India registers 8,439 new Covid cases, 195 deaths

at 11:36 am
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New Delhi: India registered 8,439 fresh Covid cases and 195 fatalities in the last 24 hours, the Union Health Ministry said today.

With this, the cumulative death toll across the country has reached 4,73,952 while the country’s active cases now stand at 93,733.

Around 9,525 patients have recovered in the last 24 hours, taking the cumulative tally of recovered patients to 3,40,89,137.

The vaccination figure has reached 1,29,54,19,975 across the country with inoculating 73,62,000 beneficiaries in the last 24 hours, the ministry said.

Yesterday, the country reported 6,822 fresh Covid cases, the lowest single-day figure in 558 days and 220 deaths in 24 hours.

The country reported 8,306 fresh single-day Covid cases and 211 deaths in 24 hours, a day earlier.

A day prior to that, the Ministry reported a big jump in single-day Covid fatalities, with 2796 deaths being reported from across the country on Sunday.

The death figure during the previous 24 hours was 415.

According to the Union Health Ministry, 8,895 fresh Covid cases were registered in the previous 24 hours and the total active cases stood at 99,155.