New Delhi: India on Saturday crossed the 1-crore mark as it registered 25,152 fresh coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours.
It took India 325 days to cross 1 crore cases.
The south Asian nation added 25,152 fresh infections in the last 24 hours, taking the total count to 1,00,04,599, according to the Health Ministry’s update at 8 a.m. on Dec. 19. This includes 9,550,712 recoveries and 1,45,136 fatalities. In the last 24 hours, 29,885 patients recovered and 347 have succumbed to the disease. The number of active cases in India stood at 3,08,751.
Earlier this week, 22,065 new cases were reported in a day- lowest one-day figure in five months. “Recoveries are more than 30 times the active cases (currently only 3.14% of total cases),” the Union Health Ministry said this morning.