Mumbai: According to data from the Union Ministry of Health, India’s COVID-19 caseload has crossed 1.06 crore with 15,223 new infections in a single day updated on Thursday, while the recovery has gone up to 1,02,65,706.
Total cases have increased to 1,06,10,883. The death toll rose to 1,52,869 with 151 daily new deaths, updated at 8 am.
The number of people suffering from the disease has increased to 1,02,65,706, increasing the recovery rate of the national COVID-19 to 96.75 per cent. The COVID-19 case fatality rate is 1.44 per cent.
COVID-19 active caseload remained below 2 lakhs. The country has 1,92,308 active coronavirus infections, comprising 1.81 per cent of the total caseload, the data said.
India’s COVID-19 Tally crossed the 20-lakh mark on 7 August, 30-lakh on 23 August, 40-lakh on 5 September and 50 lakh on 16 September. It crossed 60 lakhs on 28 September, crossing the 70-lakh mark on 11 October. On 29 October, 0 lakh, on 20 November, 90 lakh and on 19 December crossed the mark of one crore.
According to the ICMR, 18,93,47,782 samples have been tested as of 20 January, while 7,80,835 samples have been tested on Wednesday.