Coronavirus LIVE: India's recovery rate crosses 95%; among highest globally
Coronavirus live updates: At 1,886,807, Maharashtra has the highest number of coronavirus cases, followed by Karnataka 902,240, Andhra Pradesh 875,500, Tamil Nadu 800,029, and Kerala 672,037
Health workers collect swab samples from COVID suspected people at Anand Vihar bus terminal, in New Delhi
Coronavirus update: On Monday, India reported a significant drop of 22,065 in the number of fresh Covid-19 cases. Its case tally now stands at 9,912,054. The country's death toll has mounted to 143,802. With 1,886,807 cases, Maharashtra has the highest number of coronavirus cases, followed by Karnataka 902,240, Andhra Pradesh 875,500, Tamil Nadu 800,029, and Kerala 672,037. Delhi reported 1,376 fresh cases on Monday, the lowest in over three-and-a-half months, even as the death toll mounted to 10,074 with 60 more fatalities.
The Union health ministry on Tuesday said 29,000 cold chain points, 240 walk-in coolers, 70 walk-in freezers, 45,000 ice-lined refrigerators, 41,000 deep freezers and 300 solar refrigerators will be used for Covid-19 vaccine storage.
World coronavirus update: The global tally of coronavirus cases stands at 73,358,079. While 51,497,069 have recovered, 1,631,427 have died so far. The US, the worst-hit country, has 16,934,817 cases, and 308,009 have died from the disease there. It is followed by India, which has 9,906,507 cases, Brazil (6,929,409), Russia (2,681,256), France (2,379,915).
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