COVID-19 caseload in India crosses 75-lakh mark

New Delhi: The number of new coronavirus infections reported daily in India dropped below 60,000 , while the number of new fatalities registered across the country dipped below 600 almost after three months, the Union Health Ministry data stated on Monday.

The total cases mounted to 75,50,273 with 55,722 infections being reported in a day.

The death toll climbed to 1,14,610 with 579 fatalities being registered in a span of 24 hours,the data updated at 8 am showed.

On October 13, India had last registered daily cases below 60,000.

The active cases of coronavirus infection remained below 8 lakh for the third consecutive day. Desk: Asianet Online