India reports 14,199 new COVID-19 cases

New Delhi: With 14,199 fresh cases, India's COVID-19 tally has climbed to 1,10,05,850, while the number of recoveries has surged to 1,06,99,410, the Union Health ministry said on Monday.

The death count due to the viral disease has gone up to 1,56,385 in the country with 83 more fatalities reported in a 24-hour period, the ministry's data updated at 8 am showed.

There are 1,50,055 active cases of coronavirus infections in the country which comprises 1.36 per cent of the total caseload, the data stated.

The active Covid-19 cases caseload topped 1.5 lakh after 17 days. 

The health ministry stressed that more than 70 per cent of the deaths occurred due to comorbidities. Asianet Online