India records 38,353 new Covid cases, 497 deaths

at 10:47 am
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New Delhi: India recorded 38,353 fresh COVID-19 cases and 497 deaths in the last 24 hours, the Union Health Ministry said today.

With this increase, the cumulative death toll has gone up to 4,29,179 while the total active cases are 3,86,351, the lowest in 140 days, it said.

Nearly 40,013 patients have recovered in the last 24 hrs, taking the total number of recoveries to 3,12,20,981, the Health Ministry said.

Yesterday, the country recorded 28,204 Covid cases in 24 hours, which is the lowest in 147 days.

On Monday, the country recorded 35,499 COVID-19 cases and 447 deaths in 24 hours.

On Sunday, the country recorded 39,070 COVID-19 cases and 491 deaths in 24 hours.

On Saturday last, the country recorded 38,628 COVID-19 cases and 617 deaths in 24 hours.

On Friday last, the country recorded 44,643 COVID-19 cases and 464 deaths in 24 hours.

On Thursday, the country recorded 42,982 COVID-19 cases and 533 deaths in 24 hours.