India records 27,071 new COVID-19 cases

 

New Delhi: India's COVID-19 caseload crossed the 98,84,000-mark on Monday, while the number of people who have recuperated from the disease reached 93,88,159, pushing the national recovery rate to 94.98 per cent, according to the Union Health Ministry data.

The total coronavirus cases mounted to 98,84,100 with 27,071 new infections being reported in a day, while the death toll climbed to 1,43,355 with 336 new fatalities, the data updated at 8 am showed.

The active COVID-19 caseload continues to remain below the 5 lakh-mark.

There are 3,52,586 active coronavirus infections in the country which comprises 3.57 per cent of the total caseload, the data stated. 

The number of people who have recuperated from the disease surged to 93,88,159 pushing the national recovery rate to 94.98 per cent, while the COVID-19 case fatality rate stands at 1.45 per cent.

 

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