The number of coronavirus cases in India is very close to 4,00,000 mark.
The country nears this grim milestone as a result of the spike in the number of cases in the last few days.
Latest Update India reports 15,413 new cases, 306 deaths in past 24 hours India reports 15,413 new cases and 306 deaths in 24 hours.
This is the highest single-day rise in infections so far. The country now has 4,10,461 cases and the toll stood at 13,254
In fact, the latest 1,00,000 infections in the country have been recorded in just eight days.
This is lower than the 10 days it took for the previous 1,00,000 infections and 15 days for the 1,00,000 cases before that mark.
India saw a new 24-hour record in the number of Covid-19 cases, taking the total number of cases to 4.10 lakh. Around 15,400 of these were reported on Saturday. The country’s death toll from the pandemic also cross 13,000.