to the novel coronavirus pandemic has risen to 3,867 after 147 more fatalities were recorded.
India has a total of 73,560 active cases, 54,440 cured and discharged patients, and 3,867 deaths due to coronavirus. India’s recovery rate stands at around 41.28% so far.
India is the 11th most-affected country right now, but its tally of active cases exceeds those of some top-ten countries including Spain, Italy, Germany, Turkey, and Iran. Also, given its high daily average of the past few days, India is fast approaching the overall tally of Iran, which is the tenth most affected in the world at present with nearly 1.33 lakh cases.
The US has the world’s highest number of cases and deaths at 1,622,605 and 97,087, respectively.