Coronavirus India Live Updates: India Reports 1,150 New Cases, 83 Deaths


A reduction of 127 cases has been recorded in the active COVID-19 caseload in a span of 24 hours

New Delhi:

India reported a single-day rise of 1,150 new COVID-19 cases, taking the infection tally in the country to 4,30,34,217, while the count of active cases fell to 11,365, according to the Union Health Ministry on Saturday.

The death count due to the disease has climbed to 5,21,656 with 83 daily fatalities being reported.

The count of active cases currently comprises 0.03 per cent of the total infections, while the national COVID-19 recovery rate is at 98.76 per cent, the ministry said.

A reduction of 127 cases has been recorded in the active COVID-19 caseload in a span of 24 hours, the data showed.

Here are the LIVE updates on Coronavirus cases in India:

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Delhi Sees 160 New Covid Cases, Positivity Rises To 1.55%
Delhi on Saturday recorded 160 fresh COVID-19 cases while the positivity rate rose to 1.55 per cent, according to data shared by the city health department.

With this, the national capital’s COVID-19 caseload has increased to 18,66,102. The death count due to the viral disease remained unchanged at 26,156, the latest bulletin stated.

There has been an uptick in COVID-19 cases in Delhi over the last three days.

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