India’s COVID-19 caseload went past 66 lakh, while the number of people who have recuperated from the disease surged to 55,86,703 pushing the recovery rate to 84.34%, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on Monday.
The total coronavirus cases mounted to 66,23,815 with 74,442 people testing positive for the infection in a day, while the death toll climbed to 1,02,685 with the virus claiming 903 lives in a span of 24 hours,the data updated at 8 a.m. showed.
There are 9,34,427 active cases of coronavirus infection in the country which comprises 14.11% of the total caseload, the data stated. The COVID-19 case fatality was recorded at 1.55%. – PTI