Covid LIVE: Delhi records zero fatality, 2nd time since onset of 2nd wave
The number of people who have recuperated from the disease has surged to 30,503,166, while the case fatality rate stands at 1.34 per cent
BS Web Team |
Last Updated at July 24, 2021 22:16 IST
India's tally of Covid-19 infections rose by 39,097 in a day to reach 31,332,159, while 546 more people succumbed to the viral disease during the same period taking the death toll to 420,016 on Saturday, according to Union Health Ministry data.
The number of active cases in the country has increased to 408,977, accounting for 1.34 per cent of the total caseload while the national Covid-19 recovery rate stood at 97.35 per cent, the data updated at 8 am showed.
Meanwhile, the overall global Covid-19 caseload has topped 193.1 million, while the deaths have surged to more than 4.14 million and vaccinations soared to over 3.78 billion, according to the Johns Hopkins University.
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