India Covid19 case records new high with 3,86,452 new infection, 3498 deaths in 24 hrs


New Delhi:  The surge in the COVID-19 cases continues to affect India as the country records 3,86,452 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours. This is the highest single-day spike in the cases since the pandemic began last year.

According to the Union Health Ministry, as many as 3498 deaths and 2,97,540 recoveries were also recorded in the last 24 hours.

Total active cases of the infection in India have now mounted to 31,70,228.

The cumulative count of the COVID-19 has gone up to 1,87,62,976, while as many as 2,08,330 people have succumbed to the disease so far. A total of 1,53,84,418 people have recovered from the disease till now.

The total doses of the COVID-19 vaccine administered stand at 15,22,45,179, informed the Health Ministry.