On Wednesday, India reported 1.32 lakh new Covid-19 cases, with the total number of covid cases surpassing 2.8 crores.The total death toll from Covid-19 now stands at 3.35 lakhs with 3000 new deaths.
In the last 24 hours, India recorded 1,32,788 new Covid-19 cases on June 2, as per the data of the Union Health ministry. Compared to the previous day, today’s single day rise can be considered as a minor jump.
The country recorded active cases well below 20 lakhs for the second consecutive day. Number of active cases has reduced to 17,93,645 which is 6.34 percent of the total infections. The country’s Covid-19 recovery rate has paced up to 92.48 per cent.
With 20,19,773 tests conducted on Tuesday for covid detection, the total number of tests conducted in India reached 35,00,57,330.
For 20 consecutive days, the rate of daily new cases is lower than the recovery rate. 2,61,79,085 people have healed from the virus with the case fatality rate at 1.18 per cent. The last twenty four hours saw a decrease of 1,01,875 cases.
Image Credit – Japantimes Indian Prime Minister receives second dose of vaccine in New Delhi, India.