New Delhi: The reported new Covid cases in India dropped to 42,640, which is the lowest in 91 days, according to the Union Health Ministry today.
The ministry also reported 1,167 deaths in the country due to coronavirus in the last 24 hours.
With this increase, the total Covid death toll has gone up to 3,89,302 while the cumulative active cases are 6,62,521.
Yesterday, the country reported 53,256 new cases, the lowest single-day Covid figure in 88 days today.
The single day deaths yesterday were 1422.
On Sunday, after 81 days, the count of fresh Covid cases in India dropped below 60,000, with 58,419 single-day cases being reported in 24 hours along with 1576 deaths.
On Saturday last, the country recorded 60,753 new Covid cases and 1,647 deaths in 24 hours.
On Friday, India recorded 62,480 new COVID19 cases and 1,587 deaths in 24 hours.
A day earlier, the country registered 67,208 new COVID-19 cases and 2,330 deaths in 24 hours.
On Wednesday, the country recorded 62,224 fresh COVID-19 cases and 2542 deaths in 24 hours.