New Delhi: India has recorded 12,516 new cases of the novel coronavirus In the last 24 hours, including 501 deaths as a result of the infection. According to data released by the Union Health Ministry on Friday, the country saw 13,155 discharges in the last 24 hours, bringing the entire recovery rate to roughly 98.25 percent, the highest since March 2020, and total recoveries data to 3,38,14,080.
According to ministry data, the number of current COVID-19 cases in India has dropped to 1,37,416, which is seen as the lowest in 267 days. The country's total death toll today stands at 4,62,690. The first death from the COVID epidemic was recorded in India in March 2020.
Meanwhile, on Thursday, Kerala state reported 7,224 new coronavirus infections and 419 deaths, bringing the total number of cases to 50,42,082 and fatalities to 35,040. Since Wednesday, 7,638 more persons have recovered from the virus, bringing the overall number of recoveries to 49,36,791 and the number of active cases to 69,625, according to an official press release.