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India Logs 63 New Coronavirus Cases, No Fatalities Reported

According to the Union Health Ministry, India logged 63 new coronavirus infections, while the active cases have dipped to 1,910 from 1,925

Active Covid Cases In Country Dip To 1,910
The Covid case tally stood at 4.49 crore (4,49,93,543) while the national COVID-19 recovery rate has been recorded at 98.81 per cent

New Delhi: India logged 63 new coronavirus infections, while the active cases have dipped to 1,910 from 1,925, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on Monday (June 17). The death toll was recorded at 5,31,896, the data updated at 8 am stated. The Covid case tally stood at 4.49 crore (4,49,93,543) while the national COVID-19 recovery rate has been recorded at 98.81 per cent, the ministry said.

The death toll was recorded at 5,31,896, the data updated at 8 am stated. The Covid case tally stood at 4.49 crore (4,49,93,543) while the national COVID-19 recovery rate has been recorded at 98.81 per cent, the ministry said.

India has recorded 90 new coronavirus infections while the active cases have dipped to 1,925, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on Sunday (June 18). The death toll was recorded at 5,31,895 with two deaths reconciled by Kerala, the data updated at 8 am stated.

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The number of people who have recuperated from the disease surged to 4,44,59,660, while 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.

Other side, Mumbai recorded 19 fresh coronavirus cases and zero fatalities, the health department said in a bulletin. With the new additions, the state’s COVID-19 tally rose to 81,69,654 and the death toll to 1,48,553.

Whereas Maharashtra is now left with 142 active cases. Currently, the dominant variant of COVID is Omicron XBB.1.16 and a total of 1,685 cases were found to be infected with this variant. A total of 19 fatalities occurred in the cases of this variant, the bulletin said.

Mumbai reported seven fresh cases. The health department said 23 people recovered from the coronavirus infection in the last 24 hours in Maharashtra, taking the cumulative recoveries to 80,20,959. The recovery rate in the state is 98.18 per cent.

A total of 5,316 tests were conducted in the state in the last 24 hours, taking the cumulative number of samples tested so far to 8,72,68,776.

The COVID-19 figures in Maharashtra are as follows: Fresh cases 19; total cases 81,69,654, fresh fatalities nil, overall toll 1,48,553, active cases 142, recoveries 80,20,959, tests 8,72,68,776.

According to the ministry’s website, 220.66 crore doses of Covid vaccine have been administered in the country so far under the nationwide inoculation drive.

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

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