New Delhi: The Covid-19 pandemic in India continued to grow with a total of 1,25,101, while the death toll climbed to 3,720.
Coronavirus in India grew by the highest number yet on Friday when as many as 6,654 cases were detected across the country.
In the last 24 hours, 6,654 fresh cases have been recorded across India, taking the total tally to 1,25,101. Of which active cases are 69,597, cured patients are 51,783 and 3,720 succumbed to the infection
Maharashtra had on Friday 2,940 new coronavirus patients on Friday, the highest one-day spike so far, taking the overall tally in the state to 44,582. Mumbai accounted for 1,751 of the new cases.
The Union Health Ministry has said the Covid-19 fatality rate has dropped from 3.13 per cent to 3.02 per cent, and the authorities involved in tackling the viral infection are concentrating on containment measures and clinical management of cases.