India’s new cases of the coronavirus infection reached a record high on Sunday, with the Union Health Ministry saying 24,850 new cases were identified in the 24 hours since 8 am on Saturday.
India’s COVID-19 tally touched 6,73,165 cases today, including 24,850 cases reported in 24 hours.
This is the highest number of cases reported in a single day.
The death toll rose to 19268 with 613 new fatalities in 24 hours, according to data released from the Union Health Ministry today morning.
The number of recoveries currently stands at 4,09,082, including 14,856 declared cured in the past 24 hours.
The recovery rate currently stands at 60.76%. There are 2,44,814 active cases of the novel coronavirus currently in the country. The gap between recovered patients and active cases stands at 1,64,268.