India has recorded 3,43,144 new cases in the last 24 hours. Ten states reported 72.37% of the new cases in the same period. Maharashtra has reported the highest daily new cases at 42,582. It is followed by Kerala with 39,955 and Karnataka with 35,297 new cases.
The National Mortality Rate currently stands at 1.09%. Also, 4,000 deaths were reported in the last 24 hours. Ten states account for 72.70% of the new deaths. Maharashtra saw the maximum casualties (850). Karnataka follows with 344 daily deaths.
In another significant development, the country’s cumulative recoveries have surpassed 2 crores (2,00,79,599) today. The National Recovery Rate is 83.50% with 3,44,776 recoveries registered in the last 24 hours. It outnumbers India’s daily new Covid cases for the third time in the last four days. Ten states account for 71.16% of the new recoveries.
India’s total active caseload has decreased to 37,04,893 today. It now comprises 15.41% of the country’s total positive cases. A net decline of 5,632 cases is recorded in the active caseload in the last 24 hours. 12 States cumulatively account for 79.7% of India’s total active cases.