Covid infection numbers continue to sky-rocket in India, even as the Union Health Ministry scales up the vaccination drive all over the nation. For the first time in over 5 months, the country recorded over 60,000 new cases on yesterday.
India reported 62,258 new Covid-19 cases, 30,386 recoveries, and 291 deaths in the last 24 hours, as per the Union health ministry report.
Since the first reports of the pandemic in India, the total cases have reached 1,19,08,910 and 1,12,95,023 reported recoveries. Active cases as on date stands at 4,52,647 with the cumulative Death toll at 1,61,240.
Union Health Ministry reported that 5,81,09,773 individuals have been administered the Covid Vaccine till date.