COVID-19 tally in India crosses 56-lakh mark


India’s COVID-19 caseload went past?56 lakh with?83,347 infections being reported in a day, while over 45 lakh people have recovered from the disease,?according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on Wednesday

The national recovery rate stands at 81.25 per cent

The coronavirus caseload surged to?56,46,010, while the?death toll climbed to 90,020?with 1,085 people succumbing to the disease in a span of 24 hours,?the data updated at 8 am showed

The total recoveries surged to?45,87,613 in the country so far.?

The COVID-19?case?fatality rate due to the coronavirus infection has dropped to 1.59 per cent

There are?9,68,377?active cases of coronavirus infection in the country which comprises 17.15?per cent of the total caseload, the data stated

India’s COVID-19 tally had crossed the 20-lakh mark on August 7, 30 lakh on August 23, 40 lakh on September 5 and?and it went past?50 lakh on September 16

According to the ICMR, a?cumulative total of 6,62,79,462 samples have been tested up to?September 22 with 9,53,683 samples being tested on Tuesday.

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