The country now has 2,64,944 active cases out of the total that have been reported till date. Yesterday, the tally breached the 7-lakh mark and even the death toll went beyond 20,000. The total number of deaths that have been reported so far has increased to 20,642.
India reported 22,752 new cases in the last 24 hours. This is the sixth day in a row since the country recorded over 20,000 new cases.
The recoveries have increased to 4,56,831. The total recovery rate of the nation now stands at 61.5%. According to data from the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, 2,62,679 tests were conducted on Monday.
India reported 22,752 coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours, taking the total so far to 7,42,417, government data shows. The number of death has risen to 20,642 with 482 deaths in the last 24 hours. A total of 4,56,831 have recovered and the recovery rate is 61.53 per cent.