Mumbai: India reported 9,309 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours, with the cumulative count of virus-infected people in the country reaching 1,08,80,603, reported to the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Friday.
Apart from new cases, 15,858 were recovered in the country in the same period, the ministry said. The total count includes 1,35,926 active cases and 1,05,89,230 recoveries.
The death toll of COVID-19 has reached 1,55,447, 87 people died of the virus in the last 24 hours. So far 75,05,010 COVID-19 vaccines have been administered in the country.
The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) said on Wednesday that a total of 20,40,23,840 samples were tested till 10 February. Of these, 6,99,185 samples were tested on Wednesday.