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India creates new COVID record with 2.34 L fresh cases, 1,341 fatalities in 24 hrs

India recorded 2,34,692 new COVID cases, the highest spike ever since the pandemic began taking the total cases to over 1.45 crore. This is for the third day that per day COVID cases are crossing the 2 lakh mark. There are now 16,79,740 active cases while 1,26,71,220 people have recovered from the disease. It also saw...

India registers 1,45,384 new COVID cases, the highest single-day spike

India recorded 1,45,384 fresh COVID cases in the last 24 hours taking the total number of infections beyond the 1.32 crore mark on Saturday. The country at present has over 10 lakh active cases. 794 fatalities due to the disease were recorded in the last 24 hours taking the tally to 1,68,436. India has a...

India records 89,129 new COVID cases, the highest single-day spike in last 6 mths

India recorded 89,129 new COVID cases in the 24 hours, the highest single-day spike recorded in the last six months. The country reported 714 deaths during the same period but the high numbers were due to Maharashtra that saw a surge in fatalities on account of previously unaccounted deaths. Maharashtra reported 481 deaths on Friday...

India sees over 62,000 new COVID cases, Sachin Tendulkar among those who tested positive

India recorded 62,258 new COVID cases in the last 24 hours, the highest single-day spike this year taking the total caseload to over 1.19 crore. The country also saw 291 new COVID deaths taking the total number of fatalities to 1,61,240. Of the total deaths, 117 were in Maharashtra and 59 in Punjab. India has the...

India records biggest single-day spike of 2021, 40,953 new COVID cases in 24 hrs

India recorded 40,953 new COVID cases in the last 24 hours. The last time the country saw such a single-day surge was before November 29. India now has 1.15 crore cases. This is for the third consecutive day that the per-day cases in the country have surged past the 30,000 mark. The country also reported...

Yet another high! India records 26,291 new COVID cases

India once again recorded the highest single-day rise in COVID cases this year with 26,291 cases being reported in the last 24 hours. The country’s tally now stands at 1,13,85,339 while the total fatalities have touched 1,58,725. India recorded 118 more fatalities in the last 24 hours. It has 2,19,262 active cases which are 1.93% of...

Another high! India records over 25k new COVID cases

India recorded 25,320 COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours, another new high in per day cases this year. The country also saw 161 new fatalities taking the total death toll to 1,58,607. The 161 new fatalities include 88 from Maharashtra, 22 from Punjab, and 12 from Kerala. India has an active caseload of 2,10,544...

24,882 new COVID cases in a day, highest to be reported this year in India!

India recorded 24,882 new COVID cases in the last 24 hours, the highest to be recorded this year so far. With this, the total tally of cases in the country has touched 1.13 crore. The country also saw 140 new deaths due to the disease taking the total fatality to 1,58,446. India has 2,02,022 active...

12,143 new COVID cases, India begins drive for second shot of vaccine

India recorded 12,143 new COVID cases on Saturday taking the total tally to 10,892,746. The overall fatality touched over 1.55 lakh with 103 new deaths. India’s recovery rate is 97.32%, one of the highest in the world with total recoveries at 10,600,625. The mortality rate stands at 1.43%. As of now, the country has a...

India reaches per day vaccination target of 3 lakh, 14 lakh people covered so far

India has so far covered 14 lakh people under its COVID-vaccination drive. The country’s vaccination drive began on January 6. For the first time on Friday, India reached its set target of vaccination of over three lakh people per day, Union Health Ministry’s data showed. The average number of vaccinations per day during the past...

COVID cases in India cross 1 crore mark

India on Saturday crossed over one crore COVID cases in the country, next to the US which crossed the mark last month. 25,152 fresh infections were reported in the last 24 hours taking the tally to 1,00,04,599. Government data said 347 deaths were recorded in the country during the same time taking the fatalities to...

India’s COVID-19 tally crosses 66.23 lakh, death toll at 1.02 lakh

The health ministry on Monday informed that 74,442 fresh cases of COVID-19 have been reported in India in the past 24 hours. The addition of the fresh cases has taken the COVID-19 case tally to 66.23 lakh. So far, the biggest single-day surge of 97,894 COVID-19 cases was reported in India on September 17. The...