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.
The highest-ever single-day spike, India on Sunday morning reported an increase of 6,767 new coronavirus positive cases in the past 24 hours. With the new number of coronavirus positive cases, the country’s total tally has now climbed to 131,868.
In the past 24 hours, the number of recovered and casualties in India has also increased. Out of the 131,868 total number of coronavirus cases in the country, 54,441 people have recovered from Covid-19 infection, while 3,867 have succumbed to it.
Sixteen more people tested COVID-19 positive in Tripura.
996 samples have been tested today in Tripura for COVID-19. Among them 16 persons found COVID19 POSITIVE.
All of them have returned from Maharashtra.
Confirming about the new cases registered in the state, Tripura chief minister Biplab Kumar Deb tweeted “996 samples have been tested today in Tripura for COVID-19. Among them 16 persons found COVID19 POSITIVE. All of them have returned from Maharashtra. They have been admitted to hospital. Requesting all travellers to follow the quarantine instructions & co-operate with Govt”.