New Delhi: India reported a dip in fresh COVID cases but the fatalities due to the pandemic saw an increase.
Yesterday, the government reported 18,454 fresh cases being registered against 14,623 recorded during the previous day.
The government yesterday also reported 160 deaths during the previous 24 hours, raising the total tally of fatalities to 4,52,811.
With fresh fatalities, the total toll has gone up to 4,53,042.
The active caseload stood at 1,75,745.
On Wednesday, the government said 14,623 new COVID-19 cases and 197 deaths were reported in the previous 24 hours.
The government on Monday also reported 166 Covid deaths in a span of 24 hours.