India today recorded the biggest single-day spike of 5,611 Covid-19 cases, with the total infections reaching 1,06,750, including 3,303 deaths, Union Health Ministry figures revealed.
The death toll increased to 3,303 as 140 people passed away on Tuesday. The fatality rate in India is relatively low at 3%. Maharashtra saw 76 fatalities in last 24 hours, the highest in a single day.
There were 61,149 active patients in India, according to ministry of health and family welfare. On the brighter side, the recovery rate was improved. At least 39% of the total coronavirus patients — 42,298 people have so far been cured from the disease.
Tripura on Tuesday registered Four more COVID19 positive cases.
Confirming this, Tripura chief minister Biplab Kumar Deb said ” 850 samples have been tested for COVID19 today and among them 4 persons found POSITIVE. All four COVID19 patients have returned from Chennai and are now under treatment. We are committed to ensure your safety. Stay safe”.