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Coronavirus Outbreak

India Logs 106 Fresh Coronavirus Cases, One Patients Succumbs To The Virus

The number of people who have recovered from the disease surged to 4,44,59,226 and the case fatality rate was recorded at 1.18 per cent

India Logs 95 Fresh Coronavirus Cases, No Fatalities Reported In The Last 24 Hours
The Covid case tally was recorded at 4.49 crore.

New Delhi: India has recorded 106 new coronavirus infections in the last 24 hours, while the active cases have dipped to 2,067, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on Thursday (June 15). The death toll was recorded at 5,31,893 with one death being reported from Chhattisgarh in the last 24 hours, the data updated at 8 am stated.

The Covid case tally was recorded at 4.49 crore.

The national COVID-19 recovery rate has been recorded at 98.81 per cent, the ministry said. The number of people who have recovered from the disease surged to 4,44,59,226 and the case fatality rate was recorded at 1.18 per cent. According to the ministry’s website, 220.66 crore doses of Covid vaccine have been administered in the country so far under the nationwide vaccination drive.

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Mumbai reported five new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours, taking the overall tally to 11,63,890, while no fresh death linked to the infection was reported in the metropolis, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) said.

A civic body bulletin said the death toll remained unchanged at 19,773.

On Tuesday, the city had logged eight cases and zero fatality. As per the bulletin, 827 tests were conducted in the city, taking their cumulative count to 1,88,86,722.

The number of recovered patients reached 11,44,070 after nine more persons recuperated from the viral infection in the last 24 hours, it said. The city is now left with 47 active COVID-19 cases, the BMC said.

(This story has not been edited by NDTV staff and is published from a syndicated feed.)

NDTV – Dettol have been working towards a clean and healthy India since 2014 via the Banega Swachh India initiative, which is helmed by Campaign Ambassador Amitabh Bachchan. The campaign aims to highlight the inter-dependency of humans and the environment, and of humans on one another with the focus on One Health, One Planet, One Future – Leaving No One Behind. It stresses on the need to take care of, and consider, everyone’s health in India – especially vulnerable communities – theLGBTQ population,indigenous people, India’s different tribes, ethnic and linguistic minorities, people with disabilities, migrants, geographically remote populations, gender and sexual minorities. In wake of the currentCOVID-19 pandemic, the need for WASH (Water,SanitationandHygiene) is reaffirmed as handwashing is one of the ways to prevent Coronavirus infection and other diseases. The campaign will continue to raise awareness on the same along with focussing on the importance of nutrition and healthcare for women and children, fightmalnutrition, mental wellbeing, self care, science and health,adolescent health & gender awareness. Along with the health of people, the campaign has realised the need to also take care of the health of the eco-system. Our environment is fragile due to human activity, which is not only over-exploiting available resources, but also generating immense pollution as a result of using and extracting those resources. The imbalance has also led to immense biodiversity loss that has caused one of the biggest threats to human survival – climate change. It has now been described as a “code red for humanity.” The campaign will continue to cover issues likeair pollution,waste management,plastic ban,manual scavengingand sanitation workers andmenstrual hygiene. Banega Swasth India will also be taking forward the dream of Swasth Bharat, the campaign feels that only a Swachh or clean India wheretoiletsare used andopen defecation free (ODF)status achieved as part of the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan launched byPrime Minister Narendra Modiin 2014, can eradicate diseases like diahorrea and the country can become a Swasth or healthy India.

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