India has recorded 3,29,942 new cases in the last 24 hours. Ten states reported 69.88% of the new cases during the same period. Karnataka has reported the highest daily new cases at 39,305. It is followed by Maharashtra with 37,236 while Tamil Nadu reported 28,978 new cases.
The country’s total active caseload has dipped to 37,15,221 today. It now comprises 16.16% of the country’s total positive cases. A net decline of 30,016 cases recorded from the total active caseload in the last 24 hours for the first time after two months (61 days). Also, 13 states cumulatively account for 82.68% of India’s total active cases.
The National Mortality Rate currently stands at 1.09%. Also, 3,876 deaths were reported in the last 24 hours.
Ten States account for 73.09% of the new deaths. Karnataka saw the maximum casualties (596). Maharashtra follows with 549 daily deaths.